The Digital Finance Institute (DFI), Canada’s prestigious fintech think tank, is hosting the 2nd annual Fintech Conference in Vancouver on April 14, 2016 at the Vancouver Club.

The topics discussed will cover the hottest areas in fintech, including regtech, blockchain and distributed ledgers, financing startups, payments and financial inclusion with a special presentation from Asian Fintechers flying in just for the event!

The Fintech Conference will showcase a stellar group of fintech leaders from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, PayPal, WEF, Globe & Mail, RCMP, Dundee Capital Markets, CIBC, McCarthy Tetrault, Women in Payments, the Financial Institutions Commission, Canadian Payments Association, Hong-Kong's premier fintech Accelerator SuperCharger, Carlisle & Gallagher, and of course - Trulioo!

We will conclude the day with a night of networking drinks sponsored by Fintech Ventures Group, the new fintech accelerator. The fintech night is open just to registered attendees, speakers and sponsors, and included in the price of registration.

But wait, there’s more! Join us for the official launch party to kick off the Fintech Association of Canada (FAC), with support from several leading Fintech companies. The Association was created to support the evolving financial technology industry in Canada, provide regulatory and policy direction to support innovation and investment in fintech in Canada and provide a national voice for fintech. This free event will be held on April 13, at Vancouver’s Rogue Kitchen & Wet Bar. To register, please visit www.FinTechAssociationCanada.org.

Both events are surely not to be missed!

We hope you can join us as we build a sustainable ecosystem that nurtures and unites our startup community, and spearheads Canada as one of the world’s leading Fintech centers.

Founded in 2014, DFI is the first Canadian institute devoted to fintech, financial innovation and financial inclusions. The conference brings together experts and world leaders from the US, Asia and Canada in fintech, for a one-day powerhouse conference on fintech, regtech, blockchain and distributed ledgers, financing of startups with a special presentation from Asian Fintechers, flying in just for the event. Attendees can also expect to hear discussions on changes in regulatory environment, evolving payment landscape, securing public and private funds, challenges with cross-border compliance, payments and financial inclusion and innovators and disruptors in fintech.