Swedbank Seedtalks: Fintech Regulation

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Swedbank centrālā ēka,

15 Balasta dambis

1048 Rīga


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Seedtalks stand for planting seeds of knowledge through discussion. Join us at the DoBe innovation space to discover new approaches, ideas and challenge your assumptions about technology, startups and innovation.

At the second event in the Seedtalks series we will deep dive into regulating challenges for the financial sector, related to new technologies as well as current global risks.

We'll be joined by our keynote speaker Alex Petrov, who's a founder andt he CIO at The Bitfury Group.
Alex is globally known as one of the most prominent experts in blockchain and Bitfury is the leading full service blockchain technology company and one of the largest private infrastructure providers in the Blockchain ecosystem. They deliver both the software and the hardware solutions necessary for businesses, governments, organizations and individuals to securely move an asset across the blockchain.

The keynote will be followed by a very insightful panel discussion where we'll pull-in both: state and the private sector to discuss regulations impact on building global businesses. See the panelists in agenda below!

Entrance is free. Please register to ensure your seat at the event.


18.00 Doors open & snacks

18.30 Welcome by the hosts

18.40 Keynote by Alex Petrov “Economies Evolution: Pros & Cons”

19.00 QnA from the audience

19:05 Panel discussion: "Embracing regulatory practices for the fin-tech sector: Status update"


Deniss Filipovs, Bank of Latvia

Sanda Liepiņa, Finance Latvia Association

Alex Petrov, The Bitfury Group

Gilad Regev, Moneta Protocol

Aija Zitcere, Ministry of Finance

Nadezda Karpova, FKTK

19.55 QnA from the audience

20:20 Community announcements

20:35 Networking & drinks continue

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FYI: The event will be recorded in photos and a video, which can later be used for event communication purposes in the Swedbank social media sites and channels, website, as well as saved in the photo and video archive.


Seedtalks is a monthly meetup series hosted at the Swedbank DoBe innovation space aiming to bring together forces of Latvian finance, technology and startup communities.

Once a month, anyone interested in technology, startups and banking is invited to join us and dig deeper on specific topics related to innovation. The series will cover a wide range of subjects and offer experienced speakers, experts and founders sharing their knowledge in their particular field, randing from cyber security, payments and e-commerce to blockchain and artificial intelligence.

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