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Comprehensive 5-day Immersion Program
for Financial Services Executives
in Silicon Valley

Navigating FinTech
Disruption

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Comprehensive 5-day Immersion Program
for Financial Services Executives
in Silicon Valley

Navigating FinTech
Disruption

What Is Executive Immersion Program?

One-of-a-kind opportunity to learn about the latest trends in FinTech, directly from the Silicon Valley insiders. Designed specifically for financial services executives, the program includes 5 full days of immersive experience with the most innovative Silicon Valley companies and presentations by experts to provide insights into the impact of technology innovations on finance.

SVIC

Executive Meetings
Connect With FinTech Executives

Meet leaders of the FinTech industry, Silicon Valley visionaries and innovators in each of the major areas of FinTech. Our sessions are small to allow for extensive face-to- face interactions.

PayPal

Company Visits
Get Privileged Access to Silicon Valley

Visit companies typically not open to the public. Witness intensity of corporate environment competing on innovation. Interact with Silicon Valley insiders on-site. Expand your mindset by immersing into the innovative culture of Silicon Valley.

Nasdaq

Expert Insights
Master Emerging Technology Trends

Learn from first-hand information not generally known. Brainstorm with the groundbreaking practitioners successfully applying FinTech innovations. Take a deep dive into tech trends re-shaping the future of finance.

What Is Executive Immersion Program?

One-of-a-kind opportunity to learn about the latest trends in FinTech, directly from the Silicon Valley insiders. Designed specifically for financial services executives, the program includes 5 full days of immersive experience with the most innovative Silicon Valley companies and presentations by experts to provide insights into the impact of technology innovations on finance.

SVIC

Executive Meetings
Connect With FinTech Executives

Meet leaders of the FinTech industry, Silicon Valley visionaries and innovators in each of the major areas of FinTech. Our sessions are small to allow for extensive face-to- face interactions.

PayPal

Company Visits
Get Privileged Access to Silicon Valley

Visit companies typically not open to the public. Witness intensity of corporate environment competing on innovation. Interact with Silicon Valley insiders on-site. Expand your mindset by immersing into the innovative culture of Silicon Valley.

Nasdaq

Expert Insights
Master Emerging Technology Trends

Learn from first-hand information not generally known. Brainstorm with the groundbreaking practitioners successfully applying FinTech innovations. Take a deep dive into tech trends re-shaping the future of finance.

What Is Executive Immersion Program?

One-of-a-kind opportunity to learn about the latest trends in FinTech, directly from the Silicon Valley insiders. Designed specifically for financial services executives, the program includes 5 full days of immersive experience with the most innovative Silicon Valley companies and presentations by experts to provide insights into the impact of technology innovations on finance.

SVIC

Executive Meetings
Connect With FinTech Executives

Meet leaders of the FinTech industry, Silicon Valley visionaries and innovators in each of the major areas of FinTech. Our sessions are small to allow for extensive face-to- face interactions.

PayPal

Company Visits
Get Privileged Access to Silicon Valley

Visit companies typically not open to the public. Witness intensity of corporate environment competing on innovation. Interact with Silicon Valley insiders on-site. Expand your mindset by immersing into the innovative culture of Silicon Valley.

Nasdaq

Expert Insights
Master Emerging Technology Trends

Learn from first-hand information not generally known. Brainstorm with the groundbreaking practitioners successfully applying FinTech innovations. Take a deep dive into tech trends re-shaping the future of finance.

What Did The Recent Attendees Have To Say?

Oliver Büchse

Oliver Busche
Member of the Board of Directors,
Wisconsin Bankers Foundation (USA)

“SVIC has formed a very extensive network in the Fintech community including privileged access to certain players. It would take significantly more effort and trial and error to replicate the opportunity through individual outreach

Donna-Maree Vinci
Group Executive,
Enterprise Solutions, Bank of Queensland (Australia)

“The Silicon Valley Immersion program was very thought-provoking and feeds well into our bank’s digital next-gen agenda and the innovation framework. Thank you for the impact you made.”

donna vinci
Marcia

Marcia De Wachter, PhD
Executive Director and Honorary Vice-Governor,
National Bank of Belgium (EU)

“Silicon Valley Innovation Center provided a tailor-made, very efficient immersion week into FinTech evolutions. It gives the synthesized view of the opportunities and threats within the sector and provides ample contact possibilities with investors, accelerators, and FinTech companies in a wide variety of application.”

