Approximately 1–3 percent of the global population has a cognitive disability—as many as 200 million people. And only 10-15% of these people get access to the right assistive technology at the right price! As a responsible corporate citizen, Fidelity AssisT-athon has emerged with an aim of empowering people (esp. those with cognitive conditions) with solutions to independently handle daily financial activities. Fidelity’s AssisT-athon will pave the way towards building a comprehensive forum for enterprises and start-ups to come together and explore new opportunities for accessibility and assistive technology.
Why participate in the Fidelity AssisT-athon?
Opportunity for Pilots/ Paid PoCs / contracts with Fidelity
Opportunity for mentorship by top industry leaders and domain experts
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NIPP invites you to apply for the NASSCOM India Fintech Awards. Call for applications is across 6 categories: 1) RegTech, 2) Payments, 3) Lending 4) Insurance 5) Wealth & Asset Management 6) Financial Inclusion
Last date to Apply: 5th AugustThe Award Winners will be felicitated at the 4th Edition of India Fintech Day which will focus on Policy and Regulations as a driver of the transformation in the BFSI industry. This day-long event will bring together the top business leaders, government officials and topic experts from a range of Financial Institutions, Industry Bodies, Multinational Corporations and Technology Startups engaging in riveting panel discussions, enterprise connects, product showcases and Round Table discussions along with some high powered Business Networking.
Accenture has kick-started applications for the 6th year of the Lab (open till 10th May) - a great opportunity for Fintech startups to get International Accelerator exposure and global business connects in HongKong.
NASSCOM 10,000 Start-ups, in association with Credit Suisse is organizing an Innovation Challenge through NASSCOM Industry Partnership Program (NIPP), that invites Technology Experts to have a critical and unbiased view of the business problems presented based on your areas of interest. The challenge presents an opportunity for you to analyze and develop insights driven strategies that can improve Business and Technology operations, and to share an “outside-in” perspective, insights and great ideas that aims to help Credit Suisse in addressing the problem statements.
To read about the presented problem statements, CLICK HERE (APPLICATIONS CLOSED)
Participants are encouraged to take a holistic view of the presented problem statements to unlock greater value through either of the following:1) Ready-to-use solutions that can be tweaked to address the situation, 2) Build ML and AI based solutions 3) Just share exploratory analysis, rich visualization, and predictive models 4) Ideas in the form of an architecture design!
What you stand to gain:1) Chance to setup a booth and showcase your solution to Credit Suisse leadership at their Pune facility on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 2) Opportunity for a paid PoC with Credit Suisse (subject to due diligence by team of experts and commercial proposal) 3) Be felicitated by the Credit Suisse Management team at an event in Pune and network with their team
Event timeline:> Last date to submit applications online- Sunday, February 10, 2019 > Announcement of 1st shortlist, by mail to participants- between February 7-10, 2019 > Evaluation process- between February 8 to 21, 2019 > Announcement of winners invited for felicitation in Pune- Thursday, February 21, 2019 >Winners' felicitation and solution showcase at Credit Suisse event in Pune- Wednesday, March 6, 2019
After four successful editions, Brainwaves 2019 opens its doors to the top technology talent in the country during its fifth edition. The annual flagship hackathon, Brainwaves, presents a platform for coders to ideate, collaborate, learn, create and test solutions. Spread across three themes of Machine Learning, Cyber Security and Full Stack, this edition of the hackathon reiterates the futuristic work Societe Generale carries out in the world of emerging technologies. The 30-hour build challenge will provide shortlisted participants the unique opportunity to test their solutions against real-world banking problems.
Sign-up for the much-awaited hackathon which has benefitted hundreds of coders through a rich learning experience, practical test environments, hiring opportunities to work with the leading technology experts in India and attractive prize money.
Register and participate in the online hackathon to qualify for the offline edition of the hackathon.
Click the relevant link to sign-up now & participate :
Click here to apply for Cyber Security
Click here to apply for Full Stack
Click here to apply for Machine Learning
Fidelity Investments Data Challenge
Inviting Data Experts to take a critical and unbiased look at Fidelity’s datasets and areas of interest and share an “outside-in” perspective, insights and great ideas. Analyze and develop insights driven strategies that can improve our Business and Technology operations.
Datasets are made available in the following themes: 1. IT Services Disruption 2. Exception Management 3. Cyber Threat Detection 4. Crypto-currency as an Investment solution Use this data in best possible way to unlock greater value either through exploratory analysis, rich visualization, predictive models or even ground-breaking ideas!!
Why participate The event is open for Startups who are looking: - To apply creativity and demonstrate story-telling skills through Data - To unearth hidden insights from the data - To showcase Analytics capability or Solutions which can solve large scale business problems - To gain deep domain exposure from Fidelity Data Coaches
Prizes Grand Prize: INR 3,00,000 Runner Up 1: INR 1,50,000 Runner Up 2: INR 50,000
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Blockchain is here to stay. On the flip-side, Blockchain Technology is being termed as a “solution looking for a problem”. There is a wide gap between what Blockchain Developers/ Start-ups are working on, and what Corporates are looking for. The NIPP Blockchain Hackathon, supported by 10,000 Startups, aims to bridge this gap between Start-ups/ Developers and Large Corporates. The event will also pave the way towards building a comprehensive blockchain forum for enterprises, start-ups, developers, experts, and enthusiasts to come together and explore new opportunities for ideation and collaboration. _ Please click on Apply Now for more information.
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