|Speakers:||Mr. Nathan Were, Project Manager – Financial Inclusion, FINCA International, Uganda|
|Ms. Syeda Khaleda, Program Specialist (Consultant), Department of Disaster Management, Government of Bangladesh, Bangladesh|
|Mr. Binh Nguyen, Senior Evaluation Specialist, Asian Development Bank, Philippines|
|Ms. Bhagbati Chaudhary, Chairperson, Forward Community Microfinance Bittiya Sanstha Limited, Nepal|
|Mr. Julian Jamison, Senior Economist, World Bank (GINI) and IPA, USA|
|Ms. Michelle Costello, Professor, Baruch College CUNY, USA|
|Mr. Asher Hasan, Founder and CEO, Naya Jeevan, Pakistan|
|Mr. Eric Noggle, Research Director, Microfinance Opportunities, USA|
The Microcredit Summit Campaign is excited to announce its first Research Symposium at the 18th Microcredit Summit: Frontier Innovations in Financial Inclusion. Through this event, the Campaign hopes to address the needs expressed by practitioners, policymakers, officials, and academics for more actionable data and information on current social and financial inclusion efforts worldwide.
The Symposium will include case studies from various organization, field observations from leading practitioners, and analytical discussions based on demonstrated best practices in the sector. The Campaign hopes this Symposium will give attendants the opportunity to share innovative research & experiences, identify potential partners with common goals, and engage with others who are focused on learning how to best serve the most vulnerable. This series of presentations will have an additional associated fee of $50 US.
More information on confirmed presenters coming soon!