How will technology change the way you use, manage, and interact with money?
The intersection of finance and technology - FinTech - is driving innovation that could redefine banking, investments, lending, payments, and other ways we earn, access, and use money. WPI alumni, students, faculty, and partners are at the center of the FinTech revolution working on smart data, blockchain technology, artificial intelligence, user experience, financial mathematics, and much more.
Join us for this special event at the Bank of America Tower at One Bryant Park where experts from the WPI community will discuss new technologies in FinTech, the ever-changing FinTech landscape, and the broad variety of technological innovations that are becoming part of our daily lives.
Date: Wednesday, February 18, 2018
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Bank of America Tower, 1111 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036
WPI students will share their FinTech project work, and a panel of industry experts - including Anup Menon, Managing Director & Head of Strategy & Emerging Technology, Global Banking & Markets for Bank of America, Scott Burton '84, Managing Director at Angelo, Gordon & Co., Harvey Stein '82, Head of Quantitative Risk Analytics at Bloomberg LP, and Marcel Blais, Associate Teaching Professor and Associate Department Head of Mathematics Sciences at WPI - will discuss the future of FinTech and your money. Kevin Sweeney, Professor of Practice & Areas Head of Accounting, Finance & Law in the Foisie Business School ,and Director of WPI Wall Street/FinTech Project Center, will serve as moderator.This event will include receptions prior to and after the program.
Advanced registration is required. Guests that come to the event without pre-registration may not be granted access to the event, per Bank of America policy.
The nearest parking garage is Quik Park 1133 Garage located at 1133 6th Avenue - entrance on 43rd and 44th.
This event is presented in partnership with the Foisie Business School at WPI and Bank of America.