The inaugural FinTech Abu Dhabi presented itself as a strategic launching platform for regional and international breakthrough innovations. Under the Patronage of HH Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council, the first edition of the FinTech Abu Dhabi connected global and local financial institutions, FinTech start-ups, investors, regulators and the business community, creating a network of top professionals that thrives on knowledge exchange and who together are important participants in ensuring a thriving FinTech hub.
The event included an Innovation Challenge, Demo Day, FinTech Awards presentation, Regulatory FinTech Roundtable, Workshops, Welcome Reception, as well as a Summit featuring distinguished regional and international leaders in FinTech.
Organised by Abu Dhabi Global Market, the UAE Capital’s International Financial Centre that is ranked #1 FinTech Hub in MENA.
4. Financial Institutions
5. FinTech Ecosystem and Industry Partners
6. Government Agencies
The first FinTech Abu Dhabi Innovation Challenge, an ADGM initiative in partnership with KPMG Digital Village, was a 5-week programme for global and regional mature start-ups to contextualize and present market-ready solutions that address actual problem statements in the financial industry identified in the Middle East, Africa & South Asia (MEASA) region.
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