Event Schedule

Sep 28th, 2017

8:30 AM
Light Breakfast/Networking (Exhibit Hall Open)

9:15 AM
BZ Kickoff

9:25 AM
Live Demo Kickoff: CBOE Update Presenter: Catherine Clay, Global Head of Information Solutions, CBOE

9:30 AM
Demo 1 – Benzinga Cloud & Alternative Data Presenter: Adam Zientarski & Luke Jacobi, Quantitative Services, Benzinga

9:37 AM
Demo 2 – ORATS Presenter: Matt Amberson, Principal, ORATS

9:44 AM
Demo 3 – RealtyShares Presenter: Amy Kirsch, Director of Investor Relations, RealtyShares

9:51 AM
The Impact Of Satellite Imagery: Predicting the Next Move In Financial Markets

Moderator: Sunayna Tuteja, Director of Emerging Technologies & Innovation at TD Ameritrade

Kevin O’Brien, CBO, Orbital Insight


Kevin O’Brien

Chief Business Officer. Orbital Insight

10:05 AM
Panel 1: Big Data, Bigger Decisions: How Data Science Is Changing The Future Of Financial Decision Making
Moderator: David Aferiat, Managing Partner, Trade Ideas

Raj Neervannan, CTO, AlphaSense

Rob Pfeifer, CRO, Affirm

Jacob Sorensen, CIO, Bank of the West


Jacob Sorensen

Interim CIO at Bank of the West


Raj Neervannan

CTO and co-founder of AlphaSense


Rob Pfeifer

CRO at Affirm


David Aferiat

Co-Founder, Managing Partner at Trade Ideas

10:30 AM
Demo 4 – Suretly Presenter: Eugene Lobachev, CEO, Suretly

10:37 AM
Demo 5 – Quants Presenter: Gokhan Kisacikoglu, CEO/CIO, Quants

10:44 AM
Demo 6 – Collective2 Presenter: Rod Casilli, COO, Collective2

10:51 AM
Demo 7 – Republic Presenter: Ken Nguyen, CEO, Republic

10:58 AM
The Original Bank App Innovator On JPMorgan’s Fintech Strategy

Adam Carson, Head of Digital Partnerships, JPMorgan Chase

Moderator: Jason Raznick


Jason Raznick

CEO & Founder at Benzinga


Adam Carson

Head Of Digital Partnerships, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

11:15 AM

Panel 2: One-Click Home Buying And Beyond: The Future of Real Estate Moderator: Aaron Suplizio, Experian

Jim Riccitelli, CEO, Unison

Regis Hadiaris, Product Lead, Rocket Mortgage

Brian Faux, CEO, Morty


Jim Riccitelli

Co-CEO at Unison Home Ownership Investors


Regis Hadiaris

Rocket Mortgage Product Lead, Quicken Loans


Brian Faux

CEO of Morty

11:45 AM

Demo 8 – iComply ICO Presenter: Matthew Unger, CEO, iComply ICO

11:50 AM

Networking Lunch (Exhibit hall opens)Brought to you by Charles Schwab

12:35 PM
Panel 3: Different Strokes For Different VCs: How Investors With Diverse Backgrounds Can Help Scale Your Company

Moderator: Michael Sidgmore, Broadhaven Capital

Tess Hatch, Investor, Bessemer Ventures

Daniel Kimerling, Director of API Banking, Silicon Valley Bank

Gene Munster, Managing Partner, Loup Ventures

Dixon Doll, Co-Founder and General Partner at Impact Venture Capital


Dan Kimerling

Director of API Banking, Silicon Valley Bank


Gene Munster

Founder at Loup Ventures & former Apple analyst


Tess Hatch

Investor Team, Bessemer Venture Partners


Dixon Doll

Co-Founder and General Partner at Impact Venture Capital


Michael Sidgmore

Venture Partner at Broadhaven Capital

1:00 PM
Demo 9 – Trade Ideas – HOLLYPresenter: David Aferiat, Managing Partner, Trade Ideas

1:07 PM
Demo 10 – PaperTraders Presenter: John Rourke, CEO, Starburst Labs

1:14 PM
Demo 11 – RiskalyzePresenter: Aaron Klein, CEO, Riskalyze

1:21 PM
Panel 4: Building A Financial Services Ecosystem: How To Best Integrate Data & Tools 

Moderator: John Hart, M.D. Trade Products, TD Ameritrade

Mazy Dar, CEO, OpenFin

Gabriele Columbro, Executive Director, Symphony Software Foundation

Andy Ambrose, CEO, Liveoak


John Hart

Head of Start-Up Studio, TD Ameritrade


Mazy Dar

CEO of OpenFin


Gabriele Columbro

Exec. Director, Symphony Software Foundation


Andy Ambrose

Co-Founder and CEO of Liveoak Technologies

1:46 PM

Networking Break: Blitz Meetings powered by Quicken Loans

2:35 PM
Fintech Town Hall: Disruption Vs Collaboration 

Moderator: Gabe Dalporto, CFO, LendingTree

Anton Honikman, CEO, MyVest

Manning Field, CCO, Acorns

Aaron Klein, CEO, Riskalyze

Tom Eck, CTO, IBM Watson


Manning Field

CCO at Acorns


Tom Eck

CTO, IBM Watson


Gabe Dalporto

Executive Advisor & Board of Directors at LendingTree


Aaron Klein

CEO at Riskalyze

3:20 PM
Product Workshop – Mint Presenter: Kevin Kirn, Head of Product, Mint at Inuit

3:33 PM
Demo 12 – SizeUp Presenter: Anatalio Ubalde, CEO & Founder, SizeUp

3:42 PM
Demo 13 – MeasureOne Presenter: Brian Gunn, Managing Director, MeasureOne

3:49 PM

Learn How Chris Larsen Built 3 Game-Changing Fintech Companies. Are You A Game-Changer?

Chris Larsen, Chairman, Ripple


Chris Larsen

Founder of Ripple, Prosper & E-Loan

4:05 PM
Demo 14 –  Jemstep Presenter: Mark Richards, VP Product Management, Jemstep

4:12 PM

Demo 15- Unison HomebuyerPresenter: Jim Riccitelli, Co-CEO, Unison

4:20-4:55 PM

Keynote Closer: The Art of Hunting, Executing & Generating New Business

Moderator: Kevin O’Leary, Chairman, O’Shares ETF Investments

Ron Suber, President Emeritus, Prosper

Keith Krach, Chairman, DocuSign


Ron Suber

President Emeritus, Prosper Marketplace


Keith Krach

Chairman of the Board - DocuSign, Inc.


Kevin O’Leary

O'Shares ETF Investments Chairman

5:00 PM 

Closing Remarks: Jason Raznick & Gabe Dalporto


Jason Raznick

CEO & Founder at Benzinga


Gabe Dalporto

Executive Advisor & Board of Directors at LendingTree

5:15 PM

Networking Reception (Exhibit Hall Open)

7:30 PM