Future of Finance

The finance industry is quickly being affected by new technology and new processes. New developments in various fields are continuing to change almost every aspect of the finance industry and how it operates. These developments, while exciting, can also present many complex challenges going forward.

Participate in the Future of Finance Challenge to tackle the critical challenges that matter most and join a network of support to find the best solutions and make a difference in the finance industry.

Future of Finance

The finance industry is quickly being affected by new technology and new processes. New developments in various fields are continuing to change almost every aspect of the finance industry and how it operates. These developments, while exciting, can also present many complex challenges going forward.

Participate in the Future of Finance Challenge to tackle the critical challenges that matter most and join a network of support to find the best solutions and make a difference in the finance industry.

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Why Get Involved

Disruptive technologies have the potential to change every aspect of industry and present critical new opportunities. These changes also impact the skills employers want and need. This Challenge works to not only open up new opportunities for organizations of every size, but for students and graduates as well.

Innovators

Prizes & incentives to take your idea to market

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Build your portfolio & discover digital career pathways

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Create social impact

Problem Solvers

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Empower students to become innovative problem solvers

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Create remote work-integrated learning experience

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Connect with bright new talent

Assessment Process

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Step 1

Initial Assessment & Semi-Final Selection

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Step 2

Selection of Finalists

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Step 3

Selection of Winners

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Step 4

Competition winners carry out idea

Prize Pool

Price announcements pending; stay tuned!

Explore Industry Future Challenge Verticals

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Cybersecurity

The sensitivity of financial information makes cybersecurity more important than ever.

  • Personal and financial privacy are on the line – making cybersecurity in the financial sector critical to success.
  • Malware and ransomware attacks can leave clients, partners, and organizations in crisis.
  • As hackers learn and adapt to new technologies – so must the finance industry.
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Smart Cities

The technology of smart cities means even greater potential change for the finance industry.

  • More than half of the worlds population currently lives in cities and that number is growing.
  • Upgrading infrastructure can be costly and requires investment.
  • Investment in new technologies and community spaces builds on the existing growth of municipal centres.
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AI/ML

AI has the potential to transform how data is collected and analyzed.

  • AI has the potential to reduce operational costs while better supporting clients.
  • AI can help to automate routine processes – saving critical time.
  • With the help of AI, data processing can not only be sped up, but it can become more accurate.

Build the Future, Today

Our goal is to create meaningful exchanges between public and private sector organizations. Interested in being part of the conversation? Get involved by joining a Challenge or be part of the change by supporting the initiative as a sponsor.

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