• 7 November 2019, Dubai, UAE
  • (+971) 4427 3649

Building a Digital Bank

Strategy and Roadmap Training Workshop

Day 1 Tuesday 5 Nov 2019

  • TIME
09:00 – 10:30

Developing a Set of Belief Statements that can be translated into a Strategy Map

“What do I believe will be the future of finance”

“What are the key elements that will define that future”

“What are the most important milestones and events that have taken place in finance and the digital world in the past year?”

“What are my opinions on Peer to Peer, End of intermediation, Payments, Blockchain and other immediate and long term trends”

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:30

Key Technology Talent and Trends to Consider

Journey from core banking to the Cloud, Open sourcing and APIs

The transformation of the Technology Vendor World

Harnessing the patterns of disruption

The four battle fields in the digitization of financial services today

12:30 – 13:30


13:30 – 15:00

Transforming the Balance Sheet

From NIM to Fees, a look at institutions transforming their balance sheets

Key KPIs of different business units and their drivers of financial metrics

Measuring the digital transformation

AUM of digital financial institutions

The Balance Sheet of Neo Banks Today

Meeting Shareholder Commitments

Telling a Good Story

15:00 – 15:30

Tea break

15:30 – 17:00

Channels and the Digital On-Boarding Wars

Non-traditional players forcing traditional banks to respond with new strategies

Digitisation of customer on-boarding

Who and what to look out for - Market share, Speed, Seamless

The Lending revolution

Online vs Offline strategies

Building CASA


End of Day 1

*This is a working agenda, content and speaker will be updated on timely basis

The one day “Digital Finance Strategy Roadmap Workshop” will help your senior managers develop digital roadmaps for your organisation, or for those who have developed their roadmaps but wish to validate it against constantly changing global trends and issues.

Emmanuel Daniel

Chairman, The Asian Banker

Award winning writer and founder of The Asian Banker, Emmanuel has a background in management consulting with access to some of the leading chairmen, CEOs, policy makers and entrepreneurs around the world. He has designed and delivered numerous training and consulting projects around the world and served on several government advisory councils, consulting with banks on investor/ media relations and strategy formulation. His first book "On the eve of Finance 5.0" will be published soon.

David Gyori

International Resource Director, The Asian Banker

David Gyori is a globally renowned FinTech consultant, trainer, author and keynote speaker. He is CEO of Banking Reports Ltd London, providing top quality ‘FinTech Training for Bankers’ all over the world. In addition, Gyori is founding member of the World FinTech Association as well as member of the panel of judges of the European FinTech Awards. He is co-author of ‘The Fintech Book’, published in 2016, quickly becoming a global category best-seller. Gyori is faculty member of the Retail Banking Academy in London, one of the most prestigious banker-training facilities globally. He serves on the advisory board of multiple FinTech companies in the United Kingdom.

Nick Dove

Director, John Howell & Co

A Cambridge University PhD, Dr Dove became a bank analyst and Executive Director at UBS, where he advised bank management on strategy and equity issuance and senior fund managers on investment strategy. Dr Dove’s team was ranked best European all-sector research team by fund managers.Since leaving UBS Nick has advised governments, development agencies and financial institutions on banking, private sector development and the impact of regulation. He has written reports on sovereign wealth funds, infrastructure investment and de-risking.He runs executive training courses on management development with John Howell.Nick is also a director of a $3bn London-based hedge fund with a concentration of investments in financial institutions, international resource director at The Asian Banker, and a trustee of a charity focused on job creation in Sub-Saharan Africa.

For more details, please contact:

Usama Muhammad Programme Manager musama@theasianbanker.com (+44) 744 8470 186