2nd Annual Retail Banking Technologies MENA Summit

27 - 28 Nov 2018, Dubai

2nd Annual Retail Banking Technologies MENA Summit has been designed to bring you a unique opportunity to gain fresh insights into areas such as Innovative Technology Overview and its impact on Retail Banking and Digital Transformation in the Middle East and North Africa. It is focused on the latest hot trends such as collaboration with FinTech companies and Investing in Private Clouds. It offers you a high level strategic platform to discuss the current challenges that MENA banking is facing in digital era. Come and find the answers to all the questions about how to design the new digital bank and how to use Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Retail Banking. You will listen to case studies from top leaders in banking industry, full of practical examples and inspiring sessions. We will analyze how to redesign the customer experience across physical channels as well as how to meet new requirements in Risk Management due to AI presence. We will bring you the latest case studies of using VR, AR and RPA, the role of Data Segmentation and Big Data systems and application, what has been implemented and what is going to be done in the nearest future. By attending this summit, you will access the first-hand learnings and valuable tips when it comes to the ‘Digital Future of the Bank’, what the factors in a successful digital transformation strategy are, what the key drivers for the change and the roles of smart machines are, changes in organization structure and new branch types


Key Speakers

Subroto Som 

EVP, Head of Retail Banking Group

Mashreq Bank

Sonam Sahai

Director, Operations & Transformation


Linda Eltany

Head of Operational Risk 

Barclays Bank

Ates Sakrak

Director, Retail & Private Banking Strategic Business Management


Arijit Das

VP, Customer Marketing and Analytics

First Abu Dhabi Bank

Hemang Mehta
VP, Retail Banking Strategy
Emirates NBD

Key Topics

  • Period of Mass Digital Transformation: Retail Banking Rebirth
  • FinTech and Regtech Innovation in MENA region
  • Moving to Cloud Computing: Dream or New Reality for Banking Industry?
  • Distributed Ledger Technology. Blockchain Adoption in Banking Industry
  • Risk Management Trends and Cyber Security Threats as an Impact of Digitalization
  • Usage of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning in Retail Banking: Practical Examples, Benefits and Challenges
  • Digital Payments and Digital Wallets, Future of Cashless Transactions
  • End-to-end Seamless Customer Journey and Importance of Big Data Analytics 
  • The Main Challenges Facing Retail Banking Industry in the Era of Digitalization

Who Should Attend

Members of board, C-level, Senior Vice Presidents, Vice Presidents, Directors, Heads of departments from Banking industry involved in:

  • Retail Banking
  • Digital Banking
  • Digital Transformation
  • Consumer Banking
  • Private Banking
  • Wealth Management
  • E-Channels
  • FinTech
  • Online Services 
  • Customer Experience Management 
  • Information Technology
  • Business Innovation
  • Technology and Operations
  • Risk Management
  • Alternative Distribution Channels
  • Internet and Mobile Payment
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