President Bola Tinubu, Country Director of the World Bank, Shubham Chaudhuri, and other African leaders are set to examine and articulate an actionable blueprint for Nigeria’s economy at the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) 16th yearly banking and finance conference.
The conference, scheduled to hold from September 5-6, 2023 in Abuja, will have the Vice President, Kashim Shettima as well as other ministers in attendance.
Prominent bankers, economic players, captains of industries, regulators, policymakers, members of the academic community and other stakeholders in the banking and finance as well as the fintech industry will discuss issues on monetary policies and financial inclusion and bridging the gaps, the impact of global economic trends on Nigeria’s foreign exchange and the way forward
Speaking to journalists at the pre-event press conference, the Chairman of the CIBN Consultative Committee, Bukola Smith, said the yearly conference has an audience of 10,000 with highly engaging topics that are critical to repositioning Nigeria’s financial services for competitiveness within the global context while staying locally relevant.
According to her, the objective of the conference is to, among others, provide a veritable platform for subject experts and industry stakeholders to drive conversations and unanimously design a clear road map towards repositioning the financial services industry for growth and stability.