Annual Fin Tech conference – Cantillon – taking place in Tralee today

Repro Free: 5th January 2017. Picture Jason Clarke.

Today sees the annual Cantillon Conference taking place in Tralee.

The one day financial technology conference is named after Ballyheigue native Richard Cantillon, an 18th-century banker, credited with the origin of the term entrepreneur and a pioneering economist.

Hosted by IT Tralee in association with FEXCO, this year’s conference is themed Building Borderless Business and is taking place at The Rose Hotel.


Industry experts from companies including Indeed, SAP, DELL EMC, Deloitte and Grant Thornton are leading discussion on Digital Financial Technologies, Cyber Security and Digital Building Blocks.

Kylie Watson is Chief Information Security Officer – International Bank, JRI America.

She is speaking about cyber security today: