THE MOST INFLUENTIAL BANKING & FINTECH GATHERING
21 October 2020
Grand Hyatt Hotel Amman, Jordan
21 October 2020
Grand Hyatt Hotel Amman, Jordan
A high-level conference in which we will examine the way that technology is evolving, shaping new conditions and prospects for banking, financial services. World FinTech Forum promises to bring together more than 350+ industry leaders, tech innovators, banks leaders, technologists, and regulators, who’re shaping the future of banking and financial services by driving a technological revolution in the industry across the Middle East. The WFTForum will discuss the latest disruptions & opportunities across the fintech landscape – including digital banking to payments, AI and Blockchain.
Navin GuptaManaging Director, South Asia & MENA, Ripple
KAISER NASEEMInternational Development Banker - Digital Transformation: Sustaining Efforts for Sustainability
Hazem MulhimFounder and CEO EastNets
Theodora LauFounder, Unconventional Ventures, Global Top 10 Fintech Influencer
Mutaz M. Al-DebeiSr. Territory Manager- Autonomous Data Management & Cloud Technology @ Oracle
Matteo RizziCo-founder, FinTechStage LTD
Sania A. AnsariChairperson of Ansari Group Ltd, UAE
Devie Mohan Co-Founder and CEO of BurnmarkCo-Founder and CEO of Burnmark
Mohammed Ali YusufVice President at Checkout.com
Mirna SleimanFounder and CEO of Fintech Galaxy
Dr. Ashraf BanyDirector of Innovation Center, University of Jordan
Deya InnabChief Strategy and Product Officer, EastNets
by Ayman Irshaid Founder & CEO, Moments Innovation
Building FinTech Ecosystem to Drive Innovation09:30 AM
by TBA Soon09:40 AM
by Navin Gupta, Managing Director, South Asia & MENA, Ripple
“Scaling Innovation to Building a Global Blockchain Ecosystem.”10:00 PM
by Matteo Rizzi , Co-founder, FinTechStage LTD
Building strong financial eco-systems is key in every society. Matteo believes that the ingredients for a healthy and productive Fintech Eco-system are: government polices, startups community catalyzed, capital, and talent.10:20 AM
by Kaiser Naseem, International Development Banker - Digital Transformation
While in 2020 banks and financial institutions have understood that they need to leverage technology to stay relevant and sustain their business, many still grapple on the “how”. Based on Kaiser’s experience working with banks, Kaiser will share some of the issues that banks face and need to be aware of when embarking on this journey of leveraging technology.10:40 AM
by Hazem Mulhim, Founder and CEO EastNets11:30 AM
by Theodora Lau, Founder, Unconventional Ventures, Global Top 10 Fintech Influencer
Artificial intelligence (AI) is all the rage this year; headlines such as “Wall Street Braces for Impact of AI” may make you think the golden moment when AI hits critical mass is finally upon us. But is that really so? In this keynote, Theo will explore the impact of artificial intelligence on the future of financial services.11:50 AM
by MODERATOR: Mirna Sleiman, Founder and CEO of Fintech Galaxy
Whether you work in Finance or Tech — or want to — these experts will add a new perspective and give career advice that can apply no matter your path or level. Speakers will have questions related to their own experience, and there will also be time for Q&A from the audience. During the panel discussion, you will learn from the experts on topics like: Navigating the jungle of Financial Services, e-Banking, and digital; Advice on becoming more strategic and proactive vs. reactive in an ever-changing landscape; User-centricity is the new customer-focused banking and how Big Banks are adjusting; and If you don’t have a background in tech, how do you learn? (Or, how do you lead?)12:10 PM
by MODERATOR: Dr. Ashraf Bany, Director of Innovation Center, Jordan University
We have often discussed the correlation between innovation and digital transformation, and the positive impact on consumer satisfaction, investment in advanced technology, and the positive impact on revenues. But, while technology may enable the disruption required, it is often the application of existing technology in new ways that disrupts an industry. Featuring some of the top minds in banking, this panel discussion explores how financial institutions can prepare for the future of banking and the challenges facing the banking industry and the secret of successful disruption, the importance of deep-dive research, the qualities of a disruptive leader, how to change existing cultures and where to start.02-00 PM
The AWARDS FORUM honor the best of financial services recognizing the banks, fintech, and IT leaders. Winners are chosen through a combination of votes from the public and scores given by the Moments Innovation Team.03-00 PM
CEOs discuss how fast and how much this wave of fintech innovation will change finance and its wider impact on our economy.04-00 PM
CEOs discuss what is necessary for banks to survive this wave of disruption and what can be learned from fintech waves happening in Europe and Asia?.05-00 PM
by Ayman Irshaid, CEO, Moments Innovation06:00 PM
by Aurelia Moser12:00 PM
by Lea Verou11:00 AM
This year over 350 people will come to Amman for World FinTech Forum. We’ll be joined by the world’s biggest companies, the most promising new startups, influential investors, and leading journalists..
World FinTech Forum is the Middle East’s most influential Fintech gathering of like-minded g;global organizations invested in defining the future of Fintech, attracting more than 50 global journalists from publications including Bloomberg, Forbes, CNN, and CNBC.
We live in uncertain times for fintech. At the World FinTech forum, we welcome the people who are tackling the big challenges facing the industry now. Our forum cover topics including digital banking to payments, AI, and Blockchain.
Event is supported by easily recognisable companies and products which we use everyday.
Time: 10:30 AM to 7:30 PM
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