Jacki Johnson
Chief Executive Officer,
IAG New Zealand (New Zealand)

“SVIC made us feel very welcome and were professional at all times. Their knowledge of Silicon Valley and the ‘ecosystem’ is excellent and added immense value to our experience. SVIC’s selection of companies to visit displayed a very good understanding of our needs. The speakers were of high quality.”

Jacki Johnson,  IAG
Scott Syphax

Scott Syphax
Chairman and CEO,
The Nehemiah Companies (USA)

Last week was one of the most incredible experiences I’ve had in years. I not only enjoyed all the learning but the company as well. Thank you for putting together such an incredible group and special thanks to you and your colleagues for the care and support in making our time together so memorable.”

What Did The Recent Attendees Have To Say?

Oliver Büchse

Oliver Busche
Member of the Board of Directors,
Wisconsin Bankers Foundation (USA)

“SVIC has formed a very extensive network in the Fintech community including privileged access to certain players. It would take significantly more effort and trial and error to replicate the opportunity through individual outreach

donna vinci

Donna-Maree Vinci
Group Executive,
Enterprise Solutions, Bank of Queensland (Australia)

“The Silicon Valley Immersion program was very thought-provoking and feeds well into our bank’s digital next-gen agenda and the innovation framework. Thank you for the impact you made.”

Marcia

Marcia De Wachter, PhD
Executive Director and Honorary Vice-Governor,
National Bank of Belgium (EU)

“Silicon Valley Innovation Center provided a tailor-made, very efficient immersion week into FinTech evolutions. It gives the synthesized view of the opportunities and threats within the sector and provides ample contact possibilities with investors, accelerators, and FinTech companies in a wide variety of application.”

Jacki Johnson,  IAG

Jacki Johnson
Chief Executive Officer,
IAG New Zealand (New Zealand)

“SVIC made us feel very welcome and were professional at all times. Their knowledge of Silicon Valley and the ‘ecosystem’ is excellent and added immense value to our experience. SVIC’s selection of companies to visit displayed a very good understanding of our needs. The speakers were of high quality.”

Scott Syphax

Scott Syphax
Chairman and CEO,
The Nehemiah Companies (USA)

Last week was one of the most incredible experiences I’ve had in years. I not only enjoyed all the learning but the company as well. Thank you for putting together such an incredible group and special thanks to you and your colleagues for the care and support in making our time together so memorable.”

What Did The Recent Attendees Have To Say?

Oliver Büchse

Oliver Busche
Member of the Board of Directors,
Wisconsin Bankers Foundation (USA)

“SVIC has formed a very extensive network in the Fintech community including privileged access to certain players. It would take significantly more effort and trial and error to replicate the opportunity through individual outreach

donna vinci

Donna-Maree Vinci
Group Executive,
Enterprise Solutions, Bank of Queensland (Australia)

“The Silicon Valley Immersion program was very thought-provoking and feeds well into our bank’s digital next-gen agenda and the innovation framework. Thank you for the impact you made.”

Marcia

Marcia De Wachter, PhD
Executive Director and Honorary Vice-Governor,
National Bank of Belgium (EU)

“Silicon Valley Innovation Center provided a tailor-made, very efficient immersion week into FinTech evolutions. It gives the synthesized view of the opportunities and threats within the sector and provides ample contact possibilities with investors, accelerators, and FinTech companies in a wide variety of application.”

