10 People You Need to Meet at Inside Fintech Conference & Expo 2017 in Seoul

10 People You Need to Meet at Inside Fintech Conference & Expo 2017 in Seoul

by October 12, 2017

Rising Media, Inc. and KINTEX have announced that 2,200+ professionals representing more than 600 companies and 32 countries are expected to attend the upcoming Fintech, Bitcoin and Blockchain event Inside Fintech Conference & Expo at the Korean International Exhibition Centre (KINTEX) in Seoul, South Korea.

Inside Fintech Seoul 2016

The Inside Fintech Seoul agenda focuses on disruptive financial technologies and business models that are changing how consumers and businesses spend and borrow money. The conference program includes 40+ world-class speakers discussing payments, banking, AI, blockchain, cryptocurrency, lending, crowd funding, bio-metrics, remittance, e-commerce, RegTech, and InsurTech.

Inside Fintech will serve as a platform for attendees to meet and connect with key individuals and forward-thinking companies leading in this sector, with opportunities in both the conference as well as the exhibition hall.

Inside Fintech Seoul speakers include:

Dongbum Lee, Architect of Microsoft Modern Application Center leads blockchain projects across the APAC region for a diverse array of industry players. Lee has worked extensively on issues of competitive, mission critical, complex tech challenges such as cognitive services, artificial intelligence, and IoT.



SeYoul Park, Senior Certified IT Architect and CTO of IBM Korea oversees the development and delivery of IBM’s points of view regarding innovation and differentiating capabilities for Front Office, Customer Service, and Multichannel Transformation for Banking and Financial Markets. Park focuses on FinTech and Digital banking, focusing on Open API, Robo-Advisor, Omni channel, and AI.



Andrew Park, Managing Director of Visa International has spent 20 years in the financial and payment industry including JP Morgan Chase, and provides distinctive thought leadership and insights into the continuous evolution of the digital payment ecosystem. Andrew will share his invaluable insights in the panel discussion of ‘The Future of Payments.



Joseph Chan, CEO of AsiaPay founded the company in August 2000 and led his management team to become one of the most successful electronic payment service and technology company in Asia, with operations covering 16 countries. Prior to AsiaPay, Joseph took various management positions at Barings, Citibank, Bank of America and Dah Sing Bank.



Simon Dixon is the CEO & co-founder of online investment platform BnkToTheFuture.com who have invested over US$175m in FinTech companies. An ex-investment banker turned Bitcoinder & author of the book ‘Bank to the Future’. An active FinTech & Bitcoin angel investor with investments in Bitfinex, BitPay, Unocoin, Kraken, BitPesa, BitStamp and over 100 others. You will find Simon regularly quoted & appearing in much of the major press & media including BBC, FT, CNBC, Reuters, Bloomberg, Wall Street Journal to mention a few.


Zennon Kapron, Founder and Director of Kapronasia is in charge of one of Asia’s leading providers of research and consulting services focusing on disruptive technologies in the financial industry. Zennon had worked as a global Banking Industry Manager for Intel and as Chief Information Officer for Citigroup Portugal for over 20 years.



Pavel Matveev, CEO of Wirex leads developer teams for Russian and international IT companies, and spent 13 years as a senior solutions architect working with Morgan Stanley, BNP Paribas, Credit Suisse, Barclays Capital. Pavel is driven by an urge to ‘make Bitcoin simple’ so as many people as possible can experience the financial freedom afforded by the cryptocurrency.



Vinayak Dalmia, Founder of AMBER is working on the world’s largest identity project, Aadhaar 2.0, which is the largest citizen identity database covering a population of 1.2 billion in India. As a technology entrepreneur and political thinker, Vinayak tries to leverage blockchain or distributed ledger technology to create a safe and efficient platform.



Nathan Park, Litigator of KOBRE & KIM handles every type of complex financial litigation, including cross-border matters involving securities and derivatives. Nathan often represents clients in connection with regulatory investigations involving U.S. and Korean authorities.



Jerry Chan, Chief of Digital Asset Solutions of SBI BITS worked at Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan Technology for 14 years before going out into the new field of cryptocurrencies. Jerry founded a Bitcoin startup, Bittoku G.K in Japan before finding his calling at SBI BITS, the FinTech arm of SBI Holdings.




To view the agenda, register for the conference, or learn more about sponsorship opportunities, visit insidefintechconference.com.

Inside Fintech Conference & Expo is offering an early bird price with a maximum discounted rate of 35% off until October 13. For more information, please contact insidefintech@kintex.com for more information.


This article first appeared on prnasia.com, Featured image via insidefintechconference.com