11th Edition Connected Banking Summit – East Africa Innovation & Excellence Awards 2024

Crafting the Future of Banking with Inclusion & Digital Evolution


The 11th Edition of the Connected Banking Summit– East Africa in Nairobi, Kenya, on March 6th, 2024, is set to bring together global executives, experts, and leaders. Get ready for a gathering of minds in the banking industry!

The Connected Banking Summit Series is celebrated for its commitment to shaping innovative banking models. It accelerates the journey of digital transformation while ensuring a superb customer experience within the framework of industry policies and regulations, maintaining the utmost standards of privacy and security.

This summit, in conjunction with the esteemed Connected Banking Innovation & Excellence Awards, uniting leaders and experts from banks, insurance, FinTechs, and more. Engage in discussions on integrated solutions, the future of banking, and the impact of technologies like AI, ML, and digital assets.

The Connected Banking Summit Series provides an unparalleled platform for networking and interaction, facilitating engagement with key industry players, C-suite executives, senior managers, decision-makers, and practitioners at the forefront of adopting cutting-edge banking technologies.

Organized by the International Center for Strategic Alliances (ICSA), the Connected Banking Summit 2024 is all set for its 11th Edition Connected Banking Summit – East Africa, under the theme ” Crafting the Future of Banking with Inclusion & Digital Evolution.



The summit focus on:

  • The Role of AI and Gen AI in Banking
  • Financial Inclusion Strategies
  • Mobile Banking
  • Omni-Channel Banking Experience
  • Regtech
  • Cybersecurity and Resilience


  • Personalized Banking Solutions
  • Fintech Collaborations and Partnerships
  • Sustainable and Green Banking
  • Digital Transformation

The summit boasts an impressive lineup of speakers, including:

  • Cyrus Kamau, Deputy Director and Chief Analyst, Infrastructure and ICT, National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation (NACOSTI).
  • Karuiki Ngari, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Standard Chartered Bank Kenya Limited
  • Tom Gitogo, Group MD and CEO, Britam
  • Angela Mwirigi, Director, Digital Financial Services, KCB Bank
  • Mary (Wamae) Wangari, Group Executive Director, Equity Group Holdings PLC
  • Hartnell Ndungi, Chief Data Officer, Absa Group
  • Eveque Mutabaruka, Chief Information Officer, Bank of Kigali, Rwanda
  • Deusdedit Pastory Massuka, Director of ICT, CRDB Bank PLC (Tanzania)
  • Mary Mulili, Executive Director, United Bank for



About ICSA

International Centre for Strategic Alliances is a group of leading industry professionals and innovators. Our core actions comprise of innovations and use case scenarios of industry leaders, by our research, and from leading

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