FinTech and Entrepreneurship:
Exploring the role of innovative financial services in advancing global entrepreneurship & development (Washington, DC)
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Breakfast & Registration 8:00 am, Program 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Important Note: This event will take place in Washington, DC at 1776, a global hub for startups, at 1133 15th Street, NW, 12th Floor
Visit the main event website to RSVP and learn more
Join the Global Innovation Forum in partnership with the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University, Engine, Intuit and 1776 for a breakfast discussion about the role of emerging technology-enabled financial services in empowering global entrepreneurship and development, and ways in which public policy can impact access to these services.
Featuring a keynote conversation with Congressman Jared Polis & perspectives on innovative online financing mechanisms, entrepreneurship and public policy from:
Jeff Kaufman, Group Lead, QuickBooks
Jonny Price, Senior Director, Kiva ZIP, Kiva.org
Art Stevens, Director for Social Innovation, PayPal
Brandon Pollak, Director of Global Affairs, 1776
Mark Wu, Berkman Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University
Jake Colvin, Executive Director, Global Innovation Forum
The Global Innovation Forum connects business, startup, development and university leaders with public policymakers to understand the opportunities and challenges associated with engaging in the global marketplace in the digital age.
For more about the event and for registration, visit http://www.globalinnovationforum.com/events/fintech-and-entrepreneurship/