Inspired by sports league drafts, the FFCON23 Fintech Draft is designed to identify and feature emerging and high growth fintech startups and scaleups at the 8th annual Fintech and Funding Conference and Expo (FFCON23: REGEN), a 2 day hybrid conference taking place on March 2 (Digital program) and March 7 (In-person conference at Design Exchange in downtown Toronto, 2023.
1. Should have innovative business models and be actively looking for investment to launch, grow or scale their business, and be available for the competition if selected as a Draft Finalist taking place on March 2 or March 7, 2023 as part of the FFCON23: REGEN program.
2. Should provide some sort of financial service, serve the industry, and/or help manage consumers’ or businesses money. Examples include payment companies, enterprise or B2B solutions, cryptocurrency, blockchain, lending, wealth management, trading, budgeting, platforms, and banking apps and others.
To apply, fill out the application form as completely as you can. Applications are reviewed, selected and shortlisted on a first-come first-serve 'rolling basis', so to maximize this opportunity apply early! If your firm is selected as a shortlisted company, it will receive a 2023 Fintech Draft pitching profile and participate in voting. The top companies will be invited to pitch live to judges at FFCON23.
All relevant questions must be answered completely in order for your application to be considered:
A. BACKGROUND INFORMATION: Reviewed by the Fintech Draft committee and Scouts (fintech professionals, seasoned investors and experienced founders who will help evaluate).
B. PUBLIC PROFILE: If your company is shortlisted in the Draft, your answers in this section will be used for your company's public profile page. You can view Shortlisted Draft Companies from last year here: https://bit.ly/3BN6ifL
Note: you can edit your responses after submitting the form, however, shortlisted company profiles are finalized once published (submitted). If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org