Invitation: Exploring the Challenges of Digital Transformation in the UAE Financial Sector

You are cordially invited to embark on a transformative journey at the Digital Transformation in the UAE Financial Sector event, proudly hosted by the ADGM Academy Research Centre, in collaboration with the College of Business and Economics at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU).

Prepare to delve into the heart of digital innovation as we discuss recently published research shedding light on the dynamic landscape of digital transformation within the UAE’s financial sector. Our distinguished speakers, comprising the UAEU research team and senior representatives from leading financial institutions, will offer unparalleled insights and analysis.

Engage with our esteemed speakers during interactive Q&A sessions, where you’ll have the opportunity to share your insights, pose questions, and contribute to the collective discourse. We will end with a networking session, fostering meaningful connections and paving the way for future collaboration.

RSVP now to secure your place at this pivotal event shaping the future of finance in the UAE.

We eagerly anticipate your presence as we embark on this transformative journey together.


Tuesday, 11 June 2024


  • Presentation & Discussion: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Networking: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM


ADGM Academy, 20th Floor, Room 7, Al Maqam Tower, Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi


  • Dr. Thouraya Gherissi, Co-author, UAE University (UAEU)
  • Mr. Johan Burger, Co-author, UAE University (UAEU)
  • Dr. Devid Jegerson, Chief Operating Officer, Invest Bank
  • Nader Al Ansari, Head of Technology, Governance, Risk & Compliance, FAB
  • Krishna Nair, Chief Operating Officer, EDB
  • Alaa Al Rousan, Senior Account Director, Swift
  • Dr. Ashraf Elwan, COO, Banque Misr

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