Participating firms in 2015:
Here's what the media reported about FinTech Exchange 2015:
Stunning exterior of Venue SIX10.
Check-in began at noon.
The sold-out event filled up early.
Barchart Managing Director Mark Haraburda welcoming attendees.
April 2015: Opening Presentations & FinTech Forecast
The sold-out event kicked off with in-depth presentations from the industry's biggest names, and an insightful FinTech forecast focused on what the industry will be facing in the next three-to-five years.
CME Group's Julie Menacho on the Exchange view on market technology.
Karim Hopper from AWS on innovative technologies for financial services.
Kaveh Massoudian from IBM talking about cognitive computing and big data.
Scott Mullins from AWS explaining disruptive innovation.
April 2015: Lightning Rounds
Fast-paced, <8 minute presentations provided concise information about new services and how firms faced and solved technological challenges.
Adam Honoré, Markets Tech, discussing current and near-future challenges, innovations and market drivers.
Drew Shields, Trading Technologies, talking about how to integrate and embrace new technology.
Jeremy Jongsma from Barchart stressing the importance of automation in implementation.
Joe Gits, Social Markets Analytics, speaking on capturing trends from social media.
April 2015: Panel & Reception
FinTech leaders discussed pressing issues and the FinTech ecosystem in Chicago.
John Lothian talking with Barchart President and CTO Eero Pikat.
Panelists Chuck Mackie, Maven Wave Partners and Keith Fishe, Trade Forecaster.
Matt Haraburda from XR Trading.
Cocktail reception after the event in the open landing and atrium.
Barchart COO Andrew Lowdon chats with an attendee.
Attendees meet with colleagues.