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Press Releases from UMS Conferences (12 total)

“Advances in AI will start a new wave of re-shoring & localization”

The 8th Edition of New Age Banking Summit, Nigeria brought together top thought leaders and industry experts who shared the best and next practices that make use of latest technologies, case studies and strategies, thus providing the opportunity to discuss and deliberate on the solutions and opportunities that exist in this new and cognitive age of banking. It was attended by over 200 banking professionals & Fintech leaders.

“Banks Should be Disruptors, Not Incremental Innovators”

Banks in Qatar have recognized the role played by digital transformation in driving growth and efficiency. Banks are reassessing their business models to ensure that they are profitable and remain sustainable in the future. Change in economics, policies and regulations, coupled with the disruption and innovation triggered by technology, compel banks and financial institutions to work on their strategies and push the boundaries when it comes to technology. The 7th Edition

Why Cloud Computing is Gaining Increasing Importance?

With increasing amount of data coming into and flowing out of a company, data analysis, protection and storage has become a hectic job. Organizations are looking for ways to manage this effectively. Cloud technology plays a vital role in data analyzing and storage process. Furthermore, the emergence of big data has necessitated the adoption of cloud analytics. Dell EMC, VMware & Intel are some of the leading companies providing cloud solutions. VMware

Data Analytics and Processing: The 360° Coverage by SAS

Data is the new oil for the businesses across the globe. Data management process is a continuously evolving one. Latest technologies come along every day to simplify this hectic job order and solve business problems with a strategic advantage. As big data, IoT and cloud technologies blend in with conventional methods, businesses are adopting the latest competitive strategies to stay ahead of competition. The two most important components of this

Data Analysing and Processing: The 360° Coverage by SAS

Data is the new oil for the businesses across the globe. Data management process is a continuously evolving process. Latest technologies come across every day to simplify this hectic job order and to solve business problems with the strategic advantage. As big data, IoT and cloud technologies are blending with conventional methods, businesses are adopting the latest competitive strategies to stay ahead of the curve. The two most important features

Qatar is considering the topic of Virtual Currencies: HE Sheikh Abdullah Bin Sau …

In a bid to meet the demands of new age customers, banks are taking the path of transformation, innovation and strategies. This leaves a lot of work to be done. Be it customer experience on digital platforms or the turnaround time to service any kind of request, banks have to ensure that the evolution of their services, products and processes is consistent to help them stay ahead of the curve. Qatar

Ensuring Success & Accelerated Development in Today’s Digital Cosmos

The race for digital supremacy has already started, now it’s not just about survival, it’s about winning, achieving the goals and exploring technologies that can accelerate the banking sector into the digital age with a focus on emerging channels such as Blockchain, Next- Generation Payments, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Cyber Security. Along with the new trends, Big Techs are shifting to financial services Gary Brown, GDPR Program Director, Banco Santander

Fintech – Key to Financial Inclusion in Nigeria

Driven by the changing landscape of financial technology and consumer behaviour, the financial services industry in Nigeria is experiencing a notable transformation. Technologies such as mobile banking are helping the unbanked population gain access to the financial sector. As Nigeria evolves from traditional to modern-day banking, it is imperative to evolve the existing digital channels to keep up with changing consumer needs and patterns. In an initiative to add value to the

Safeguarding the Digital Vault: An Era of Digi Thieves

Countries across the world are working towards forming a digital economy and shaping its future. Digitization and internet connectivity have become the axis of this transformation. This transformation has also created a challenge for the security community to create a robust framework to ensure that digital vaults of the financial institutions are safe and secure. Security has emerged as the principal requirement for digital financial applications. The financial technology (fintech)

Chief Digital Officers - Business Transformers of the Digital Era

Rapid technological developments have essentially transformed businesses, creating opportunities and threats for both, new and mature firms. Organisations are increasingly looking to make sure that their business strategies are underpinned by the right technologies. It comes as no surprise then that senior industry executives have been calling for the creation of a new C-level role – namely Chief Digital Officer (CDO) – a digital transformation evangelist who would take responsibility

Safeguarding the Digital Vault: An Era of Digi Thieves

Countries across the world are working towards forming a digital economy and shaping its future. Digitization and internet connectivity have become the axis of this transformation. This transformation has also created a challenge for the security community to create a robust framework to ensure that digital vaults of the financial institutions are safe and secure. Security has emerged as the principal requirement for digital financial applications. The financial technology (fintech)

New Age Banking series launches FinSec – The Banking Security Summit

Financial organisations in the Middle East are implementing state-of-the-art security solutions to protect data and customers from frauds and other threats. Recent reports suggest that banks in the Middle East and North Africa have invested up to $12.5 billion on IT infrastructure and security in 2016. The New Age Banking series is set to launch FinSec – The Banking Security Summit, which will offer a comprehensive overview of regional and global