UMS Conferences Launches the Nigeria Edition of the New Age Banking Summit

UMS Conferences is set to launch the Nigeria edition of the highly acclaimed New Age Banking Summit. The event is scheduled for 26 to 27 September, 2017 in Lagos Nigeria, and will bring together leading industry experts, regulators and thought leaders to provide exclusive insights into the trends and technologies shaping the future of banking in Nigeria. It will serve as a knowledge-sharing platform that will help banks discover the latest tech solutions and keep up with fintech trends.

The current digital banking landscape in Nigeria is expected to transform the country into Africa’s fintech hub. The Nigerian government has initiated the cashless Nigeria policy, which promotes innovative payments and banking systems, driving change in consumer patterns, boosting mobile and internet adoption, and increasing e-commerce and smartphone penetration. The New Age Banking Summit, Nigeria seeks to explore the demographic, regulatory and functional factors governing the modern age of banking, and will highlight the key issues faced by Nigerian banks in their quest to adapt to the digital era. It will focus on emerging channels such as blockchain, next-generation payments, social banking and biometrics.

The New Age Banking Summit, Nigeria will feature a speaker line-up of industry experts such as Dr. Omobola Johnson, Former Minister of Communication Technology, Nigeria; Lanre Bamisebi, CIO & Group Head: IT, Diamond Bank; Bharat Soni, Chief Information Security Officer, Guaranty Trust Bank and Usman Abdulqadir, Executive Director–Chief Risk and Finance Officer, SunTrust Bank. It will include real-time case studies, a regulatory panel, break-out sessions, star keynotes and a fintech panel. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with key decision makers who can guide them on how to build a stronger technology infrastructure for their bank.

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