The Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) and the Union of Arab Banks (UAB) scheduled the Future Finance Forum on Wednesday 10th May 2023 under the Theme “Leveraging Innovative Technologies for Financial Inclusion and Sustainability”, which will take place in conjunction with the activities of the 12th edition of Annual Investment Meeting (AIM Global 2023) scheduled from 8 – 10 May 2023 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC).
This forum represents an ideal platform to discuss the future of banking and financing mechanisms in the Arab region, and the transformations imposed by technology, in addition to providing the incentives and foundations to reactivate sustainable development and the economy in the emerging markets.
The Annual Investment Meeting and the Union of Arab Banks have proven their presence based on the regional and international arenas by realizing great achievements that contribute to supporting emerging economies, prospects for banking work, and financing and investment mechanisms. This is what the joint cooperation focuses on for this year, where the Forum’s third day with the Union of Arab Banks will highlight the latest investment and banking trends and opportunities, and benefit from technology in developing the performance of the Arab and international banking sector.
The Future Finance Forum will bring together experts and practitioners to explore the role of cutting-edge technologies, such as blockchain, AI, Web3, and digital currencies, in promoting financial access, stability, and sustainability. Through a series of keynote speeches, panel discussions, and interactive workshops, attendees will gain a comprehensive understanding of the challenges and opportunities of implementing these technologies in the finance sector and collaborate on concrete solutions for a more inclusive and sustainable future.
The Future Finance Forum will provide a platform for stakeholders from government, industry, civil society, and academia to engage in a comprehensive examination of the trends and challenges shaping the future of finance. The theme of the Forum, “Leveraging Innovative Technologies for Financial Inclusion and Sustainability,” reflects the recognition of the critical role that financial innovation plays in promoting inclusive and sustainable development.
The Forum will explore how emerging technologies, such as blockchain, AI, and digital currencies, can be leveraged to extend financial services to the unbanked, increase financial stability and promote sustainable finance practices. It will also address key policy and regulatory considerations that need to be addressed in order to realize the full potential of these innovations.
The Future Finance Forum in Arab Countries will feature keynote speeches from leading experts, panel discussions with top practitioners, and interactive workshops aimed at generating practical solutions to the challenges facing the financial sector in the region. It will also provide opportunities for attendees to network, engage and collaborate with other stakeholders in the finance sector.
This Forum will be an important platform for sharing insights and best practices, promoting dialogue and collaboration, and catalyzing action toward a more sustainable and inclusive financial future in the Arab world.