AITECHTalents

The event for people who do and need ‘to do’
I wandered around the exhibition hall of a FinTech conference, late last year. It doesn’t really matter which one – I have attended, covered, organised and spoken at so many of these events over the years – many of them...
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The people you see at conferences – Updated for 2019!
Now that we are deep in Spring conference season - I thought I would update my ever popular #PeopleYouSeeAtConferences list. Now way longer than 10 items. I shall add in a few 'suggestions from my pals on Twitter and add...
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The stories that make up FinTech continue at FinTECHTalents
"I've seen more startups do more demos on stage than most people should see in their lifetime," says Liz Lumley, architect of the FinTECHTalents Festival to Christophe Langiois, CMO of The FinTech Power 50 in an interview at Barclays Rise...
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Removing the friction from authentication
US-based biometric authentication platform ID R&D holds court on both sides of the coast in America - in New York and Silicon Valley. While they work on solving the problem of providing user- friendly customer on boarding without compromising on...
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The talent pool should be an ocean
The team at VC Innovations had a full week during UK FinTech Week in London at the end of May. In between chairing sessions at the Innovate Finance Global Summit, hosting a breakfast event with HSBC and then an exclusive...
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Do we still need ‘FinTech’?
At last week's FinTECH4Life event Vica Manos, managing director at Anthemis Group commented that they do not use the term 'FinTech' inside their venture capital operation. "We say Financial Services and the tech is assumed," she said. The reasons behind...
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Talent can create big things
Pol Navarro, Chief Digital Officer at TSB talks about how banks can attract new talent by offering frameworks that allow them to change the rules and make big impacts immediately. "We think that the future of financial services will be...
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We need to bring women into this industry
Julie Wall, Senior Lecturer at University of East London has a call to action in order to solve both the talent gap and diversity issues in financial services and technology. "The search for talent is a big challenge at the...
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Humanising Conversational Interfaces: Part 1.
In a previous article “Human or Machine” I concluded that combining the simplicity of conversational interfaces - in the form of Messaging and AI powered chat bots - to drive understanding and prediction whilst also having humans in the loop...
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Mad Bunny Hunt – Help us find our tickets and they could be yours!
As most of us start to plan our chocolate egg collection - we are sad to announce that there has been a burglary at TECHTalents Towers. On the eve of Pancake Day in the UK  (that's Shrove Tuesday, Fat Tuesday, Mardi Gras...
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