Financial Inclusion Summit Asia 2017 - Day Two


Morning networking breakfast

Financial empowerment for women in Asia

Bhavani Prathap Kasina

Case study: Narrowing the financial inclusion gap in Latin America

  • What are the potential and challenges of digital finance in Latin America

  • Key areas for regulation of digital financial services

  • Implications for supervisors and the results garnered from the field
Jeannie Javelosa

Promising directions for women’s empowerment through financial inclusion

  • What are the social and intra-household barriers to financial empowerment faced by women

  • How can innovations in business and delivery channels overcome these barriers

  • What is the wider impact of financial inclusion on women’s economic empowerment outcomes


John Norden

Kvindeoekonomien: A movement from Denmark for women’s financial empowerment

  • How to involve and empower Danish women to be more interested in their own economics using financial homeparties
  • Focusing on women getting a bank account and a insight on their own economic status
  • Three focus areas: Education, pension and Investment in a better life



Morning break

Measuring success and performance for financial inclusion

Leo Shimada

Growth drivers for P2P lending and equity crowdfunding

  • Latest Fintech trends driving Financial Inclusion

  • Leveraging robust and scalable P2P technology aligned with established business models

  • Aligning back-end systems to support financial inclusion focused digital services

Atyab Tahir

Remittances as a catalyst for financial inclusion

Neel Shah

Leveraging customer engagement to enhance product performance for FIs in a digital world

  • Challenges of customer engagement in a digital world

  • Matrix defining the success of banking products

  • Interlinkages between customer engagement and product design

Lunch break & networking

Ecosystem approaches to financial inclusion

Sreeram Iyer

From the front: a guide to effective leadership of financial inclusion initiatives

  • Fostering stronger private sector engagement and leadership for inclusion

  • Local resource mobilization and responsible sustainable market development

  • Sharing experiences: creating best practice leadership training for senior finance executives

Subramanian Venkataraman

Data governance and data policies for financial inclusion

  • Regulating for big data: quality, accessibility, and security challenge

  • Accelerating the integration of financial inclusive services into the broader financial sector

  • Why regulatory compliance requires more than just technology

John Samuel

Engaging the entire financial services ecosystem in financial inclusion

  • Beyond G2P: unlocking the development impact of government-to-person payments
  • Accelerating the integration of financial inclusive services into the broader financial sector
  • Connecting the social value chain through a digital payments platform
Bernadette Ramos

Incentivising innovation: the role of government in fostering financial inclusion business models

  • Ensuring interoperability and competition among providers and access capability among citizens

  • Developing multilateral relations with banks and agencies for expertise sharing

  • Promoting digital financial literacy for consumers and small businesses to increase confidence,competence and adoption.


Afternoon refreshments & networking

Financial inclusion in the age of fintech

Shruti Mishra

Accelerating financial inclusion in the digital era

  • Solving financial inclusion
  • New technologies for greater efficiency
  • Creating sustainable new business models
  • What is your (digital) strategy?
Panel discussion
Adrian A Gunadi

From P2P to blockchain: which fintech trends will have the greatest impact on financial inclusion efforts?

  • Which fintech trends will have the greatest impact on financial inclusion efforts

  • The potential impact of fintech on long term financial stability and prosperity

  • Adapting with the shift towards government enabled collaborations to drive innovation in financial inclusion
Juanita Woodward

Chair’s closing remarks

End of conference day 2 & post conference networking

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