We have just wrapped up what I think has been the most successful European conference LendIt has ever had. We hosted LendIt Fintech Europe 2019 at the Business Design Centre again and the place was buzzing with people both days. We attracted a great mix of people, many of whom took advantage of the Brella app, where over 2,000 one on one meetings occurred.
For the second year in a row there were major developments in Brexit during the week of the conference. But I wouldn’t say Brexit dominated the conversations at all, people have become jaded with the entire thing and just want it over with. So, the talk was all centered around fintech, the maturation of the industry and what we can do to drive it forward.
I spent most of my time in the content, mainly the keynote room which converted into the Lending Innovations track in the afternoon. We recorded videos for every session in the keynote room and they are all available to watch now on the LendIt site. Here are some of my highlights from the event. [Read more…]