Startups Showcase Innovations at 2019 FIS Fintech Accelerator Demo Day
- Presentations by the 10 startup participants conclude the 12-week program.
State of Arkansasand FIS announce extension of program for 2020.
- Technologies featured include artificial intelligence, data analytics, gamification, process automation, customer engagement and marketing.
The presentations concluded the fourth year of the FIS Accelerator, which is done in partnership with the Venture Center and the
ChangEd was selected by the 2019 attendees as “Best in Show” for its student loan debt repayment tool. Other technologies showcased at Demo Day included artificial intelligence and machine learning, data analytics, gamification, process automation, customer engagement and marketing.
“We were impressed with the quality of the technologies presented by this year’s participants,” Norcross said. “This program is a key element of our strategy to find, cultivate and invest in leading-edge fintech solutions that solve real-world challenges for our clients. Congratulations to all of the startup companies that participated, and special thanks to all of the financial institutions that gave their time and ideas during the program.”
“The State of Arkansas takes pride in leading the way in working with top-tier companies to spur innovations and investments in technology,” said Governor Hutchinson. “We look forward to continuing our partnership with FIS and The Venture Center on this great program.”
“Our partnership with FIS and the state of
For more information on the 10 startup companies in the 2019 program, see www.venturecenter.co.
FIS is a global leader in financial services technology, with a focus on retail and institutional banking, payments, asset and wealth management, risk and compliance, and outsourcing solutions. Through the depth and breadth of our solutions portfolio, global capabilities and domain expertise, FIS serves more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries. Headquartered in
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The Venture Center’s immersive accelerator programs are designed to accelerate the growth of early-stage companies and help them validate their solutions for real-world problems. Our methodology provides a unique opportunity to connect with C-level suite global executives, receive seed investment and learn from a comprehensive curriculum that will aid in strategically addressing go-to-market, business, and finance challenges.
To learn more about the program, visit www.venturecenter.co/fis-accelerator.
Kim Snider, 904.438.6278
Senior Vice President
FIS Global Marketing and Communications
Jessica Head, 214.938.1330
Director of Communications + Brand Engagement
The Venture Center