Reshaping the World 2020: Financial Inclusion & Social Impact Conference

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Boston University Questrom School of Business

595 Commonwealth Avenue

4th Floor Conference Room

Boston, MA 02215

View Map

Event description
Reshaping the World 2020: Financial Inclusion and Social Impact

About this Event

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 from Susan Fournier, Allen Questrom Dean, Questrom School of Business

Keynote Speaker: Ivo Jenik, Financial Sector Specialist at CGAP

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 and Director of the Institute for Economic Development, Economics Department, College of Fine Arts

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

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

Presenter: Mark Williams, James E. Freeman Lecturer Chair, Finance Department, Questrom School of Business

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM: Lunch

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

Presenter: Caroline Flammer, Associate Professor, Strategy & Innovation Department, Questrom School of Business

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

2:45 PM - 4:00 PM: Financial Innovation - FinTech and Social Impact Roundtable

Panelists:

  • Brian Clarke, Senior Business Strategy Manager at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
  • Brian Gilmore, Director at Commonwealth
  • Ivo Jenik, Financial Sector Specialist at CGAP

Moderator: Mark Williams, James E. Freeman Lecturer Chair, Finance Department, Questrom School of Business

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

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Boston University Questrom School of Business

595 Commonwealth Avenue

4th Floor Conference Room

Boston, MA 02215

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved