Looking for information on the 13th Africa Bank 4.0 Summit – West Africa? Look no further! This summit is a premier event in the banking industry, focusing on the future of banking in Africa. With a specific focus on West Africa, this event brings together industry leaders, experts, and innovators to share insights and ideas on how to navigate the rapidly changing digital landscape. Attendees can expect thought-provoking discussions, networking opportunities, and showcases of the latest technologies shaping the banking sector. Whether you’re a banking professional, technology enthusiast, or simply interested in the future of finance in Africa, the 13th Africa Bank 4.0 Summit – West Africa is a must-attend event.
Revolutionizing West Africa’s Payments and Finance Landscape: The 13th Africa Bank 4.0 Summit
Lagos, Nigeria – Date* – The 13th Africa Bank 4.0 Summit – West Africa, in collaboration with ICPS as the Presenting Partner, is set to host a Fintech Startup Investor Forum, a 2-day conference, and the prestigious Africa Bank Awards – West Africa. This event aims to bring together policymakers, influential figures, and industry leaders from West Africa’s FinTech, digital banking, and digital payments sectors to drive advancements in financial accessibility and revolutionize the region’s payments and finance landscape.
The Fintech Startup Investor Forum
The event kicks off with the Fintech Startup Investor Forum on October 10, featuring esteemed speakers such as Dr. Segun Aina, President of Africa Fintech Network, delivering the Opening Keynote Address on the outlook for Fintech in West Africa. Prominent industry experts including Dr. Babatunde O. Obrimah, COO at Fintech Association of Nigeria, and Kagisho Dichabe, Co-Founder & Chairman at Fintech Association of South Africa, will also be present. This dedicated day for startups offers an opportunity for emerging businesses to pitch their ideas to a panel of investors.
The 2-Day Conference
The main conference will commence on October 11, with Khevin Seebah, Chief Executive Officer of ICPS, delivering the opening remarks. Over the course of two days, leading names in the financial sector will participate in knowledge-sharing presentations and panel discussions. These sessions will cover various topics including financial security, retail banking, digital leadership, and CEO influence, among others. Industry experts will share insights, brainstorm opportunities, and discuss successful practices to drive innovation and growth in the region.
The Payments Townhall
One of the key highlights of the summit is the Payments Townhall session titled “Does Regulation Influence Payment Innovation or is it the other way around?” Moderated by Kagisho Dichabe, this exclusive panel discussion will feature experts such as Dr. Settor Amediku – Director and Head of Payment Systems Department at Bank of Ghana, Christine Durant – Regional Sales Director at ICPS, Alex Forson – Head of the E-Business Department at Agricultural Development Bank Ghana (ADB), Damola Bolodeoku – Head of Channels Management and Digital Solutions at Wema Bank, and Hugues Muziga – Business Development Manager (Payment Expert) Middle East, Turkiye, and Africa at LexisNexis® Risk Solutions. The panelists will share their insights on the relationship between payment innovation and regulatory frameworks.
The Africa Bank 4.0 Awards
The event will conclude with the Africa Bank 4.0 Awards – West Africa, a ceremony that celebrates and recognizes individuals, organizations, and practices that have made outstanding contributions to the region’s financial sector and have driven progress in the industry.
Networking and Technology Showcase
In addition to the insightful sessions, the event offers exclusive networking opportunities for attendees to connect with industry leaders and experts. There will also be a showcase of the latest technologies and solutions for the financial sector. Participating sponsors and exhibitors include ICPS (Presenting Partner), Huawei (Diamond Partner), Lexis Nexis Risk Solution; C&R Software and AZA Finance (Gold Partners); CR2 (Silver Partner), and Compass Plus Technologies (Lead Exhibition Partner), among others.
To learn more about the event and the application procedure for the Africa Bank 4.0 Awards – West Africa, please visit https://www.biiafricabanksummit.com/13summit/.
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