3-Day Hybrid Conference

Agenda

13-15 October 2021

The 3-Day Hybrid Conference, second and closing part of the Festival, will take place at the prestigious Caudan Arts Center situated in the capital of Mauritius!

The event will cater for both audiences online and on-site with exciting keynotes, workshops, activities, and panel discussions amongst others.

Leaders Room – General themes for fireside chats, keynotes and panel discussions.

REGULATIONS
• Financial Inclusion and Technology: Improving access to digital financial services.
• Fostering Competition within the Insurance Market.
• Harmonized intra-country policy and regulatory frameworks across African countries.
• Mandating centralized data centers for financial services.
• Supervision of FinTech solutions before, during and after the regulation process.
INVESTMENT & DEAL FLOW
• Funding mechanisms, market strategies for early innovators in Africa.
• Scaling businesses in the financial services industry.
• Current FinTech pipeline: readiness for investment & reach; concern or opportunities?
• Update on consensus in FinTech valuation protocols.
• Local pre-seed and seed investment to support international fundraising.
SKILLS & CAPACITY BUILDING
• Bridging the gap: building the FinTech leaders of tomorrow, introducing the Future FinTech Champions Programme.
• Customer centricity. Bringing back the customer at the core of Fintech Products.
• Entrepreneurship – Achieve leadership and agility in a post-Covid era.
• How investing in FinTech entrepreneurs empowers marginalised communities.
• Educators’ Roundtable.
INNOVATION & INCUBATION
• Incubation hubs & access to regulatory sandboxes.
• Business model of Incubation programs - Strategic partnerships with financial institutions, telecoms and public institutions.
• Build a socio-economic ecosystem for African Start-ups.
WORKSHOPS | ROOM: LEARNING HUB
• Angel Investor Training.
• Block chain interactive learning session.
• Hustlemania - Fun interactive exploration of working with blockchain.
CONCURRENT EVENTS*
FFC Virtual Trading Finale - Intra-mural version of the trading game.

*More to come

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