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2018 Snapshots

Mark Haraburda

Barchart CEO, Mark Haraburda, gives opening remarks at the first annual STX competition.

Julie Armstrong

CME's Julie Armstrong begins the competition by illustrating the importance of startups in the fintech field.

Anthony Crudele

Host, Anthony Crudele introduces startup presenters.

Julie Lerner

STX18 Winner Julie Lerner, from PanXchange, reveals the progress her company has made since its inception.

Matthew Kee

UpperRoom Technology's Matthew Kee introduces his solution to modernize bond trading.

Adam Zeck

Adam Zeck demonstrates the power of consumers in his presentation for UCXchange.

Paul Kanitra

PeakSoil's Paul Kanitra discusses the value of his company's innovative farmland indexes.

Anthony Saliba

Anthony Saliba from Matrix Execution Technologies explains the viability of his company.

Richard Sandor

Keynote speaker, Richard Sandor, known as the "father of financial futures", discusses his history in the industry and persistence to develop new markets.

Shane Stiles

Shane Stiles represents Gate39 as a leader in FinTech.

Leon Stigter

Tibco's Leon Stigter explains the relevancy of blockchain as a permanent fixture in tech.

Kam He

Kam He, from Alibaba Cloud, exhibits the convenience of the internet of things.

Catherine Clay

Catherine Clay of Cboe discusses the trendiness of BitCoin in modern markets.

FTX reception

Attendees and presenters network at the end of day reception.

FTX Round Tables

Round Table participants discuss topics relating to the future of fintech and financial success.

FTX reception

FTX attendees view a stilts walker during happy hour.

FTX reception

A juggler performs during the 2018 reception.



2018 FTX Speakers

FinTech Exchange Presenters


Dr. Richard Sandor

Chairman and CEO

American Financial Exchange (AFX)

Keynote

Mark Haraburda

CEO

Barchart

Shane Stiles

President

Gate 39 Media

David Ripley

COO

Kraken

Leon Stigter

Developer Advocate

Tibco

Adam Honore

Head of Product Management for Data Services

CME Group

Julie Armstrong

Global Head of Market Technology Services

CME Group

Ravi Jain

Director of Risk & Derivatives

Sterling Trading Tech

David Russell

Vice President of Operations

DataRobot

Catherine Clay

VP, Integration Strategy and Operations

Cboe Global Markets

Kam He

Director of Solution Consultant

Alibaba Cloud

In-Depth Seminar Leaders


The World of Alternative Data

Andrew Parsons

Senior Data Scientist

Quandl

Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain | Everything You Need to Know

Michael Busch

Burling Bank

Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain | Everything You Need to Know

Melvin Petties

CEO

BlockHive

Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain | Everything You Need to Know

Zach Smolinski

Leader,
Blockchain Practice Group

Ziliak Law

Round Table Leaders


Ben Ryan

Account Manager

Vela

Rory Manchee

Head of Business Development - Market Data

Brave New Coin

Ben Shaw

FinTech Platform Manager & Kester Keating, VP Strategic Investments

Barclays / Rise New York

Kester Keating

VP of Strategic Investments

Barclays / Rise New York

Russ Rausch

Founder

Vision Pursue

Startup Presenters


Yuri Zamostin

Coinifide

Kellee James

Mercaris

Nuwan Panditaratne

KTSoperations

Simit Patel

SixJupiter

Julie Lerner

PanXchange

Anthony Saliba

Matrix Execution Technologies

Biju Kulathakal

Halo Investing

Adam Zeck

UCXchange

Bob Iaccino

Trendy Trade

Paul Kanitra

Peak Soil

Mike Wisnefski

MaterialsXchange

Matthew Kee

Upper Room Technology

Elran Bor

Tipigo

Brian Pierce

UpTick Technology

Craig Fuller

FreightWaves

Robert Krause

Demand Derivatives

STX Competition Host & Judges


Anthony Crudele

Host

Rumi Morales

Former Head of CME Ventures

Chamber of Digital Commerce

Jean Donnelly

Executive Director

FinTech Sandbox

Catherine Clay

VP, Integration Strategy and Operations

Cboe Global Markets

Julie Armstrong

Global Head of Market Technology Services

CME Group

Kim Wolfson

Women in FinTech Initiative Chairman

FinTank



2018 Sponsors

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