Bird & Bird & FinTech Seminar Series 2016


Date: 16 March 2016
Time: 09:00 - 13:00 followed by a light lunch    Venue: Hotel The Square Milano Duomo in Via Alberico Albricci, 2/4 20123 Milan, Italy


Bird & Bird has the pleasure of inviting you to the first in our FinTech Seminar Series 2016. This half-day seminar will look at the impact of disruptive technologies as they achieve mainstream usage within the financial services industry and will feature Bird & Bird legal specialists along with FinTech industry experts. The seminar is structured in two sessions which will explore, through a combination of presentations and audience discussions, the following topics:

  • Introduction to FinTech;
  • Overview of the Italian FinTech market;
  • International experiences of FinTech: EU;
  • International experiences of FinTech: USA;
  • FinTech from the perspective of an Italian bank;
  • Digitalisation of the sales process and creating strong authentication systems;
  • New technologies in investment services;
  • FinTech and payment services;
  • FinTech and lending.

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The programme

09:00 – 09:30

  • Registration and coffee

09:30 – 10:45

Session one
  • Introduction to FinTech
    Danilo Quattrocchi, Partner, Bird & Bird 
  • Overview of the Italian FinTech market
    Romano Stasi, Secretary General, ABI Lab
  • International experiences of FinTech: EU
    Christian Bartsch, Partner, Bird & Bird
  • International experiences of FinTech: USA
    Craig Cardon, Partner, Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
  • FinTech from the perspective of an Italian bank
    Roberto Ferrari, General Manager, CheBanca!*

10:45 – 11:15

  • Coffee

11:15 – 12:30

Session two

  • Digitalisation of the sales process and creating strong authentication systems
    Massimiliano Lovati, General Counsel, Banca Popolare di Milano
  • New technologies in investment services
    Stefano Febbi, Partner, Bird & Bird
  • FinTech and payment services
    Trystan Tether, Partner, Bird & Bird
  • FinTech and lending
    Michael Juenemann, Partner, Bird & Bird

13:00 – 14:00

  • Light lunch

*attendance to be confirmed

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