• 16 Mar
  • -
  • 17 Mar

Tuesday 10:00 AM to Wednesday 3:00 PM

EfmaLIVE: MEA Summit

Open Finance
Join Efma's online series of 2 episodes on 16th & 17th March 2021 at 11.00 Dubaï time | 8.00 CET | 15.00 SGT
In this time of uncertainty, Efma has adjusted itself to better serve its members and community. We have transformed our flagship event held in Dubai every year in to an online series of 2 episodes.  
During these two days, global and regional leaders will give in-depth presentations and renowned experts will showcase the significance of data and how to avoid breach in order to serve your customer better, how the payment industry has transformed and how the use of cash is declining at the rapid pace and what that means for the financial industry. And how platformication is changing the game and open banking is becoming necessary for partnerships to flourish. SME is and has always been the game changer, they remain crucial for any economy, so how banks are adapting to their evolved needs. What initiatives successful players have taken in order to adjust in this new normal kind of scenario?
The event will be dedicated to addressing the most pressing issues the financial industry is facing today:
- How the crisis has changed banking from board level strategy to bottom-line focus on innovation 
- Handling data and workforce while making smart technology choices 
- A new generation of business models and payment offerings 
- Transforming business strategies to service SME customers to gain competitive advantage 
- Creating marketplaces by leveraging open banking and strategic partnerships 
- Banks + Fintechs: Keys to a successful collaboration
Join Efma's online series of 2 episodeson 16th & 17th March 2021 at 11.00 Dubaï time | 8.00 CET | 15.00 SGT


profile picture of Amit Kurseja Amit Kurseja Amazon Head of Online Merchants, Amazon Pay
profile picture of Raja Al Mazrouei Raja Al Mazrouei Fintech Hive Executive Vice President
profile picture of Jocelyne Chahwan Jocelyne Chahwan Blom Bank Deputy CEO - Head of Retail Banking
profile picture of Ramana Kumar Ramana Kumar Magnati Chief Executive Officer
profile picture of Philip King Philip King Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank Global Head of Retail Banking
profile picture of Dinesh Sharma Dinesh Sharma Citibank UAE Managing Director & CEO Consumer Bank - Middle East
profile picture of Subroto Som Subroto Som Mashreq Senior Executive Vice President, Group Head of Retail Banking
profile picture of Deepak Sharma Deepak Sharma Kotak Mahindra Bank President & CDO
profile picture of Frederic de Melker Frederic de Melker Rakbank Managing Director Personal Banking
profile picture of Syed Asif Shah Syed Asif Shah Central Depository Company of Pakistan (CDC) Chief Information Officer
profile picture of David Barton-Grimley David Barton-Grimley Capgemini Invent Director - Inventive Banking Lead
profile picture of Ramzi Saboury Ramzi Saboury Areeba Chief Commercial Officer
profile picture of Halil Ozcan Halil Ozcan TEB Türk Ekonomi Bankası CDO
profile picture of Adel Hameed Adel Hameed PayTabs SVP - Global Customer Success
profile picture of Fahim uz Zaman Fahim uz Zaman Qorus General Manager, Middle East and Africa
profile picture of Ahmed Issa Ahmed Issa Commercial International Bank Chief Executive Officer of Retail Banking and a Member of the Board’s Management Committee
profile picture of Amit Malhotra Amit Malhotra Commercial Bank of Dubai General Manager - Personal Banking Group
profile picture of Gürhan Çam Gürhan Çam DenizBank Founder CEO of Neohub, DenizBank's fintech subsidiary
profile picture of John Berry John Berry Qorus CEO
profile picture of Jenine Zachar Jenine Zachar Standard Bank Head Enterprise Segment



Join the Qorus

Today, Qorus is a catalyst for reinvention for our financial services members by helping them to go further, be faster and work together.