We’ve announced all but two of our speakers now, as those will be super special surprise ones, so if you haven’t got your tickets, definitely get onto it here. :-)

We’d like to take a minute to tell you about our amazing venue sponsor, since they’ve been nice enough to host us! We’re super lucky to have Stone & Chalk on board, as they immediately believed in the vision and the community. They gave us a date to use the venue without hesitation! <3

The location

Stone & Chalk is located in a historic Melbourne Building called the Goods Shed North.

Last year it underwent an amazing transformation to become a super cool Victorian Fintech and Innovation Hub. It’s now a fantastic workplace a few different accelerators, the LaunchVic office, and all the fintech startups which make up Stone & Chalk’s Fintech Hub.

What is Stone & Chalk and what do they do?

Stone & Chalk is an independent, not-for-profit Fintech hub that has operations in Sydney and Melbourne. They foster and accelerate the development of world-leading Fintech start-ups and act as a centre of gravity for the local Fintech ecosystem. They are supported by 27 corporate partners. These include NAB, Westpac, ANZ and HSBC to name a few.

Residents of Stone & Chalk are some of the county’s best and brightest fintech start-ups across the full spectrum of the fintech landscape – payments, peer-to-peer, crowd-funding, automated advice, capital markets, crypto.

They help startups by providing them with the support they need to rapidly grow their companies. Beyond providing them with introductions to corporate partners, they also support their residents by providing them with access to their network of mentors, investors and advisors.

If you’re interested in finding out more feel free to check out their website (https://www.stoneandchalk.com.au/) to arrange a tour.

Also, as a special for FFS Conf attendees they are offering 20% off a full time dedicated desk for the first month of residence with them. When enquiring just let them know you heard about Stone & Chalk at FFS Conf to get your discount.