Central banks around the world are looking to develop their own digital currencies, which use technology to represent a country’s official currency in digital form. Nigeria will not be left out as the central bank is set to launch its own digital currencies before the end of 2021.
Digitizing currencies is not an easy proposition, and it raises questions around accessibility, privacy and what architecture to use.
This September 22nd in a hybrid event in Abuja, we will be discussing- Digital Currency and the Prospects of CBDC in Nigeria at our Q3 Hybrid event.
Industry experts Dr. Adesola Adedunta, CEO, First Bank of Nigeria, Rakiya Shuaibu Mohammed, Director of Information Technology, Central Bank of Nigeria, Chia Hock Lai, CEO of Switchnovate, Bénédicte Nolens, Head of the BIS Innovation Hub, Hong Kong Centre amongst many others will be leading the conversation.
Kindly see the details below
Register here: https://cebih.org/digitalcurrency/
Date: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021
Time: 11:30 AM
Venue: Physical and Virtual (Zoom)
The Committee of e-Business Industry Heads (CeBIH) is constituted of the upper echelon of electronic business industry practitioners in all Banks in Nigeria with Adeyemi Atanda as chairman of CEBIH and Oluremi Tinolu- Gabriel as Vice Chairman
Our major and most important objective is the promotion of electronic banking services in line with “Global best practices”.