The first of our Summits for Web Summit 2016

HONG KONG, JULY 11-13, 2017

"Credit cards are the thing that will try to screw you at some point"

- Paypal Founder, Max Levchin

MoneyConf is where the world's leading banks, tech firms and disruptive startups meet. Industry decision makers and startups looking to transform the market will connect to discuss the future of finance.

A ticket to MoneyConf is the same cost as a ticket to RISE. Your ticket gives you access to all of MoneyConf's sessions, as well as several other conferences held during RISE.

Meet Our First Speakers

Companies That Attend

What's Happening?

Will we still be carrying cash in three years' time? The founders and CEOs of the world's most innovative fintech startups will join decision makers from major traditional banks to explore the future of buying and selling.


A dedicated track hitting all the most important questions in 21st century banking. Learn how people and businesses will interact with their local branch in ten years’ time.

How is banking infrastructure evolving?
Faster settlement times and enhanced payment security: How fast is too fast?
Are third-party tech firms killing the retail banking sector?
How do you keep regulation up to date when incorporating technological innovations?
How can banking firms better manage the relationship between employees and intelligent machines?


Shopping is changing faster than ever before thanks to omni-channel experiences, digital marketplaces and rich contextual data. Find out where e-commerce is headed next in this track.

How can the chicken-and-egg situation regarding merchant adoption of mobile POS be resolved?
How big a threat are contextual commerce transactions to more traditional online retailers?
How can a small online retailer stand out?

Credit and Lending

Traditional lenders are at risk of disintermediation by alternative platforms. Hear from the leading lights working to reshape credit and lending as we know it.

What are the biggest changes facing the industry and how are traditional banks adapting?
Will we see more collaboration between alternative lenders and banks or fiercer competition?
What will the lending space look like in five years’ time?

Payments and Transfers

The way in which payments are made within and beyond borders is changing dramatically. This track will hear from those at the cutting edge of this transformation.

What does the shift of money transfer and payments towards mobile mean for traditional financial service providers?
How will this payments landscape change over the next 24 months?


Fraud and other cybercrime is one of the largest areas of concern for the financial services industry due to the huge reputational damage incurred and the potential for significant financial penalties. Learn from the world’s leading fraud prevention and identity experts in this track.

IoT: How do you protect against threats when every device in your company is connected?
Threat intelligence versus risk: How much cybersecurity is enough?
Can you use cybersecurity to generate business value?
When will biometrics go mainstream?
What does the future hold for digital identification?

The biggest tech conference of its kind for startups and investors in Asia BBC

The Most Brilliant Minds in International Tech were at RISE Forbes

A startup conference like RISE where entrepreneurs, startups, investors and the press meet has been long due in Hong Kong. Forbes

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