Special Events

This division will form the requisite network and connections with leading academics, fintech companies, social entrepreneurs and students from across the world to organise the Financial Inclusion Conference (FIC) in 2024. The division will also organise our annual microfinance and microinsurance crash with Aga Khan Agency.

Convention

MICROFINANCE CRASH COURSE

Reinforcing our Commitment

Every year, we invite Sadru Akbarali, former senior programme manager for Aga Khan Agency to give an enriching 4-session crash course on Microfinance. Starting from the origins of microfinance and ending with the opportunities and challenges the field faces today, Sadru provides a comprehensive overview of the fundamentals of microfinance.

 

The course details for 2022 will be published shortly, please check back for more updates and sign up via the link below.

Microinsurance Crash Course

Sadru Akbarali, former senior programme manager for Aga Khan Agency, also delivers a thought-provoking 3-session crash course on Microinsurance. Building on the knowledge from our Microfinance Crash Course, Sadru goes through the opportunities and challenges of insurance markets today. This equips students with a solid foundation in microinsurance.

 

The course details for 2023 will be published shortly, please check back for more updates and sign up via the link below.

Financial Inclusion Conference (FIC)

Our new flagship event due to be hosted in the 2023/24 academic year. Join us for a whole day packed with panel events, networking sessions, and speeches about the vast industry of financial inclusion.

The aim of the conference will be to have an open debate about financially empowering marginalised communities. Help us make this vision a reality by joining the Special Events Committee!

Sessions in 2022/23:

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Calendar For Our 2022/23 Sessions:

10th Nov - 1st Dec |    Microfinance Crash Course
Dates: 10th Nov, 17th Nov, 24th Nov, 1st Dec

9th Feb - 23rd Feb | Microinsurance Crash Course
Dates: 9th Feb, 16th Feb, 23rd Feb

Fill out the form below to register your interest: