Innovation and technology are a crucial solution to the challenges that the financial sector is facing. ΜΙΤ Enterprise Forum Greece is happy to support Fintech Challenge ’17, organized by Alpha Bank.
The Fintech Challenge ’17 is addressed to those who are ready to accept the challenge and test their innovative ideas during the two and a half days long marathon, November 24-26, which will shape the financial services of the future.
Submit your entry for your chance to win cash prizes, in-kind services, mentorship and the necessary resources to build your new business idea, with the support of Fintech Challenge’s partners: MIT Enterprise Forum Greece, EY, Vodafone and Microsoft.
Are you ready for the challenge?
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Applications’ deadline: 31.10.2017
Personal Financial Management / Business Financial Management
Cash management of individuals or businesses. The concentration of balances and movements from multiple accounts into one consolidated picture, categorization of costs, comparison with corresponding averages, provision of expenses and related cash, the creation of savings, etc.
Applications for Professionals and Small Businesses
Applications for clients’ daily economic activity, such as cash management, suppliers, accounting, etc. Applications for the improvement of the bank’s management and customer service, such as evaluating the client’s credit risk through the use of social media, crowd-funding-lending, etc.
New Client Onboarding
Improvement of the client’s experience when subscribing to new banking services or during the use of banking services, such as identification through digital and biometric means, uploading of documents and additional data, contacting the bank, and more.
Free Choice of Topic by the Contestants
Fintech Challenge ’17 sets the ground for experimentation and innovation in addressing real challenges of the financial sector through the design and implementation of innovative digital solutions and applications.
Keynote speaker: Cristina Dolan, Co-founder & COO, iXLedge
During the competition, members of MITEF Greece and MITEF Greece Startup Competition‘s winners, together with , will support and mentor the participants for implementing innovative technology and addressing critical business issues.
Antonios Kondis, Founder, Icarus Sailing Media
Konstantinos Mihanetzis, Co-founder & CEO, Sylipsis
Nikos Kostis, VP Engineering, Yodiwo
Alexander Kostopoulos, CEO, Reportbrain
See the full schedule of Fintech Challenge ’17>
1st Prize: Expendzen
Konstantinos Oikonomou, Nikos Pappas, Stavros Manos
An app which simplifies a company’s approval, invoicing and expenses tracking procedures with the use of one-time virtual & low limit prepaid cards.
2nd Prize: GIVEnTRUST by Mantis
Dimitris Gerogiannis, Alexios Polyzos, Konstantinos Tsiounis, Christos Nikoloudis, Olga Tsilimingra, Manolis Adamopoulos
A blockchain donation system for transparency and performance maximization. The team’s objective is to solve the coverage of needs in critical incidents like Mandra Attikis recent flood.
3rd Prize: Nexobi>
Giorgos Adamidis, Nikos Zardavas, Stelios Samaras
A cloud-based platform for small enterprises with ERP, ordering and online booking services.