NEC to Host “New England Innovates: Leading the Way in FinTech”
On October 26, 2018, The New England Council will present “New England Innovates: Leading the Way in FinTech.” The event, hosted by NEC member Bank of America at their Boston office, is the fourth in the Council’s “New England Innovates” series, which aims to highlight how New England businesses and organizations are leading the way in the innovation economy, and to promote an ongoing dialogue in the region about how we maintain our reputation as a global innovation hub.
The event will feature keynote remarks from Craig Phillips, Counselor to the Secretary at the U.S. Department of Treasury and co-author of the department’s recent report on FinTech. Following Mr. Phillips’ remarks, a panel of Council members will discuss their own FinTech initiatives and discuss the challenges and opportunities associated with this rapidly evolving sector.
Panelists confirmed to date include:
Jay Biancamano – Managing Director, Digital Product Development, State Street
Steve Leschuck – Vice President, New Products, Liberty Mutual
George Marootian – Executive Vice President, Head of Technology, Natixis Investment Managers