The BBVA Open Summit will become a crucial element of a Fintech platform for startups in Spain and beyond. We will connect the instigators and innovators who are creating the future of the financial industry, and inspire a new generation of leaders to success.
We will showcase, inspire and connect BBVA's key players to relevant startups, investors, communities and provocateurs; and foster innovation in collaboration across the sector
Last week BBVA announced that AI-based personal money manager startup Change had won its Open Talent Global award for best fintech idea. Change, an Israeli outfit that works in the U.S. and Canada, uses artificial intelligence to help customers keep track of their money, giving them a nudge via an SMS when they are overspending.
It´s been a year filled with intense activity: more than 800 startups from 72 countries competed for the first prize in the ninth edition of the BBVA Open Talent competition.
Conceived as a whole, the Central de Diseño (Design Center) embraces both tried and tested formulas as well as training, dissemination and day-to-day creative activities. It has already become a powerful generator of internal and external services within the whole of the Matadero Madrid complex, providing a range of support to other components of Madrid's new cultural axis
In the first in a series of invite-only gatherings, BBVA is bringing together founders and leaders across multiple disciplines of technology and innovation.
We'll open the event with an exciting half day of various activities, followed by a full day of diverse programming and interactive experiences. Closing day, a range of micro-masterclasses will offer attendees the opportunity to dive deeper and explore this new, changing world of financial services.