Fintech Summit

Middle East


June 05, 2024


Fairmont Hotel Amman



قمة التكنولوجيا المالية التي تقام في 05 حزيران / يناير 2024 ، فندق فيرمونت عمان، والتي تجمع 300+ محترف من قطاع التكنولوجيا المالية، وانظمة المدفوعات، وقطاع البنوك، وتجارة التجزئة، والتجارة الإلكترونية، وشركات التكنولوجيا، والشركات الناشئة والمستثمرين لمناقشة أحدث الابتكارات والتحديات والاتجاه المستقبلي لهذه الصناعة.

تعد قمة التكنولوجيا المالية منصة فريدة للحضور والشركات الناشئة والمستثمرين وقادة الصناعة للتواصل والاستفادة من سوق التكنولوجيا المالية المتنامي في المنطقة والمشاركة في سلسلة من حلقات النقاش والعروض التقديمية و فرص التواصل وتبادل الأفكار حول الاتجاهات الناشئة والأطر التنظيمية والإمكانيات المستقبلية.

وسيتضمن الحدث مناقشات حول مجموعة من الموضوعات المهمة في صناعة التكنولوجيا المالية ، بما في ذلك “بناء اقتصادات المستقبل ، واستكشاف كيف تعمل التكنولوجيا على إعادة تشكيل القطاع المالي و المصرفي، من الخدمات المصرفية الرقمية إلى ابتكار انظمة الدفع والمحافظ الرقمية.

Fintech Summit Middle East will be taking place on 05 June 2024, at Fairmont Hotel Amman, bringing together 300+ professionals from across the fintech, payments, banking, retail, e-commerce, tech firms, fintech startups and investors to discuss the latest innovations, challenges and the future direction of the industry.

Fintech Summit Middle East will offer a unique platform for attendees, startups, investors, and industry leaders to participate in a series of panel discussions, fireside chats, networking opportunities and exchange ideas on emerging trends, regulatory frameworks, future possibilities and capitalize on the growing Fintech market in region.

The event will feature discussions on a range of important industry topics, including ‘Building the Economies of the Future, Explore how technology is reshaping the banking sector, from digital banking services to blockchain-based solutions, Payment Innovation: Discuss the evolution of payment systems, including mobile payments, & contactless transactions, E-commerce Revolution: Delve into the vibrant e-commerce landscape, covering topics like online marketplaces and customer experience enhancement. heading element

Fintech Summit Middle East

These key highlights offer a glimpse into the exciting opportunities and experiences awaiting attendees. Join us to be part of this premier event for valuable insights, networking opportunities, and recognition for fintech excellence.

Conference Sessions

Engage with industry experts, thought leaders, and innovators in dynamic conference sessions covering a wide range of topics such as digital banking, open banking/finance, digital payments, financial inclusion & emerging trends in the fintech landscape.

Media Presence

Experience media coverage across leading local and regional publications. Engage with media, influencers and media outlets covering the latest insights from the fintech industry. Amplify your message to a global audience through our strategic media partnerships.

Peacock Awards

Celebrate excellence & innovation in the fintech sector at the prestigious Peacock Awards ceremony. Recognize outstanding achievements and groundbreaking initiatives across various categories.

Why Attend

  • Industry Insights: Gain a deep understanding of the latest trends, innovations, and challenges in banking, payments, government tech, e-commerce & retail.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with industry leaders, startups, investors & experts, fostering partnerships, idea exchange, and opportunities to propel your fintech endeavors forward.
  • Investment Prospects: Explore investment opportunities in the dynamic tech sectors shaping the Middle East's future.
  • Innovation Showcase: Discover cutting-edge technologies & solutions that can revolutionize your business.
  • Practical Knowledge: Acquire actionable insights and best practices to implement in your organization, driving growth and innovation.
  • Engage with Emerging Markets: Understand the challenges and opportunities in developing financial markets in the region.

Who will be there?

Fintech Summit Middle East is your gateway to understanding and shaping the future of these pivotal sectors in the Middle East. Join us in driving innovation and transformation in banking, payments, e-commerce & retail.
  • Finance Professionals: From banking executives to financial institution leaders, to fintech and financial experts.
  • Business Leaders: Executives, entrepreneurs, and decision-makers in banking, payments, government, e-commerce, and retail sectors.
  • Investors: Venture capitalists, angel investors, and private equity firms seeking promising opportunities in the Middle East tech landscape.
  • Policy Makers and Regulators: Government officials and economic policymakers involved in financial technology and digital transformation initiatives to discuss the impact of fintech on the economy.
  • Entrepreneurs: Entrepreneurs looking for opportunities to develop their fintech ideas and investment.
  • Data Analysts and Security: Those interested in financial data analysis and cybersecurity.
  • Tech Firms: Working on fintech applications and solutions.

Below you'll find the schedule for Fintech Summit Middle East. We'll keep this page regularly updated with all new speakers and sessions, so be sure to keep checking in!

