This Week At FINOS

This Week At FINOS

This Week at FINOS: Week of July 27, 2020

July 25, 2020
Here's what's happening in the week of July 27th, 2020 within the FINOS community. Please feel free to forward this email to colleagues and industry partners who you think will be interested in FINOS. If someone forwarded this email to you and you'd like to subscribe, please send a note to and you'll be added to the mailing list.  

Monday, July 27th

  • No project meetings planned.

Tuesday, July 28th

  • No project meetings planned.

Wednesday, July 29th

  • [external event] 9am ET / 2pm BST Low Code Expo by FINOS member Genesis
    • 'End User Computing' (EUC), 'User Designed Technology' (UDT) or more commonly known as 'Spreadsheet Solutions' - cause high Operational Cost, Risks and Inefficiencies. Discover how firms are using genesis' Low-Code Application Platform to replace their EUC estates.
    • 11am ET / 4pm BST FINOS [virtual] Meetup: A Solid Foundation for Fintech by Alan Clark of SUSE
      • What role does open source play in a successful IT transformation strategy? Alan discusses his perspectives on the future of the infrastructure. Learn about the technology trends driving IT transformation and the impact that has on you. What is the role of open source in the future IT infrastructure for Fintech? See how SUSE empowers open source-based digital transformation, supporting mission critical systems while maintaining compliance. Are you ready for infrastructure at the speed of business?


Thursday, July 30th

Friday, July 31st

  • No project meetings planned.

Looking Ahead:

  • August 12 Building desktop applications with Finsemble by FINOS member Scott Logic
    • This webinar will explain what’s involved in building an application that runs in the Finsemble desktop container. Mark Jose, Technical Principal at Scott Logic, will introduce you to Finsemble and talk about some of its features, demonstrating the approach he’s taken to building containerised applications. He will also cover some of the value-added features you get with Finsemble, such as integration with native Java and .NET applications.

  • October 16 Empire Startups NY Fintech Conference
    • New World Stages, 340 W 50th St, New York, NY 10019 [Map]


  • [SAVE THE DATE] November 12-13  Open Source Strategy Forum
    • Open Source Strategy Forum (OSSF) is the only conference dedicated to driving collaboration and innovation in financial services through open source software and standards. We bring together experts across financial services, technology, and open source to engage our community in stimulating and thought-provoking conversations about how to best (and safely) leverage open source software to solve industry challenges.
    • Call For Proposals: submit a proposal by August 16th 


Help wanted:

  • Riko Eksteen of FINOS member Adaptive is looking to put together a workshop on the topic of building applications using FDC3, especially to help "train engineers and business stakeholders to understand why FDC3 matters, and to realise its potential." If you are interested in learning more, reach out to Riko at

Have a great week and please contact me at if you have any questions and especially if you would like to present at a future FINOS virtual meetup.


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