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Nashville + Tennessee: FinTech accelerator panel/luncheon

  • Nashville Entrepreneur Center 41 Peabody St Nashville, TN, 37210 United States (map)

Event Details

FinTech entrepreneurs, investors and advisors gather here to explore options for responding to the critical mass building in financial technology-driven ventures of many types in Nashville and Tennessee -- with some startups currently seeking FinTech accelerator support in other states.


TECHNOLOGY for the Financial sector is hot. Should Nashville host a new FinTech Accelerator or create a FinTech program partnered with an existing FinTech accelerator elsewhere?

Now, you can help explore the issues. Participate in unprecedented discussion of these issues at the Nashville Entrepreneur Center, Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, beginning at 11:30 a.m.

Admission is free, but earliest registration is strongly encouraged RIGHT HERE.

► Program Respondents: MICHAEL BURCHAM, CEO, Nashville Entrepreneur Center; and, Steve McLaughlin, Managing Partner, Financial Technology Partners.

Program Panelists:

► JOE MAXWELL, EVP/MD Ipreo and previously founder of both ShareholderInsite and Investment Scorecard, both Nashville startups. Maxwell is chairman of the panel for this program. Related coverage here.

► HAL GENTRY, Managing Director, SixThirty, the FinTech accelerator based in St. Louis that has already attracted two Nashville startups. Related coverage.

► ROB METCALF, President, Digital Reasoning Systems, the private equity-backed firm specializing in cognitive computing and natural language processing. Franklin.Background.

► DAVID TRAINER, CEO, New Constructs, tech-enabled equity/fund research platform. Brentwood. Background.

► JOHN PHILPOTT, Partner, Court Avenue; successfully exited Interactive Advisory Software and relocated to Nashville, after IAS sale to Hanlon Financial Group. Nashville. Background.

Moderator: Milt Capps, Editor & Publisher, Venture Nashville Connections.

Earlier Event: February 11
National Invention Day Celebration
Later Event: February 17