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Monday, October 22 • 9:00am - 9:30am
Driving Financial Inclusion: Why Cutting Edge Tech is No Panacea

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Today’s younger generations are at risk of ending up poorer than their parents. The government is doing little to soften the blow and banks simply aren’t incentivized to help. Is cutting edge tech the answer? NerdWallet CEO and former CFPB Consumer Advisory Board Member Tim Chen calls "BS" on the hype and argues that creating a more inclusive financial system requires first focusing on the fundamentals of the problem—transparency, shop-ability, accountability and consumer empowerment.

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Angela Strange

General Partner, Andreesen Horowitz
Angela is a FinTech & Enterprise focused Investment Partner at Andreessen Horowitz. Proud to partner with companies like ActiveHours, Branch, HealthIQ, Mayvenn, PeerStreet, Point, Propel, Quantopian. She is former co-chair now board member of C100, a non-profit that bridges Canadian... Read More →

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Tim Chen

CEO & Co-Founder, NerdWallet
Tim Chen is CEO and co-founder of NerdWallet, where he sets the strategic vision and is determined to give consumers clarity around all of life’s financial decisions. A former hedge fund equity analyst, Tim also worked as an equity research analyst at Credit Suisse First Boston... Read More →

Monday October 22, 2018 9:00am - 9:30am
Future Forum at Bellini Ballroom, Level 2