Nordic Fintech Research Symposium 2024

Fighting AML together

Join the Global Fintech Arena

The 6th Nordic Fintech Research Symposium will focus on how academia, fintechs, larger financial institutions and authorities can collaborate on fighting financial fraud with a special focus on Anti Money Laundering (AML) by applying knowledge from state-of-the-art research and advanced industry solutions.

For the 2024 Symposium Copenhagen Fintech has worked with The Department of Computer Science at The University of Copenhagen to bring you a full day program delivered by world renowned researchers and industry experts. We promise that the symposium will be a valuable platform for knowledge exchange, networking, and collaboration.

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We invite you to be a part of the Global Fintech Arena from 25-26 September during Nordic Fintech Week and give your Fintech the spotlight it deserves in 2024. This is your opportunity to shine as a Fintech in 2024!

 This year is particularly exciting as we go global, welcoming 100 international Fintech startups and scale-ups to take center stage and highlight their innovative solutions at the heart of the Fintech innovation ecosystem.

 Our event will feature thematic areas and startup categories based on our Nordic Fintech Map, streamlining the experience for attendees and ensuring they connect with you easily. Our Copenhagen Fintech partnerships and matchmaking bar will be central to the arena – a hub for sparking conversations, sharing success stories, and discovering new global partners to take your fintech to the next level.

 Over the two days, the Copenhagen Fintech partnerships and matchmaking bar will buzz with life, offering 1:1 matchmaking opportunities and events paired with ginger shots, warm sweets, and late afternoon cocktails to keep you energized and engaged.


Key research themes will be application of technology like AI and MPC (Multi Party Computation) to adress challenges such as:

  • Managing the sheer volume and velocity of transactions
  • Securing data quality and integration
  • Balancing data privacy, anonymity issues and regulatory compliance
  • Reducing false positives
  • Managing and replacing legacy systems to fight AML
  • Handling cyber security risks

Confirmed Speakers

  • Professor David Basin, ETH Zurich
  • Professor Thomas Hildebrandt, University of Copenhagen
  • Kurt Nielsen, CEO and co-founder of Partisia
  • Christian Visti, CEO and co-founder of Meo
  • Taavi Tamkivi, CEO and Co-founder of Salv

Who Should Attend:

  • Researchers and Academics
  • Financial Industry Professionals
  • Regulatory Authorities
  • Fintech Entrepreneurs
  • Legal and Compliance Experts
  • Students studying subjects related to computer science, finance and technology law

The Nordic Fintech Symposium is supported by Copenhagen Fintech as part of the “National Position of Strength programme for Finans & Fintech” funded by the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science and co-funded by The Danish Data Science Academy (DDSA).