Mastercard Payments Forum - GSMA Mobile 360 Series

Mastercard Payments Forum

Workshops

Fecha y Hora

Thursday, 18 Jul

14:30 - 17:00

Descripción

Description:

Mastercard and its partners in Africa share the vision of a future where more Africans are connected, included and empowered. To bring this vision to life requires new thinking, new partnerships and new technologies. The Mastercard Payments Forum aims to shed some light on how Mastercard and its partners are working together to tackle the biggest issues in digital, financial inclusions and financial and payments services.

 

Agenda:

14:30– 14:35

Ngozi Megwa, Senior Vice President, Digital Partnerships for Middle East and Africa, Mastercard

Opening and Introduction of the Forum

14:35 – 15:00

Raghav Prasad, Division President Sub-Saharan Africa, Mastercard

 &

Ruan Swanepoel, Head of Mobile Money, GSMA

Fireside chat

“Creating a home-grown digital ecosystem for Africa”

15:00 – 15:20

Kalvin Bahia, Principal Economist, GSMA

Presentation

“Uncovering the African Consumer’s payment needs”

15:20 – 15:35

Kirsten Wortmann and Muhammad Nana, Digital Partnerships Leads, Mastercard

Presentations & videos “Mastercard solving the payment needs of the African Consumer:  Youth, E-Commerce & Remittances”

15:35 – 15:50

Yvonne Njeri, Mastercard Labs

Presentations & videos “Mastercard Labs solving the payment needs of the African Consumer:  SME & Farmer”

15:50 – 16:30

Moderator:  Anant Nautiyal – Mobile Money Senior Manager Inclusive Fintech

Participants:

Gaurang Shah, Senior Vice President, Digital Payments & Labs for Middle East and Africa, Mastercard

Rushika Pattni, Head Business Development, Selcom Paytech PLC

Eunice Maina, CEO, Bismart Insurance Kenya

Panel Discussion

“Building locally and scaling through the power of partnership”

16:30 – 16:45

Ngozi Megwa, Senior Vice President, Digital Partnerships for Middle East and Africa, Mastercard

Closing Remarks

Invitation to Rooftop networking drinks

17:00 – 18:30

Networking Drinks at the Rooftop