Wednesday, June 05, 2024


08:00 AM – 09:30 AM

Networking & Registration

09:30 AM – 09:45 AM

Chair’s Opening Remarks

09:45 AM – 10:00 AM

Guest of Honor Speech

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

PANEL DISCUSSION: "Tech-Driven Transformation: The Future of Banking and Payments"

Kickstart the summit with an inspiring panelists, setting the stage for discussions on how technology is reshaping the banking and payments landscape in the Middle East.

    • Why is the banking landscape facing a period of such rapid transformation?
    • What are the key characteristics of banks and financial institutions?
    • Is there a sustainable future for the high street bank branch?
    • Is the decline of cash and increasing reliance on digital approaches a threat or opportunity for banks?
    • How can banks with a long tradition embrace a modern future?
    • Bringing open banking to the Middle East: where are the greatest opportunities?

11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Networking Coffee break

11:30 AM – 12:20 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION: Fintech and Digital Payments

Discover the latest developments in digital payments, including mobile wallets, contactless payments, and peer-to-peer transfers. Experts will discuss the impact of fintech on how we pay, both locally and globally.

12:20 PM – 12:40 PM

KEYNOTE: The Payments Trifecta:

Classical Payment Means, Instant Payments, and CBDCs – Who will actually move the needle and reshape the Payment Landscape, or will it be AI racing for impact?

Fabian Meyer
Managing Partner, CORE
12:40 PM – 01:00 PM

Fireside Chat: Embracing Open Banking/Finance and Embedded Finance: Embracing Opportunities on the Horizon

Dive into the Open Banking revolution and its transformative impact on the financial landscape. Discover the expanding landscape of financial services seamlessly integrated into customer experiences by third-party providers, indicating substantial growth opportunities within Embedded Finance. Explore the opportunities and challenges lying ahead in banking and financial services. Learn what are others doing abroad? What can we learn from this?

01:00 PM – 02:00 PM

Lunch Networking Break

02:00 PM – 02:20 PM

KEYNOTE: Beyond e-wallet solutions.

02:20 PM – 03:00 PM

Panel Discussion: Financial Literacy in the Digital Age: Strategies for Empowering Consumers:

Explore advanced strategies for promoting financial literacy in the digital era. Discuss personalized education initiatives, behavioral economics interventions, and digital tools to empower consumers with essential financial knowledge and skills.

03:00 PM – 03:15 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION: E-Wallets and the Future of Payments: Enhancing Security and Convenience:

Examine the evolution of e-wallets and their role in shaping the future of payments. Explore advanced security features, interoperability standards, and the integration of e-wallets with emerging technologies.

03:15 PM – 04:00 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION: Beyond Banking: How Development Banks Drive Innovation and Impact

Join our panel discussion, where we’ll delve into the specialized products and initiatives that set these banks apart. These innovations are rooted in a deep understanding of customer needs, leading to impactful solutions.

Our panelists will discuss how banks extend beyond traditional services to offer tailored solutions and forge innovative partnerships that drive growth and impact. Participants can expect to gain invaluable insights into effective strategies, specialized financing options, and best practices for fostering sustainable economic development.

04:00 PM – 04:10 PM



Wednesday, June 05, 2024

01:00 PM – 02:00 PM

Networking + Registration + Lunch

02:00 PM – 02:45 PM

Understanding Open Banking

  • Overview of open banking principles and concepts.
  • Regulatory landscape and compliance considerations.
  • Key drivers and benefits of open banking for consumers and businesses.
02:45 PM – 03:30 PM

Technology Infrastructure for Open Banking

  • API (Application Programming Interface) standards and protocols.
  • Security and data privacy in open banking ecosystems.
  • Case studies of successful technology implementations.
03:30 PM – 03:45 PM

Coffee Break

03:45 PM – 04:30 PM

Building Partnerships in Open Banking

  • Collaboration opportunities between banks, fintech firms, and third-party providers.
  • Strategies for fostering innovation and creating value-added services.
  • Challenges and solutions in establishing trust and managing relationships.
04:30 PM – 05:15 PM

Customer-Centric Approach to Open Banking

  • Enhancing customer experience through personalized services.
  • Leveraging data analytics and AI for targeted offerings.
  • Addressing consumer concerns about data security and privacy.
05:15 PM – 06:00 PM

Case Studies and Success Stories

  • Real-world examples of open banking initiatives in Jordan and beyond.
  • Lessons learned and best practices for implementation.
  • Opportunities for replication and adaptation in different contexts.

Peacock Awards Ceremony

Wednesday, June 05, 2024

06:00 pm – 08:00 pm

Photo Shouting and reception

08:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Peacock Awards Gala-Dinner Ceremony


The Fintech Summit Middle East has a variety of ticket types. Find out the best option for you and your team!




Includes access to a full day of talks with lovely lunch and plenty of coffee

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Includes access to a full day of talks with a lovely lunch and plenty of coffee

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  • Regular Seating Yes
  • Entrance all Sessions Yes
  • 2 x Coffee Breaks Yes
  • Lunch Yes
  • Gala-Dinner Yes




Includes access to a full day of talks with a lovely lunch and plenty of coffee

Book Now
  • Regular Seating Yes
  • Entrance all Sessions Yes
  • 2 x Coffee Breaks Yes
  • Lunch Yes
  • Gala-Dinner Yes

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