Jacki Johnson,  IAG

Jacki Johnson
Chief Executive Officer,
IAG New Zealand (New Zealand)

“SVIC made us feel very welcome and were professional at all times. Their knowledge of Silicon Valley and the ‘ecosystem’ is excellent and added immense value to our experience. SVIC’s selection of companies to visit displayed a very good understanding of our needs. The speakers were of high quality.”

Scott Syphax

Scott Syphax
Chairman and CEO,
The Nehemiah Companies (USA)

Last week was one of the most incredible experiences I’ve had in years. I not only enjoyed all the learning but the company as well. Thank you for putting together such an incredible group and special thanks to you and your colleagues for the care and support in making our time together so memorable.”

What Did The Recent Attendees Have To Say?

Oliver Büchse

Oliver Busche
Member of the Board of Directors,
Wisconsin Bankers Foundation (USA)

“SVIC has formed a very extensive network in the Fintech community including privileged access to certain players. It would take significantly more effort and trial and error to replicate the opportunity through individual outreach

donna vinci

Donna-Maree Vinci
Group Executive,
Enterprise Solutions, Bank of Queensland (Australia)

“The Silicon Valley Immersion program was very thought-provoking and feeds well into our bank’s digital next-gen agenda and the innovation framework. Thank you for the impact you made.”

Marcia

Marcia De Wachter, PhD
Executive Director and Honorary Vice-Governor,
National Bank of Belgium (EU)

“Silicon Valley Innovation Center provided a tailor-made, very efficient immersion week into FinTech evolutions. It gives the synthesized view of the opportunities and threats within the sector and provides ample contact possibilities with investors, accelerators, and FinTech companies in a wide variety of application.”

Jacki Johnson,  IAG

Jacki Johnson
Chief Executive Officer,
IAG New Zealand (New Zealand)

“SVIC made us feel very welcome and were professional at all times. Their knowledge of Silicon Valley and the ‘ecosystem’ is excellent and added immense value to our experience. SVIC’s selection of companies to visit displayed a very good understanding of our needs. The speakers were of high quality.”

Scott Syphax

Scott Syphax
Chairman and CEO,
The Nehemiah Companies (USA)

Last week was one of the most incredible experiences I’ve had in years. I not only enjoyed all the learning but the company as well. Thank you for putting together such an incredible group and special thanks to you and your colleagues for the care and support in making our time together so memorable.”

What Will I Learn?

Technologies Covered

banking

Digital Banking
Facing The Challenges

Trends and innovations in mobile and tablet banking; authentication, biometrics, mobile payments, user experience, millennials, analytics and more.

AI

Artificial Intelligence
Where Is Business Value

Innovative use cases for AI in financial services to boost customer engagement, improve productivity, accelerate fraud detection and minimize risk

regtech

Regulation Technologies
Applying Big Data To Regulations

Technology solutions that help improve efficiency and transparency in regulation, automate compliance processes and alleviate the regulatory burden.

Lending

Lending
Advancements in Digital Lending

Digital lending solutions to fuel growth, including products and services offered directly to consumers. Innovative business models (peer-to-peer lending.

Payments

Payments
Top Trends

Innovations in payments value chain introduced by non-banking payment service providers as well as established non-payments technology giants.

blockchain

Blockchain
Bracing For Impact

Applications of one of the word’s most disruptive technologies to address particular needs within finance and beyond. Evolution, timelines, players, trends.

What Will I Learn?

Technologies Covered

banking

Digital Banking
Facing The Challenges

Trends and innovations in mobile and tablet banking; authentication, biometrics, mobile payments, user experience, millennials, analytics and more.

AI

Artificial Intelligence
Where Is Business Value

Innovative use cases for AI in financial services to boost customer engagement, improve productivity, accelerate fraud detection and minimize risk

regtech

Regulation Technologies
Applying Big Data To Regulations

Technology solutions that help improve efficiency and transparency in regulation, automate compliance processes and alleviate the regulatory burden.

Lending

Lending
Advancements in Digital Lending

Digital lending solutions to fuel growth, including products and services offered directly to consumers. Innovative business models (peer-to-peer lending.

