LendIt USA 2017 is Open For Registration, New Award Show Added

LendIt USA 2017, the world’s biggest show in lending and fintech, will kick off for the 5th year on March 6-7, 2017! We’re expecting more than 5,000 expected attendees to be at the Javits Center in our hometown of New York City!

What’s new in 2017?

The LendIt team is excited to announce the first annual LendIt industry awards ceremony and dinner. The awards dinner will take place on the evening of March 7 and be judged by 20 industry experts.

Current judges include:

  • Don Potts, Senior Vice President at Capital One
  • Brian Korn – Partner at Manatt
  • Manish Gupta – Executive Vice President at American Express
  • Angela Ceresnie – Chief Operating Officer at Climb Credit
  • George Popescu – Editor-in-Chief of Lending Times.

Notable categories include Lending Innovator of the Year, Most Innovative Bank, Fintech Woman of the Year and Best of Show, among others. Registration is currently open – stay tuned for our call for nominations.


500+ speakers will take the stage at the Javits, including 12 keynote speakers:

  • Noah Breslow, CEO – OnDeck
  • Raul Vazquez, CEO – Opportun
  • Rob Frohwein, CEO and Co-Founder – Kabbage
  • Brendan Carroll, Senior Partner & Co-Founder – Victory Park Capital
  • David Klein, CEO & Co-Founder – CommonBond
  • Al Goldstein, Co-Founder & CEO – Avant
  • Jon Stein, CEO and Co-Founder – Betterment
  • Scott Sanborn, CEO – Lending Club
  • Kenneth Lin, CEO – Credit Karma
  • Sam Hodges, Co-Founder & U.S. Managing Director – Funding Circle
  • Matt Burton, CEO & Co-Founder – Orchard
  • Ning Tang, CEO – CreditEase
  • Ron Suber, President – Prosper


USA 2017 Conference & Expo Pass are available for purchase on the LendIt website. Register today!