2 Events about FinTech you should join this week, suggested by Licas Ventures a venture capitalist (VC)

Licas Ventures
3 min readSep 14, 2020


Licas Ventures is a leading venture capital firm that invests in people and their companies from the earliest days through all phases of private company growth. We are Fintech and FoodTech lovers and that’s why we suggest these 2 events for this week. (from 14/09 to 20/09)

Finovate Awards


The Finovate Awards are going digital for 2020! Winners will be announced during FinovateFall Digital on September 14

The Finovate Awards recognize the companies driving fintech innovation forward and the individuals bringing new ideas to life. We’ll crown 25 winners in fields like consumer lending, digital banking, SMB/SME, ID management, and more. See who comes out on top!

The best in fintech, all in one place. Financial technology comes in all shapes and sizes. There are many diverse stakeholders in the ecosystem, but quality rises to the top. The Finovate Awards brings leading banks, fintech firms, accelerators, and individuals together to compete against each other in 25 different categories. The final nomination deadline has ended and finalists for each category have been announced.

The Finovate Awards bring together expert judges from a wide variety of backgrounds. With more than 10 years on the cutting-edge of financial and banking technology, Finovate is ideally suited to bring together a group of experts who understand fintech from every angle.

15th September

600Minutes CFO

Leading the business towards profitable sustainable growth and cost-efficiency

The CFO’s role has evolved significantly in recent decades. Today, CFO’s range of responsibilities goes far beyond tradition and merges with business strategy and development, IT, and even talent management. There is an immense need for CFOs to enable their teams with tools and technologies to sustain their business and remain value-driven. Join us virtually at 600Minutes CFO in exploring business finance solutions, technological developments, and strategies to drive profitability and sustainability. Gain insights and share ideas with fellow CFOs, top finance executives, and key decision-makers through virtual peer-to-peer networking sessions and gain a competitive advantage for your organizational growth.

This fall, join us for our first-ever Metropolis Helsinki, where we will accelerate networking to a whole new level. Connect with CFOs, CIOs, and CHROs from the top 500 companies in Finland, immerse yourself in peer-to-peer discussions and explore various perspectives of collaboration with solution providers on one virtual platform.

This event is offered by management events, their mission is to bring together decision-makers and solution providers in online and live events to expand their network, gain insights, and discover new business solutions and opportunities. their events are designed as the ground base for great deals and sizable contracts while tailored to keep the economic engine going, even through tumultuous times. Management Events believes that the best deals are made face to face, supported by the multifaceted platforms of technology. they use the best of both worlds to help leaders find the best possible partners for their projects. Their mission is to attract top influential minds in one place to let them discuss their common interests and build a ground for solid relationships and new contracts. Their clients are decision-makers from the TOP500 companies, the best solution providers, and speakers from different industries. they invite you to attend specific events and provide a pre-planned personal schedule for each participant that will automatically sync to their mobile. Their goal is to give all their guests their most efficient working day of the year.

16th September

That’s it for today, we hope you like this short article about FinTech events. stay updated on new articles by following the Medium page, the Twitter page, and the LinkedIn page.

See you soon, Licas Ventures Team



Licas Ventures

Licas Ventures is a leading venture capital firm that invests in people and their companies from the earliest days through all phases of private company growth.