ABFC 2016 Financial Inclusion
Agenda and Program

The objective of this ABFC 2016 event is to sharpen the focus of thinking on how financial institutions can grow by promoting financial inclusion as a core part of their business strategies.

The 2016 ABFC conference will include a broad range of discussions and debates by top speakers from across Africa bringing theoretical and practical experiences on how various sectors can work together to promote financial inclusion.


Program at ABFC 2016



Day 1: 31 May 2016



Pre Event Work Shop-Hosted by CapitalPlus Exchange Corporation USA
A highly interactive and participatory 5 hour training intended for executives, managers, and HR executives


Day 2: 1st June 2016 Topics



- Creating an Enabling Environment For Financial Access
- Technological Innovation for Financial Inclusion
- Regulatory Efforts and Supervisory Challenges, Priorities & Strategies
- Insurance And Financial Inclusion
- Supporting Access to Finance with a focus MSMEs
- DFI and Financial Inclusion


Day 3 - 2nd June 2016 Topics



- Women and Youth In Financial Inclusion- Tapping into this Market Segment
- Banking- Making Financial Inclusion a central pillar of the overall policy- The Role Of Islamic Banking And Finance In Financial Inclusion.
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Strategic Sponsors




EAOGS 2018

Global Event Partners of the UK, the organizers of East Africa Oil and Gas Summit (EAOGS) in partnership with East African Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (EACCIA) are inviting delegates, speakers, sponsors, media groups, corporates, investors, government officials and other professionals to a summit and exhibition where, in 2018 this prestigious, government-led summit and exhibition will once again provide a platform for East African ministries and the national oil companies to engage with international and local investors to examine the hugely significant opportunities across the East Africa region. To join the event, download the Delegation Booking Form here, Exhibition Space Booking Form here, and the
Floor Plan here.

East Africa Trade Week 2018

In hosting the East Africa Trade Week 2018, our primary objective is to promote economic growth in the region and the continent, at large, through the network of Chambers of Commerce and business associations and to advance the East African Community (EAC) regional integration as well as Africa-wide development agenda, as championed by the African Union Commission (AUC), notably, the Boosting of Intra-African Trade (BIAT) to accelerate and deepen the con t's market integration by ensuring that we realize the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) agenda. The continental chambers of commerce and industry, through the Pan African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PACCI) are some of the key drivers of CFTA. The objective of the EATW 2018 is to promote investment and trade through partnerships and joint ventures in key sectors such as agriculture and agro-allied ventures, financial services, small and medium enterprises, textiles and infrastructure. It will institutionalize strategic economic partnership between the East African Community member States, rest of Africa and Globe. It is seen as the beginning of a long-term strategic partnership between the rest of the Continent and East Africa with the rest of the globe for mutual benefits.  The target countries are Burundi, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, Tanzania and Uganda, in the Eastern Africa region. The EATW will also feature some national and regional project portfolios with regional investment and export trade opportunities that require international financing and partnerships. Venue: Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC), Nairobi. DATE: 3rd – 6th April, 2018. More information about this event will be posted soon.