Fintech Summit

Middle East

When

June 05, 2024

Where

Fairmont Hotel Amman

Social

#WFTSummit
Fintech Summit Middle East
قمة التكنولوجيا المالية التي تقام في 05 حزيران / يناير 2024 ، فندق فيرمونت عمان، تحت عنوان "بناء قطاع مالي مرن ومستدام في عصر الرقمنة" 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 الصناعة ، بما في ذلك “بناء اقتصادات المستقبل ، واستكشاف كيف تعمل التكنولوجيا على إعادة تشكيل القطاع المالي و المصرفي، من الخدمات المصرفية الرقمية إلى الحلول القائمة على بلوك شين، وابتكار انظمة الدفع: مناقشة تطور أنظمة الدفع ، بما في ذلك المدفوعات عبر الهاتف المحمول ، والمعاملات غير التلامسية ، ثورة التجارة الإلكترونية: الخوض في مشهد التجارة الإلكترونية ، تغطي موضوعات مثل التسوق عبر الإنترنت، وتحسين تجربة العملاء.

Fintech Summit Middle East will be taking place on 05 June 2024, at Fairmont Hotel Amman, under the theme of “Building a Resilient & Sustainable Financial Sector in the Age of Disruption” bringing together 300+ professionals from across the fintech, payments, banking, retail, ecommerce, 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.

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.

MEET OUR SPEAKERS

Fintech Summit Middle East gathered the brightest minds in the Fintech world. Learn new skills and get insights from experts and practitioners from all around!

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

08:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Networking & Registration

10:00 AM – 10:15 AM

Chair’s Opening Remarks

10:15 AM – 10:30 AM

Guest of Honor Speech

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

PANEL DISCUSSION: "Tech-Driven Transformation: The Future of Banking and Payments in the Middle East"

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?

11:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Networking Coffee break

12:00 PM – 12:20 PM

KEYNOTE: "Digital Innovation in Banking: Trends and Strategies"

Dive deep into the digital transformation of banking, discussing innovations like digital banking, AI-powered financial services, and blockchain applications.
12:20 PM – 12:40 PM

KEYNOTE: "Why Fintech's Fail"

Elliott Limb
CEO, Cubed
12:40 PM – 01:00 PM

KEYNOTE: 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.
01:00 PM – 02:00 PM

Lunch Networking Break

02:00 PM – 02:20 PM

Data Analytics in Finance

Explore the power of data analytics in the financial sector. Expert will discuss how technologies are used for risk assessment, fraud detection, investment decisions, and providing personalized financial advice.
02:20 PM – 02:40 PM

Open Banking: Empowering Financial Innovation and Collaboration:

Dive into the Open Banking revolution and its transformative impact on the financial landscape. Explore API-driven ecosystems, data sharing frameworks, and the opportunities for innovation and collaboration in banking and financial services.
02:40 PM – 03:30 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 like blockchain and biometrics.
03:30 PM – 04:15 PM

WORKSHOP I

04:15 PM – 05:00 PM

WORKSHOP II

Peacock Awards Ceremony

06:00 pm – 08:00 pm

Photo Shouting and reception

08:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Peacock Awards Gala-Dinner Ceremony

JOIN THE EVENT

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

Early Bird Ticket

$200

ends on 10 April 2024

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

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

Group of 5 Tickets

$875

ends on 10 April 2024

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

Book Now
  • Regular Seating Yes
  • Breakout Sessions Yes
  • 2 x Coffee Breaks Yes
  • Lunch Yes
EVENT SPONSORS

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