April 27 – May 02, 2019 @ Dubai, UAE

Schedule

Event Schedule

04:00pm - 07:00pm

Arrival and Registration of Participants

 

07:00pm - 07:30pm

Bootcamp Briefing Session

07:30pm - 08:30pm

Power Talk:

Social Entrepreneurship for Financial Inclusion and Community Development - By Samith Ghosh, UJJIVAN

08:30pm

Gala Dinner

09:00am - 10:00am

Power Talk

Global Trends in Financial Inclusion - By Momina Ajazuddin, IFC

10:00am - 10:30am

Networking Break

10:30am - 04:30pm

Parallel Workshop Sessions

Track I
Managing Product Diversification - by Petronella Chigara, Mustard Seed Advisory

Track II
Global Trends in Risk Management – Unravelling the Banana Skins Report - by Deborah Drake, ACCION

(Lunch: 01:00pm - 02:00pm)

4:30pm - 05:30pm

Power Talk

Risk Mitigation by Microfinance Industry in India - By Harsh Shrivastava, MFIN

09:00am - 10:00am

Power Talk

Fintech as a Pathway to Financial Inclusion - By Syed Nadeem Hussain, Planet N

10:00am - 10:30am

Networking Break

10:30am - 05:00pm

Parallel Workshop Session

Track III
Managing Microinsurance & Savings Products - by Petronella Chigara, Mustard Seed Advisory

Track IV
Importance of Governance in a Complex Financial Ecosystem - by Deborah Drake, ACCION

(Lunch: 01:00pm - 02:00pm)

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch Break

05:00pm onwards

Recreational Activity (Optional)

 

09:00am - 10:15am

Power Talk

Balancing Innovations & Integrity in Financial Systems - By Marius Vismantas, The World Bank

10:15am - 10:30am

Networking Break

10:30am - 04:00pm

Parallel Workshop Sessions

Track V
Evaluating Microfinance Providers Financial Performance - by Aldo Moauro, MFR

Track VI
Islamic Microfinance - by Zubair Mughal, AlHuda

(Lunch: 01:00pm - 02:00pm)

04:00pm - 04:30pm

Coffee Break

04:30pm - 05:30pm

Fireside Chat:

How Multi-Dimensional Organizations can Help in Reducing Poverty & Increasing Financial Inclusion?
Moderator: Alok Prasad
Participant: Dr. Rashid Bajwa, NRSP, Sanjay Sinha, M-CRIL

09:00am - 10:00am

Power Talk:

Public Policy Interventions for Agriculture & Financial Inclusion – A Comparative Case Study - By Alok Prasad

10:00am - 10:30am

Networking Break

10:30am - 05:00pm

Parallel Workshop Sessions

(Lunch:01:00pm - 02:00pm)

Track VII

Evaluating Microfinance Providers Social performance - by Aldo Moauro, MFR

Track VIII

Strategic Leadership in MFIs - by Sanjay Sinha, M-CRIL

05:00pm - 06:00pm

Recreational Activity (Optional)

 

09:00am - 10:30am

Power Talk

Financial Inclusion through Digital Transformation - By Mudassar Aqil, FINCA MFB

10:30am - 11:00am

Coffee Break

11:00am - 12:30pm

Panel Discussion:

Network’s Role in Promoting Responsible Finance - Moderated by Syed Mohsin Ahmed, PMN

12:30pm - 01:30pm

Certificate Distribution Ceremony

Closing Remarks

01:30pm - 02:30pm

Lunch