Payments

Payments
Top Trends

Innovations in payments value chain introduced by non-banking payment service providers as well as established non-payments technology giants.

blockchain

Blockchain
Bracing For Impact

Applications of one of the word’s most disruptive technologies to address particular needs within finance and beyond. Evolution, timelines, players, trends.

What Will I Learn?

Technologies Covered

banking

Digital Banking
Facing The Challenges

Trends and innovations in mobile and tablet banking; authentication, biometrics, mobile payments, user experience, millennials, analytics and more.

AI

Artificial Intelligence
Where Is Business Value

Innovative use cases for AI in financial services to boost customer engagement, improve productivity, accelerate fraud detection and minimize risk

regtech

Regulation Technologies
Applying Big Data To Regulations

Technology solutions that help improve efficiency and transparency in regulation, automate compliance processes and alleviate the regulatory burden.

Lending

Lending
Advancements in Digital Lending

Digital lending solutions to fuel growth, including products and services offered directly to consumers. Innovative business models (peer-to-peer lending.

Payments

Payments
Top Trends

Innovations in payments value chain introduced by non-banking payment service providers as well as established non-payments technology giants.

blockchain

Blockchain
Bracing For Impact

Applications of one of the word’s most disruptive technologies to address particular needs within finance and beyond. Evolution, timelines, players, trends.

Who Will I Meet?

Sample Agenda

DAY 1
The FinTech Revolution – drivers, players, winners
Technology leadership changes at breakneck speed exceeded only by the pace of change in the Financial Services. Discuss with prominent VC investors and newly minted start-ups incubated by companies such as 500 Startups and RocketSpace the roots of the FinTech revolution and the role of technology innovations in the battle for the financial services market.

DAY 2
Banking Disrupted: Unbundling Personal Finances​
Meet with the rapidly growing FinTech companies such as NerdWallet, Token, Affirm and Abra to explore how consumers and small businesses clarity around all of the life’s financial decisions, how credit card business is evolving and what it means for the established financial services organizations.

DAY 3
The Future of Money
Blockchain, bitcoin, peer-to-peer lending, and AI are just a sample of innovations that you’ll learn about during Day 3. Hear from companies such as Bitpay, Prosper, Hyperwallet and Syndeo about the future of money. Brainstorm on ways to get ready for the next wave of tech disruption.

DAY 4
Risk Management and E-Commerce
Explore the next generation risk management and anti-fraud services for the e-commerce ecosystem with cutting-edge solution providers such as Identity Mind. Brainstorm about how to overcome the regulation and compliance challenges of working with FinTech companies. Learn from companies such as the Western Union the frameworks to assess, establish and develop partnerships with FinTech businesses.

DAY 5
Lessons On Corporate Innovation
Hear from the leaders of established companies such as BNY Mellon, CitiVentures, Mercedes, and IBM case studies on successfully implementing various corporate innovation strategies – building an innovation center, creating corporate venture fund and others. Learn from the world-famous Silicon Valley companies such as Airbnb, Google, Autodesk how to set up and maintain the innovative culture and successfully compete in the digital economy.

Who Will I Meet?

Sample Agenda

DAY 1
The FinTech Revolution – drivers, players, winners
Technology leadership changes at breakneck speed exceeded only by the pace of change in the Financial Services. Discuss with prominent VC investors and newly minted start-ups incubated by companies such as 500 Startups and RocketSpace the roots of the FinTech revolution and the role of technology innovations in the battle for the financial services market.

DAY 2
Banking Disrupted: Unbundling Personal Finances​
Meet with the rapidly growing FinTech companies such as NerdWallet, Token, Affirm and Abra to explore how consumers and small businesses clarity around all of the life’s financial decisions, how credit card business is evolving and what it means for the established financial services organizations.

DAY 3
The Future of Money
Blockchain, bitcoin, peer-to-peer lending, and AI are just a sample of innovations that you’ll learn about during Day 3. Hear from companies such as Bitpay, Prosper, Hyperwallet and Syndeo about the future of money. Brainstorm on ways to get ready for the next wave of tech disruption.

