Serving the Unbanked Mobile Phone Users in South Asia
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The Summit will tackle the unique prospects & challenges for mobile payments in the emerging economies of Sri Lanka, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal. . Hear strategies & out of the box ideas that can spearhead mobile adoption surpassing Philippines, Brazil & Kenya. Case studies of Easy Paisa, Global Desi, SMS based bill payments & micro credit transfers amongst others will be presented.
The Summit will be a converging point for key players from the telecommunication, information technology and banking sectors to come together and share new insights .
Speakers at the Summit include top representatives fromCentral Bank of Sri Lanka, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, Bharti Airtel, Etisalat Lanka, Bangladesh Bank, CityCell, Sampath Bank PLC, Nepal Telecom, , ICICI Bank, LIRNEasia, MCB Bank, Dhanlaxmi Bank, etc.
The Summit is supported by the Electronic Money Association, Prepaid International Forum, SIMalliance, Mobile Entertainment Forum and Global Platform.
TimesofMoney, a leader in digital payment solutions and Analogics Tech. India Ltd, a turnkey solution provider, are the Associate Sponsor and Participating Sponsor of the Summit respectively.
The CEO of the conference organizing company, Magenta Global Pte Ltd, Singapore, Ms Maggie Tan, said: “ The growing trend towards mobile banking cannot be ignored. South Asia with its huge untapped rural masses must capitalize on its potential. How to access banking securely and conveniently with the mobile phone is key to its growth. The partnership between cellular operators and banks will provide unparalleled revenue opportunities.” She further added “Coupled with the increasing popularity of iphones, Ipads & blackberrys, demand for mobile content and apps can only explode. All stakeholders must pepare to catch the waves”.
The event will be held at Ramada Colombo.
Magenta Global Pte Ltd is a premier independent business media company that provides pragmatic and relevant information to government & business executives and professionals worldwide. The organization provides the opportunity to share thought-provoking insights, exchange ideas on the latest industry trends and technological developments with thought leaders and business peers. With a strong focus in emerging economies especially in Africa, Middle East & Central Asia, Magenta Global works in partnership with both the public and private sectors. www.magenta-global.com.sg
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