MobileMoneyAfrica is set to hold the 2015 edition of the Remit Africa conference in Lagos, the economic capital of Nigeria, Africa’s largest remittance nation.
Theme for this year is – ‘Enabling Low Cost Remittances in Africa’. The barriers to cost-reduction, challenges and opportunities in the African remittance market, improving efficiency at the last mile, the role of non- bank financial institutions and the emergence of digital remittances such as mobile money, online transfers and crypto-currencies in lowering remittance cost for Africans are some of the subject matter areas to be considered at the conference being held at the prestigious Lagos Oriental hotel, Nigeria.
The conference, which is scheduled to hold from November 4th – 5th, will have in attendance remittance providers and stakeholders – such as money transfer operators, financial services providers, financial technology providers, vendors, agent network operators, mobile financial services providers, regulators and stakeholders from the supply and demand side of the remittance industry.
First round of speakers from leading providers such as TransferTo, Xpressmoney, sendcashglobal, Ecobank, Ericsson, cash4africa, moneygram, Mahindracomviva, inpay and other industry leaders have been confirmed.
Interested delegates, sponsors and speakers can apply via the event website – www.remitafrica2015.com.