DAY 4
Risk Management and E-Commerce
Explore the next generation risk management and anti-fraud services for the e-commerce ecosystem with cutting-edge solution providers such as Identity Mind. Brainstorm about how to overcome the regulation and compliance challenges of working with FinTech companies. Learn from companies such as the Western Union the frameworks to assess, establish and develop partnerships with FinTech businesses.

DAY 5
Lessons On Corporate Innovation
Hear from the leaders of established companies such as BNY Mellon, CitiVentures, Mercedes, and IBM case studies on successfully implementing various corporate innovation strategies – building an innovation center, creating corporate venture fund and others. Learn from the world-famous Silicon Valley companies such as Airbnb, Google, Autodesk how to set up and maintain the innovative culture and successfully compete in the digital economy.

Who Will I Meet?

Sample Agenda

DAY 1
The FinTech Revolution – drivers, players, winners
Technology leadership changes at breakneck speed exceeded only by the pace of change in the Financial Services. Discuss with prominent VC investors and newly minted start-ups incubated by companies such as 500 Startups and RocketSpace the roots of the FinTech revolution and the role of technology innovations in the battle for the financial services market.

DAY 2
Banking Disrupted: Unbundling Personal Finances​
Meet with the rapidly growing FinTech companies such as NerdWallet, Token, Affirm and Abra to explore how consumers and small businesses clarity around all of the life’s financial decisions, how credit card business is evolving and what it means for the established financial services organizations.

DAY 3
The Future of Money
Blockchain, bitcoin, peer-to-peer lending, and AI are just a sample of innovations that you’ll learn about during Day 3. Hear from companies such as Bitpay, Prosper, Hyperwallet and Syndeo about the future of money. Brainstorm on ways to get ready for the next wave of tech disruption.

DAY 4
Risk Management and E-Commerce
Explore the next generation risk management and anti-fraud services for the e-commerce ecosystem with cutting-edge solution providers such as Identity Mind. Brainstorm about how to overcome the regulation and compliance challenges of working with FinTech companies. Learn from companies such as the Western Union the frameworks to assess, establish and develop partnerships with FinTech businesses.

DAY 5
Lessons On Corporate Innovation
Hear from the leaders of established companies such as BNY Mellon, CitiVentures, Mercedes, and IBM case studies on successfully implementing various corporate innovation strategies – building an innovation center, creating corporate venture fund and others. Learn from the world-famous Silicon Valley companies such as Airbnb, Google, Autodesk how to set up and maintain the innovative culture and successfully compete in the digital economy.

Why Should I Join?

“The overall program was very well suited to the interests I had: 1. Taking a 60,000 look at the valley while being able to selectively dive deep, subject to interest; 2. Traveling with a small, hand-picked cohort, with the potential to create deeper bonds; and 3. Enjoying the sights and sounds of the Valley. All three were delivered, in spades.”

William Tharp,
Chairman and CEO, CCI Group (Canada)

Connections
Network with executives

Meet with executives of the most innovative Silicon Valley companies to forge new business alliances.

Insights
Expand your mind

Discover what revolutionary ideas and technologies will challenge existing industries in the future.

Immersion
Experience first-hand

Witness the appeal of the world’s capital of innovation that attracts and retains best talents worldwide.

Best Practices
Hear from leaders

Connect with Silicon Valley visionaries to share best practices of applying emerging technologies.

Leadership
Empower corporate innovation

Brainstorm how to turn your team into the agents of change for sustainable competitive advantage.

Why Should I Join?

“The overall program was very well suited to the interests I had: 1. Taking a 60,000 look at the valley while being able to selectively dive deep, subject to interest; 2. Traveling with a small, hand-picked cohort, with the potential to create deeper bonds; and 3. Enjoying the sights and sounds of the Valley. All three were delivered, in spades.”

William Tharp,
Chairman and CEO, CCI Group (Canada)

Connections
Network with executives

Meet with executives of the most innovative Silicon Valley companies to forge new business alliances.

