Industry Event: Speaking Role

Industry Event: Speaking Role

Fair and Accessible Credit for Small Business and the Impact of AI

24 April 2024
12 : 00
13 : 00
Fair and Accessible Credit for Small Business and the Impact of AI

Our member Uplinq Financial Technologies invites you to the webinar on "Fair and Accessible Credit for Small Business, and the Impact of AI"

The webinar will cover topics on how banks and credit unions can leverage AI technology and alternative data to expand lending opportunities for small businesses, highlighting challenges in lending to minority and protected class segments. 

Learn what potential solutions can be leveraged that can change the landscape and enable access to fair lending for underserved segments within small business, while helping lenders profitably manage risk. 


The webinar will feature the following distinguished speakers: 


  • Ron Shevlin (Moderator) - Chief Research Officer, Cornerstone Advisors
  • Jane Prokop - EVP and Global Head, Small and Medium Enterprises, Mastercard
  • Qamar Saleem - Global Head, SME Finance Forum / World Bank Group
  • Patrick Reily - Co-founder, Uplinq Financial Technologies 
  • Mark Valentino - President and Head Business Banking, Citizens Bank


About Uplinq                                                                                                               

As the first global credit & scoring assessment platform for small business lenders,    Uplinq is a purpose driven company with a mission to help small business owners gain access to fair and ethical credit, while enhancing SMB lending practices for all lenders globally. Uplinq's breakthrough technology empowers lenders to approve and manage risks on loans they would have otherwise declined based on traditional loan underwriting criteria, while incorporating environmental, market & community data to better understand the specific loan applicant. Its technology has served as a foundation for more than $1.4 Trillion in underwritten loans. Learn more about Uplinq at and connect with them on LinkedIn, Twitter or YouTube.

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