NewsDepartment for International Trade: Bird and Bird FinTech Roadshow

Department for International Trade invites you to attend the Bird and Bird FinTech Roadshow

When: 15 October 2019

Where: British Embassy Prague, Thunovská 14, 118 00 Praha 1


For any enquiries please contact: Pavla Brtníková on +420 226 030 500

FinTech continues to transform the financial services sector with new regulations and technologies, enabling new players to enter the market and requiring existing players to adapt. This seminar looks at some of the recent trends in the market with a focus on the factors driving change in financial services.


08:30 – 09:00 Registration

09:00 – 09:10 Welcome – Nick Archer, Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Czech Republic

09:10 – 10:30

FinTech News with focus on payments
How has life been with PSD2 and are we ready for what is coming up?
How does new regulation change the market?
Are we ready for more?

Speakers: Ivan Sagál, Trystan Tether + UK FinTech case study

10:30 – 11:00 Networking break

11:00 – 12:00

FinTech, Data & AI
Facing new challenges and risks
Digital transformation – what else does “tech” bring into the world of financial services?
What role will the data play and how AI will be reflected in the new business models?

Speakers: Vojtěch Chloupek, Trystan Tether, Stefano Febbi + UK FinTech case study