FIS | InnovateIN48

Creating a No Limits Culture


FIS | InnovateIN48 is our annual homegrown internal technology innovation competition – like a “Hackathon” or “Codeathon.” Highlighting FIS' focus on continuous learning and financial technology innovation, the event is designed to produce tangible new ideas and solutions to enhance FIS’ products and solutions. It underscores our commitment to our people, giving them the opportunity to grow and learn with their peers through collaborative and innovative thinking -- in a high-spiritied and fun way.

A Culture of Innovation

InnovateIN48 celebrates our culture of innovation. It shows our commitment to giving our people the opportunity to experiment, grow and learn through this event along with our digital innovation labs, collaborative ideation platforms like Yammer, and much more.

High Intensity and Team-spirited

48 hours to create and code – uninterrupted. Competitors are inspired by teammates and other FIS peers cheering them on via social media, as they strive for the coveted trophy and bragging rights to the No. 1 spot in InnovateIN48!

Inspiring “No Limits” to Innovation

The 2019, global competition Final Round challenge emphasizes re-envisioning and enhancing an FIS product or service and take it in a new direction.
Innovation is important because it drives productivity and growth. Productivity and growth are what determines our long-term prosperity, both as an organization and as individuals inside the organization. When innovation is at the heart of a company like it is at FIS, it becomes not a distant destination remote on the horizon of possibilities, but a road map that guides our journey to future success."
- The Break FIS Club team – InnovateIN48 Global 2018 Competition Winners

2019 FIS | InnovateIN48

Innovation Is Empowering


2019 marks the 7th annual running of FIS’ technology innovation competition, InnovateIN48. .

15 teams will compete in the Final Round Nov. 4-7 for 48 hours to work on disruptive new ideas to build the next generation of FIS products and services.

2018 Final Round Winners

In 2018, three teams made it to the championship podium at the end of the Final Round thanks to their innovative ideas for using technology to give back.