Finance & Capital Market

Oman summit to discuss future of banking

With a wave of fintech solutions challenging the legacy systems all over, the need to incorporate technology as an enabler to help enhance the customer experience, business profitability and the product portfolio in a secured environment, is a top priority for banks. 
 
This will be the focus of the New Age Banking Summit 2020 to be held on October 6 at Hotel Sheraton, Muscat.
 
The summit will showcase the evolving financial eco-system in this digital age and how the banks can be future ready by adopting digital strategies, innovating in products and services offered and reaching customers on digital channels while proactively combating cyber risks. The summit will also focus on how new business models will make the banks relevant for next generation customers through adoption of new technology and what measures has to be taken today.
 
The fifth edition of annual event will have Tahir bin Salim bin Abdullah Al Amri, Executive President, Central Bank of Oman as the chief guest and keynote speaker. The event is supported by Oman Banks Association. Oman Data Park is the Cloud Service Partner. PayMate is the Support Partner. Ubhar Capital is the Knowledge Partner. 
 
The one-day event will include presentations and discussions involving a cross-section of the industry experts from Oman, rest of the GCC and international market. Some of the subjects that will be covered include digital transformation, artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, fintech, cyber security, Banking as a Platform, digital payment, mobile banking, enterprise data architecture and digital customer experience. 
 
The Oman Banking & Finance Awards will be co-located with the summit. The awards will felicitate the key industry leaders, organizations and products/solutions that are at the forefront of new age banking in the sultanate.    
 
The attendance of the event in person is by invitation only. Interested people can register to attend the event on Zoom at: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_dBdvVYsZTv6HhJuIHfhHtQ
-TradeArabia News Service