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Fiserv returns as Title Sponsor for 2017 Celero FinTech Conference

September 27, 2017
CALGARY, Alberta – September 27, 2017 – Helping credit unions unlock the power of technology, Celero is pleased to announce Fiserv is Title Sponsor of the Celero annual FinTech conference held October 3-6, 2017, in Kelowna, BC. 

This premier event, now in its ninth year, showcases emerging technology trends and provides an important forum for credit union leaders, partners, and technology experts to explore current topics and strategic issues facing Canadian credit unions.

Celero will host more than 330 delegates at the Delta Grand Okanagan Resort, exploring this year’s theme of Future Ready.

“We’re very pleased to have Fiserv return as title sponsor for our 2017 conference,” says Bob Reczka, Celero’s Chief Executive Officer. “As a key technology partner to Celero, Fiserv is a valuable contributor to our conference and will offer important insights around how technology is shaping the future of financial services in Canada and around the globe.”

“Through our partnership with Celero, we’re delivering innovative solutions to assist our mutual clients in achieving their strategic growth objectives and creating unique member experiences. We’re looking forward to taking part in the conference and meeting with credit union leaders to examine how we can help address the latest industry trends,” says Rob Palin, General Manager, Canada, Open Solutions,  Fiserv.

About the 2017 Celero FinTech Conference - Senior leaders and IT decision makers from Canadian credit unions as well as IT experts and leading technology partners will hear from thought-provoking speakers and FinTech industry leaders such as renowned Canadian commentator and author Rex Murphy; Chris Skinner, influential FinTech author and commentator; Erica Orange, Executive Vice President and COO of The Future Hunters, one of the world’s leading futurist consulting firms; and legal thought leaders Simon Grant and Michael Whitt from Bennett Jones.

The conference will also feature a variety of breakout sessions, a credit union leadership panel, and technology showcase to inform and enlighten delegates, covering topics such as emerging digital banking trends, artificial intelligence, analytics and enterprise content management. Joining the breakout session speaker lineup is Dan McKenzie, director of business development, Financial & Risk Management Solutions, Fiserv. Dan will discuss trends in cybercrime and leveraging AML data for return on investment.
 
About Celero - Celero is a leading provider of Information Technology (IT) solutions to credit unions and other financial institutions across Canada. A full-service IT company, Celero provides complete banking solutions, IT planning, systems integration, hosting, support, and professional services as well as analytics solutions and expertise. Celero meets the unique needs financial institutions and delivers world-class reliability and security through its Canadian-based data centres, employees, and operations. For more information visit celero.ca.

About Fiserv - Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV) enables clients worldwide to create and deliver financial services experiences that are in step with the way people live and work today. For more than 30 years, Fiserv has been a trusted leader in financial services technology, helping clients achieve best-in-class results by driving quality and innovation in payments, processing services, risk and compliance, customer and channel management, and insights and optimization. Fiserv is a member of the FORTUNE® 500 and has been named among the FORTUNE Magazine World's Most Admired Companies® for four consecutive years, ranking first in its category for innovation in 2016 and 2017. For more information, visit fiserv.com.