2nd Annual Nordic Finance Forum 2018

Great successful story from the Nordic region


The 2nd Forum organized in the Nordic Region brought us many successful stories and best practices shared by the major Nordic and European financial experts in the Industry.

This year we have welcomed on stage some of the majors, the European Banking Federation, the European Central Bank, the Swedish Bankers’ Association, major European Banks ING, Nordea, Swedbank, DNB, Nordic Investment Bank, Danske Bank, Handelsbanken, Spar Nord and the influences and most innovative Fintechs and Solution Provider companies.

The Forum took place in Stockholm, Hotel Clarion, with two full days presentation on 15th and 16th of May.

At the very first Day, the Forum was opened with the presentation details of European Banking Federations presenting us the latest regulations and legislation in the finance sector, followed with the Session of PSD2, where the Banks express their after-math experience of the 2nd European Payment Service Directive implementation. Deeper inside elaboration came by the European Central Bank, ING Bank, Minna Technologies, and Swedbank. At the afternoon there have been discussions on topics related with Open Banking, presented by the experts of Spar Nord Bank, Handelsbanken, and Danke Bank.







We have open the Day two with the presentation of Mr. Frass, the Head of AI Strategy and Innovation at Nordea, Sweden. With an impressive experience, he shared best practices and innovations implemented in one of the leading Nordic Banks. During the day, we have welcomed on the stage, the latest solutions by Seavus, Signicat as well, Quantfolio. After the morning networking break, we continue to gather the experience of practical partnership examples between the Banks and Fintech companies, shared by Danske Bank, Nordic Investment Bank, and Maksuturva. The afternoon hours were reserved for an impressive experience of Mr. Erik Blomberg, Senior Vice President at Handelsbanken and F-secure regarding Cybersecurity, completing the day with Blockchain presentations and Cryptocurrencies’ presented by Mr. Fabio Keller, IBM, and Norbloc.

During the two days at the Forum, all Attendees got the chance of networking sessions during the morning and afternoon break hours at both days. This time we have set the Strategic lunch gathering in order to increase the interaction between the Attendees, getting more opportunity to share their experience, as well for further mutual business cooperation.

Special thank you and gratefulness to all our Partners, who support the Event and this year we had them in impressively higher number, Seavus, Signicat, Endava, Norbloc, Maksuturva, Minna technology and Quantfolio, beside the Media Partners, Payments Journal, Fintech Finance and Fintech Futures. Gratefulness, as well, to the both Chairmans at the Forum, Mr. Dimitris Panagio, The CEO of Seavus and Mr. Mikael Smeds, the Founder, and CEO of Maksuturva, for their professional approach and involvement in the successful experience of the Forum.

The experience of the Venue was nice, kind and warm with a centrally located Hotel Clarion in Stockholm.

We have successfully completed another journey at the Nordic region with a quite good impression, successful stories and new business potential partnerships concluded at this Forum. With a great enthusiasm, we are looking forward to the third Nordic Finance Forum 2019 in Stockholm.


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We are welcoming the first Travel Insurance Conference in Vienna, establishing a focal point in the industry’s key areas that have the highest impact on the overall satisfaction for travel insurance, type of policy which business travelers acquire, distributing travel insurance through different channels rather than regular insurance trade.Popular trends such as ensuring rare & chronic conditions will be discussed, as much as the topics of Brexit and terrorism. Additionally, the topics of technology and travel policies that help drive and enhance travel well-being, will be the starting platform in this first edition of the NGTI. Hearing about innovations, solutions and future challenges in TI industry among key players is what makes NextGen Travel Insurance the leading event in Central Europe. Join us in Vienna to have a remarkable experience!


EuroEvents is pleased to invite you to the 4th Annual Global Bancassurance, which will take place on the 6th-7th September 2018 in Vienna. The 4th Global Bancassurance Summit 2018 will bring together the industry experts from the giants markets regions Europe, Asia, Africa, Middle East to discuss the latest trends, the major challenges/opportunities in bancassurance, and how to face the fast changing regulatory, also will share success stories and strategies to enhance distribution channels for an increased competition. customer Centricity and digitalization will take place too to show their impact on growth, efficiency, and profitability by sharing real case studies and experiences with the audience. The event will also uncover the importance of partnering with insurtech and will identify the emerging technologies that will reshape the future of bancassurance.


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