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Reshaping the World 2020: Financial Inclusion & Social Impact Conference

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Boston University Questrom School of Business

595 Commonwealth Avenue

4th Floor Conference Room

Boston, MA 02215

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Reshaping the World 2020: Financial Inclusion and Social Impact

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This collaborative conference will bring together policy makers, researchers, industry practitioners, and Fintech to explore ways in which financial inclusion can promote poverty reduction, economic growth, and gender equality.

7:45 AM - 9:00 AM: Registration and Breakfast

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM: Welcome Remarks

9:30 AM - 10:45 AM: Panel Discussion - Current Issues in Financial Inclusion

Panelists:

  • Ashley Eknaian, Chief Digital Strategist, Head of Eastern Labs at Eastern Bank
  • Sujeev Shakya, Humphrey Alumnus, Founder & CEO at Beed Management
  • Dora Perjesi, Humphrey Fellow, Chief International Advisor at Central Bank of Hungary

Moderator: Dilip Mookherjee, Professor, BU Pardee School of Global Studies

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM: Coffee Break

11:00 AM - 12:15 PM: NICO - A Financial Inclusion Credit Model

Presenter: Mark Williams, James E. Freeman Lecturer Chair, Questrom Finance

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM: Lunch

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM: Improving the Governance of Non-profit Organizations to Increase Their Social Impact

Presenter: Caroline Flammer, Associate Professor, Questrom Strategy & Innovation

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM: Industry Panel on Governance & Social Impact

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM: Coffee Break

2:45 PM - 4:00 PM: Financial Innovation - FinTech Presentations

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM: Poster Presentation and Networking Reception

BU Students and Humphrey Fellows/Alumni are invited to participate. The purpose of the poster session is to present your ideas/cases on how government agencies, private sectors, and non-profit organizations use different strategies to foster inclusive financial ecosystem. Only 10 posters will be selected for the session.

If you wish to participate, please follow the link here to apply for the poster session.

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Boston, MA 02215

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