Aalto Fintech Seminar Series presents: The future of banking
Financial sector is facing new challenges and new opportunities stemming from digitalisation and new technologies, the rapidly changing global landscape with new Fintech start-ups and large tech companies, and new regulation.
During Aalto Fintech seminar series, top Finnish experts give presentations related to the future of the financial sector and topics such as AI and machine learning, startups, open banking, regulation, and blockchain.
Aalto Fintech seminar series continues on Wednesday 2 October with presentations on the disruption of the banking sector and some core concepts for safe and efficient financial market infrastructures.
Timo Ritakallio, President and Group Executive Chairman, OP Financial Group Disruption, digitalization and the future of banking
Matti Hellqvist, Senior Economist, Bank of Finland
Blockchain and distributed ledgers – bridges from theory to practice
The first presentation by Ritakallio provides a holistic picture of the disruption of the banking sector. How is digitalisation reshaping and redefining it?
The second presentation by Hellqvist is a deep dive into some core concepts for safe and efficient financial market infrastructures. Can the new approaches of blockchain and DLT respond to these?