Sudan’s First and Only Virtual Summit and Expo on Fintech, Sudan Fintech Summit, will take place from 18-19 August 2021.

Sudan Fintech Summit is the definitive meeting place facilitating multi-stakeholder dialogue with power packed networking opportunities among C-Level executives, leading Industry experts, decision makers, policy makers and government officials from across the value chain to foster collaboration, discuss current challenges, business opportunities, develop market strategies, share knowledge, and identify solutions aimed at shaping the future of fintech.

Banking on the future of fintech could prove to be a groundbreaking moment for Sudan as it builds bridges and rejoins the global financial system. The meteoric rise of fintech has transformed lives and economies, unleashing innovation and propelling an upsurge of financial inclusion.

In Sudan, the pandemic has prompted growth in digital retail banking solutions evidenced by a 64% increase in person-to-person mobile transfers and a 43% increase at the point of sale. The past year, electronic banking services moved over US$ 36 billion in electronic transactions, this including check clearing and person to person transfers.

At Sudan Fintech, meet the people who matter. Over 2 days, with over 500 industry experts, decision makers, technologists, entrepreneurs, investors, academics and more in attendance. The summit is the perfect platform to engage with the industry and make the virtual connections you need to drive business growth and stay ahead of the curve.


A New Way to Experience a Summit

A virtual event works very much the same as our in-person events, with many of the physical features transferring across to the digital experience. The event will enable you to view the presenters live or catchup through recordings and visit vendors booths and network with anyone on the platform.

All you need is a desktop, laptop, tablet, or phone, and you can digitally attend from the safety and comfort of your office or home. The Event will run for 48 Hours from 18 August 2021, 09:00hrs Central Africa Time or GMT +2 to ensure global attendance from all time zones.

The Summit will feature an expansive line-up of stellar speakers, case studies, panel discussions, engaging discussions, unique presentations providing access to a wealth of industry-leading knowledge, sharing best practices & experiences, spotlighting trends, information exchange, cutting-edge insights and outlooks with actionable takeaways.

The cutting-edge agenda at Sudan Fintech will explore trends driving innovation, optimization, and improvement across the industry from financial inclusion, digital transformation, retail banking, customer experience, Islamic banking, insuretech, blockchain, cyber security, regtech and more. Stay up to date with the latest topics shaping the fintech landscape.

The Event will also feature a comprehensive B2B Expo which will showcase an array of avantgarde solutions, specific transverse and latest technologies, cutting edge innovations, cost-effective products and services to meet the requirements.

Collaboration between banks and fintech startups will be instrumental in driving digitalization, there will be a special focus to promote startups at the Sudan Fintech Summit.

Unique Offerings

Product Showcase
Present new products and services in the Product Showcase. Similar to on-stand presentations, you can showcase your products and services.
Exhibitor Virtual Booth
Similar to a live event, you will have a presence at the summit.
Generate New Leads
The meetings function within the Event lets you to connect with the highest level of tech trade industry professionals with direct purchasing power.
Watch Live
Watch presentations, fireside chats and panel discussions from top industry thought-leaders all day, every day!

1-2-1 Meetings
Use our innovative virtual event to connect and share ideas. Schedule individual meetings and network with industry professionals.
Comment and question in real time. Spark conversations with your fellow attendees.
Webinars & Round Tables
Attend live sessions debates and forums from industry experts covering a range of key areas.
Missed a session? Catch-up in your own time through our on-demand service.

Keynote Speaker

H.E. Hashim Hasabelrasoul Hashim

Ministry of Telecommunications and Digital Transformation, Republic of the Sudan

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Magdi M. Amin

Senior Advisor
Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, Republic of the Sudan

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Amr Khalid

Consultant - Payment Manager
SFSP - Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, Republic of the Sudan

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Mohamed Hedi Mejai

Director of Investments
Islamic Development Bank (IsDB)

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Dr. Herco Steyn

Acting Head of Fintech
South African Reserve Bank

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Ahmed Monir

Head of Regulatory Sandbox
Central Bank of Egypt

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Sheila Warren

Deputy Head of the Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Head of Data Policy, Blockchain, and Digital Assets
World Economic Forum

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Camilo Tellez

Head - Digital Payments Innovation Hub
Better Than Cash Alliance

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Suleiman Barada

Senior Advisor & Head of UABdigital
Union of Arab Banks

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Dr. Noha Shaker

Founder & Secretary General
Egyptian FinTech Association
Vice President
Africa FinTech Network

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Nejoud Almulaik

Fintech Saudi

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Dr. Bhaskar Dasgupta

Associate Director, Market Development
Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM)

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Margarete Biallas

DFS Specialist
International Finance Corporation

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