Are you ready to change the world of finance? Then come show off your talent at MIT’s second annual Fintech Hackathon! This event seeks to revolutionize the way financial services are delivered by harnessing innovation and technology to enhance accessibility.
The world of finance is changing dramatically. Technology is transforming the way financial service providers interact with their customers, just as it is also changing the way consumers’ access financial products. Be a leader in FinTech and help pave the way to re-imagine finance and banking. The MIT Design Club and MIT FinTech Club are excited to have you join us in using technology to envision the future of finance and banking!
Create an interdisciplinary team of four students or young professionals to take on challenges at the cutting edge of financial technology.
Tap into a network of experts in the industry to come up with your idea!
Present your ideas to a panel of expert judges and mentors from a variety of disciplines to compete for prizes.
Solve a variety of challenges within 30 hours and design something that will be used by the Red Cross Global Disaster Preparedness Center.
Friday, April 20th
Location: E51-325 & E51-315 (MIT Sloan Campus)
5:30-6:30PM – Student Registration
6:30-8:00PM – Kickoff & Introduction of Problem Statement
8:00-10:00PM – Networking for Team formation and Hackathon Begins
10:00 PM – End of day and deadline for team Selection
Saturday, April 21st
Location: E15-070 (MIT Media Lab, Lower Atrium)
7:30AM – Breakfast Served
8:00-9:00AM – Introductory Remarks
9:00-10:30AM – Design Thinking Workshop (details TBD)
10:30AM-10PM – Hackathon Continues, Mentoring Sessions (Lunch and Dinner served throughout)
Sunday, April 22nd
Location E15-070 (MIT Media Lab, E15-070)
7:15 -8:00AM – Breakfast
8:00am-12:00PM – Final Presentations
12:00-1:00PM – Judging & Award Ceremony
OVER $25,000 IN PRIZE MONEY AVAILABLE!