The main purpose of the Gershon FinTech Center is to assist and advance the FinTech industry in Israel. The Center promotes entrepreneurship, advanced technologies such as AI and big data analytics, strategic thinking, marketing and go to market methodologies. It also makes the connection between startup companies and companies that seek their technology and between financial institutions and academia researchers to promote real world problems academic research. The Center is responsible for MBA courses in Fintech such as: Entrepreneurship in Fintech, Introduction to Fintech, Insurtech, Regtech, Fintech Analytics, Blockchain and Fintech workshop, aimed to create fintech startups by students.
The FinTech Center organizes workshops, events and conferences for FinTech companies and startups to improve their expertise, methods and techniques in sales, marketing and growth strategies. 1. International conferences (ex: Options, Global overview of Fintech trends). 2. Focused Workshops (ex: Marketing and sales, Regtech, Insurtech). 3. Startup competition or showcase (in cooperation with angels, Vc’s, financial institutions and investors). 4. Academic courses open to the public. 5. Fintech accelerator course. 6. Entrepreneurs guest lectures for students and public. 7. Connecting academic researchers with financial institutions. 8. Connecting startups with mentors, academic experts, financial institutions. The FinTech center welcomes any initiative to organize a specific professional workshop for your staff.
Aiming to help the Fintech Startups in Israel achieve higher growth.
The Gershon Fintech Center cooperates with many organizations including: The Jerusalem municipality, Top world universities and professors from NYU, MIT, Harvard, Stanford, Ecole Polytechnique and many more, Israeli main banks and insurance companies, financial regulators, Vs and investors and startup founders and entrepreneurs.