PRE-CONFERENCE MASTERCLASS WORKSHOP

24th May 2022, Tuesday

Presented by Network International

SESSION A: 09:00 – 11:00 hrs.

How to build a world class processing platform?

Workshop Leader

Joseph Verghese

Senior Vice President, Head of Processing Solutions

Network International

Workshop Program

  • How to select best in class systems
  • How to architect and integrate the platform
  • How to build standard products and solutions
  • How to be nimble and adaptable to change
  • How to manage compliance and regulations
  • How to build resilience, reliability and availability
  • How to enable a partner / fintech ecosystem to build around you
  • How to continuously iterate and strive to improve

Workshop Methodology

  • Brief conceptual overview for each case
  • Exemplary results of tools and methods in practice
  • Learn about best practices by other companies
  • Interactive discussions

Session B: 11:30 – 13:00hrs. EAT (+03:00 GMT)

Payment Acceptance in Africa…… The Merging unseen Opportunity

Joint Workshop Leaders

Faith Kobusingye Mugambwa

Regional Managing Director, East Africa

Network International

John Njoroge

Country Manager, Kenya

Network International

Workshop Program

  • Setting the Vision
  • A frustrating Present
  • Statistics tell half the Story
  • Sizing the Market potential
  • The Keys to unlock Africa payment potential
  • New Benefits “The Seven Wonders of The New Acceptance World”

Workshop Methodology

  • Brief conceptual overview for each case
  • Exemplary results of tools and methods in practice
  • Learn about best practices by other companies
  • Interactive discussions

Session C: 14:00 – 15:30 Hrs. EAT(+03:00 GMT)

Meeting merchants’ needs – scaling robust payments services for market traders to multinationals

Workshop Leader

Manasseh Narh

Head of Business Development

DPO Africa

Workshop Program:

  • Introduction – creating one product for 60,000+ merchants of all sizes
  • Getting the basics right – delivering with consistency at scale
  • Integrating with existing business models and products – adding value with ease
  • Start local, think global – matching local expertise to global networks
  • Q&A

Workshop Methodology

  • Brief conceptual overview for each case
  • Exemplary results of tools and methods in practice
  • Learn about best practices by other companies

Interactive discussions


Session D: 16:00 – 17:30 Hrs. EAT(+03:00 GMT)

An introduction to the next generation payment cards – where your fingerprint replaces the PIN to ensure all transactions are fully authenticated

Workshop Leader

André Løvestam

Chief Executive Officer

Zwipe

Workshop Program

  • Introduction: What are biometric cards and how do they work?
  • The Business Case: What are the value add for the consumers, the issuers, and other stakeholders?
  • The Enrollment: How is the biometric data enrolled on the card? Demo.
  • The Evidence: Consumer reach, pilot experiences, issuer ROI calculator.
  • The Roadmap: How can banks engage and what support can be offered?
  • Other use cases: Financial Inclusion, Access Control.
  • Q&A Possibility to try enrollment, and a biometric transaction yourself.

Workshop Methodology

  • Brief conceptual overview for each case
  • Exemplary results of tools and methods in practice
  • Learn about best practices by other companies
  • Interactive discussions