9 months
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Die Konferenz neigt sich dem Ende zu ...

... und wir bedanken uns bei einem Saal voller spannender Personen aus der Schweizer und der internationalen Fintech-Szene. Es war ein wunderbarer Tag mit interessanten Keynotes, Diskussionen und neuen und alten Bekanntschaften.

Wir hoffen, mit euch in der Lobby mit einem Bier anzustossen und wünschen noch einen schönen Abend. Hoffentlich bis im nächsten Jahr!

 

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9 months
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Showtime - Fintech's on Stage

Was wir jetzt zu hören kriegen, kommt direkt aus den Mündern von jungen Unternehmern.

Mit dabei sind:

  • Andy Siemers von Lend

  • Michael Sittek von IDnow

  •  Die Jungs von payMotion (die Gewinner des SIX-Hackathons vom vergangenen Wochenende
9 months
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Es ist wieder Networking-Zeit

Nach einer kurzen Pause biegen wir auf die Zielgerade ein: Es folgt noch eine Diskussion über Fintech all over the World und dann dürfen die Gewinner des SIX-Hackathons ihre Produkte vorstellen. Ich würde meinen, das ist ein würdiges Schlussprogramm. 

9 months
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Und jetzt Thomas Wüst: Innovation with speed – how to sprint from an initial idea to real digital value

Thomas is founder and owner of ti&m, the innovative Swiss IT service provider, agile change and innovation company and leader in digital transformations. He holds a degree in information science from ETH in Zurich and has a long track record in IT-Consulting, Software Engineering and Project Management. Prior to founding ti&m in 2005 he held the position of CEO Switzerland for sd&m and was heading the Business Unit Software Engineering in a major Swiss IT-Consulting company. As a successful entrepreneur and passionate software engineer he is mainly interested in innovations and how to create an environment to foster them. Agility, creativity and speed of delivery are the guiding principles of his work. 
 

9 months
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Jetzt auf der Bühne: Michael Stemmle mit der Präsentation "iTunes for Wealth Management"

Long-term consulting activity with a focus on the development and implementation of business, sales and distribution strategies for the financial and insurance industries. Michael is founder and CEO of additiv AG. The company develops and implements digital innovations and business models for financial services companies - tailor-made and turnkey. 
 

9 months
ago

Wo liegt eigentlich die Schweiz auf der Fintech-Karte?

Nach der letztjährigen Konferenz machte der Konsens die Runde, dass sich in der Schweiz etwas bewegt bezüglich Fintech - es aber noch einiges schneller gehen könnte, damit unser Land nicht den internationalen Anschluss verliert. 

Wie sieht es ein Jahr später aus? Andreas Iten, Managing Director der SIX, zeigt uns, wo die Schweiz auf der Fintech-Karte liegt. 

Andreas Iten ist Managing Director bei SIX und in der Rolle als CIO für den Geschäftsbereich Financial Information zuständig. Zusätzlich ist Andreas Executive Sponsor des SIX Technology Incubator und somit für die technische Innovationsfähigkeit von SIX zuständig. Seine Affinität zu Fintech hat er bereits in einem des ersten Internet Trading Plattform Projekte im Jahr 2000 entdeckt.
 

9 months
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Was müssen Unternehmen tun, um mit den Fintechs mithalten zu können?

Um diese Frage geht es in der nächsten Keynote von Hanspeter Wolf, dem Gründer und CEO der Appway AG.

Hanspeter founded Appway in 2003 with the vision to establish software at the core of business. Since Appway started as a micro-multinational, it has enabled companies to enter a new era of digital connectedness, customer service, and support. Wolf has been the driving force behind the company’s stellar growth, believing the convergence of business and technology should be cohesive and ongoing. This approach is the cornerstone to Wolf’s conviction that businesses are only as valuable as their latest release.

9 months
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Es geht weiter: How Innovation changes the Financial Services Industry

Die beiden Herren Garfinkel und Greif von der PWC eröffnen den Nachmittag der diesjährigen Finance 2.0 -Konferenz mit einer Präsentation. Ihr Thema: Wie Innovationen die Finanzwelt verändern. 

Haskell is the co-founder of PwC's FinTech practice. He focuses on working with incumbent financial services players seeking to understand and adopt innovative financial services technologies and emergent business models. In addition, he specializes in driving value for startups and new market entrants by helping them scale their products and solutions through PwC's global network. Haskell brings over 15 years of previous experience to this role in with working with numerous financial and non-financial services players in the design and launch of a wide array of technologically enabled financial services solutions including clients in the telecom and automotive sectors, with a focus on consumer finance and extended warranty products.
 

Holger is Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers AG since 2008 and leader of the Swiss Consulting practice. He has been working as a management consultant since 1997. Holger advises on business and digital transformations, sourcing, and information security. He is the Leader Digital Transformation for PwC Switzerland and works closely with Olivier Kofler. Both are the Co-Leader of the PwC Experience Center to support our customers from strategy through to execution. In addition, he has well founded expertise in "Sustainable High Performance" of leaders and teams.
 

