MICROFINANCE EVENT: Africa Financial Services Investment Conference (AFSIC) Annual Conference; May 3 – 5, 2017; London, UK

Event Name: Africa Financial Services Investment Conference (AFSIC) Annual Conference

Event Date: May 3 – 5, 2017

Event Location: Park Plaza Riverbank, London, UK

Summary of Event: This event will address opportunities to invest in financial services in Africa. Speakers will discuss methods for accessing the fintech (financial technology) sector, mitigating currency risk and expanding financial inclusion.

Background on Organizers: This event is the primary product of the Africa Financial Services Investment Conference (AFSIC), an Africa-based entity. Currently planning its fifth year, this event hosted approximately 220 companies representing 25 African countries in 2015.

Cost: The fee to attend is EUR 695 (USD 729) before February 28, EUR 795 (USD 834) during March, EUR 895 (USD 939) until April 28 and EUR 1,100 (USD 1,154) thereafter. The student rate is EUR 250 (USD 262), and a 25-percent discount is available for groups with three or more delegates. There is an additional cost of EUR 145 (USD 150) for a “Meet African Dealmakers Networking Event” to be held after the daytime sessions on May 3. Prices do not include a VAT of 20 percent.

Event Website: http://www.afsic.net

For additional information, you may email the organizers at event[at]afsic.net. No telephone number is offered.

By Phoebe Rorke

Sources and Additional Resources

AFSIC
http://www.afsic.net/about-us/

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