|Speakers:||Mr. Jorge Moncayo, Specialist, Central Bank of Ecuador, Ecuador|
|Mr. Mulugeta Bedanea, REST/USAID Program Focal Person, REST, Ethiopia|
|Mr. Craig Chelius, Executive Director, Mifos Initiative, USA|
|Md. Shahadat Khan, Chief Executive Officer, Progoti Systems Limited, Bangladesh|
Mobile technology has grown dramatically as a powerful channel for reducing costs to transact for many who are excluded from more traditional financial services. This session will look at the macro context of the digital revolution, its challenges and opportunities for institutions and for the clients they seek to reach through mobile money, agent networks, and other digital financial services that drive usage.