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IT Conference

08:30 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 09:30 Opening Ceremony

Mr. Saeed Zeidan, Chairman of PITA
Mr. Ammar Aker, CEO of Paltel Group
Mr. Salah Hidmi, CEO of Quds Bank

Eng. Adnan Samara, Representative of the President Mahmoud Abbas “Abu Mazen”

Mr. Tamer Baransi, Commercial Director at BCI

09:30 – 10:15 Key Note Speakers Mr. Jay Tikam, Internationally Experienced FinTech Expert
Mr.Mohammed Kateeb, Chairman & CEO of Path Banking Solutions – Kuwait
“Digital Technology and the Development of Financial Services

Mr. Khaled Hjouj, Associate Partner, Digital Strategy and Interactive Experience
“Realizing Tomorrow Today, Digital Reinvention in Banking”
10:15 – 11:30

Symposium 1: Politics, Regulation and FinTech

The government’s role in the evolution of FinTech and Blockchain and its political dimensions
Moderator: Dr. Yahya Al-Salqan; President and CEO of Jaffa.Net

Dr. Azzam Shawwa, Governor of Palestine Monetary Authority

Dr. Ishaq Sider, Minister of Telecom. And IT.

Mr. Amjad Ghanim; Secretary General of the PA Council of Ministers

Dr. Ahmad Barrak, Head of the Anti-Corruption Commission at the State of Palestine

 

11:30 – 11:50 Coffee Break
11:50 – 13:05

Symposium 2: Building an Inclusive FinTech Ecosystem

The financial sector’s role in the evolution of FinTech and Blockchain

Moderator: Mr. Zaid Jerab; Head of Strategic Planning Department at Quds Bank

Mr. Abdulmajeed Melhem; General Manager of Jawwal

Mr. Mohammad Ewaida, Head of FinTech Committee

Dr. Ziad Zaghrout, Assistant Professor, Faculty Member - Department Of Finance And Banking - Birzeit University

Dr. Faisal Awartani; CEO of Alpha International for Research Polling and Informatics

13:05 – 14:20

Symposium 3: International FinTech Experiences

Experts and consultant’s
insights in FinTech and Blockchain

Moderator: Hasan Al-Afifi; Chief Information Technology Officer at Bank of Palestine

Mr. Khaled Hjouj, Associate Partner, Digital Strategy and Interactive Experience
Mr. Jay Tikam, Internationally Experienced FinTech Expert
Mr. Mohammed Kateeb, Chairman and CEO of Path Banking Solutions – Kuwait
14:20 – 14:40 Coffee Break
14:40 – 15:55 Symposium 4: Emergence of
FinTech & Blockchain in Palestine

A Panel of FinTech companies to discuss issues, working mechanism and potential investments & innovations in FinTech and Blockchain


Moderator: Mr. Mohammad Ewaida, Head of FinTech Committee

Mr. Abdallah Sabat; Managing Partner, CPA, CIA, MBA

Mr. Iyad Qumsiyeh, General Manager of PalPay

Mr. Ibrahim Khammash, CEO of Jawwal Pay

Ms. Fatima Al-Qadi; Operations Manager of MadfooatCom Co.

Mr. Fadi Murjaneh; Director General of E-Government in the Ministry of Telecom. And IT

15:55 – 17:00

Presentations Around FinTech
and E-Payment Services

Moderator: Mr. Dawood Al-Sahili; Operations and Business Development Head at Business Alliance

Companies will present their services in FinTech, Blockchain and E-Payment.

Shurouq Qawareeq, Rumman 15:55 – 16:00

Wala Abdalaziz, Receets 16:00 – 16:05

Ibrahim Khammash, Jawwal Pay 16:05 – 16:10

Iyad Qumsiyeh, Pal Pay 16:10 – 16:15

Fatima Al-Qadi, MadfooatCom 16:15 – 16:20

Saed Majdalawi, Gemzo 16:25 – 16:30

 

17:00 Lunch