Mastercard Lighthouse –
Join the 2020 Edition

Lighthouse – the leading partnership platform in the Nordics & Baltics - open its applications for the 2020 edition. This year, Mastercard is taking the existing fintech partnership program – Lighthouse Program - and doubling-down its focus on social impact with the launch of the Lighthouse MASSIV Program. Don’t miss your chance to join Lighthouse’s 2020 edition – applications open until February 14.


About Lighthouse Program

Lighthouse Program is Mastercard’s main platform to build lasting partnerships with leading fintech companies. The program brings together fintechs, investors, advisors and Nordic & Baltic banks to scale innovative ideas. If you want to grow your business through collaborations with Mastercard and major banks, then this is the program for you.


About Lighthouse MASSIV

Lighthouse MASSIV uses open problem solving and collaborative development to bring solutions to market that tackle the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. Together startups and corporates have a chance to move rapidly from concept, to protype, to market. If you have an interest in using technology for social impact MASSIV is for you.

Read more and apply here:


What is Tech Nordic Advocates' Annual Summit’?
Tech Nordic Advocates’ unique, interactive, action-oriented Annual Summit convenes the Nordic/Baltic and global tech startup ecosystem to stimulate collaboration and  growth, rotating across the Nordic and Baltic capitals

What are Summit objectives?
-Connect Nordic and Baltic startups and scaleups with investors, corporates and other ecosystem  partners to support their growth and international expansion and stimulate new partnerships
- Enable new and strengthen existing Nordic, Baltic and global contacts and networks
- Stimulate general Nordic/Baltic tech startup ecosystem collaboration
- Offer investors/corporates/ecosystem partners with an interest in Nordic/Baltic tech unique access to  high growth Nordic/Baltic startups and scaleups
- Help grow the Nordics/Baltics into a global tech/startup hub

Who should go?
- Nordic/Baltic startups /scale-ups  looking to expand across Nordics/Baltics and internationally
- Investors, accelerators and growth partners interested in high growth Nordic/Baltic startups/scaleups 

- Non-Nordic/Baltic tech sector companies looking to expand in the Nordics/Baltics

Read more about the event here:


Get a 10% discount on the tickets if you're a member of SweFinTech, then send an email to Secretary General Louise and she will fix that. 

Sthlm Fintech Week is a community-driven project for five days in February. Three co-founders, together with three leads and a team of volunteers have created the first community-driven event as of February 2019 that will be further enhanced in 2020 and is based on three pillars:

– Collaborative
– Insightful
– Community-driven

Sthlm Fintech Week convinced us that together, we can achieve things, that we didn’t think that we could do alone. During the first event in February 2019, it has proved that united as a community we have braver, smarter and even more solution-oriented.

Sthlm Fintech Week takes place between the 10th and the 14th of February 2020 and will be a week full of happenings. The different days has different topics from AI to regtech to public fintech initiatives, all the speakers announces on the website. 

SweFinTech are a community-partner to Sthlm Fintech Week and therefore all our member will be provided with a beneficial discount code on their tickets. 

Discount code will be handed out i the next newsletter.