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The Joint Financial Sector Regulators Retreat 2019 is happening today 26th September, 2019 at Plan Hotel, Malindi.

The forum which is attended by Kenya's financial Sector regulators i.e IRA, CBK, SASRA, RBA & CMA among others presents the regulators with an opportunity to review cross-sectoral matters that have an impact on the financial sector, update themselves on emerging trends, risks and opportunities and devise strategies of working collaboratively to improve the operations and performance of the overall financial sector.

This year's forum is themed "The Changing Face of Financial Markets: Responsive Regulation.

Changing Face of Financial Market, Responsive Regulation

 The Speakers

 

Gerhard

Gerhard Coetzee

CGAP

Gerhard Coetzee leads the customer value team at CGAP, including customer segments and insights, protection and value, and is also responsible for Gateway Academy, a digital learning platform. He is an Extraordinary Professor at the University of Stellenbosch Business School

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Thomas Wiechers

FSD Africa

Thomas manages our work on risk transfer and risk management and collaborates with the insurance sector, small and medium-sized enterprises, public agencies and regulatory authorities and stakeholders in the agriculture, health, investment and other sectors.

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Thomas
 
 
Courtney

Courtney Christie-Veitch

IMF - East Afritac

Courtney provides technical assistance to banking, insurance and capital market regulators in the East African Region (seven countries) to strengthen financial sector supervision and regulation and align supervisory standards with international benchmarks. Courtney’s remit spans the banking, micro finance, insurance and pension sectors as well as capital markets

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Dr Katherine Getao

ICT Authority

Dr. Getao served as the ICT Secretary at the Ministry of ICT. She has also held other senior appointments in government such as ICT Secretary, e-Government at the Presidency and also served in the United Nations as a member of the Group of Governmental Experts on Security in the context of ICT.

Among the key contributions Dr. Getao has brought to the government is spearheading the Huduma Kenya Initiative.

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Katherine
 

 Agenda

 

8.45 – 9.15 AM

Arrival and Registration of Participants

 

 12.00-12.45 PM

Big Chat

1. Paul Muthaura, CEO, CMA

2. John Mwaka, CEO, SASRA

3. Godfrey Kiptum, CEO, IRA

4. Dr Patrick Njoroge, Governor. CBK

5. Nzomo Mutuku, CEO, RBA

9.15– 10.00 AM

Welcoming Remarks

Hon. Abdirahin H. Abdi, MGH; Chairman,

Board of Directors, IRA

 

Key Note Address

Hon. (Amb) Ukur Yattani; Ag. Cabinet Secretary,

National Treasury & Planning

 

Release of Financial Stability Report 2018

 

Session Chair

Godfrey Kiptum; Commissioner of Insurance & Chief Executive Officer, IRA



 

 12.45-1.15 PM

 

Plenary

 

 

1.15 – 2.15 PM

 

Lunch

 10.00-10.30 AM

 Health Break and Photo Session

 2.15– 3.00 PM

 

Technical Committee Report

 10.30-11.00 AM

Thematic Presentation

“The Changing Face of Financial Markets: Responsive Regulation”

Mr. Gerhard Coetzee; Lead Financial Sector Specialist, CGAP

 3.00 – 3.45 PM

 

 Presentation

“The Future of Finance in the era of disruptions: Making change happen”

Dr George Njenga, Dean, Strathmore Business School

 11.00-12.00 PM

Panel Discussion

1. Mr. Courtney Christie-Veitch; Advisor, Financial Sector Supervision IMF/East African Regional Technical Association

2. Dr Catherine Getao; CEO, ICT Authority, Kenya

3. Mr. Thilasoni Benjamin Musuku, Senior Financial Sector Specialist, Financial Sector Support Project, Kenya

4. Mr. Thomas Wiechers; Director, Financial Sector Deepening, Africa

 3.45 – 4.15 PM

 Resolutions of the Retreat

 

4.15 – 4.30 PM

Closing Remarks

 

7.00 – 11.00 PM

Gala Dinner

 

 

The Venue

 PLAN HOTEL, MALINDI

12th RETREAT OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE FINANCIAL SECTOR REGULATORS
THEME: THE CHANGING FACE OF FINANCIAL MARKETS: RESPONSIVE REGULATION

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Moderator and Topical Speakers

 

George

Dr. George Njenga

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Topic “The Future of Finance in the era of disruptions: Making change happen”

John

Dr. John Olukuru

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Moderator - “The Changing Face of Financial Markets: Responsive Regulation”

Benjamin

Benjamin Musuku

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Panelist: “The Changing Face of Financial Markets: Responsive Regulation”

 

 

 12th RETREAT OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE FINANCIAL SECTOR REGULATORS

What

JFSR 2019

When

September 26, 2019

Where

Plan Hotel - Malindi

 

 

 

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