Fintech Abu Dhabi 2021
ADGM is pleased to announce the return of the annual Fintech Abu Dhabi festival, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council.
Returning for its 5th edition, this year's Fintech Abu Dhabi will be held over 22 - 24 November 2021 in an exciting new hybrid format. Offering a combination of virtual and onsite sessions, attendees from across the globe will benefit from content broadcast digitally whilst curated in-person events will inspire and herald a return to in-person conversations and business-building opportunities.
In addition to the renowned Fintech100 programme, Innovation Challenge, Government Fintech Forum and Fintech Awards, Fintech Abu Dhabi 2021 offers a number of inspirational new features including:
Government Fintech Forum
A policy leadership forum
A digital banking innovation forum
A security forum
Fintech for Good
A sustainable innovation forum
A blockchain forum
The Fintech Abu Dhabi Awards
Talent recognition ceremony
The commerce and payments forum
Innovation Challenge demo day
The Plug and Play demo day
H.E. Ahmed Ali Al SayeghMinister of State and Chairman of ADGM
H.E Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa Al HammadiChairman of Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development
H.E. Dr Abdulrahman A. Al HamidyDirector General Chairman of the Board, Arab Monetary Fund
H.E. AbdulAziz al GhurairChairman of the UAE Bank Federation, Mashreq and Dubai Chamber
H.E. Mohamed AlabbarFounder & Managing Director of Emaar
Jeff SprecherFounder of ICE and Chairman of the New York Stock Exchange
John CollisonCo-founder & President of Stripe
Bill WintersGroup CEO of Standard Chartered Bank
Hana Al RostamaniGroup CEO of First Abu Dhabi Bank
Sandeep ChouhanGroup CEO of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
Dr. Bernd Van LinderGroup CEO of Commercial Bank of Dubai
Yusuf AliChairman of Lulu Group
AKONFintech Entrepreneur & Co-Founder - Akoin
Nuseir YasinVlogger - Nas Daily
Brady DouganFormer Group CEO of Credit Suisse
Annerie VreugdenhilChief Innovation Officer of ING
Claire CalmejaneChief Innovation Officer of Société Générale
Dr. Mahmoud MohieldinExecutive Director of the International Monetary Fund
Official Accelerator Partner
Official Airline Partner
Government Fintech Forum Partner
Fintech Abu Dhabi 2020
Co-hosted by Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) and the Central Bank of the UAE (CBUAE) and powered by Unbound, Fintech Abu Dhabi 2020 offered new ways to participate through the digital event. Content and events included 'The Search' connecting fintech hubs with the MENA region, more than 170 speakers from the global fintech community, the Fintech100 programme, the Innovation Challenge and a virtual content series all culminating at the digital festival from the 24 - 26 November 2020.
The Fintech Abu Dhabi Awards 2020 highlighted the hard work and initiatives of fintech startups, entrepreneurs and established companies within the global fintech arena. See the 2020 winners lineup here.
Browse Fintech Abu Dhabi 2020's immersive content including all the recordings from the two main festival days and the 170+ incredible speakers.
Register for Fintech Abu Dhabi 2021
Fintech Abu Dhabi brings together the global fintech community, join us for MENA's leading fintech festival. Register your details below to be kept up to date with the latest news, features and speakers.
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