Insights
Expand your mind

Discover what revolutionary ideas and technologies will challenge existing industries in the future.

Immersion
Experience first-hand

Witness the appeal of the world’s capital of innovation that attracts and retains best talents worldwide.

Best Practices
Hear from leaders

Connect with Silicon Valley visionaries to share best practices of applying emerging technologies.

Leadership
Empower corporate innovation

Brainstorm how to turn your team into the agents of change for sustainable competitive advantage.

Why Should I Join?

“The overall program was very well suited to the interests I had: 1. Taking a 60,000 look at the valley while being able to selectively dive deep, subject to interest; 2. Traveling with a small, hand-picked cohort, with the potential to create deeper bonds; and 3. Enjoying the sights and sounds of the Valley. All three were delivered, in spades.”

William Tharp,
Chairman and CEO, CCI Group (Canada)

Connections
Network with executives

Meet with executives of the most innovative Silicon Valley companies to forge new business alliances.

Insights
Expand your mind

Discover what revolutionary ideas and technologies will challenge existing industries in the future.

Immersion
Experience first-hand

Witness the appeal of the world’s capital of innovation that attracts and retains best talents worldwide.

Best Practices
Hear from leaders

Connect with Silicon Valley visionaries to share best practices of applying emerging technologies.

Leadership
Empower corporate innovation

Brainstorm how to turn your team into the agents of change for sustainable competitive advantage.

Recent Programs

Photos from previous programs

bny mellon
Nasdaq
Affirm
Pivotus
Google
Sindeo
Hyperwallet
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Recent Programs

Photos from previous programs

bny mellon
Nasdaq
Affirm
Pivotus
Google
Sindeo
Hyperwallet
square

When Is The Next Program?

Navigating FinTech Disruption program runs 3 times a year

July 10 – 14, 2017
November 13 – 17, 2017
January 22 – 26, 2018

When Is The Next Program?

Navigating FinTech Disruption program runs 3 times a year

July 10 – 14, 2017
November 13 – 17, 2017
January 22 – 26, 2018

How Much Does The Program Cost?

Price includes everything but the airfare

PRICE:
Early Bird: $8,500/person
Regular: $10,000/person
Late Bird: $12,000/person

Want to bring your team members? Contact us for special group rates at info@svicenter.com

What Is Included?

Executive Program: 5 full days of educational sessions, meetings and company visits
Transfers between company visits
Hotel Accommodation
Breakfast and lunches
Exclusive dinner with speakers as a unique networking opportunity
Program support with an SVIC representative accompanying the group

If you prefer to book and pay for your own accommodation, contact us to request a registration code.

How Much Does The Program Cost?

Price includes everything but the airfare

PRICE (with Hotel):
Early Bird: $8,500/person
Regular: $10,000/person
Late Bird: $12,000/person

Want to bring your team members? Contact us for special group rates at info@svicenter.com

What Is Included?

Executive Program: 5 full days of educational sessions, meetings and company visits
Transfers between company visits
Hotel Accommodation
Breakfast and lunches
Exclusive dinner with speakers as a unique networking opportunity
Program support with an SVIC representative accompanying the group

If you prefer to book and pay for your own accommodation, contact us to request a registration code.

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REGISTER NOW

About Silicon Valley Innovation Center

Helping Companies Grow And Innovate By Connecting Them With Disruptive Technologies And Emerging Trends​

Who We Are

Since 2012, Silicon Valley Innovation Center (SVIC) has been empowering senior-level executive leaders from around the world to uncover business growth opportunities behind the threats of disruptive technologies.
We provide expertise in the business impact of disruptive technologies by creating exclusive executive management programs, cutting-edge thought leadership summits, and breakthrough corporate innovation acceleration programs. We have organized hundreds of study tours and executive education programs for corporate executives, business owners, board members of multi-billion dollar corporations and government leaders in Silicon Valley and beyond.
For more information go to www.siliconvalley.center

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