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Buhari, Emefiele To Attend CIBN Banking Conference

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Posted: Sep 2, 2016 at 2:51 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), has concluded arrangements to hold the 10th Banking and Finance Conference from September 6 – 8, 2016, at the Congress Hall, Transcorp Hilton Hotel Abuja.

The conference has become the flagship event of the Institute, hosted annually to provide a platform for all stakeholders: policy makers, regulators, operators and clients in the financial services industry to share experiences and exchange ideas on contemporary issues affecting the sector and the economy as a whole.

The conference with the theme “Innovation in the Financial Services Industry: Driving Nigeria’s New Economy” is deliberately designed to further support the financial industry with new and current initiatives and strategies.

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to be the guest of honour at the conference, while Mr. Godwin Emefiele, HCIB, Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria will deliver the keynote address.

Participants who are expected from all the sectors of the economy will have the opportunity to deliberate on the key sub-themes of the conference such as: Top Ten Imports and Innovative Strategies for Substitution, Innovative Financing Structures for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Payments System and Financial Inclusion as well as  Electronic Commerce: Role in Disrupting Modern Trade & Channels.

The President/Chairman of Council, Professor Segun Ajibola, Ph.D, FCIB will be the Chief Host at the event.