Vietnam to Host World Financial Innovation Series


Amidst a steep growth trajectory with technology adoption, fintech has leapfrogged in Vietnam to become the leading financial services access provider to its 67 million massive unbanked population.

Housing close to 200 fintech organizations the current market knows no bounds as The Ministry of Finance together with the State Bank of Vietnam has even established a regulatory sandbox to further uplift tech innovations in the financial ecosystem.

In the wake of the above developments, the WFIS which has had a remarkable history in ASEAN for powering the biggest FSI deals and partnerships through its event platform, will now debuting in Vietnam on 4 – 5 April 2023.

The 2-day event will host over 350 technology and business heads from the leading banks, insurance & micro-finance institutions across the country to create a buzzing market like no other.

The event will also feature over 25 industry-leading solution providers who will capitalize on the platform by exhibiting their latest products and solutions. They include: Nucleus Software, Perfios Software Solution, Clayfin, OutSystems, Xebia, Genesys, NGS Telecommunication and Equipment Joint Stock Company, Alibaba Cloud, FPT Telecom International, iProov, AppSealing, SmartNet Technology Co., Ltd., MineSec, Contour, Parasoft, and VietNet Distribution Joint Stock Company (VietNet Distribution JSC.).

Vietnam Banks Association (VNBA) has even stepped forward as the official supporting partner for World Financial Innovation Series (WFIS).

In a statement issued, post confirming VNBA’s support for WFIS, the Secretary General from Vietnam Banks Association, Dr. Nguyen Quoc Hung expressed his views on the event, he said, “This event, WFIS 2023, will be an opportunity for leaders, experts, technology and business executives from leading

Banking, Insurance & Microfinance institutions in the region to share and update information related to digital transformation and also an opportunity for member organizations of HHNH to attend.”

The agenda at WFIS 2023 – Vietnam has been specifically curated to bring out the most relevant intel from the most pressing industry topics. Some of the topics include – Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs); Streamlining Legacy System in Banking; Embracing the Future of Customer Onboarding Procedure through Automation; Fueling AI Adoption in the Banking Sector; Neobanks: Exploring the Ever-Evolving Seamless Banking Experience; Demystifying Blockchain Technology; and many others.

One of the key speakers for the event, Kanishk Upadhyay, the Executive Vice President from Techcombank (TCB) expressed the significance of the event, he said, “WFIS 2023 is bringing together leaders, experts, technology and business executives from leading Banking and Fintechs. The fully packed roster, is a great opportunity to not only update yourself on information related to the latest digital happenings, but also a chance to meet and pick the brains of the expert speakers in attendance. Can’t wait!”

Organizer and CEO of Tradepass, Sudhir Jena, expressed “With Vietnam witnessing an unprecedented shift in consumer behaviour and one of the highest growth rate in the fintech market across ASEAN, WFIS 2023 – Vietnam will be the perfect opportunity for the fintech providers to collaborate with the traditional financial institutions and other seeking organizations that want to incorporate fintech into their core infrastructure.”

MySecurity Media are media partner to WFIS 2023.


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