Building on the success of the past three symposiums, World Bank, Islamic Research and Training Institute and International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF) is holding a collaborative 4th Annual Symposium on Islamic Finance with a theme Islamic Finance, Inclusion and Poverty Alleviation, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 11 – 12 December 2018.
The aim of this year symposium is to continue the conversation on Sustainable Development Goals, focusing on no poverty and zero hunger.
The panel discussion on Islamic Finance and Technology included:
Mr. Syed Shahid Hussain, Managing Partner Financial Services Sector Leader – ASEAN, IBM Global Business Services, Singapore
Mr. Othman Abdullah, CEO Islamic Banking, Silverlake & Director of GI Solutions Gateway Sdn. Bhd.
Mr. Omar Rana, Co-founder & Director of Strategy, Finalytix
Mr. Umar Mushi, CEO, Ethis Ventures
Mr. Mohammad Al Shah, Head of Islamic Digital Economy & Fintech, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation MDEC
Moderator, Dr. Turkhan Ali Abdul Manap, Senior Researcher/Economist, Islamic Research and Training Insitute IRTI