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Financial Technologies Innovation Contest Briefing - Cardiff

The Knowledge Transfer Network

Thursday, 5 March 2015 from 10:30 to 14:00 (GMT)

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The IC tomorrow Financial Technologies Innovation Contest will offer a total of £175k to businesses to encourage innovation within Financial Technologies. Through a range of challenges, including themes of Education, Cyber Security, Transactions, Personal Finance Management, Compliance and Regulation, IC tomorrow are looking for innovative proposals from companies with digital solutions relevant to these themes within the financial sector.

Winners will not only benefit from contest funding but will have an exclusive opportunity to collaborate with one of our global contest challenge partners, which include Money Advice Service and Experian, Lloyds Banking Group, American Express, Accenture, and the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS).

We aim to see unique solutions with potential appeal to a broad commercial market, successful applicants will then be expected to trial their proposed solutions with their industry partners for a minimum duration of 3 months. The Cardiff briefing event will give applicants the chance to find out more about the contest process, gain helpful hints and tips on applying as well as allowing network opportunities with other businesses in the growing Cardiff tech community.

For those that are not able to attend the Cardiff briefing event, we are holding further briefing events in London, Edinburgh & Belfast and you will also be able to access our live webinar from the London briefing event.


The contest will open in March 2015.


10.30 - Registration

11.00 - Welcome and application process

11.45 - CHALLENGE 1, Personal financial management. Partner: Money Advice Service and Experian

12.00 - CHALLENGE 2, Cyber security. Partner: Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS)

12.15 - CHALLENGE 3, Consumer financial literacy Partner: Lloyds Banking Group

12.30 - CHALLENGE 4, Hyper-local transactions Partner: American Express

12.45 - CHALLENGE 5, Compliance and regulation Partner: Accenture Innovation Lab

13.00 - Close and networking



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Market Road
CF5 1QE Cardiff
United Kingdom

Thursday, 5 March 2015 from 10:30 to 14:00 (GMT)

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