Fintech Exchange Chicago 2017
Our third year!   •   Thursday, April 27, 2017   •   11am-7pm

Don't miss this one and only opportunity in Chicago to learn about the latest in FinTech for financial markets and trading. FinTech Exchange features a concise and engaging program, plus unique networking opportunities with both new and existing firms in the industry.  We're anticipating another sold-out year, so get your tickets now or one of the remaining sponsorships.

Brought to you by Barchart OnDemand


Registration Opens | Lunch & Entertainment
 Sponsored by Ontario, Canada
Exhibit Hall
Networking, Demos, Great Views, Pro Ping Pong Action and more
Lightning Rounds  Sponsored by CBOE
Fast-paced, onstage presentations
In-depth sessions on FinTech, Financial Markets & Trading
Post-Show Exhibit Hall & Cocktail Reception
Premium food and cocktails while networking with industry peers


Bittmann B23

Mark Bittmann,

Dickerson Data Robot

Justin Dickerson,
Data Robot

Krishnan Tableau

Vaidy Krishnan,

Austin Vertex

Jim Austin,
Vertex Analytics

Belianina OneMarketData

Maria Belianina,


Catherine Clay,

Honore MarketsTech

Adam Honoré,

Hansen Canadian Consulate

Kris Hansen,
Consulate General
of Canada
in Chicago

Menacho CME Group

Julie Menacho,
CME Group

Naismith Enova Decisions

Sean Naismith,
Enova Decisions

Patak Topstep Trader

Michael Patak,
TopStep Trader

Rafsky Acquire Media

Larry Rafsky,
Acquire Media

Topics will include:
Machine Learning  |  Exchange Technology  |  Data Analytics & Visualization  |  Tick Data Management  |  Big Data and Artificial Intelligence  |  Cloud Security  |  Market Data & Trading Software  |  Blockchain  |  Binary Options  |  APIs  |  Alternative Data  |  FinTech Trends & Forecast

Who should attend:
Exchanges  |  Professional Traders  |  Proprietary Trading Firms  |  Hedge Funds  |  Trading Software Providers  |  Market Data Providers  |  Brokerage Firms  |  Quants  |  Developers  |  FinTech Firms  |  Venture Capital Firms  |  Compliance & Regulatory  |  IT Security

Keynote Speaker:

Lightning Round Program Sponsor:  

Lunch Sponsor:
Government of Canada

This year's presenters and sponsors so far include:

Acquire Media B23 Barchart Government of Canada Cognitive Advisor CME Group Data Robot DDN Enova FinTank FinTech Week Chicago 2017 JLL John Lothian News Markets Tech LLC Modern Trader Nadex NIBA OneMarketData TopStep Trader TradeStation Trading Technologies Vertex Analytics

      Media Partners:       John Lothian News Modern Trader
ITA KH Connection

Watch short interviews  with speakers from the 2016 Conference, produced by

yoshi yokokawa

Yoshi Yokokawa from Alpaca talks DIY and deep learning technology.

adam honore

Adam Honoré from Markets Tech on the priority of cloud vs. blockchain.

brian mehta

How technology is impacting financial markets from Brian Mehta at Trading Technologies.

eero pikat

Barchart's Eero Pikat discusses the long-standing link between financial markets and technology.

grant pollworth

Grant Pollworth from Essentire explains the importance of detection and response to cybersecurity threats.

david jaberg

David Jaberg from GX2 Systems on what drives fintech innovation coming out of Chicago.

tammer kamel

Tammer Kammel from Quandl explains alternative data and its growing influence for financial firms.

mark haraburda

Barchart's Mark Haraburda on the importance of cloud-based infrastructure and API development.

robert d'arco

Rival System's Robert D'Arco talks about their derivatives risk management platform and the cost of technology and compliance.

Read what the media said about the 2016 Conference:

john lothian news coverage

The Future of FinTech

Photos from the 2016 Conference:

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