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Top Banking and Fintech Conferences in 2022

Updated December, 2021

As health-related concerns continue to unfold, many 2022 events are still being formulated: some will be in-person, while others remain virtual. Some are even adopting a hybrid model.

In an effort to help you plan for the year, we have compiled a comprehensive list of financial services and fintech events scheduled for 2022 that may be worth your consideration. Below you will find BillGO's comprehensive list detailing the events, the planned format and other information that will help you decide which conferences best align for you and your organization.  

(Note: we will be updating this list throughout the year, so bookmark this page and check back periodically. And - if you have a suggestion to add to our list - drop us a line at communications@billgo.com.)


Fintech Retreat 2022

Date: Jan. 11, 2022

Format: In-person

Location: San Francisco, CA

This retreat promises high-value content, relationship-building and learning opportunities through informal discussions and intimate networking. On hand will be investors, regulators, fintech founders and senior level finance execs including managing directors, VPs, and CXOs from a variety of fintech startups, VCs, financial organizations and legal firms.

Note: BillGO is planning to present at this event.

Register here.


Cloud in Fintech and Banking Conference

Date: Feb. 22, 2022

Format: Virtual

Cloud in Fintech & Banking Conference is currently planned as a virtual event designed to explore the cloud as a potential game-changer for the entire financial services industry. This event will look at evolving consumer expectations, emerging technologies and alternative business models that C-suite executives, CIOs and board members need to consider as they move forward.

Register here.


AFT Spring Summit

Date: Mar. 13-15, 2022

Format: In-person

Location: La Jolla, CA

Collectively, AFT member companies provide solutions, data or services to nearly every U.S.-based financial institution (FI). And this event is your chance to hear from leaders in the industry as they share insights with attendees about career growth and networking. If meeting and learning from others is on your radar in 2022, this could prove to be a rewarding conference to consider.

Note: BillGO is a Diamond Level Sponsor of AFT and will be attending.

Register here.


Fintech Meetup

Date: Mar. 22-24, 2022

Format: Virtual

Fintech Meetup hosts more than 3,000 participants and facilitates thousands of meetings, making it one of the world's largest fintech meeting events of the year. Organizers use proprietary technology to connect individuals and organizations from the payments, banking and financial services community for partnership discussions, vendor presentations, investment pitches, media/analyst interviews, recruiting introductions and other meaningful collaboration.

Note: BillGO will be a sponsor at this event, as well as an attendee.

Register here.


AI in Finance Summit

Date: Apr. 21-22, 2022

Format: In-person

Location: New York

This summit marks your chance to learn about advances in AI & machine learning tools and techniques from the world's leading innovators across industry, research and the financial sector.

It is also your chance to help solve shared problems with 500+ attendees during round table discussions, Q&As with speakers and 1:1 meetings. Attendees can also participate in technical labs, workshop and connect with potential investors.

Register here.


Fintech Talents North America

Date: Apr. 27, 2022

Format: Virtual

Fintech Talents promises to bring together professionals from hundreds of banks, credit unions, community banks and up-and-coming fintechs. Billed as "the ultimate fintech event for credit unions, community banks and tier one FIs," it offers an array of networking opportunities. All of the content will be made available to attendees on demand after the event.

Note: Free registration before March 19.

Register here.


Smarter Faster Payments Conference

Date: May 1-4, 2022

Format: In-person and virtual

Location: Nashville, TN

Technology and information are making payments smarter and faster. This conference zeros in on new capabilities that are designed to enhance the user experience, enrich decision making and instill greater security. Smarter Faster Payments is designed for diverse organizations focused on driving innovation, delivering value through new solutions and services and employing these offerings to meet their business needs and transact with their customers.

Note: BillGO will be attending this event.

Register here.


U.S. Fintech Symposium

Date: May 3-4, 2022

Format: In-person

Location: Orlando, FL

The U.S. Fintech Symposium is a two-day fintech conference facilitating discussions around the practical uses of advanced enterprise technologies within the finance and financial services industries. Attendees will hear presentations and panel discussions from fintech industry experts pertaining to the latest developments including blockchain, robotic process automation, artificial intelligence, machine learning, big data, banking APIs and more.

Register here.


FinovateSpring

Date: May 18-20, 2022

Format: In-person and virtual

Location: San Francisco, CA

This in-person and virtual event is designed to give you a chance to learn how the startup ecosystem is responding to the pandemic. The agenda promises to cover new innovations that are supporting customers today as well as the technologies and connections needed to stay relevant in the coming year.

Register here.


LendIt Fintech USA 2022

Date: May 25-26, 2022

Format: In-person

Location: New York City, NY

The fintech industry is converging as banks are becoming more like fintechs and fintechs are becoming more like banks. This convergence will be the focus of LendIt Fintech USA 2022 where leading thought thinkers will come together to discuss key industry topics. Because it's one of New York City’s largest fintech events, it will likely include an agenda featuring top keynote speakers.

Register here.


FiNext USA

Date: July 14-15, 2022

Format: In-person

Location: San Francisco, CA

FiNext Conference & Expo was started because it's backers believed the mainstream finance services industry needed a space where the "smartest, inventive and ambitious people" could come together, interact and collaborate.

As a result. the conference agenda includes topics like banking security, cash management and commercial payment strategies for corporate treasurers and cloud IT platforms for FIs. The purported goal is that the FiNext Conference can deliver value to entrepreneurs, financiers, innovators, practitioners and enthusiasts.

Register here.

There are still multiple high profile conferences that have not yet announced plans for the next year. We'll keep an eye out and as more information becomes available for these events we will update this blog with dates and details, so plan on revisiting this list throughout the year to stay in the loop.

Also, if you have a suggestion to add to our list, drop us a line at communications@billgo.com.

Among the high-profile events that are still being planned:

  • Money 20/20 - Details are being finalized.
  • Payments Innovation Alliance Fall Meeting - Possible virtual event this Fall.
  • CPI Global Summit - Possible virtual this October.

Next Steps

As you plan for 2022, remember to allocate a portion of your resources to delivering on your customer needs. One key deliverable: modernized bill pay. As BillGO’s latest eBook —The Battle for Bill Pay — confirms, consumers are looking for modern, consolidated, easy-to-navigate tools that help them better manage their financial lives.