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Community Banks as Innovators? How Partnerships are Changing Neighborhood Economics
Damon Magnuski, PeopleHedge
Learn how community banks are partnering with FinTech companies to solve neighborhood problems such as access to capital, data usage, foreign exchange, and reaching the un / underbanked. Partnerships between startups and banks are allowing for innovation nationwide with the goal of expanding globally. The panel will go over current programs and discuss future directions, with time for questions from the audience.
access to capital, community banks, Data, Financial Inclusion, fintech, foreign exchange, neighborhood economics, remittances, unbanked, underbanked
Angel Rich - Founder & CEO of WealthyLife Colleen Poynton - VP at Core Innovation Capital (potential moderator) Tammy Halevy - SVP New Intiatives at AEO Damon Magnuski - Founder of PeopleHedge (potential moderator)
2 of the following 3 will likely attend, I am waiting on confirmation: Phil Peters - COO of Radius Bank (pending confirmation) John Davey - SVP of Bankers' Bank Northeast (pending confirmation) Bill Ervin - SVP Mirador Financial (pending confirmation)
- June 14, 2017
Final day to submit an idea.
- June 15 - 29, 2017
Commenting and voting period. All sessions open for voting.
- June 30 - July 13, 2017
Judging panel and final selection by SOCAP17 Content Team.
- July 14, 2017
Winning sessions announced to session organizers.
A lucky person will receive 2 free tickets to SOCAP17 and other impact-themed prizes!ENTER TO WIN