Free

Africa Fintech Summit in Abidjan

Actions and Detail Panel

Free

Event Information

Share this event

Date and time

Location

Location

Royal Work Club

Avenue Chardy

Immeuble Arc-En-Ciel, Plateau

Abidjan, District Autonome d'Abidjan

Côte d'Ivoire

View Map

Event description
The Africa Fintech Summit is an event which brings together industry heavyweights, governments, investors and start-ups under one roof.

About this event

The Africa Fintech Summit is an event which brings together industry heavyweights, governments, investors and start-ups under one roof.

According to Disrupt Africa’s Africa Tech Start-ups Funding Report 2020; new records were set in 2020, as 397 start-ups raised an impressive US$701,460,565 in total funding. Out of the 397 start-ups who raised capital, only 6 start-ups where from Cote d’Ivoire raising a total of US$ 3 935 000.00 in capital (0.56% of total raised on the continent).

The Fintech sector has grown rapidly in a space of a short time. The continent is creating unicorns which attracts global flow of well needed investments.

The Africa Fintech Summit, for the first time under one roof, is bringing together local and global market makers and movers to discuss the opportunities in Côte d’Ivoire and Africa.

Objectives

The main objective of the Africa Fintech Summit is, as a catalyst, to raise the profile of local businesses, financial institutions, telecoms and start-ups and to facilitate the global flow of investment to Côte d’Ivoire and the continent at large.

Theme/Topics

  • Financial Inclusion
  • Microfinance
  • Telecom and E-Money
  • Open Banking
  • CeFI (Centralised Finance) and DeFi (Decentralised Finance) and Blockchain
  • Mutual Finance and Fintech
  • Networking and Dinner

Panels

There will be a panel where attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions to the panel.

Panel A: Building a Thriving FinTech Ecosystem

Panel B: Financial Inclusion and the Role of FinTech

Panel C: Raising Capital for Startups

Host

Armel Nene

Guest Speakers & Keynotes & Panelists

- Elvis Darku - CEO and Founder InvestWise Africa

- Idriss Monthe - CEO Founder CinetPay

- Anthony Assassa - Investment Advisor

- Adebayo Data - CEO Founder RateMyPocket

- Dr. Kouame Oussou - University Professor

- Drissa Djiri - Fintech Consultant

- Armel Nene - Founder Afriq Money and Kiktronik Limited

Afterwork Networking

18h to 20h - Movenpick Hotels and Resorts

Avenue Terrasson De Fougeres Angle, Rue Gourgas, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

Who should attend

  • Fintech start-ups
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Investors: venture capitalist – angel investors
  • Financial institution
  • Technology developers
  • Government

About the organisers

The event is organised by Kiktronik Limited, a technology company based in London and the EU. Kiktronik organises start-ups and fintech events in the UK. The company invests in start-ups and technology. It has multiple Facebook and LinkedIn groups with an average of fifteen thousand members. Kiktronik will open a start-up incubator in Abidjan in late 2021.


		Africa Fintech Summit in Abidjan image

		Africa Fintech Summit in Abidjan image

		Africa Fintech Summit in Abidjan image

		Africa Fintech Summit in Abidjan image

		Africa Fintech Summit in Abidjan image

		Africa Fintech Summit in Abidjan image

		Africa Fintech Summit in Abidjan image

		Africa Fintech Summit in Abidjan image
Share with friends

Date and time

Location

Royal Work Club

Avenue Chardy

Immeuble Arc-En-Ciel, Plateau

Abidjan, District Autonome d'Abidjan

Côte d'Ivoire

View Map

Organiser Kiktronik Technology Centre

Organiser of Africa Fintech Summit in Abidjan

Kiktronik Limited is an IT consultancy and software development firm based in London. Our consultants are industry pioneers who worked across multiple verticals to harness unparalleled skills and knowledge. As part of consultancy services, we have trained employees of fortune 500 companies. Not only we know how to get the best out of learning but all our courses are based on what employers want.

Why study with us?
  • Industry experts with over 15 years’ experience
  • Learn with real world scenarios
  • Work on real projects while learning
  • Tutor led lessons (no pre-recorded videos)
  • Classroom participation
  • Learn from your own comfort
  • CV surgery
  • LinkedIn support
  • Interview preparation
  • On-going mentoring
  • All our courses lead to industry recognized certification which will give credibility to what you have learned

Save This Event

Event Saved