• 15 Mar
  • -
  • 16 Mar

Tuesday 5:00 AM to Wednesday 11:00 AM

World Retail Banking Summit 2022

Open Finance

Qorus is thrilled to announce the 8th edition of its flagship global physical event “World Retail Banking Summit” in Dubai, UAE on Tuesday 15th & Wednesday 16th March 2022 for community leaders in banking, insurance and FinTechs to discuss financial services post the new normal.

This event will provide an overview of major transformation initiatives, best practices among peers, and help envision the financial and insurance service of the future. During these two days, global and regional leaders will give in-depth presentations and renowned experts will showcase their best practices. The conference will highlight the most pressing challenges financial institutions are facing today:


   - Open Banking & embedded finance
   - Collaboration with FinTechs
   - Workforce Transformation & New Ways of Working
   - New era of Payments innovation and impact of digital currencies
   - Personalising the customer experience
   - Branch transformation and role of branch networks post-pandemic
   - Sustainability at the core of next-generation banking
   - SME Segment digitization & automation 
   - How insurance companies are evolving to capture digital customers

Join Qorus's first physical event in 2022 and post-pandemic and let's enjoy the physical touch while learning what the future has in store for financial service firsthand from industry leaders and disrupters.

Practical information


The World Retail Banking Summit will begin with a welcome coffee on Tuesday 15th March 2022 at 8.30 UAE and will end on Wednesday 16th March 2022 at 15.00 UAE


Dusit Thani Hotel
Sheikh Zayed Road
Trade Centre, DIFC
Dubai, UAE

Languages & timezones

All sessions will be held in English

Please note that all timings are listed in UAE time zone.

The registration fee covers participation in the World Retail Banking Summit, documents, lunches and coffee breaks.

Registration fees must be paid in full prior to the event. Efma reserves the right to refuse entry to any delegate who has not paid his or her invoice prior to the event. The event is reserved for top-level bankers and space is limited. Please note that the orgnaisers reserve the right to refuse some applicants.


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