How to Maximize
Your Fintech Nexus
Our recommendations on how to navigate Fintech Nexus to discover the cutting-edge trends, technologies and innovators who are shaping the future of fintech.
The world of finance is rapidly changing, and Fintech Nexus is at the forefront of this revolution. At Fintech Nexus USA, May 10-11, 2023, you’ll have the chance to network and do business with the most influential voices in the financial services industry in the financial capital of the world. Caliber has prioritized attendance at this conference year after year. Read on to see our expert picks for how to maximize your Fintech Nexus 2023 experience.
1. Fintech Networking at its Best
Network with the right people at the right time during a conference and you can make strategic connections to grow your business. Fintech founders, investors, and other finserv players are at your fingertips during Fintech Nexus 2023. How do you find the “in” to build relationships that give you high conference ROI? These are our top recommendations for high-quality fintech networking opportunities. If you want even more options, follow #FintechNexus on Twitter and LinkedIn to stay in-the-know.
Fin & Juice presented by The Financial Revolutionist
Tuesday, May 9, 2023
Caliber is teaming up with The Financial Revolutionist, Grasshopper, Information Venture Partners, and Royal Park Partners to host an exclusive, invite-only networking happy hour. This highly curated group of individuals gives you the opportunity to share knowledge, build lasting connections and help transform the future of #fintech.
Sky High: The Edge
Tuesday, May 9 at 4 p.m.
Join a walking tour of Hudson Yards and the High Line, with a trip up to The Edge! Enjoy sky-high views and a champagne toast. This is one of several NYC-focused networking opportunities organized by the Fintech Nexus team. Here are the other official pre- and post-conference events.
Enigma Happy Hour
Wednesday, May 10 at 6:30 p.m.
Join us during Fintech Nexus in NYC on May 10 for a private happy hour at The Elephant Room to enjoy signature cocktails, delicious hors d’oeuvres, and networking with fellow B2SMB industry peers. *This event has limited capacity. RSVP to register your interest.
VIP After Party hosted by Pinwheel
Thursday, May 11 at 6 p.m.
Pinwheel will host a VIP happy hour at Porchlight on May 11 from 6-9 pm. RSVP to save your spot for this exclusive happy hour. We can’t wait to see you there!
2. Fintech Nexus Conference Sessions
How do you navigate the jam-packed conference agenda and choose which sessions are relevant for you during Fintech Nexus? To prevent yourself from getting overwhelmed, check out our handpicked list of Fintech Nexus sessions and panels for fintech and finserv audiences:
“How Personalized Experiences are Changing the Digital Banking Landscape” Panel
Wednesday, May 10 at 4:25 p.m.
Panel: Ahon Sarkar – Q2, Cynthia Kleinbaum – MoneyLion, Katie Pagenkopf – Projekt202
“Why Access to Alternative Investments Is Essential to Achieving Financial Sustainability” Panel
Thursday, May 11 at 4:25 p.m.
Panel: Allen Sukholitsky – Masterworks, Elena Amato – Community Investment Management LLC, Eric Satz – Alto Solutions, Sean De Clercq – Kickfurther
“Fintech Bank Partnerships, How the Relationship Affects the Two” Panel
Thursday, May 11 at 3:15 p.m.
Panel: Brian Kaas – CMFG Ventures, Christian Ruppe – Colony Bank, Kelly Fryer – FinTech Sandbox, Meghan Crawford-Hamlin – BHG Financial
“Real-time Scams: Real Time Payments Biggest Fraud Challenge” Panel
Wednesday, May 10 at 11:15 a.m.
Panel: Ashton Braun – Silo, Ben Chance – Early Warning Services, David Kerman – JP Morgan Chase, Ian Mitchell – Mission Omega / The Knoble, Lee Kyriacou – The Clearing House
“New Underwriting Approaches to Advance Inclusion” Panel
Wednesday, May 10 at 3:15 p.m.
Panel: Kurt Lin – Pinwheel API, Leslie Gillin – Pagaya, Marie-Elise Droga – Visa, Inc., Tommy Nicholas – Alloy, Will Szczerbiak – Greycroft
“Embedded Finance is Changing Global Money Movement” Panel
Thursday, May 11 at 3:15 p.m.
Panel: David Beam – Mayer Brown LLP, Jenny Miller – Wise, Kristen Kines – Evolve Bank and Trust, Mohit Kansal – Flywire
3. Industry Trends
Fintech Nexus is a unique opportunity to observe and learn about emerging trends in the fintech industry, from BaaS to Web3 and payments to partnerships, while also engaging with the people who are leading the charge.
2023 Fintech Nexus Industry Awards Presentation
Wednesday, May 10 at 10:10 a.m.