Disruption Forum New York 31st March 2020

Organized by Netguru, in collaboration with Rise New York by Barclays

Another edition of the world-class tech event series comes back to New York

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31 March 2020
Rise NY, 43 W 23rd St, New York, NY
Top NY Experts
Meet experts from brands like Plaid, Stash, Policygenius and more.
The Series
From London to Paris to New York, Disruption Forum by Netguru is a series of global events for the tech community.

Disruption Forum New York 2020 - The Lineup

Shyamala Sekar
Director, Digital Labs, UBS
Christine Hurtubise
Head of Data Science, Stash
Justin Ternullo
Chief Design Officer, Policygenius
Richard Arundel,
Co-founder & GM North America, Currencycloud
Bob Petrie
Senior Vice President, Entrepreneur in Residence, Citi Ventures (D10X)
Erick Soto
VP of Product, Socure
Ilana Fass
Vice President, FinTech Platform Lead, Barclays
Melissa Cullens
Chief Experience Officer, Ellevest
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Phillip Rosen
CEO, co-founder, Even Financial
Jack Arenas
CTO, Petal
Charley Ma
Head of Growth at Ramp (ex-NYC Growth Manager, Plaid)
I loved the panel, a really good debate there. I also enjoyed the networking part – the room was packed with people from startup businesses, established corporations, fintech companies, banks, and consulting.

Valentina Kristensen

Growth&Comms, OakNorth



  🗓️ 31 March 2020 

 📍Rise NY, 43 W 23rd St, New York

5:30 PM - 5:55 PM Group 1Line 1 

Registration and reception

6:00 PM - 6:05 PM Group 1 Line 1


A quick intro and welcome speech by Netguru

6:10 PM - 6:30 PM Group 1Line 1 

Fintech Building Blocks. Balancing Design, Tech and Business

How to solve problems and iterate products with equal "seats at the table"

6:35 PM - 6:45 PM Group 1Line 1 

Plaid - Behind the Scenes & What’s Next for Fintech?

Fireside chat with Charley Ma, ex-Growth Manager at Plaid

6:45 PM - 7:00 PM Group 1



7:00 PM - 7:30 PM Group 1

Changing the Fintech Landscape. Machine Learning and Data Science

Best use cases: how to use data to boost user experience, combat fraud, and target underserved customers


7:35 PM - 8:05 PM Group 1

Digital Innovation in Fintech and Banking. What, When, and How

Strategies and insights on how to drive innovation, keep up with digital natives, and deliver banking-as-a-service


8:05 PM - 9:00 PM Group 1 Line 1




How to register for Disruption Forum New York

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How we work?

  1. We’ll add you to the waiting list

  2. Our space for the event is limited - we want to keep it cosy and accommodate members of the financial community first and foremost.

  3. Follow our Twitter list of fintech influencers or join it as an expert – we’ll email you all of the details.

  4. You'll receive a couple of updates from our team to keep you up to speed on the agenda and speakers.

  5. Great! Remember to show up 5 to 10 minutes early to pick up your name tag and grab a drink.

Netguru pulled together an interesting mix of speakers and equally interesting range of attendees for a challenging and inspiring conversation about the future of fintech.

Martin Dowson

Interim Director, Design Systems, Lloyds