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African Finance Cybersecurity Conference 2021

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Event date: Thursday, 21 October 2021 08:00 am - 07:00 pm
Place: Kigali Convention Centre


The African Finance Cybersecurity Conference 2021, organised by the Africa Cybersecurity Resource Centre (ACRC) for Financial Inclusion, will take place at the Kigali Convention Centre in Kigali, Rwanda on 21-22 October 2021. 

The event, which can also be attended remotely, is split into two tracks: 

-       Information Sharing & ACRC

-       Research and Education

The Africa Cybersecurity Resource Centre (ACRC) for Financial Inclusion is the first regional and sectorial organisation dedicated to strengthening the cyber resilience of the financial system in Africa, secure the fast development of digital financial systems and fintechs, and ultimately increase financial inclusion on the continent, a key for economic and human development. ACRC is funded by the Africa Digital Financial Inclusion Facility (AFDI), a multi-donor trust fund housed and managed by the African Development Bank (AfDB).

The conference will take place in the framework of the 5th  edition of the African Microfinance Week 2021, which counts Luxembourg Aid & Development among its sponsors.

Registration opens on 15 September and closes on 5 October. Pre-registration is required for remote participation, and registration will be confirmed by ACRC.  

To register and/or obtain further information click here.