Application Deadline: 16th July, 2017:
ABOUT GLOBAL FINTECH HACKCELERATOR
The Global FinTech Hackcelerator is looking for the most innovative start-ups from across the globe who can address problem statements contributed by the global FinTech community and the financial services industry. We are inviting start-ups to apply to the programme and demonstrate how they can innovate to address these problem statements. We will select up to 20 teams and match them with industry champions to customize their market-ready solutions into contextualised prototypes ready for adoption.
WHAT DOES THE INDUSTRY NEED?
THIS YEAR, THERE WILL BE 3 FOCUS AREAS AND A GENERAL CATEGORY.
- CUSTOMER-FACING SOLUTIONS
- FINANCIAL INCLUSION
HOW IT WORKS
Submit your application before 15 July 2017. Shortlisted applicants may be contacted for further information, demos and pre-selection pitching sessions, after which up to 20 teams will be selected.
12 WEEK (VIRTUAL) PROGRAMME
Starting 28th August 2017, the 20 successful start-ups will spend 12 weeks contextualising and enhancing their prototype/solution, with mentoring and guidance from industry champions and real business sponsors.
DEMO DAY (16 NOVEMBER 2017)
At the end of the 12 weeks, start-ups will demo their solution on the main stage of the FinTech Conference at the Singapore FinTech Festival. The top 3 start-ups will receive additional cash prize of S$50,000 each.
Teams will work with industry champions to plan for actual adoption and integration of their solutions into a real client.