The U.S. Commercial Service, in partnership with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), invites you to take part in the inaugural Singapore FinTech Festival as part of the official U.S. FinTech Business Delegation. The event will take place from November 15-18, 2016, and will provide a platform for U.S. FinTech companies to meet with potential partners, hear from ASEAN regulators and participate in the #1 FinTech Conference in the region.
Next steps, Here is a link to the webpage where you can Register Your Interest.
Please note the deadline to register your interest is by close of business on Friday, September 30!
As a U.S. Commercial Service Delegate, You will receive:
- ASEAN country briefings
- One-on-one matchmaking meetings via apps
- Networking Receptions
- Site visits to accelerators
- Briefings by MAS and startup facilitator IE SPRING
- Three Day access to the MAS FinTech Festival Conference & RegTech Forum
Cost of Trade Mission:
- USD$1,000 for SME’s
- USD $1,500 for large companies
- Expenses for travel, lodging, meals and incidentals will be the responsibility of each delegate.
In 2016 President Obama announced U.S.-ASEAN Connect, an initiative that creates a network of three hubs across the region to better coordinate U.S. economic engagement and link entrepreneurs, investors, and businesses with each other. Key goals of the FinTech Festival are financial inclusion and spurring innovation; the Festival presents an ideal platform for U.S. industry to network and meet with strategic public and private sector players from all 10 ASEAN countries. U.S. companies are leaders in FinTech and can utilize this festival as an opportunity to increase commercial sales under Business Connect, while continuing to generate creative solutions to some of the ASEAN’s largest business, and personal, finance problems under Innovation Connect.