First Access Co-Founder & CEO, Nicole Stubbs, presented the work of First Access at the annual PopTech Conference as a PopTech Social Innovation Fellow in Camden, Maine on October 26. Highlighting the need among financial inclusion initiatives for instant, reliable information on risk, Stubbs explained the First Access marketplace and its benefits for member institutions, including financial service providers, mobile network operators and utilities companies.
PopTech brings together a global community of innovators from many fields to share insights and work together to create lasting change. PopTech’s annual conference and other events are among the highest rated in the United States. Its fellows programs for social innovators and scientists identify and train “some of the world’s most promising talent.” Its labs bring together curated and diverse experts to work together on areas of critical significance, and its initiatives incubate high-impact, collaborative and new approaches to some of the world’s toughest problems.
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