MEBIS Dubai 2024

18-19 September 2024
JW Marriott Hotel Marina
Dubai, United Arab Emirates




MEBIS 2024

The Largest Banking Technology
& Innovation Event in the Middle East

Middle East Banking Innovation Summit 2024

The Middle East Banking Innovation Summit (MEBIS) is hosting its 15th edition, which will bring together more than 400 senior bankers from across the Middle East region. The primary objective of this summit is to explore the latest advancements in banking and fintech sectors. The banking and financial services sector in the MENA region serves nearly 450 million people, and it's essential to embrace new technologies and transformations to address customer needs and stay ahead in an evolving digital landscape.

The conference agenda covers the most significant and disruptive trends in the banking industry. This prestigious gathering spans over two days and provides MENA senior bankers and fintech leaders with educational case studies, enlightening panel sessions, and the best networking opportunities to engage in face-to-face business discussions.

Series Sponsors


Jamal Saleh
Jamal Saleh

Director General UAE Banks Federation

Miguel Rio-Tinto |
Miguel Rio-Tinto

Group Chief Digital and Information Officer Emirates NBD

Srinivasan Sampath |
Srinivasan Sampath

Group Chief Information Officer First Abu Dhabi Bank

Saket Saith |
Saket Saith

Group Chief Technology & Data Officer RAKBANK

Noman Rasheed |
Noman Rasheed

Chief Information Officer Dubai Islamic Bank

Dr. Joseph George |
Dr. Joseph George

Group Chief Digital and Information Officer Doha Bank

Hasan Fardan Al Fardan |
Hasan Fardan Al Fardan

Chief Executive Officer Al Fardan Exchange

Mai AlOwaish |
Mai AlOwaish

Chief Executive Officer CINET - Kuwait's Credit Bureau

Anand Krishnan |
Anand Krishnan

Director - Head of Technology Emirates Investment Bank

Ali Hassan Moosa
Ali Hassan Moosa

Financial Expert - National Program for Fiscal Sustainability & Financial Sector Development Ministry of Finance - Oman

Omar Khalifouh |
Omar Khalifouh

Deputy General Manager for Digital Transformation Burgan Bank - Kuwait

Abdullah Al-Obaidi |
Abdullah Al-Obaidi

SVP - Head of Private Banking Riyad Bank - Saudi Arabia

Adel Alrajhi |
Adel Alrajhi

GM Cards and Payment Alinma Bank - Saudi Arabia

Nahim Bassa |
Nahim Bassa

SVP - Group Head of Strategy & Transformation Bank Aljazira - Saudi Arabia

Thiruvilasen Pillay |
Thiruvilasen Pillay

Group Product Manager Retail Assets Qatar National Bank (QNB Group)

Islam Nabil Awad |
Islam Nabil Awad

Manager Solutions Architecture - Digital Group Banque Saudi Fransi - Saudi Arabia

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Topics Overview

  • The Digital Banking Landscape
  • Building the Digital Payments Hub
  • Omnichannel Banking Excellence
  • Integrating Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Banking Operations
  • Data-Driven Strategies for Competitive Advantage
  • Transforming Banking Security - Leveraging Artificial Intelligence
  • Open Banking: Accelerating Innovation, Collaboration, and Financial Inclusion in the Digital Economy
  • Monetization Strategies for Banks in the Digital Age
  • Data Management Strategies for Banking
  • Driving Innovation and Customer Engagement in Banking

Event Format

MEBIS hosts a variety of regional and international keynote speeches, detailed case studies, interactive panel discussions, and insightful fireside chats, all centered around the technologies and processes driving the digitalization of the banking industry.


Fireside Chats

Case Studies

Latest Innovations

Industry Trends

Panel Discussions


Benefits of Attending

MEBIS offers insights into the latest banking technologies, strategies for efficient digitized marketing, and guidance on building strong open-banking ecosystems for participants in the fast-growing banking and financial services industry.


with industry experts


key trends and technologies


new business opportunities


insightful trends from industry leaders

Summit Fast Facts

Delegates attend each year

Industry expert speakers

Hours of Networking

of attendees are decision makers / influencers

Top MENA Banks represented

Attendee Profile

MEBIS is a platform that brings together more than 400 experienced professionals from top banks who are dedicated to developing and implementing innovative banking solutions across the region. By attending MEBIS, you will have the opportunity to meet face-to-face with senior leaders from various banking functions listed below:

  • Risk & Fraud
  • Retail, Business & Investment Banking
  • IT & Data Analytics
  • Research & Development
  • Customer Experience
  • Online & Mobile Banking
  • Transaction Processing & Support
  • Audit & Inspection
  • Cards, Payments & Merchant Services
  • Loans & Mortgage
  • Strategy & Operations
  • Treasury

More from MEBIS

Discover more about MEBIS - Middle East's leading banking techonology & innovation event:

MEBIS Highlights

MEBIS is the most influential and attended banking technology event in the MENA region. For over 14 years, MEBIS has continued to bring bankers and solution providers together, creating a platform for learning and to do business. Visit our Youtube channel to view highlights from previous editions.

Speaking at MEBIS

MEBIS provides you with a platform to interact with the senior executives of the banking industry. Speaking at MEBIS gives you the chance to share your experiences, knowledge, and solutions with key industry stakeholders. It enables you to establish yourself and your brand as a thought leader in the industry.

Networking at MEBIS

MEBIS brings together industry thought leaders from across the MENA region and beyond. Over the 2 day period attendees are exposed to 10+ hours of networking. MEBIS has proved to be the best platform to engage and discuss goals, visions, trends and challenges in banking within the region.

Here's what our attendees have to say

"The conference sessions and speakers were good. What I like most about the event is that it was organized."

Krisztina Borsi

Business Analyst, Appello
" What I like most about the event is the mix between presentations and networking."  

Jacques Caers

Head of Sales – Financial Matters, Guardsquare
"The onsite event management team was super friendly and very helpful especially Andrew."

Joud Zaumot

Business Development Executive, Temenos


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18-19 September 2024

JW Marriott Hotel Marina
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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