AITEC Banking & Mobile Money West Africa 2012
28-29 May 2012
THEME: Showcasing a region of financial innovation and integration
Presentation proposals are invited, covering the full spectrum of management strategies and systems for the financial services sector, including the following topics:
1. Spotlight on Innovation
Innovation is a major focus of the conference. What are all the successful local innovations that have evolved in West Africa? The event will showcase all leading payment innovations emerging in the region.
2. Branchless Banking
Case studies on successful branchless banking implementations and the management systems and technologies to support them.
3. Cloud Computing
Practical implementation of cloud strategies and systems for the full spectrum of regional, commercial, microfinance and community banks.
4. Mobile Money Systems
Latest developments in mobile banking services and bank/MNO hybrid services.
5. Data Security, Risk Management & Compliance
The full range of best practice in risk management strategies and systems.
6. Social Media for Financial Services
How to develop social media marketing and customer service strategies, preferably with case studies based on actual implementations.
7. eCommerce/Web-based Commerce
Progress across the region with ecommerce services.
8. Agent Banking & the Changing Banking Landscape
Regulation vs competition in this increasingly crowded agent banking space.
9. Interoperability and Infrastructure Sharing
Regulators, system providers and practitioners are asked to share the best practice frameworks they advocate.
10. Credit Scoring Technology
Latest innovation in this increasingly important area of management and the back-end technology to support it..
11. Card Technologies and Systems
Latest developments in acquiring, issuing, fraud protection, POS systems, and service enhancement.
12. ATM Fraud
Fraud threats and prevention strategies.
13. Regional Integration
Central banks need to be invited to provide briefings on regional financial integration developments. All the complexities of regional banking and cross-border payments.
14. Regulation & Competition
A panel to look at the role of regulation in creating a level playing field in an ecosphere that includes banks, MFIs, and other deposit-taking agencies and mobile operators.
15. Financial Services for Agriculture
Innovations and systems to serve the growth of the agricultural sector.
16. Cash Transfers & Social Payments
Comparing case studies in this increasingly important field of application for payment technologies.
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