3iAfrica Summit Overview
Ghana is set to host the groundbreaking 3iAfrica Summit, a transformative event dedicated to unleashing Africa's digital and financial potential. Scheduled from May 13 to May 15, 2024, in Accra, the summit is poised to attract over 2,000 industry leaders from more than 80 countries. This strategic gathering aims to ignite innovation and harness the profound impact of FinTechs in shaping digital financial economies across the continent.
Theme: Unleashing Africa’s FinTech and Digital Economic Potential
Under the theme "Unleashing Africa’s FinTech and Digital Economic Potential," the 3iAfrica Summit is a collaborative initiative by the Bank of Ghana (BOG), Development Bank Ghana (DBG), and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) through Elevandi. It aspires to serve as a pivotal platform showcasing Africa's digital prowess, stimulating local and international investments in the burgeoning FinTech sector.
Dynamic Agenda and Engaging Sessions
The summit promises a dynamic agenda, featuring plenary sessions, interactive workshops, and policy dialogues. Distinguished global and regional leaders will take part in discussions that can shape the future of Africa's digital economy. An innovation exhibition and a showcase of digital financial solutions will be the key highlights, providing a glimpse into the future of financial technology and fostering connections among enthusiasts and innovators.
Dr. Maxwell Opoku-Afari, First Deputy Governor of BOG, expressed anticipation for the 3iAfrica Summit, envisioning it as a beacon for financial technology and a turning point in Africa's digital revolution. The summit is expected to kickstart conversations and collaborations that will chart a new course for the continent’s economic landscape.
Mr. Sopnendu Mohanty, Chief FinTech Officer of MAS and Chairman of the Elevandi Board, emphasized that the event would be a crucial juncture for enhancing cooperation between Africa and Asia’s financial sectors. The 3iAfrica Summit symbolizes a bridge connecting the vibrant tech ecosystems of Africa and Asia, providing support for sustainable and revolutionary financial sector initiatives.
Networking and Collaborative Opportunities
For businesses, enthusiasts, and policymakers, the Summit presents an unparalleled opportunity to amplify their brand, engage with industry leaders, and forge lasting partnerships. Attendees will have access to a wealth of networking sessions designed to unlock new collaborative opportunities, making the 3iAfrica Summit a landmark event in the evolution of Africa's FinTech landscape.