6th Edition Connected Banking – West Africa

Connected Banking west Africa - 15 & 16 November, Accra Ghana

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Connected Banking

A Premier Banking Summit

Africa’s financial services markets are among the most stimulating in the world. The banking and financial services market in Africa is the second-fastest-growing and second-most profitable of any global region, and a locus of innovation.

The West African financial sector has been witnessing a wave of digital innovation that has fuelled services and applications that had the potential to really shake up the banking sector.

Banks, Fintechs, and financial institutions have been harnessing digital solutions designed to serve touchless and remote banking, which has unlocked opportunities for the millions of digitally connected diasporathat remains formally unbanked but economically active.

Central Banks in the region have been implementing policies to meet next-gen requirements of the evolved banking customer, this by analysing the challenges and successes of regions that have championed financial inclusion. The sector has also been adopting automated banking systems, advanced mobile money platforms, tailored credit and digitized lending facilities, and crypto-currencies for this promising market.

With this as a driver, ICSA presents Connected Banking – West Africa , formerly named the Africa Digital Banking Summit. Connected Banking – West Africa will deliberate on, and focus on developing solutions to, critical issues faced by banks and FIs on the East Africa region. The Summit is a not to be missed opportunity for experts, business people, and practitioners form the BFSI fraternity to discuss practical and cost-effective solutions to developing digital banking solutions

The Connected Banking Series is an ideal platform for networking with industry players; senior managers, decision-makers, and practitioners operating in the industry and making the most of banking technologies.

The Summit will host leaders and experts from across the region representing, Banks, Insurance Companies, FinTechs and TechFins, Digital and NeoBanks, Non-Banking Financial Organizations, Cooperatives, Investments funds, Asset Management Companies.

Connected Banking West Africa will focus on

Crafting a Cashless/Cash-lite Economy

Accelerating digital transformation through a customer-centric lens

Digital Access – The future of Financial inclusion

Digital Wallets and Digital Lending

Impact of AI, ML& RoboticsCognitive Banking applications

Cyber Resilience Strategy

The Digital Only Model – Trend and Challenges

Synergies Between traditional FIs and FinTechs

Security – An all pervasive model

Identity and Access Management

What in Store for you at Connected Banking?

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Meet Experts and Influencers

Our account managers are well equipped to make sure you get to interact with top C-Suite Executives. The Summit is exclusively for C-Suite Executives and decision makers and therefore will network and engage with experts that have a success story with best practices and case studies. Also, as a solution provider, you will be meeting your direct buyer. People who have the capacity to buy your product or solution or at least influence the decision to buy. This is an opportunity you do not want to miss.

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Gain an Edge, with Latest Perspective

Global Industry Experts, who will delve into the latest cutting-edge tools and frameworks - shaping the business – will also share case studies and success stories that help acquire a competent viewpoint in achieving your set goals.

Why Attend

Renowned Speakers, Unparalleled Content

Global Workforce Management Summit - is an ideal platform for networking with industry players; senior managers, decision-makers, and practitioners operating in the workforce strategy and change management space The Summit will host leaders and experts from across the continent representing, varied industry verticals.

Gain an Edge, with Latest Perspective

Global Industry Experts, who will delve into the latest cutting-edge tools and frameworks - shaping the workforce and impacting the business – will also share case studies and success stories that help acquire a competent viewpoint in achieving your set goals, Join them and form and execute a workplace strategy. Leverage People Analytics to drive the future of talent acquisition and retention.

Network with industry leaders face-to-face

Meet subject experts who are leading the transformation agenda, discuss and deliberate on various issues. Leverage this opportunity to meet your idols and click a selfie with leading luminaries.

Learn, Learn Learn!

Expand your knowledge and find relevant solutions to pressing concerns, learn from thought-leaders, share your ideas and gain insights on the best and next practices prevalent in your industry.

Highlights

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THE ACTUAL EVENT

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Past Highlights

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ENGAGEMENT

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THE ACTUAL EVENT

Minutes of live stream
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( Keynotes, Fire-side Chats and Panel Discussions )

MEDIA AND SOCIAL AMPLIFICATION

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Event Speakers

Meet Our Speakers

Mukwandi Chibesakunda

Chief Executive Officer- Zambia National Commercial Bank (Zanaco) PLC

Desmond Takawira

Chief Technology Officer-Steward Bank

Ghita Erling

Chief Executive Office, Payments Association of South Africa

Dr. Sizwe Gwala

Head of Data Governance- Absa Group Compliance

Dr. Henry Clarke Kisembo

Group Chief Managing Partner-Development Associates link International

Pragashani Reddy

Head of Corporate Banking,Standard Bank

Yudhvir Seetharam

Head of Analytics, FNB South Africa

Luntente Ndyamba

Director: CIB Service, Absa Corporate and Investment Banking.

Konstantin Tsanis

Senior Investment Officer Fintech and Digital Banking - World Bank

Krishnan Menon

Chief Operating Officer - Absa Bank Botswana

Ravikumaran Govender

Executive head digital, Nedbank

Joseph Shiku

Chief Information Officer- Zambia National Commercial Bank

Jacob Basera

Head of Technology Platforms - Standard Bank Moçambique

Oswin (Kanyaka) Zulu

Group Chief Digital Officer- Zimnat

Christopher Naidoo

Head of IT Operations, Investec

Chad Toerien

Sub-Saharan Africa Lead,Cloudflare

Lizzy Mogale

Managing Executive for Insights and Advisory, Nedbank Retail and Business Banking- Nedbank

Prenton Chetty

Head: Intelligent Systems, Nedbank

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