Trevor Manuel to open Colloquium on 'Digital Finance in Africa's Future'

Posted on October 11, 2018

The  Human Economy Research Programme at the University of Pretoria and the Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study (JIAS), in partnership with Disrupting Africa, cordially invite you to the opening of an international Colloquium entitled:

‘DIGITAL FINANCE IN AFRICA’S FUTURE: INNOVATIONS AND IMPLICATIONS’

The opening will comprise a keynote address by Mr Trevor Manuel, former South African Minister of Finance, followed by a panel discussion on ‘The Impact of Digital Finance on Africa’s Future’.
The panelists will be Mr Nnamdi Oranye, founder of Disrupting Africa and fin-tech author, and Mr Stephen Mwaura Nduati, International Technology Consultant and former head of the Kenyan Central Bank. 

The address and panel discussion will be followed by a reception.

DATE:      Monday 22 October 2018
TIME:      16:30 for 17:00. Reception at 19:00
VENUE:   UJ Arts Theatre, Auckland Park Kingsway Campus, University of Johannesburg
RSVP:      By 16 October 2018 to Emelia Kamena, [email protected]

CAMPUS ACCESS: Kindly use the main entrance to the Auckland Park Kingsway Campus in Kingsway, Auckland Park, and please produce a copy of this invitation.

For further details regarding the event or to sign up as a 'virtual participant' in order to participate in the live streaming sessions, please visit the conference website https://digitalfinance.africa/

Published by Lena Gronbach

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