28 January, 2019 - 29 January, 2019
Cairo - Egypt
As the Central Banks in North Africa and in particular Egypt embark on a journey of financial inclusion, technology transformation is the key to drive to a cashless economy.
The emergence of innovative and agile digital technologies presents the perfect opportunity to help leapfrog the unbanked and underbanked North Africa populations into financial inclusion.
From mobile banking to e-wallets and even blockchain adoption, the technological approach is finally allowing North Africa an alternative to the current cash-dominated financial system.
In light of this, we are hosting the Banking Technology North Africa (28-29 January 2019, Cairo) to demonstrates innovative and cost-effective digital banking services that will not only help retain increasingly demanding consumers but more importantly, expand access to those currently unbanked.
ART & CULTURE
Digital Marrakech 6 and The Arab media lab project launch the second edition of MAM / MEDIA ART MOROCCO: an education platform whose mission is to encourage passionate and emerging mixed media artists to innovate and use new media tools as means of self-expression. The directors of the project believe in the power of collaboration […]
ART & CULTURE
19 November, 2018 - 21 November, 2018
Beirut - Lebanon
Bread&Net is an unconference Arabic language that will strengthen efforts across the MENA region to defend human rights in digitally working spaces. From November 19 to 21 in Beirut, Lebanon, regional activists, technologists, lawyers, artists, trainers, journalists, researchers, entrepreneurs, and others will convene to set a collective, forward-looking agenda promoting digital freedoms in the Middle East and […]
10 September, 2018 - 11 September, 2018
Abu Dhabi - UAE
Dealing With The Digital Enemy Cyberspace is growing and the digital world is forever expanding into all areas of our lives. 23% growth in active social media accounts (UAE since 2014), 48% mobile social media accounts, 51% internet penetration and 73% proliferation of smartphones and CCTV cameras. These numbers demonstrate that digital sources are valuable […]