South Africa is set to host the first Africa Digital Finance Summit from the 24th to 26th of May 2023 at the Sandston convention center. The three-day event is themed: “The Future of Finance in Africa: Our
pathway to a new Africa.”
The Summit will incorporate a thought-leadership conference featuring governments, central banks across Africa, prominent executives representing global Fintech operators, start-ups, professionals and decision makers across the world in the financial, economic, technology, fintech and blockchain industries to deliberate and forge a pathway toward the future of finance in Africa.
The Summit will host over 70 keynote speakers well equipped and driven to provoke conversations on the future of finance in Africa from over 40 countries across the globe. Sponsoring the event, are over 30 partners and over 2500 attendees who have registered for the summit.
Coming at the backdrop of the Free Trade Agreement in Africa, this annual summit is spearheading the conversation of redefining value exchange for Africans and encouraging them to leverage on decentralized Finance in their businesses and everyday transactions. Speaking at a Global Conference, H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta said; “Africa is the last frontier of endless promise”; thus, this summit aims to position Africa as the continent where innovative solutions in digital finance will be found and implemented successfully.
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