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Event Programme

Thursday, 12th October

7:30 - 8:30AM


Welcome, meet and greet with other delegates

8:30 - 8:45AM


Welcome remarks

9:00 - 9:15AM
Josephine Olok

Opening remarks

FITSPA Chairperson, Josephine Olok

9:45 - 10:45PM

Brett King


Leveraging digital infrastructure for innovation & inclusivity in Africa: Brett King will unpack the role of platforms in pivoting digital transformation and economic growth.

11:00 - 12:30PM
Mrs Mona Muguma

aBi Finance

Launch of Feasibility Report

FITSPA and aBi Finance will release a report that showcases the investment potential within the sector.

12:30 - 2:00PM


Five star buffet for everybody.

2:30 - 4:00PM

Break out session

Digital platforms & eco-systems

Exploring how digital infrastructure is breaking down barriers, expanding access to resources, and fostering participation while being cost effective

2:30 - 4:00PM

Break out session

Fireside Chat

CEO/Founders Conversation with Brett King -Stanbic Bank & Uganda Bankers Association (invite only)

4:30 - 7:00PM


Friday, 13th October

08:00 - 08:30AM

Opening & Recap of day one

08:30 - 10:00AM

Breakout Session

Building a Momo Economy

Match-making session with MTN MoMo

08:30 - 10:00AM

Breakout Session

Shared Digital Infrastructure

Unpacking the power of shared digital infrastructure

10:00 - 11:30AM

Catchup & Coffee break

11:30 - 12:30PM

Breakout Session

Leveraging collaboration

Leveraging collaboration and shared infrastructure to serve the last mile user

11:30 - 12:30PM

Breakout Session

Navigating the Future

Fintech Mergers and Acquisitions for Unprecedented Growth and Scale

12:30 - 2:00PM


Five star buffet for everybody.

2:30 - 4:00PM

Breakout Session


Positioning for growth

2:30 - 4:00PM

Breakout Session

Cloud Services

Cloud Computing & Data centers

4:30 - 7:00PM
Henry Kevin Wava

Close Remarks

FITSPA Vice Chairperson: Henry Kevin Wava


Brett King

Brett King

Hosts Breaking Banks Podcasts (http://brettking.com/)

Brett King is an International Bestselling Author, a world-renowned futurist, and a media personality. President Xi Jinping cited his book Augmented. He has spoken in over 50 countries, and given keynotes for TEDx, Wired, Techsauce, Singularity University, Web Summit, The Economist, IBM's World of Watson, CES, SIBOS, and more. He has appeared on CNBC, BBC, ABC, Fox, and Bloomberg. He advised the Obama administration on Fintech.

King hosts the world's #1 Fintech Radio Show/Podcast called Breaking Banks (180 countries, 6.5 million listeners). He is the founder of Moven, a globally recognized mobile start-up, which has raised over US$40 million to date and launched the first in-app mobile bank account offered anywhere in the world.

Who Should Attend

What to Expect at the 2023 Conference

Uganda has witnessed remarkable progress in its digital infrastructure, with widespread adoption of mobile technology and increased internet penetration. This digital revolution has the potential to reshape the fintech landscape, enabling the delivery of innovative financial services to unbanked and underserved populations. To fully harness this opportunity, it is crucial to explore the transformative potential of digital infrastructure and its role in driving innovation, economic growth, and financial inclusion in Uganda

Our Objective

The FITSPA Annual Fintech Conference 2023 aims to provide a platform for industry experts, government representatives, policymakers, entrepreneurs, and other stakeholders to convene and discuss the potential of leveraging digital infrastructure to drive innovation and inclusivity in Uganda's fintech landscape.

2019 - TODATE

FITSPA Annual Conferences


Investments and Partnerships: How to Thrive in Uganda’s FinTech eco-system and Beyond


Building a Safe & Regulated Eco-system


Evolving Landscape in the Financial Technology Services Sector


The role of Fintechs in Africa’s Digital Economy

Why You Should


  • Examine the regulatory frameworks and policies governing digital infrastructure and discuss regulatory approaches to promote healthy competition, stimulate investment and ensure innovation and inclusivity.
  • Discuss the importance of multi-stakeholder collaboration in rolling out digital infrastructure.
  • Address measures to protect digital infrastructure from cyber threats and the role of encryption and security protocols in ensuring digital infrastructure integrity.
  • Explores the potential benefits and challenges of implementing digital identity solutions in driving inclusivity.
  • Discuss the establishment of data centers and their role in data storage, processing, and enabling inclusivity.
  • Meet, interact, and make new connections with key stakeholders in the ecosystem