This is the 1st ever Pan- African Conference specifically focused on Women working in FinTech (Payments). The conference will bring together women from all over Africa for a full day event. The conference will feature interactive panels, deep-dive workshops, and plenary sessions with industry female leaders.
All tribes will convene in Nairobi for a full day of networking, sharing, meeting, learning and an opportunity to build such relationships which are so important for development on personal and professional level.
This is not just any other event. This is the 1st ever Pan- African Conference specifically focused on Women working in FinTech (Payments). The conference will bring together women from all over Africa for a full day event. The conference will feature interactive panels, deep-dive workshops, and plenary sessions with industry female leaders.
For more information, visit here: http://awfpnairobi2018.com/
Financial technology (FinTech) has evolved into a powerful global movement that has brought together entrepreneurs, technology giants and big banks to develop ideas and innovations that can harness the power of the digital age to create better, sustainable financial services for a wider, community more diverse for generations to come.
FinTech leverages the explosion of big data of individuals and firms, advances in Artificial Intelligence, Computing Capabilities, Robotic Process Automation (RPA), Distributed Ledgers and Cloud Technologies, Cryptography and many more disruptive innovations, which till recent years were hard to comprehend. The consolidation of decentralized technologies such as Blockchain together with the various FinTech business models that exist today make the financial sector has to reinvent itself more than ever. A new economy decentralized is coming and will forever change the current financial services.
Fintech technologies are creating space for an impressive array of new applications touching on services from payments to financing, better investment decisions through advanced analytics or reduced costs through improved post-trade processing platforms, asset management, insurance, regulatory oversight, audit and advice. Technological innovations may emerge as competitive alternatives to traditional financial market participants, market architecture and infrastructures.
Kuwait Fintech Conference & Exhibition will attract, in a two full-day event, senior financial, banking and technology executives, government leaders, expert analysts, innovative entrepreneurs, and other industry leaders from around the world.
For more Information, visit here: http://www.12.events/fintech/home/
Tue30Oct2018Dubai - UAE
The FINTECH SUMMIT, brings together BFSI decision makers that want to win in their industry by digitising processes, securing critical assets, analysing data and making tactical decisions.
Naseba has been working with the BFSI industry since 2003, and has recognised the tremendous shift in business models and consumer attitudes driven by technology.
The summit is a culmination of this experience and will deliver actionable solutions to business, strategic, and technological needs of BFSI enterprises.
While the MENA region remains a technologically sophisticated BFSI market, many financial organisations are still missing the digital innovations that are radically changing business models and redefining customer experiences.
The summit will facilitate knowledge sharing, high-level networking, and most importantly, pre-scheduled one-to-one business meetings between BFSI leaders and top-tier solution providers who are ready to transform the digital future of BFSI enterprises in the region.
For more information, visit here: https://www.naseba.com/
Tue30Oct2018Gulf Hotel Bahrain, Road No 3801, Manama, Capital Governorate, Bahrain
The International Waqf & Blockchain Forum, organized by Finterra, will showcase new opportunities and possibilities available through the use of blockchain technology to facilitate the development and sustainability of waqf. Recognized as the most notable expression of Islamic philanthropy, waqf is the voluntary, permanent and irrevocable dedication of a portion of one’s wealth – in cash or kind – to Allah.
With the theme of “Harnessing the Power of Blockchain technology for the Global Development of Waqf”, this forum aims to serve as a platform to explore the boundaries of new waqf developments and initiatives. It will shed light on new thoughts and ideas, in the quest for transformation and management of a sustainable socio-economic path for Muslim nations across the entire globe.
The overall objective of International Waqf and Blockchain Forum 2018 is to establish clarity and a collective understanding of the potential of blockchain technology for supporting the facilitation and development of waqf on a global scale whilst also promoting new economy alternatives to enhance Muslim unity.
For more Information, visit here International Waqf & Blockchain Forum
Thu01Nov2018Dubai United Arab Emirates, madinat jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
The World Islamic Fintech Summit, a one-day conference, is set to be a premium platform for international and regional fintech industry experts and the Islamic banking community to network and learn from informative keynote sessions, panel discussions and interactive dialog.
The World Islamic Fintech Summit will explore and showcase the immense possibilities of the fintech in the Islamic domain. The summit will focus specifically on bringing together the regional and global Islamic fintech and banking ecosystem to understand and discuss about the future of a new age Islamic economy driven by digital innovation.
For more Information, visit here World Islamic Fintech Summit
Thu15Nov2018Sat17Nov2018Bahrain Fintech Bay, 3rd Floor, Arcapita Building, Bahrain Bay, Manama, Capital Governorate, Bahrain
Techstars Startup Weekends are 54-hour events designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs.
Beginning with Friday night pitches and continuing through brainstorming, business plan development, and basic prototype creation, Techstars Startup Weekends culminate in Sunday night demos and presentations.