9 months
ago

Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg: Global Fintech Challenges and Keys to Success

Der ehemalige deutsche Bundesminister für Wirtschaft und Technologie beehrt uns heute in Zürich mit einer Präsentation zum Thema wie wir den Rückstand auf das Silicon Valley aufholen können. 

Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg is the Chairman and a Founder of Spitzberg Partners LLC, a boutique corporate advisory and investment firm headquartered in New York that provides strategic counsel and investment insights on European and international political, economic, technology, and security matters. 
Mr. zu Guttenberg served as Minister of Economics and Technology and then as Minister of Defense in the cabinet of German Chancellor Angela Merkel. As the youngest Defense Minister in German history, he led the most significant structural reform of the German armed forces since the Bundeswehr’s founding. Baron zu Guttenberg was a member of the German Parliament from 2002-2011 and served as spokesman on the Foreign Affairs Committee. He is a Distinguished Statesman at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, DC and served as Senior Advisor to the European Commission leadership on global Internet freedom. He sits on a variety of international corporate and not-for-profit boards.
 

9 months
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Roger Halbheer: Intelligent Security: Defending the Digital Business

Der Managing Direcor der Accenture AG eröffnet nach der Pause.

Roger Halbheer is responsible for the Resilience, Security and Regulatory Technology practice in Financial Services. He is a trusted advisor to C-level executives in the commercial and private sectors and has established relationships with industry leaders, security communities and government and intelligence agencies across the world. Until 2015 he was the Head of Group Security (Chief Security Officer) at Swisscom. Before, Roger was Microsoft’s Worldwide Chief Security Advisor. Roger led Microsoft’s worldwide team of Chief Security Advisors who work with national organizations on information technology issues and strategies.
 

9 months
ago

Das ist mal eine Innovation!

Der Gang in die Bankfiliale erübrigt sich dank der neuen App der UBS: Andreas Kubli präsentiert die Online-Kontoeröffnung.

Allerdings hat das digitale Verfahren noch einen kleinen Haken: Die Finma hat die Identifikation via Video noch nicht bestätigt. Hoffentlich legt sie da der Digitalisierung keinen Stein in den Weg.

9 months
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Andreas Kubli von der UBS wird uns gleich etwas tolles präsentieren

Wie jedes mal an der Finance 2.0 - Konferenz präsentiert die UBS eine spannende Neuheit. Letztes Jahr war es die Bezahl-App Paymit. Womit überrascht uns Andreas Kubli heute?

Andreas Kubli is Managing Director at UBS Switzerland AG in Zurich. Since 2013 he has been Head of the Multichannel Management & Digitization at UBS Switzerland. Prior to this, he led Strategy and Business Development at UBS Switzerland. Before joining UBS he was a partner with McKinsey & Company. Andreas Kubli is an authorized attorney at law in Zurich and New York.
 

9 months
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Andreas Staub: Banks, Fintech and the Commodity Trap

Der Managing Partner von FehrAdvice & Partners folgt gleich mit der nächsten Keynote.

Andreas is partner at FehrAdvice & Partners and holds a master‘s degree from the University of Zurich. His expertise covers corporate strategies, digitization, brand- and pricing strategies, smart data, compensation- and performance management and behavioral change. He was member of the Senior Management Zürcher Kantonalbank and responsible for various roles (multichannel management, business architecture). He teaches courses at IFZ (Institute for Financial Services, Zug), Swiss Finance Institute or HWZ (Hochschule für Wirtschaft Zürich).
 

9 months
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Gianluca Brugnoli: Experience Transformation by Design

Der Creative Director von Frog Design mit der nächsten Präsentation.

For two decades Gianluca has inspired design teams to deliver smart, intuitive products, services and experiences. In his time with frog, he has worked with clients such as GE, Generali Group, Orange, SAP, Intesa Sanpaolo, Sony and others. Gianluca holds a master’s degree «cum laude» in architecture and a Ph.D. in Design from the Politecnico di Milano. Professor and researcher at the Design School of the Politecnico di Milano, Gianluca also is lecturer in various postgraduate courses about innovation and business, such as Domus Academy, CIID and more.
 

 

9 months
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Die erste Keynote: Think Exponential!

Anders Hvid, der CEO und Gründer von Dare Disrupt macht den Anfang. Bei diesem Firmenname darf einiges erwartet werden. 

Hier noch einige Informationen zum Speaker: 

Anders is an entrepreneur, speaker and futurist. He is Adjunct Faculty and the Danish ambassador for Singularity University, Silicon Valley, USA. He is one of a very few Danes, who has participated in Graduate Studios Program at Singularity University where only a few visionary students from around the world get the opportunity to explore and develop new technologies and see how these new technologies can help us to solve major global challenges. Anders works at Dare Disrupt to empower minds and organizations to create projects for radical innovation, strategy and business development based on new technology.

9 months
ago

Guten Morgen

Einen wunderbaren guten Morgen wünschen wir hier an der Finance 2.0 im Schiffbau.

In der Lobby gibt es Kafi und Gipfeli, bevor es dann um halb 9 Uhr mit der Begrüssung hinten im Saal losgeht.

Wer twittern will, soll das unbedingt tun: mit dem Hashtag #finance20 - das gleiche gilt übrigens auch für Instagram.