Agenda

4TH ANNUAL FUTURE BANKS SUMMIT KSA 2023

09:00 - 09:50

REGISTRATION & WELCOME COFFEE

09:50 - 09:55

OPENING NOTE BY THE CHAIRPERSON

09:55 - 10:00

WELCOME NOTE BY PLATINUM PARTNER

10:00 - 10:20

VISION 2030 – EMERGENCE OF THE KINGDOM AS A GLOBAL FINANCIAL LEADER

  • With KSA being a global junction for businesses, how does the banking industry prove to be a strong pillar of economic growth?
  • Opportunities for Saudi Arabia to position itself as a global banking leader
  • How Saudi Arabia’s new Open Banking policy turbocharging digital innovations?

10:20 - 10:40

DATA & ANALYTICS PROVIDING A 360° OVERVIEW TO BANKS & CUSTOMERS

  • How does seamless analyzing, connecting & integration of data result in agile banking?
  • Creating a customer-centric approach with predictive data analytics
  • How does data analytics identify growth sources and creates more business opportunities?

10:40 - 11:20

PANEL DISCUSSION | DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION – THE FOUNDATIONAL PLATFORM FOR ACHIEVING BUSINESS AGILITY

  • The cultural shift from traditional ecosystem to the new digitized banking culture
  • Driving Banking innovation delivering excellent customer experience
  • Where do the tech trends lead the kingdom’s banking ecosystem

11:20 - 11:40

ENGAGEMENT BANKING – HOW TO MEET CUSTOMER EXPECTATIONS WITH ENGAGEMENT PLATFORMS?

  • Transforming the digital experience with customer-centric banking
  • Hyper-personalized customer journey mapping, assisting & analyzing the customer
  • Increasing brand loyalty & customer experience with gamification

11:40 - 12:00

EXPERIENTIAL BANKING IN METAVERSE – THE THIRD WORLD BANKING

  • Entering The Third World Through Extended Reality(XR)
  • Role Of CBDCs In Metaverse Banking
  • Investments & Innovations in Digital Currencies & Blockchain

12:00 - 12:30

NETWORKING & PRAYER BREAK

12:30 - 12:50

SMART DIGITAL BANKING WITH eKYC & DIGITAL AUTHENTICATION

  • How is eKYC the most critical factor for the entire customer onboarding journey?
  • Why does digital identity verification also become a risk assessment tool?
  • How does eKYC & Digital Customer onboarding a cost-effective measure for banks?

12:50 - 13:30

PANEL DISCUSSION | CEO’s PERSPECTIVE ON THE BUSINESS TRANSFORMATION WITH NEW-AGE ADOPTIONS IN BANKING

  • What’s next for the bank’s innovation strategies?
  • Latest innovations & the path towards the Vision 2030
  • What is the next step for Saudi banks to set global benchmarks?

13:30 - 13:50

BANKING, INFRASTRUCTURE, & PLATFORM AS A SERVICE – THE PILLARS OF A STRONG BANKING ECOSYSTEM

  • How are API-based banking platforms a necessity for the Banking Industry?
  • Improving performance, availability & resiliency with Infrastructure As A Service
  • How increasing agility & decreasing costs is eminent with PaaS?

13:50 - 14:10

LOW-CODE & NO-CODE REVOLUTION – THE ONE-STOP INNOVATION JUNCTION

  • Hyper personalized technology framework – Agility, Security & Excellence
  • Low-Code/No code Digital platforms – reducing costs, increasing revenue
  • The role of advanced infrastructure & digital transformation for digital banking

14:10 - 14:40

FUTURE BANKS AWARDS 2023

Nominate

14:40 - 14:45

CLOSING REMARKS BY THE CHAIRPERSON AND END OF DAY ONE

14:45 - 15:45

NETWORKING LUNCHEON

 

*This is a draft agenda. Timings are subject to change*

09:00 - 09:55

REGISTRATION & WELCOME COFFEE

09:55 - 10:00

OPENING NOTE BY THE CHAIRPERSON

10:00 - 10:20

INCLUSIVE BANKING THROUGH OPEN BANKING – BRINGING LEGACY BANKS AND FINTECHS TOGETHER

  • • How Open banking developments are shaping the future of BaaS, PaaS & SaaS
    • Is Cloud and SaaS adoption a key driver of success for the future of Inclusive Banking?
    • What lies ahead as Banks and FinTechs learn to coexist?

10:20 - 10:40

THE CLOUD IMPERATIVE – A KEY ENABLER FOR BANKS TO ACHIEVE BUSINESS AGILITY THROUGH CLOUD-POWERED DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

  • •  Creating a high-tech low-cost infrastructure
    •  Cloud computing – Enhancing speed, consistency & scalability of hybrid-clouds
    •  What is complete cloud transformation integration vs the managed services?

10:40 - 11:10

FIRESIDE CHAT | THE FUTURE OF NBFIs – REVOLUTIONISING THE MONEY MARKET IN KSA

  • • How is it shaping the future blueprint of the financial ecosystem in KSA?
    • How fintechs are empowering the NBFIs to lend, transact, & contribute to the kingdom’s growth?
    • What comes next for Gen Z? How are NBFIs creating a cultural shift from traditional to digital?

11:10 - 11:50

PANEL DISCUSSION | PAYMENTS TODAY & TOMORROW – THE FUTURE OF DIGITAL PAYMENTS

  • • Advanced core banking & omnichannel transformations enhance digital CX
    • How DevOps & API integrations provide a seamless domestic &  international payments solution?
    • Innovations in PoS – Building a bridge toward multisectoral growth culture

11:50 - 12:20

NETWORKING & PRAYER BREAK

12:20 - 12:40

RISK, AML & COMPLIANCE INNOVATIONS – THE ROLE OF TECH IN CREATING A RESILIENT BANKING ECOSYSTEM

  • • Minimize risk while delivering seamless customer service with tech based AML platforms
    • Monitoring & screening the customer lifecycle for a risk-free banking environment
    • Creating a training culture within financial institutions for a fraud resilient ecosystem

12:40 - 13:00

THE FUTURE OF KINGDOM’S WEALTH – THE TOP VIEW OF DIGITIZED WEALTH MANAGEMENT

  • • How fintechs are empowering wealth management & the financial ecosystem?
    • Why is enabling mass access to traditional markets & non-tradition market?
    • What are the wealth management tech trends by the banks for the customers?

13:00 - 13:40

PANEL DISCUSSION | PROVIDING A NEXT-GEN SEAMLESS BANKING CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

  • • Leveraging data & AI for creating an automated customer onboard process
    • Personalization & Conversational-AI for a happy customer journey
    • Creating a user-friendly platform with API integrations

13:40 - 14:00

LOANS, BANKS & TECHNOLOGY – THE NEW ERA OF PERSONALISED DIGITAL LENDING

  • • Does customization generate a higher return for an organization?
    • Moving from “brick-and-click” to becoming a digital institution
    • Automated lending, account opening, and collections for retail and corporate clients

14:00 - 14:40

PANEL DISCUSSION | ‘DIGITAL ONLY’ BANKS – THE RISE OF ‘INVISIBLE BANKS’ FOR GEN-Z  CUSTOMERS

  • • Is ‘Digital-Only Banking’ a game changer for the traditional banking Industry?
    • Super Apps paving the way for individualized experiences
    • How AI, Voice Interfaces, and other emerging technologies driving  innovation

14:40 - 14:45

CLOSING REMARKS BY THE CHAIRPERSON AND END OF THE SUMMIT PROGRAM

14:45 - 15:45

NETWORKING LUNCHEON

 

*This is a draft agenda. Timings are subject to change*