_PASSPORT to FinTech

Our _PASSPORT to FinTech trip educates, connects and elevates those interested in the disruptive Technology opportunities for financial services. You join the Trip, pay for your ticket (or get a scholarship), and Stopover at various events + activities. Three months, flexible, insanely useful.


Global investment in financial technology (FinTech) ventures rose to $12.21 billion in 2014, clearly signifying that the digital revolution has arrived in the financial services sector. This is the perfect time to create innovative solutions to age-old financial problems, and you are invited to take this trip to make awesome things happen!

If you are an established business looking for know-how, or an individual or a startup with an interest in machine learning, lending, digital banking solutions, trading, cyber security, data analytics, payments, cryptocurrency, insurance, wealth management and others, take this Trip and learn how to launch or grow a FinTech business, or understand the impact of FinTech on the business you have.

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⇣ Participation criteria

  • Individuals, teams, or businesses interested in FinTech
  • Be awesome.
  • Be innovative.
  • Be open to possibilities.
  • Pay (or apply for scholarship) below

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What are Stopovers?

Stopovers are events and activities designed to educate, connect, and elevate you. Combined with our fun and informative Bootcamps, entrepreneurs and teams will use the various program Stopovers to understand and overcome many of the typical challenges that they will face as they look to either launch or grow their FinTech initiative in the Philippines or beyond.

When are the stopovers?
    • To be announced @ _GALLERY


    • 17 Aug TUESDAY. 6-9pm @ _LAUNCHPAD

      _MIXER HackerNest Finance + Tech

    • 23 Aug WED. 6-9pm @ _GALLERY

      _DEBATE FinTech and Traditional Institutions

    • 6 Sep TUE. 6-9pm @ _LAUNCHPAD

      Startup Grind: Fintech

    • 14 Sep, WED. ALL DAY @ A SPACE Greenbelt

      _CLINIC with FinTech Founders

    • 16 Sep FRI. 4-6pm @ RCKSTR

      _WORKSHOP Compliance: Industry and Government 1.0

    • 30 Sep FRI. 4-6pm @ RCKSTR

      _WORKSHOP Funding FinTech Startups

    •  4 Oct, TUE. ALL DAY @ A SPACE Greenbelt

      _CLINIC with traditional financial institutions

    • 7 Oct FRI. 4-6pm @ RCKSTR

      _WORKSHOP Financial Inclusion

    • 18 Oct TUE. 6-9pm @ _GALLERY

      _BALLIN’: FinTech Edition

Who are the Captains?

All speakers are selected based on the strength of their work and expertise in FinTech.

Country Manager, PAYONEER
Miguel Warren
Mark Vernon
John Bailon
CoFounder and CEO, PAIDUP
Asim Haneef
Luis Buenaventura


Pietro Ventani
CoFounder and CEO, QWIKWIRE
Ray Refundo
Chairman/CEO, Esquire Financing Inc
Rajan Uttamchandani
Founder and CEO, KATALYST.PH
Joe Maristela
FinTech Evangelist
Christian König

⇣ The Stopovers

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⇣ Get your Bundle

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3 _WORKSHOPs + 2 _CLINICs + Startup Grind + _BALLIN = P5500

Setup your own FinTech Startup. Our stopovers are deliberately designed to help entrepreneurs and teams to overcome many of the typical challenges that they will face as they look to either launch or grow their FinTech initiative. Whether it’s understanding the market, an accelerated route to full regulatory compliance, or a step by step guide on how to get funding for your business, our mentors from the industry are there to help you achieve your business goals.

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