Global Webinar Series on AI in Finance: Focus on Africa
|Start||Jul 15, 2021 1:00 PM|
|End||Jul 15, 2021 2:00 PM|
|Organizer||WAIFC, WEF, and NVIDIA|
Global Webinar Series on Artificial Intelligence, Explainability, and Trustworthiness in Financial Services
3rd series event in Africa
Thursday, July 15, 07:00 EDT / 12:00 WEST BST / 13:00 CAT CEST / 14:00 AST / 15:00 MUT GST / 17:00 ALMT / 19:00 HKT / 20:00 JST KST
The potential and application bandwidth of Artificial Intelligence (AI)/Machine Learning (ML) in Financial Services is breathtaking. However, enterprise scaling and model exposure to live environments turn out to be quite challenging. Additionally, further regulation of AI is expected or has already been drafted.
In this unique series on AI in financial services across the globe we have invited thought leaders and AI personalities to discuss the latest implications, trends, strategies, and challenges. What are the global and local trends? How do financial centers, financial service companies, and financial supervisors position themselves? How are the technical and ethical challenges addressed? What are best practices, standards, platforms, and infrastructures? Where are the best talent, research, and innovation?
Join us on this very timely and exciting journey around the globe!
- Welcome by
Honorable Mahen Kumar Seeruttun, Minister of Financial Services & Good Governance, Government of Mauritius
- Introductions by
Said Ibrahimi, Board Member WAIFC and CEO Casablanca Finance City
Crystal Rugege, Managing Director, Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, World Economic Forum
Kate Kallot, Head of Emerging Areas, NVIDIA
- Discussion with industry leaders
Dr. Nick Bradshaw, Founder & CEO, AI Media Group
Driss Lamrani, CEO, A2IM Robo Advisors
Nii Osae, Co-Founder CYST, Chairman AI Association Ghana
Dr. Jochen Papenbrock, Partner Relationship Manager, NVIDIA
Ken Poonoosamy, CEO, Economic Development Board Mauritius
Dhanesswurnath Thakoor, Chief Executive, Financial Services Commission Mauritius
moderated by Kate Kallot, NVIDIA
- Closing remarks
Dr. Jochen Biedermann, Managing Director, WAIFC
Next webinars of this series:
- Asia: 15 September, 12:00 HKT / 13:00 JST KST
- Latin America
Please stay tuned.
Many thanks to our media partner: Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence