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Saturday, March 12 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Banks: Innovate or Die!

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Are big banks too big to...innovate? It's clear that big banks have lost their innovative edge. Strict new government regulations and frustrated customers walking away haven't even sparked creativity from them. Luckily for consumers, there is a new wave of financial service innovators pushing the limits. Incorporating cutting edge technology, social media and -- believe it or not -- genuine customer service, this new group of financial players are giving traditional banks a run for their money. The Banks: Innovate or Die! panel will discuss why big banks are failing with today's Web 2.0 consumers, and will examine the new players in the space who are stealing customers away due to their innovation.

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Rob Garcia

Sr Dir, Prod StrategyLending ClubRob is the VP of Product at LendingClub.com in charge of the overall product experience. Rob has been creating innovative ecommerce and web based experiences for 12+ years. He spent the earlier part of his career helping medium to large companies define... Read More →
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Brett King

Author Bank 2.0Bank 2.0Brett King is the Author of the Bestselling book Bank 2.0 and strategic advisor to the global financial services sector. He is an International Judge for the GSMA Global Mobile Awards, the Asian Banker Retail Excellence Awards and for the Middle-East Business... Read More →
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Anna O'Brien

Dir of Social MediaGreenlightPrior to moving to London and joining Greenlight as the Director of Social Media, Anna served as the VP of Social Media for Citibank in North America and is credited with helping to create the initial roadmap and strategy for the brand’s social media... Read More →
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Joshua Reich

Co-Founder, CEOSimple
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Bob Weinschenk

CEOSmartyPigA techie by nature and a serial entrepreneur by choice Bob is currently leading his fifth start-up. He's founded two companies (Barfly Interactive Networks and Smart Foods Healthy Kids) and has been CEO of Pixim and Britestream Networks. Currently, Bob is CEO of SmartyPig... Read More →

Saturday March 12, 2011 11:00am - 12:00pm CST
Hilton, Salon F-G

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