Participants create working startups during the event and are able to collaborate with like-minded individuals outside of their daily networks. All teams hear talks by industry leaders and receive valuable feedback from local entrepreneurs.
The weekend is centered around action, innovation, and education.
For more information, visit here Techstars Startup Weekends
Thu22Nov2018Wyndham Grand Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
BlockOn is the most influential blockchain focused gathering in the world taking place in the Kingdom of Bahrain on November 22nd. By gathering the global community to investigate the challenges and opportunities of blockchain technology on multiple perspectives. This high-profile event is driven by the needs of the blockchain community, striving to bring together the best minds in the community. BlockOn aim’s to aspire the blockchain community to share ideas regarding collaboration, competition, culture and regulation needed for blockchain developments.
With a uniquely designed itinerary, Blockchain enthusiasts of diverse backgrounds will find engagement in topics such as collaboration, competition, culture and regulation on Blockchain. Live panel and roundtable discussions will probe deeper into what it takes for Blockchain solutions to be successful and how this new and exciting technology can be applied for data integrity, trust and accessibility.
For more Information, visit http://www.blockonconf.com/
Today, it is no longer sufficient to be a consumer of digital. To boost the myriad economic and social gains at the digital frontier, Bank and Financial Service Institutes (BFSI) must also develop the requisite technologies and associated human capital. As more and more millennial generation join the workforce and customer experience, digital technologies and innovation will continue to take a greater role in the way that banks function.
Unlocking the full potential of digitization for Financial Sector will require comprehensive, concrete, collaborative action—and it must begin immediately.
Join us as Saudi FinTech Forum will bring together 200+ business leaders and technology innovators from Banks, Insurance Companies, Brokers, Bancassurance, and Fintech Companies to collaborate on the re-invention of technologies, processes and products through digital transformation. We’ll explore how to increase efficiency and agility with operational excellence, while creating customer-obsessed experiences that grow revenue and re-invigorate your business.
For more information, visit here: https://www.eventbrite.com/
Tue27Nov2018Dubai Marina, Dubai, UAE
Blockchain Summit Dubai is a 1-day conference and exhibition connecting over 400 industry leaders, business decision makers, tech innovators, and investors.
Blockchain Summit has grown exponentially in content and audience size.
Based on unrivaled content and exceptional networking opportunities, Blockchain Summit Dubai is part of the largest dedicated Blockchain Event Series in the World. No co-located side events. A purely Blockchain focused audience.
Join the Summit keynote programme for unparalleled discussion with visionary speakers.
For more information, visit here: blockchainsummitdubai.com
What is blockchain and why is it important in financial services? the event, by Ateon Tech Co., will look at the development of fintech with a special focus on blockchain technology. The event will offer an opportunity for the audiences to better understand the technology. Speakers will also highlight specific use cases that can potentially impact the financial services, as known to us today.
For more information, visit here Eventbrite.com
Jointly organised by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, the Asian Financial Forum (AFF) brings together influential members of the global financial and business community for groundbreaking discussions and exchange of insights on the global economy from an Asian Perspective.
At a glance:
▪ 100+ distinguished speakers
▪ 3,000+ participants from 46 countries and regions (85% C-suite level)
▪ 670+ meetings for 520+ companies at AFF Deal Flow Matchmaking Session
▪ 240+ participants at InnoVenture Salon
Key discussion topics
▪ China’s developments
▪ Global economic outlook
▪ Investment and wealth management
▪ Policy dialogue
▪ Technology and innovation
▪ Youth and talent development
For more information, visit here.
Launched in 2017, AIM Startup, an initiative of the UAE Ministry of Economy, aims to connect promising startups with investors and business partners from all around the world. It is set in the heart of UAE's Annual Investment Meeting, the World's Leading FDI Platform for Emerging Markets and held under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. AIM Startup is the ideal platform for startup companies looking to raise capital, expand into new markets and forge meaningful business relationships with major investors, business leaders, representatives of international institutions and government entities.
On April 8-10, AIM Startup will host the Third Edition of its Annual Innovation Showcase and Pitch Competition in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, in conjunction with the Annual Investment Meeting and Future Cities Show.
This year, 500+ promising startups will convene under one roof to meet with investors, corporates, government representatives and industry experts and will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their ground breaking solutions to a global audience over 20,000.
For more Information, visit here: http://aimstartup.com/
Wed10Apr2019Thu11Apr2019Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Center, Dubai, UAE
With over 10 000 visitors, 400 speakers and 350+ exhibitors, Seamless brings the brightest minds together from across payments, e-commerce and retail.
Seamless ignites new ideas and inspires the audience to think differently. You’ll be stimulated by innovators, business leaders and entrepreneurs from across the globe. Seamless has five separate conference agendas covering the world of Payments, Fintech, Ecommerce, Retail and Identity. With one shared free-to-attend exhibition hosting 350 of the region's leading technology providers. The event is held in Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Center, UAE, on 10-11 April 2019.
For more Information, visit: http://bit.ly/2MVknfe