ESCP Europe Connects with the Future of Business in Silicon Valley

How can we prepare for the business landscape of the future? If you had said a decade ago that startups like Uber and Airbnb would completely disrupt traditional industries like accommodation and transportation, no one would have believed you. Yet that is exactly what happened as incumbents discovered they lacked the innovation culture and customer…

Navigating Fintech Disruption Day 4: Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies

Today, 17.5 million units of bitcoin are in circulation, up from seventy thousand when the cryptocurrency first launched in 2009. This sizeable increase is testament to the speed at which blockchain, the technology underlying bitcoin, is becoming more widely used. Yet cryptocurrency is just the tip of the iceberg; today blockchain use cases are found…

Navigating Fintech Disruption Day 3: Digital Transformation, Biometrics and Cybersecurity

The third day of SVIC’s Navigating Fintech Disruption program is dedicated to two themes which are today at the top of every financial institution’s agenda: cybersecurity and digital transformation. In this article we provide an overview of the day three schedule, which is designed to give financial services executives an insider’s perspective on areas such…

Navigating Fintech Disruption Day 2: Banking and Personal Finance

This is the second in a series of articles which take an in-depth look at the content of SVIC’s Navigating Fintech Disruption Executive Immersion Program. A five-day experience in the heart of Silicon Valley bringing together financial service executives from across the world, the program consists of meetings, presentations and hands-on workshops hosted by a…

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