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 CHALLENGE - NEW YORK CITY (finished)

TECH FOR
BANKING & FINANCE

APIficator is held in New York City office this year. As part of the challenge, you must propose an innovative solution that addresses issues faced by major groups, concerning topics such as:

TECH FOR

BANKING & FINANCE

NEW YORK

Open Banking

 

Customer onboarding
& customer support

 

New services (banking,
non-banking
)

 

Regulation (including KYC & AML)

 

Automation (robo-advisory,
due diligence, digitalization...)

OUR PARTNER FOR THIS CHALLENGE

Empire Startups is a global community of FinTech entrepreneurs, investors and innovators. We connect the ecosystem through FinTech events in New York City and San Francisco that feature founders, demo days and more. We also run annual FinTech Conferences and FinTech Weeks in New York and San Francisco. And we're the official organizer of the NY and SF FinTech Meetup with over 16,000 members. Learn more about our online and offline FinTech resources: https://www.empirestartups.com/ 

THE 3 LAUREATES WILL ENJOY:

1.

6 months of coaching from a Sia Partners' business mentor

2.

Support in the co-creation of an offering (technology x service)

3.

Access to Sia Partners’ global network to launch POCs, or indeed industrialize an offering

4.

Their choice of
US$ 25,000 worth
in Sia Tokens (quantity may differ depending
on the locality)

2 tokens per month

Workspace in our offices (for max 5 people)

4 tokens

Aid in creating communication medium

7 to 15 tokens

Data science support

4 tokens

Support to formalize a business model and business plan

4 Tokens

Pitch training in front of large groups

3 to 6 tokens

Assistance regarding legal compliance
Other services à la carte

Number of tokens vary

AGENDA FOR THE CHALLENGE

AUGUST
2019
Finalists Announcement
NOVEMBER 19th
2018
Submission of registration forms
DECEMBER 3rd 
2018
Opening
of submissions
Early SEPTEMBER
2019
SiAPI-Days
(Pitch in front of a jury)
Mid-SEPTEMBER
2019
Awards
Ceremony
AUGUST 2nd
2019
Closing date for submissions