Conference Day Two: Friday, 30 June 2017

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Registration and morning refreshments

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM Chairman’s opening remarks

STREAMLINING FINANCIAL OPERATIONS

8:45 AM - 9:15 AM leveraging on insurance to develop banking products

Thomas Gachie, Group Chief Operating Officer , Resolution Insurance
  • Strategies for developing automated digital workflows to support front-end digital channels
  • Understanding the cost savings in using IT solutions to manage residual back-office operations

Thomas Gachie

Group Chief Operating Officer
Resolution Insurance

9:15 AM - 9:45 AM Streamlining the customer onboarding process for better customer insights

  • Understanding the benefits of a streamlined omnichannel onboarding process
  • How to capture customer onboarding data in real-time
  • Innovative onboarding solutions to retain customers and reduce churn

DEVELOPING THE APPROPRIATE IT ARCHITECTURE FOR DIGITAL INNOVATION

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Transforming banking enterprise architecture for digital innovation

George Njuguna K, Chief Information Officer, HFC Limited
  • Developing services orientated architecture to support flexibility in banking services
  • Understanding the challenges in adopting SOA
  • Understanding the tangible benefits for banks and vendors

George Njuguna K

Chief Information Officer
HFC Limited

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Networking break and morning refreshments

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Upgrading legacy platforms to support product innovation and digitisation of financial services

  • Making legacy banking systems state-of-the-art by connecting through middleware to provide modern, open solutions
  • Comparing legacy system upgrade deployment strategies . 'build versus buy' and 'phased versus big bang'

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM Understanding how to adopt cloud-based services for product innovation

Erick Omondi Onyango, Senior Technical Specialist Core Banking and Business Systems, CfC Stanbic Bank Kenya
  • Understanding the benefits of various cloudbased business models for the banking industry, infrastructure as a service hybrid cloud, PaaS and SaaS
  • How to determine which banking services to migrate to the cloud

Erick Omondi Onyango

Senior Technical Specialist Core Banking and Business Systems
CfC Stanbic Bank Kenya

OPEN BANKING AND DATA SHARING

11:45 AM - 12:15 PM Understanding how to create value for your customer from the use of open API

Simon Njuguna Mbogo, Regional CIO, Stanbic Bank (Standard Bank Group)
  • Understanding the impact of the open API on banks’ value chain
  • Key operational considerations for an open API economy
  • Rationale for open APIs for financial inclusion

Simon Njuguna Mbogo

Regional CIO
Stanbic Bank (Standard Bank Group)

12:15 PM - 12:45 PM Panel discussion: The open API debate: Should banks embrace the API revolution?

Vincent Wakaba, Head, Mobile Banking, Co-operative Bank of Kenya Simon Njuguna Mbogo, Regional CIO, Stanbic Bank (Standard Bank Group)
  • Understanding the data security challenges arising from an open environment
  • Potential strategies for balancing openness with data protection
  • An overview of the current technologies on currently available to prevent open API hacking


PANELLISTS:

Vincent Wakaba

Head, Mobile Banking
Co-operative Bank of Kenya

Simon Njuguna Mbogo

Regional CIO
Stanbic Bank (Standard Bank Group)

THE FUTURE OF BANKING: DIGITAL DISTRUPTION AND THE BLOCKCHAIN OPPORTUNITY

12:45 PM - 1:15 PM Interactive Q&A: The blockchain opportunity in Africa: Discussing the challenges and opportunities for the use of bitcoin in East Africa

1:15 PM - 1:35 PM Chairman’s closing remarks

1:35 PM - 2:30 PM Networking lunch

2:30 PM - 2:30 PM Close of conference