Let An App Fill The Gap


This event will take you on a practical journey of how financial apps can help support consumers who are financially challenged in better managing their finances.  Through a series of presentations and video’s we will hear the benefits of using apps and how they can support vulnerable people.  




  • 9.30 – 9.40 -   Welcome all participants – Bob Winnington and Heidi


  • 9.40 – 10.10 – The Story So Far – a brief overview of the development of digital within the world of debt management including contributions from Money Advice Scotland and DIGIMASS 


  • 10.10 – 10.40 – A Journey of Discovery (Part 1) – using a series of short video’s we will explore how digital apps are part of our everyday lives and why they can influence our behaviours and deliver support.  Includes a Q&A session where panel members will respond to attendee’s questions and comments


  • 10.40 – 10.55 – Short Break


  • 10.55 – 11.25 – A Journey of Discovery (Part 2) – a second series of short video’s highlighting some of the features, advantages and benefits that apps can deliver. Includes a Q&A session where panel members will respond to attendee’s questions and comments



  • 11.25 – 11.55 – Vulnerability Case Studies.  Two ‘in their own words’ stories where financial apps have helped to support vulnerable consumers inclusive of a Q&A session followed by a summary of the key messages delivered during the event.


  • 11.55 – 12.05 – Open Futures discuss how a central directory of suppliers can support MALG members who are seeking to engage with FinTech’s


  • 12.05 – 12.30 - Q&A together with recommended follow-up actions and opportunities for all attendees.



Chair – Bob Winnington

Admin – Heidi Oliver



Heather O’Rourke – Money Advice Scotland

Open Futures – Nick Cabrera


Panel members:

Heather O’Rourke – Money Advice Scotland

Jan Mosiewicz - Digimass

Jonathan Corner - Ilumoni

Maysam R - Elifinty

Contact support@digimass.org

Digimass Limited is a limited liability company limited by guarantee.

Registered at 22 Crest Close, Stretton, Burton upon Trent, DE13 0GW.

The company is registered in England and Wales,

Registration Number 12073514

Digimass logo generously donated by artist Souren Mousavi