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Wednesday, March 11
 

09:15 GMT+04

Innovations in Financial Inclusion Panel
Panel on innovations in financial inclusion to include Coders Trust, $ERO, and Musoni Services.

Speakers
avatar for Javier Borkenztain

Javier Borkenztain

Founder & CEO, $ERO
Javier Borkenztain is one of the few experts in electronic money in Uruguay. He had a key role in the mobile payments industry while working at Micropagos, where he developed for the most important players in the Uruguayan financial industry, like Visa Facilcel, Visa Mobile Payment... Read More →
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Ferdinand Kjaerulff

CEO, CodersTrust
A visionary and business oriented entrepreneur, with a fine taste for success of start-ups and global projects, I am an enthusiastic leader, helping people to grow and invest in their development. Some of the key projects I have co-founded or managed before led my career to the... Read More →


Wednesday March 11, 2015 09:15 - 10:45 GMT+04
Al Masa A
 
Thursday, March 12
 

09:45 GMT+04

Nurturing Growth: Technology Enablement for Rural and Agricultural Finance
Joining us on this panel and interactive discussion will be several individuals from our community with extensive experience supporting and or delivering rural and agricultural financial services. They'll explore the large opportunity there is to serve the smallholder farmer market, challenges that must be overcome in serving this segment, the products and services that need to be supported, and the innovation we can build in or on top of the platform to enable more effective rural and agricultural finance.

Speakers
avatar for Opio Obwangamoi David

Opio Obwangamoi David

Founder/CEO, ENSIBUUKO
Leveraging on ICT/Mobile innovations to make financial services easily accessible to unbanked rural farmers in Uganda and Africa. I am so passionate about creating positive impact and uplifting the lives of people. Quote " Access to finance is a human right, in Africa especially... Read More →
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Ibrahim sifuna

Program Manager, Nuru International, Kenya
Iam Mr. Ibrahim Sifuna and a Kenyan aged 41 years. Iam a degree holder in business Administration with work experience in Micro-finance for now over 14 years. Iam humble, team player, hard working and eager to learn new things in my career ambitions that focus on supporting the... Read More →


Thursday March 12, 2015 09:45 - 11:00 GMT+04
Al Masa B

09:45 GMT+04

Social Performance Management Panel: Measuring Meaningful Outcomes
Social performance management and measuring the true impact of financial inclusion is a top priority of the Mifos Initiative and the entire sector in general. With our Microcredit Summit Campaign commitments around the PPI and our long-term vision for the Client Impact Portal, social performance management is critical. We'll welcome to the panel, several of the most socially-motivated financial institutions in our community and discuss their effort to truly measure a double bottom line:
- Suresh Krishna of Grameen Koota
- Prabhakar Rawat of AT-Grassroots & SARAL
- Niranjan Sheelvant of Nirantara

Speakers
avatar for Niranjan Sheelavant

Niranjan Sheelavant

If you are looking to money to make you powerful / younger / sexier / more vital / more interesting / better looking / whatever, you're going to be disappointed. Sorry, but money doesn't do any of that. Got downloaded on 15th August 1977 > Always wanted to be an entrepreneur >... Read More →


Thursday March 12, 2015 09:45 - 11:00 GMT+04
Al Masa A

11:15 GMT+04

Financial Inclusion in the Americas & Asias
Just as we're breaking out to explore and respond to the latest financial inclusion trends in our other regions, we're doing the same in this session but will have a wider discussion and cover the Americas & the Caribbean as well as the Asias - Central, East, South, South East, and the Pacific Islands. If you're a partner or user from one of these countries, please attend this session so we can have a fruitful discussion.

Speakers
avatar for Javier Borkenztain

Javier Borkenztain

Founder & CEO, $ERO
Javier Borkenztain is one of the few experts in electronic money in Uruguay. He had a key role in the mobile payments industry while working at Micropagos, where he developed for the most important players in the Uruguayan financial industry, like Visa Facilcel, Visa Mobile Payment... Read More →


Thursday March 12, 2015 11:15 - 12:30 GMT+04
Rooftop

11:15 GMT+04

Financial Inclusion in West Africa, Southern Africa, and MENA
Panelists made up of partners and financial institutions from Central, West, Southern Africa, and the MENA region will come together to lead an interactive discussion to discuss the challenges and trends that are shaping their respective regions and help identify and build the roadmap for how our commuinity and platform can respond to these needs.


Thursday March 12, 2015 11:15 - 12:30 GMT+04
Al Masa A

11:15 GMT+04

Financial Inclusion Trends in East Africa
East Africa continues to be a leader in mobile financial services - in this regional breakout session, our panel of leading partners and financial institutions from the region will facilitate an interactive discussion to help identify the latest trends in the sector, the impact they will have, and what we as a community must do to better adapt to these trends through the Mifos X platform.


Thursday March 12, 2015 11:15 - 12:30 GMT+04
Al Masa B

11:15 GMT+04

New Era of Financial Inclusion in India
India seeks to usher in a new era of financial inclusion with its recent Jan Dhan Yojana initiative and regulations creating two new categories of financial institutions - small finance banks and payment banks. With these sweepng changes, India is making one of the most dramatics moves to ensure financial access for all. We'll have executives from leading financial institutions across India discuss this new initiative, what implications these new guidelines will have for the sector, how their respetive organizations are responding, what impact this will actually have, and how we as a community and platform can be a part of this gold rush of financial services in India.

Speakers
avatar for Niranjan Sheelavant

Niranjan Sheelavant

If you are looking to money to make you powerful / younger / sexier / more vital / more interesting / better looking / whatever, you're going to be disappointed. Sorry, but money doesn't do any of that. Got downloaded on 15th August 1977 > Always wanted to be an entrepreneur >... Read More →


Thursday March 12, 2015 11:15 - 12:30 GMT+04
Al Masa C