Finastra Universe Dubai 2019Finastra Universe Dubai 2019

Finastra Universe Dubai

13 - 14 November 2019

 

About the Event

Now in its fifth year, Finastra Universe is a paramount event for the Middle East’s financial services market. This two-day event draws together global and regional experts. The day will explore the growing impact of technology on the banking sector and address the challenges facing banks as they accelerate their transformation into strategically focused, technologically adept and operationally agile organizations.

More than 300 senior executive attendees are expected to join us this year, from across the Middle East, Africa, South Asia and Europe. Our purpose is to provide insight on the developing future of financial services and how open platforms, cloud adoption, artificial intelligence, payments and other technologies are revolutionizing the banking landscape. We will support banks to address and overcome challenges caused by a dynamic market with more agility, innovation, integration and security.

Highlights from Finastra Universe Dubai 2018

Why should you attend Finastra Universe?

  • To further develop your digital transformation and competitive strategy that drives a business model that gives your customers a greater value
  • Immerse yourself in the innovations of tomorrow from a selection of 12 Open Forum sessions
  • Actively engage with other industry leaders in a Design Thinking session to identify how your customers are leveraging emerging technologies and how your bank in the future will support their vision
  • Network and build relationships with the region’s technological pioneers and industry leaders

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Agenda

Dedicated Open Forum Sessions

  • Design thinking sessions
  • Cloud Adoption and Future of AI
  • Transformation in Payments
  • Connected Corporate Banking
  • Open Platform 101 + Fintech Q&A
  • Major trends in banking treasury
  • Essential treasury in a box
  • Strategic Working Capital Finance
  • Cross Border Cash Management
  • Supporting our client’s successful projects through Fusion Azure
  • Digital to the core in retail banking (Islamic Banking)
  • Introduction to Finastra’s Developer Portal and API Catalog

 

Meet subject matter experts

  • One-on-one expert meetings
  • Roundtable discussions
  • Over 5 hours of networking
  • Pre-event reception and award ceremony

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At-a-Glance: Wednesday 13th November 2019

12:00 Partner Day
19:00 Partner Day Cocktail Reception

At-a-Glance: Thursday, 14th November 2019

9:00-9:30 Registration and Networking
 PLENARY
9:30-9.40 Welcome
9:40-9:50 Welcome to the 5th Finastra Universe
Wissam Khoury, SVP and General Manager for MEA and APAC, Finastra
9:50-10.15 The Future of Finance is Open
Eric Duffaut, President, Finastra
10:15-10:30 Platformification: Taking your bank to the next level - Finastra's Customers
10:30-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-11:25 The Bank of the Future
11:25-11:50 The Power of Open – FusionFabric.Cloud
Eli Rosner, Chief Technology Officer, Finastra
11:50-12:10 Innovate @ Speed - the next steps
Wissam Khoury, SVP and General Manager for MEA and APAC, Finastra
12:10-13:30 Lunch

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OPEN FORUM SESSIONS
STREAMSABCD
13:30-14:00 Design thinking Session 1: How customers are leveraging emerging technologies and how banks in the future need to support their visionBuilding the corporate bank of the future - Which priorities are changing and how is that impacting the future roadmaps for banks?The evolving financial markets regulatory framework - How should the regional banks equip themselves for the adoption?Innovation without limits: Looking ahead to the key industry disruptors that will shape your customers' experience
14:00-14:30 The Corporate Treasurer's point of view and the realities of strategic Working Capital FinanceTrends driving the Treasury market evolution in the GCC and emerging marketsCloud computing and Artificial Intelligence: The adoption journey of Banks in the GCC and emerging markets
14.30:15:00 Coffee Break 
15.00-15.30 Design thinking Session 2: How customers are leveraging emerging technologies and how banks in the future need to support their visionCash and Liquidity: The Mercury is RisingPathways to Treasury Innovation: A look at the role of new technologies, collaboration and open ecosystems in fostering treasury innovationFrom Idea to Monetization with FusionFabric.cloud
- Learn how a platform based approach can accelerate innovation
- Platform components and developer portal overview
- Open APIs in action: building an application in minutes
15:30-16:00 Disruption: The constant transformation in payments. How will you react?Supporting Client Success Through the Finastra Ecosystem is the new name for AssureHarnessing the power of FusionFabric.cloud:The open banking platform.
 Plenary Close 
16.00-16.35 Wrap up / Conclusions from design thinking
Top three themes from day
Finastra pre-prepared questions
Customer on stage from Design thinking session
 
Networking Cocktail

Sponsors

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Link with over 300 Senior Decision Makers

Finastra welcomes its strategic partners to benefit from this high-profile platform by unveiling your solutions and expertise.

Here’s your opportunity to showcase your solutions to decision makers from across the region’s banking fraternity, joining our global sales force to accelerate existing opportunities and close potential deals. Finastra Universe promises to deliver real business value through sponsorship with measurable ROI.

Here’s how we can help you as our strategic partner:

  • Align your brand with ours by highlighting your expertise through tailored, thought-leadership experiences
  • Secure face-to-face time with new and existing prospects through branded event presence and extensive networking
  • Network and develop new business with hard-to-reach decision makers and business leaders from the international banking sector
  • Promote your participation across high-level media channels across the world

For more information on how to increase your regional penetration please contact finudubai@finastra.com

Event Location

Sofitel, The Palm in Palm Jumeirah, DubaiSofitel, The Palm in Palm Jumeirah, Dubai

Sofitel, The Palm

Palm Jumeirah, Dubai,
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