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Fintech Week Hamburg spurs new connections across Fintech and Banking industry 

Fintech Week Hamburg 2017

Germany’s largest Fintech festival returns to Hamburg on
November 6-12, 2017

Hamburg, 18.7.2017. Seven days in Germany’s most northern city, rich with the best in Fintech thought and innovation: Fintech Week Hamburg is an annual event that brings together newcomers, Fintech professionals and established players from Banking and Insurance. After its launch in 2016 and a score of more than 2,000 visitors, #fwhh is getting ready for the next round. From November 6 to 12, 2017, visitors from Germany and beyond will discuss the future of finance in close to 40 different set-ups, including conferences, barcamps, expert panels, guided feedback sessions, meet ups und other networking settings. Fintech Week Hamburg is sponsored by comdirect bank, who is also a leading event partner.

Fintech Week Hamburg is known for its unique approach to connecting stakeholders from the Fintech, Banking and Insurance industry. The week’s program is based on a mix of traditional and unconventional events and a wide array of carefully designed locations, with the Betahaus Hamburg as main hub. Thus, #fwhh appeals to a wide array of stakeholders, including Fintech beginners and experts, freelancers and business owners, first-time founders and bank executives. Fintech Week Hamburg is a cooperation of Germany’s leading industry newsletter finletter and the acclaimed co-working space betahaus Hamburg.  Betahaus CEO Robert Beddies and colleagues have co-developed the event concept with Clas Beese and Carolin Neumann, founders of finletter. The business publication was founded in 2014 and reaches more than 2,000 readers in the exact demographic the
Fintech Week caters to.

After an intense curation process of several months, the programming team of #fwhh17 has started sales for the first batch of 20 events.
Among the highlights are the comdirect Finanzbarcamp, Labor X, Fintech Exchange Night by Accenture, the Fintech Week Team Challenge,
and a robo advisory conference by Deloitte.

This year, the program of Fintech Week Hamburg will be partially presented in English, namely the FinAsia Day on November 7 (soon to be released)
and the Startup Weekend Fintech, which takes place from November 10 to 12. Visitors can book tickets at www.fintechweek.de.  

About finletterfinletter is an independent weekly newsletter which informs readers across the industry about the national and international Fintech trade.
The newslettter was founded by Fintech-expert Clas Beese and journalist Carolin Neumann in 2014.

About betahaus Hamburg: Hamburg’s leading destination for freelancers, start-ups, teams and corporations is also a network of many talents and
an imaginativ event space. The co-working hub hosts many of the events which are part of the Fintech Week Hamburg program and is also an
important sparring partner in the programming process.

Fintech Week Hamburg will take place on November 6-12, 2017 at the Betahaus Hamburg. 

Website: www.fintechweek.de

Presskit: https://fintechweek.de/presse/

Hashtags: #fwhh17, #Fintech, #Insurtech, #Hamburg, #betahausHH


Press contact:

Birte Pampel
+49(0)171-8054 504