Singapore FinTech Festival 2023 Attracts Record 66,000 Participants 


Singapore, November 24, 2023 – The eighth edition of the Singapore FinTech Festival (SFF) concluded on November 17, 2023, witnessing an unprecedented turnout of 66,000 participants, a notable increase from the 62,000 attendees in 2022. This year, the festival garnered global recognition, with participants representing 150 countries, up from 115 in the previous year. The event featured a distinguished lineup of over 970 speakers.   

Key Highlights of SFF 2023:   

Regulation Zone: Welcoming more than 2,400 government and regulatory attendees from 530 central banks, regulatory institutions, and other governmental organizations.   

Technology Zone: Showcasing 56 sessions that spotlighted advancements in Artificial Intelligence and quantum technologies, highlighting their practical applications in e-commerce and payments.   

Founders Zone: Introducing Investor Office Hours, facilitating connections between over 200 investors and 270 startup founders.   

Talent Zone: Hosting over 240 mentorship sessions, in collaboration with four Institutions of Higher Learning for certification programs.   

ESG Zone: Launching MAS’ Gprnt digital platform, a culmination of Project Greenprint, serving as a baseline for businesses to seamlessly report their ESG information.   

Elevandi Insights: An invite-only event on November 14, attracting 1,500 participants and hosting 28 deep-dive roundtables focused on shaping the future of technology adoption in financial services. Key outcomes from each roundtable will be published by the first quarter of 2024. 

Look Ahead for SFF 2024   

The SFF organizing team extends heartfelt appreciation to sponsors, speakers, partners, and attendees for making SFF 2023 an unparalleled success. Plans are already in motion for SFF 2024, scheduled from November 6 to 8, with Elevandi Insights setting the stage from November 4 to 5. The festival remains a beacon for global FinTech collaboration, innovation, and knowledge exchange.

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