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Breakfast Club 04: Financial and data literacy in a digital banking sector

Alpbach Hotel
Breakout / Panel
english language

Classical financial literacy is weak in most societies. In addition, the digital revolution in the banking sector leaves many to wonder: are bank employees sufficiently educated to master the challenges they face in their workplaces? How can financial and data literacy be increased among both clients and service providers?


Partner, Freibanker GmbH, Vienna Introduction
Head of Financial Life Park, Erste Group Bank AG, Vienna
Co-Founder, Three Coins GmbH, Vienna

Mag. Philip LIST

Head of Financial Life Park, Erste Group Bank AG, Vienna

 In October 2015 Philip List (49) was appointed director of the Erste Financial Life Park. FliPs main objective is to promote the responsible handling of money, as well as knowledge about financial & economical coherencies. FliP will become the Financial Education Brand in the region Erste Group is active in. An expansion of Flip is currently planned for the Czech Republic and Romania. Philip has gained a lot of experience in the past few years in diverse management positions within Erste Group. From 2009 to October 2015 he was Head of Group Marketing.

MMag. MA Katharina NORDEN

Co-Founder, Three Coins GmbH, Vienna

 Katharina Norden has been an active entrepreneur since age 13. With a background in law, journalism, and organizational development, she found her passion in leading interdisciplinary teams to work for social change. Today, she works as a co-founder and CEO of Three Coins, a social business dedicated to innovate behavior-based tools for financial education. Before that, Katharina was actively involved in the set-up of Ashoka in Austria and its youth program. Her idea for using social online gaming for financial literacy was awarded Coca Cola's "Ideas against Poverty" prize in 2011. Katharina holds a joint MA from American University and the Vienna Diplomatic Academy, as well as MA degrees in Law and Business (Vienna/Madrid).

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