Fri Feb 18 UTC - Sat Feb 19 UTC (4 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Thu Feb 17 7:00pm - Fri Feb 18 7:00pm
This summit will bring together governments, central banks across Africa, startups, professionals and decision makers across the world in the financial, economic, and technology . Fintech and block chain industry to deliberate and forge a pathway towards the future of finance in Africa.
Coming at the backdrop of the Free Trade Agreement in Africa, this annual summit is spearheading the conversation of re-defining value exchange for Africans and encouraging them to leverage on digital finance and decentralized Finance in their businesses and everyday transactions. Speaking at a Global Conference, H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta said; “Africa is the last frontier of endless promise”; thus, this summit aims to position Africa as the continent where innovative solutions in digital finance will be found and implemented successfully.
The summit also seeks to recognize various players in the industry, awarding them for their contribution.
Hon. Maureen Mbaka
Chief Administrative Secretary Ministry of ICT, Innovation and Youth Affairs Republic of Kenya
Dr. Babatunde Oghenobruche Obrimah
Chief Operating Officer of Fintech Association of Nigeria
H.e Gabriel Abed
Barbados Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, Blockchain Technologist, Central Bank Digital Currency Pioneer and Innovator.
Blockchain Instructor Business Strategist, Angel Investor and Entrepreneur. Egypt & Uae
Alexia Hefti, Esq.
CEO, Egovern | Abu Dhabi, UAE
Sr. Advisor & Head Of Uabdigital Union of Arab Banks
Global Chief Information Officer Adidas
Head of Strategic Insights, Jpmorgan Payments
Francesco Boni Guinicelli
Dlt Pioneer | Co-founder & CEO of Geer
CEO, Snowball Money -USA, Kenya
CEO, Ignito Capital Ltd
Co-founder, Blackchain International Ltd
Dr. Olufunso Somorin
Regional Principal Officer, African Development Bank
Dr. Shikoh Gitau
Dr. Iwa Salami
Reader (Associate Professor) In Law University of East London
Dr. Justin Ram
CEO, Justin Ram Advisory Associates and GSCE.
Managing Partner | Head of Commercial and Corporate Law | Blockchain Association of Kenya
Joseph Njuguna Maina
Solutions Consultant, Founder and CEO of Collectrke
Founder and General Partner, Audacity,
Founder Blockchain Nigeria User Group, Advisor West Africa- Kinesis Money Fintech Connector Community Partner-nigeria.
CEO Stud Ex – South Africa
Digital and Financial Inclusion Consultant Kenya
Uk Chapter President Government Blockchain Association
Head of Technology, Crypto Savanna-uganda
Lanre Adelanwa Basamta
Group Head, Mobile Financial Services Interswitch Group
Founder, Yazi Academy
Global Speaker, Social Commentator and Trained Environmentalist
Mihalis Halkides, Ph.d.
Chairman, Mcm Prime, Llc (Usa) & Grenoble Ecole De Management (Fra)
Kenya Ecosystem Lead At C.labs
Financial Analyst, Investor & Freelance Cryptocurrency Consultant
Co-founder Coronet Blockchain
Co-founder Coronet Blockchain
Binance Angel & Co-founder Decrypt Edge Consultants
Director, Grassroots Economics
Digital Government Specialist, Ministry Of Communications and Information Technology- State Of Qatar
Founder & CEO, Artcryption
Hon. Mazamesso Assih
Minister of Financial Inclusion and the Informal Sector, Togo
Business Development, MEA, ACUANT.
CEO and Founder, AZA Finance
Head of Group Payments, Letshego
Blockchain Business Consultant
Hon. Mohamed Swaray
Minister of Information and Communications, Sierra Leone
Elisa Elisa Giudici
2022 Sponsors and Partners
• Flare Networks
• Fintech Finance
• GH Media