Seamless East Africa connect: Rwanda



The Seamless East Africa connect roadshow series will visit Rwanda, Tanzania and Ethiopia in the coming weeks to engage with the local financial services communities, offer a unique networking opportunity and share insights about what’s to come at Seamless East Africa hosted in Kenya this September.

The first edition of the connect series will take place in Kigali, Rwanda on the 19th June.

Registration is free of charge though spaces are limited so please register your interest here at

Date: 19th June 2018
Location: Kigali Marriott Hotel
Time: 3pm - 8pm



15.00 Registration

15.25 Welcome address by lead sponsor and co-host of Seamless East Africa connect: Rwanda

15.30 Panel discussion Topic : Driving collaboration between traditional players and fintechs

  • What are the keys to a successful bank-fintech partnership?
  • Building successful co-creation projects and transforming business to seamlessly adopt new fintech 
  • Breaking tradition: reinventing financial services with emerging technology 
  • Choosing the right partnerships 
  • Fostering fintech incubation

Confirmed panelists

  • Jean Claude Gaga, Chief Executive Officer, R-Switch
  • Eddy Kayihura, Chief Information Officer, Bank of Kigali
  • Shikama Dioscore, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, GO Limited
  • Shema Steve, Chief Executive Officer, Exuus

16.15 Audience Q&A

16.25 Top tech trends showcase

Get the inside track on the hottest top three technologies which are disrupting tomorrow’s BFSi industry. Topics to be announced

17.00 Sponsored Networking, drinks and canapes

20.00 Event close


Act now. Limited speaking and sponsorship packages are available, to find our more contact or call +971 4 440 2511.


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