Central bank governors, industry leaders and heads of financial and technological institutions from around the world will meet in Dubai next week to discuss the future of finance at a conference hosted by the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates.
The two-day event – Future of Finance – will discuss Expo 2020 themes “Connecting Minds and Creating the Future” and explore key topics shaping the future of finance globally, said Tuesday the CBUAE.
“Today’s world requires an integrated effort across different sectors, and it is only by combining our knowledge and expertise that we can aim to strengthen the global financial sector,” said Khaled Balama, Governor of the CBUAE.
By bringing together experts from around the world to discuss the opportunities and challenges we collectively face, this is the way forward, because “by connecting minds we can create a better future,” he added.
The conference, which will be held on October 13-14 under the high patronage of Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Presidential Affairs and President of the CBUAE, will be attended by Sheikha Shamma Al Nahyan, CEO of Alliances for Global Sustainability. .
Majed Sultan Al Mesmar, Director General of the Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority and Mohamed Al Kuwaiti, Cybersecurity Officer for the Government of the United Arab Emirates are among the government officials attending the conference to be held at the Dubai Exhibition Center at Expo 2020 Dubai.
Speakers at the event include Rola Abu Manneh, Managing Director of Standard Chartered UAE, Andreas Dombret, former Board Member of the Dutsche Bundesbank and Chairman of Houlihan Lokey, Denis Beau, Deputy Governor of Banque De France, Vachira Arromdee, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Thailand and Luiz da Silva, Deputy Managing Director of the Bank for International Settlements in Switzerland.
Updated: October 5, 2021, 2:22 PM