Thursday, October 5, 2017 from 12:30 PM to 5:30 PM CDT
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Nancy Nicholas Hall on the UW-Madison Campus 
1300 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706

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Hallie Lienhardt 
Center for Financial Security- UW-Madison 

FinTech: Innovations for Family Financial Security 

This half day workshop hosted by The Center for Financial Security at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will explore the potential for Financial Technology to address the needs of underserved consumers. Panelists from financial technology companies, researchers and practitioners will contribute to a lively conversation followed by a key note speaker and reception. Affiliates and Fellows of the Center for Financial Security, students, local business leaders, and community stakeholders from the region are encouraged to attend.

Event Agenda:

12:30 – 1:00 PM          Registration  

1:00 – 1:30 PM            The Potential for FinTech in Achieving Financial Security

                                    Professors J. Michael Collins & Justin Sydnor

1:30 – 3:00 PM            Flash Talks: Innovations in Action

3:00 – 3:15 PM            Cliff Robb presents on UW-Madison FinTech Initiative

3:15 – 4:00 PM            Keynote Address: Ida Rademacher, Aspen Institute Financial Security Program              

4:00 – 5:00 PM            Reception

5:00 - 5:30 PM     Investiture Ceremony immediately followed by celebratory toast

Guests are welcome to attend an event taking place directly following the FinTech Reception, Investiture: The Ecology of Consumer and Financial Well-Being. This Investiture will celebrate the following School of Human Ecology faculty and Center for Financial Security Affiliates:

  • Fetzer Family Chair in Consumer and Personal Finance, Associate Professor J. Michael Collins
  • Kohl’s Chair in Retail Innovation, Professor Nancy Wong
  • Meta Schroeder Beckner Outreach Professor, Professor Judi Bartfeld