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Modulr and University of Edinburgh Business School: Inspiring Tech Innovation.

Modulr By Modulr on 23 May 2024   •   2 mins read

Modulr is thrilled to be working with the University of Edinburgh Business School. Our collaboration showcases our shared commitment to fostering technology innovations, inspiring the next generation of business leaders and building Scotland’s prominence as a tech hub.

How Modulr is supporting the University of Edinburgh Business School:

1. Modulr are headline sponsors for the third Economics of Financial Technology Conference.
Organised by the Edinburgh Centre for Financial Innovations and the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission, the event explores the vital debates and cutting-edge technological innovations shaping our financial landscape. Featuring keynotes from FinTech and Financial Services sector thought leaders, as well as insights from novel research and thought provoking panel discussions.
Taking place at the University of Edinburgh Business School, Scotland, 19 – 21 June 2024.
2. Myles Stephenson, Founder and Chief Executive of Modulr, has been an active member of the FinTech and Financial Services Industry Advisory Board since its inception. The Board meets twice during each academic year to deliberate and offer constructive advice on a range of FinTech and financial services sector-related activities led by members of Edinburgh Centre for Financial Innovations.
At the beginning of 2024, Myles was appointed as Co-Chair of the Board.
3. Modulr organised a full day of sessions for the University of Edinburgh Business School’s MSc Finance, Technology and Policy students, giving them the opportunity to engage with a range of colleagues and businesses. Additionally, Modulr is engaging with the university’s MSc students by offering them projects or challenges to form the basis of MSc dissertations.

The partnership between Modulr and University of Edinburgh Business School fuses industry-leading FinTech experience with academic excellence. Together we aim to encourage debate and development across financial innovation, building an environment that nurtures talent, fosters creativity and takes the industry forwards.  

“We’re delighted to sponsor the Economics of Financial Technology Conference, alongside our wider activities with the University of Edinburgh Business School and the FinTech and Financial Services Industry Advisory Board. Modulr and the University of Edinburgh Business School share the same commitment to tech driven innovation and we look forward to collaborating to shape the future of the finance and payment sectors." Myles Stephenson, Founder & CEO of Modulr.

Stay tuned for further initiatives, events and collaborations with Modulr.

 

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