The first Fintech Conference in Nairobi for the year, The Decentralized Finance Conference in Nairobi will take place soon with the help of Kenya-based software development firm Kesho Labs Development Studio and public relations services firm Glass House PR next month.
There is no excuse that Africa’s fintech space is growing at an alarming rate. Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey remarked that Bitcoin’s future lies in Africa as the region is a buzzing ecosystem of thriving partnerships between fintech entrepreneurs, innovators, developers, and investors.
Tech Trends reported that Kenya’s growing city Nairobi is bringing together investors, opportunists, regulators, and entrepreneurs under one roof with Decentralized Finance Conference 2020 in March where we will see big financial platforms discuss the future of decentralized finance in Africa and cover hot topics like decentralized banking, smart contracts, and stable coins.
The fintech event is going to be conducted in Kenya at the Safari Park Hotel on 17th and 18th March 2020, the main objective of this conference is to create awareness about decentralized finance and how it can solve Africa’s pressing problems.
According to the Disrupt Africa 2019 report, Africa is a continent where over sixty percent of the population (60%) has no access to banking facilities due to a lack of investments and infrastructure. The fintech industry presents itself as a great solution to Africa’s underdeveloped banking sector. For example in the past two years, the region has seen over 60% growth in fintech companies.
Aside from the great advantages, this conference will bring, its discussions will also throw light on real cases liking providing banking access to all population and also know what can be done to align Africa as a potshot for technological growth and innovation. Another great opportunity will be the availability of investors which you can get investment or partnership from that will drive the incentive digital transformation in Africa and offer solutions to real-world problems through reliable, efficient and secure financial services.
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