WhenJune 26, 2024
WhereST Regis Hotel, Amman
Catalyzing Innovation: Transforming Banking, Payments, E-commerce & Retail in the Middle East
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.
- 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.
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 26, 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 – 10:40 am
PANEL DISCUSSION: "Tech-Driven Transformation: The Future of Banking and Payments in the Middle East"
10:40 am – 11:00 am
Fireside Chat: "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.
11:00 am – 11:30 am
Networking Coffee break
11:30 am – 11:45 am
Keynote address ‘Mobile Commerce: Examine the growing influence of mobile devices in retail, including mobile payment options and mobile shopping apps.
11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Panel discussion Succeeding in the new payments ecosystem
12:30 pm – 12:45 pm
"The Innovation Growth in SME Digital Payments and Payment Innovation
12:45 pm – 01:00 pm
The Future of Payments: Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) and Beyond:
Explore the emergence of CBDCs and their potential impact on the payments ecosystem, cross-border transactions, and monetary policy.
01:00 pm – 01:15 pm
Unlocking customer engagement: Leveraging user behavioural analytics for your digital product
01:15 pm – 01: 30 pm
Keynote address “Blockchain in cross-border payments: a new frontier”
01:30 pm – 02:30 pm
Lunch Networking Break
02:30 pm – 03:10 pm
PANEL DISCUSSION: Tech Startups Showcase: "Innovations from the Ground Up: Tech Startups in the Middle East"
Discover groundbreaking tech startups from the Middle East, showcasing their innovative solutions and disruption potential.
03:10 pm – 03: 25 pm
BaaS, marketplaces and beyond: business models for the open ecosystem
03:25 pm – 03: 40 pm
Bringing open banking to the Middle East: where are the greatest opportunities?
03:40 pm – 04:00 pm
Securing Financial Information
As the financial sector increasingly relies on digital data, ensuring the security of financial information becomes paramount. This topic explores the latest trends in cybersecurity, data protection, and regulatory compliance in fintech.
04:00 pm – 04:20 pm
E-commerce Revolution: "E-commerce Trends: Enhancing Customer Experiences and Supply Chain Efficiency"
Delve into the e-commerce landscape, covering topics like online marketplaces, personalization, supply chain optimization, and customer-centric strategies. Explore the latest advancements in e-commerce technology, including platforms, checkout solutions, and user experience improvements.
Peacock Awards Ceremony
07:00 pm – 08: 30 pm
Photo Shouting and reception
08:30 pm – 11: 30 pm
Peacock Awards Gala-Dinner Ceremony
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