MEBIS Dubai 2016

5-6 September 2016
Palazzo Versace Dubai
Dubai, U.A.E.

Summit Brief

Middle East Banking Innovation Summit - the GCC region’s largest banking technology summit is back for its 6th year. The summit is set to take place on 5th and 6th September 2016 at Palazzo Versace, Dubai. Featuring senior visionary leaders and practitioners from the banking and technology domains across the region and the globe, the 2016 edition of the summit will focus on the banking transformation roadmap for the Middle East.
Banking in the Middle East has grown at an unprecedented rate. It is estimated that the global banking industry currently spends $500 billion (Dh1.83 trillion) on technology. Technology has revolutionized the banking industry and drastically transformed the way banks do business. This must-attend summit will focus on the developments in the banking industry, highlight the trends and feature case studies with the sole purpose of emphasizing the impact of technology in this sector.

Summit Brief

Sponsors & Partners

Featured Speakers

Siamak Amirghodsi |
Siamak Amirghodsi

VP - Data Management & Advanced Analytics OCC

Naveed Minhas |
Naveed Minhas

Banking Industry Leader MEA and Turkey, Global Business Services IBM

Sagheer Mufti |
Sagheer Mufti

Chief Operating Officer Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

Maciej Salata |
Maciej Salata

Business Solution Manager Comarch

Praveen Bangera
Praveen Bangera

Manager of Digital Acquisitions Mashreq

Pedro Cardoso |
Pedro Cardoso

Senior Vice President, Head – Multichannel, CRM & Digital Transformation Emirates NBD

Roshdi Osman |
Roshdi Osman

Deputy CISO Banque Saudi Fransi

Ali Alomran |
Ali Alomran

DGM – Technology Services Arab National Bank

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Programme at a Glance




Q & A


Case Studies


Latest Innovations


Industry Trends


Panel Discussions

Delivered through a combination of individual and joint presentations, panel discussions, case study presentations and Q&A sessions, the Middle East Banking Innovation Summit will address the following trends in the banking technology domain -

  • Digital Disruption
  • Blockchain revolution
  • Open API’s (Application programming interfaces)
  • “Know Your Customer”(KYC) in a paperless format
  • Customer Experience
  • Transforming Core banking infrastructure
  • Middle East’s Adoption of Biometric Banking
  • Cyber Security & Risk Mitigation
  • Payment Innovations
  • Social Banking

Optimize your Conference Experience

The summit presents an opportunity to connect with over 450 senior GCC and international bankers under one roof, gain access to the latest information and see ground-breaking technological innovations impacting the banking industry


new trends and developments in the banking industry


more people and expand your professional connections


innovative products and solutions from leading suppliers


in idea sharing & gain new insights

The 2015 Edition in Figures

Hours of Networking
Industry Relevant Topics
Industry Expert Speakers from Around the World
Top Companies Represented
Senior Delegates Attended

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2015 Video Snapshot

2015 Conference Attendee Demographics








CIO’s, CTO’s & CMO’s
GM’s & Senior Management
Heads of Retail Banking
Heads of IT Security
Heads of Operations
Heads of Risk & Compliance
Heads of Cards & Payments

The 5th Annual Middle East Banking Innovation Summit 2015 hosted over 400 senior professionals including CEO’s, CIO’s, COO’s, CTO’s, CFO’s, VP’s, MD’s and Department Heads from banks, financial institutions and regulatory authorities across the Middle East and GCC region representing the following departments:

  • Fraud & Risk Management
  • Customer Experience, Marketing & Retail Banking
  • Mobile Banking
  • Information Technology & Innovation
  • Product & Service Development
  • Social Media & Digital Channels
  • Strategy, Business Management & Operations
  • Data & Customer Analytics
  • Business Development & Market Research
  • Wealth Management

See what our Past Participants have to Say

"As title sponsor of the 2015 Middle East Banking Innovation Summit, the event provided a great opportunity to showcase to our clients our innovation agenda. Expotrade was a great partner to work with and was a key part in making the show a success."


Pete Mitchell
Marketing Director

Registration Closed!

5-6 September 2016

Palazzo Versace Dubai
Dubai, U.A.E.

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