Tearsheet's Challengers Conference 2021

The entire banking ecosystem has been upended and transformed over the past few years, and COVID-19 has accelerated that process by leaps and bounds.

Tearsheet's Challengers Conference will bring together senior leaders from banks, credit unions, challenger banks, payments firms, and firms outside of banking for a candid discussion about what the top firms are doing with products and services, strategy, talent, and customer acquisition to thrive in today's unprecedented environment.

The Challengers Conference seeks to recognize companies and professionals that are forging ahead with new services and products to help customers save, move, and borrow money in the modern era.

Join us for one day of insights and new connections with an influential group of decision-makers. The Challengers Conference 2021 will now be Virtual due to the rise in COVID-19 cases.

The Challengers Conference 2021 offers a free ticket for members of Tearsheet's Outlier membership program (Applies to quarterly and yearly members only). Outlier provides subscriber-only content, discounted events (like this one), weekly briefings on important topics delivered by industry experts, access to Tearsheet research, and more. You can apply here.

All non-Outlier member attendees will receive a complimentary one-month subscription to Outlier at signup.

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Time (ET) Topic Speaker
9:45-10:00 AM Welcome to Challengers: Opening remarks and introduction Zack Miller,
Editor in chief,
Tearsheet Aaron Singer,
10:00-10:25 AM The future is integrated: How Wise is bringing International banking to the forefront Ryan Zagone,
Head of Americas,Wise for Banks,
Lindsey Grossman,
Director of products,North America,
10:30-10:55 AM Credit-Led neobanks: Using credit to attract and monetize mainstream customers Renaud Laplanche,
Co-Founder and CEO,
11:00-11:25 AM Demystifying the underbanked Shane Holdaway,
Mission Lane
11:25-11:40 AM Break
11:45-12:10 PM Hybrid finance: Why bringing traditional and decentralized finance is the future of money Trevor Marshall,
12:15-12:40 PM Ryan Falvey,
Managing Partner and Co-founder,
Financial Venture Studio
12:45-13:10 PM
13:10-13:45 PM Break
13:45-14:10 PM Bijon Mehta,
Global head of financial services,
14:15- 14:40 PM Credit builder banking and financial inclusion Ranjit Sarai,
VP of digital banking product,
Credit Sesame
14:45-15:10 PM Eyal Lifshitz,
Founder and CEO,
15:10-15:25 PM Break
15:30-15:55 PM Greenwood: Developing a digital banking platform for the culture Chidiebere Kalu,
Head of Product,
16:00-16:25 PM Building a global bank with a local flair Patrick Stal,
VP of Global Marketing,
16:25-17:00 PM Challengers (Award Ceremony)
17:00-17:15 PM Ending Notes Zack Miller,
Editor in Chief,
Aaron Singer,

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Tickets Prices in USD

  • Buy this early bird ticket to attend the online Challengers Conference at a discounted price. Ticket prices go up soon. Challengers 2021(Online) is free for quarterly/Yearly Outlier members. Contact us at conferences@tearsheet.co to request a free ticket. To join our Outlier program and attend this (Online) event for free, go to http://www.tearsheet.co/outlier
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