MyFintech Week 2022 which will take place from 24-28 January has revealed its list of speakers who are among the top experts in the field of technology and finance. If enthusiasts are looking for one venue to get all the answers to their questions and engage with giants in the industry, this will it!
Themed, “Advancing Digitalisation for Recovery, Sustainability, Inclusion”, MyFW 2022 is expected to cover a wide range of pressing issues facing the future of the financial industry. It is anchored on seven key priorities: Sustainability, Resiliency, New Realities for Finance, Economy, Financial Health & Inclusion, Startups, and Regulations.
“Experts from around the world will be sharing their perspectives at MyFW 2022. Their insights can inform and inspire action on critical issues that the financial sector needs to tackle. The financial sector needs to be well-positioned to support our economic transformation towards a more innovative, sustainable, and digital future”, said BNM Assistant Governor Adnan Zaylani Mohamad Zahid.
MyFW 2022 will feature more than 100 speakers including Minister of Finance Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul, Tan Sri Nor Shamsiah Mohd Yunus, Governor of BNM; Achim Steiner, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme; Gillian Tett, Chair of Editorial Board & Editor-at-large, The Financial Times; and Kevin Hartman, Chief Analytics Evangelist at Google; For the full list of speakers, can be found at myfintechweek.my/speakers
Among the happenings include a combination of keynote addresses, tech talks, panel sessions, and fireside chats on pertinent issues affecting Malaysia’s future financial and economic landscape. Include the urgent issue of climate resiliency, the future of money, and emerging technologies. Malaysia’s Financial Sector Blueprint 2022-2026 will also be launched, followed by a discussion to integrate perspectives from BNM and the industry in forging a shared vision on the future of Malaysia’s financial industry.
Beyond the main conference and masterclasses, MyFW 2022 also provides opportunities for businesses to access support for growth and innovation. During this time, start-ups can schedule one-on-one consulting sessions on regulatory and compliance issues. At the same time, SMEs and businesses can access dedicated channels of support covering issues such as SME digitalisation, talent, and funding & investments. There are also accelerator programmes featuring 15 innovations aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals.