The challenge
As the financial sector is constantly changing, with it, our daily banking habits evolve as well.

We, at Alpha Bank have faith in the young people who build new business ideas, with knowledge, vision, and potential.

The Fintech Challenge ’17 is addressed to those who are ready to accept the challenge and test their innovative ideas during the two and a half days long marathon, November 24-26, which will shape the financial services of the future.

Are you ready for the challenge?
Sign up now!
Supported by
Topics of interest
Personal Financial Management / Business Financial Management
Applications for Professionals and Small Businesses
New Client Onboarding
Free Choice of Topic by the Contestants
Web & Mobile apps
Artificial Intelligence
Big Data
Internet of Things
1st Prize
2nd Prize
3rd Prize
Rewards from our partners
Free business and technical mentoring for 3 months from Microsoft, prize for the 1st team.
Free training seminars in the framework of the MIT Enterprise Forum Greece Startup Competition, prize for the 2nd team.
Free consulting and tax services from EY and legal services from EY Law, prize for the first three teams.
Free access to Microsoft Cloud valued up to $120,000, prize for the first three teams which will continue their idea through the Bizspark Microsoft program.
The venue
The Alpha Fintech Challenge ’17 will take place in the unique boutique office and event space in the center of Athens, 16 Tzaferi Street. From an old cosmetics factory to a modern co-working space, the venue offers all the infrastructure, services, and conveniences allowing you to network and relax during the two and half days of intense work.
To sign up for the Fintech Challenge ’17, fill out the form here.
Of course you can participate. The Fintech Challenge ’17 is addressed to anyone who wishes and is able to implement his/her ideas based on the topics that will be assigned. For example, designers, marketing specialists, innovators, and project managers can also participate. Moreover, before and during the contest, participants will be given the opportunity to compete as a team, thereby utilising and combining everyone’s areas of expertise.
The registration deadline is 31.10.2017. However, please keep in mind that in the event that participants surpass the expected number, registration will end early. Therefore, if you are truly interested, we encourage you to sign up as early as possible.
The Fintech Challenge ’17 is addressed to groups of students, young workers, freelancers and startups with no more than five years of activity. In addition, individuals who are developers, designers, or business thinkers, can also sign up. Participants will be given the opportunity to create teams, before and during the contest.
The registrations for Fintech Challenge ’17 have overcome the 100 and from now on there's gonna be a waiting list.

You can still participate , but in order to increase the probability, we recommend you to explicate your idea within the next steps.

Good luck!