This event brings the Cyber and FinTech industries together for a two-day event of panel discussions, networking events, challenges and an opportunity to discover all the products and services offered in the industry.
Did you know that over 70% of all credit card swipes are processed through more than 160 Georgia-based companies? Did you also know that five Georgia-based companies made the 2018 edition of the Cybersecurity 500 and Augusta is the new home of the National Cyber Headquarters? Securely processing these transactions is an industry of its own. According to Forbes, the world's 10 largest companies are investing in blockchain. By next year, 77% of the financial services industry plan on adopting blockchain. Financial Institutions are 1/3rd of the institutions surveyed that have shown an inclination in incorporating blockchain in their operations, as reported by a study published by Accenture and McLagan (Jan. 2017). It also made a mention of at least eight of the ten biggest global investment banks are embracing the blockchain route. Atlanta has been established as a global hub for blockchain innovation and investment.
Held at Atlanta Tech Park Global Acceleration Center, this event brings these two intersecting industries together and offers developers an opportunity to win cash prizes. This premier event is the only one to tie together Cyber, Fintech, and Blockchain. With panel discussions and speakers on the topic and an expected attendance of over 300 people, this is the opportunity you do not want to miss for your company to gain maximum exposure or have a solution developed through one of our challenges.