Fr. Mai 31st, 2024

Fintech & Cyber Showcase 2016

30may8:4517:00Fintech & Cyber Showcase 2016Israel Innovation Effect


Event Details

Israel Innovation Effect: Fintech & Cyber Showcase 2016

Israel is one of the World’s leading innovation hubs, also known as the “Start-Up Nation”.

This year’s Israel Innovation Effect conference will be hosted by UBS in Zurich, offering a unique opportunity to meet with some of the most innovative Israeli companies from the Fintech and Cyber Security scenes.

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The event will be split into two parts: the morning will be dedicated to keynote presentations on topics such as the Swiss Fintech landscape and the blockchain industry and the afternoon session will be dedicated to 1:1 meetings of 20 minutes each.

Speakers will include:

  • Stefan Arn, global head of technology of UBS Wealth Management and UBS Switzerland and Group IT
  • George Schmidt, Managing Director of Accenture
  • Jonathan S. Rouach, Israeli blockchain Expert
All corporate executives and decision-makers, IT department Heads and Senior IT delegates, Senior IT Security delegates, Senior Innovation and FinTech delegates are invited to attend and schedule 1:1 meetings:



8:45 Registration of participants and welcome coffee.
9:15 Welcome Addresses & Organization of the DayDirk Klee, COO, UBS Wealth Management

Thomas Ruck, Managing Director, Accenture Digital

Asi Yosef, Commercial Attaché, Embassy of Israel in Switzerland

9:30 Keynote Presentation: The foundation for the future – how UBS prioritizes its digital agendaStefan Arn, Global Head of Technology for UBS Wealth Management and UBS Switzerland & Group IT Head for Strategic Regulatory Initiatives
09:50 Vendor’s presentationsModeration: Marc Hodara, Director of Business Development, Embassy of Israel
10:30 Coffee break
11:00 Keynote Presentation: The Swiss Fintech landscape and an outlook for the futureGeorge Schmidt, Managing Director, Accenture
11:20 Guest Speaker: The Blockchain industry landscapeJonathan S. Rouach, Israeli Blockchain Expert
11:30 Vendors’ presentations
12:15 Networking lunch
13:20 Prescheduled One-on-One meetings- 20 minutes per meeting
17:00 End of the event



(Monday) 8:45 - 17:00 CEST


UBS Grünenhof Conference Center

Wegbeschreibung abrufen Nüschelerstrasse 9, 8001 Zürich, Schweiz