World Islamic Banking Conference kicks off in Bahrain

December 5, 2017


Held under the patronage of HRH Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, the Prime Minister of Bahrain, the three-day event is being held at the ART Rotana Hotel in Amwaj Islands.


Convened by Middle East Global Advisors, a leading financial intelligence platform facilitating the development of knowledge-based economies in the MENASEA markets and in strategic partnership with the Central Bank of Bahrain, the forum is operating under the theme “Drivers of Economic Growth & Risks: Policymakers & Regulators”.


The conference’s steady vision is set to serve as a compass for the global Islamic finance and banking industry and participants will be focused on generating breakthrough insights that help navigate through the complexities of the global financial system.


This year’s keynote address will be taken by Alex Tapscott, CEO, NextBlock Global, co-author of Blockchain Revolution and founding member, IMF’s High Level Advisory Group on Fintech.