Afaq News – The economic conference (Innovation in Digital Economy Summit) will begin next Monday in Qatar-Doha , which will be held over two days on the fifth and sixth of February, at the kempinski Hotel, organized by the Qatari Afaq Event Management Company and in cooperation with the Jordanian Afaq Group For media and organizing conference.
Groups of Arab and foreign entities and institutions have announced their participation in the important summit to learn about the latest developments in the world of digitization.
The Chairman of Afaq Group Dr. Khaldoun Nusair confirmed the participation of several delegations from Arab countries in the conference, in addition to the presence of Arab Businessmen and specialists in entrepreneurship and Fintech.
According to Dr.Khaldoun Nusair , the conference aims to strengthen the concept of the digital economy and its impact on traditional economic life and elements of the economy in general, especially the development that has occurred after the Corona pandemic and the transition of the entire world to digitization in all aspects of life, especially economic life.
He added that this session is being organized in Doha to increase opportunities for cooperation, strengthen economic, and trade relations between Jordanian, Qatari and Arab economists and Businessmen participating in this conference.
A group of speakers with Arab and foreign expertise and specialization, who have economic expertise in the world of the digital economy, announced their participation in the conference.
Where His Excellency Dr. Muhammad Al-Halaiqa (former Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs), Mr. Nasser Al-Marri (Vice Chairman and Founder of NCM Investment), Dr. Maher Al-Mahrouq (CEO – Association of Banks in Jordan) Dr. Lawyer Asma Ali Al-Qarrah Daghi (Founder of Asmaa Ali AlQura Daghi Law Firm & An Appeal Lawyer and a Magistrate at Qatar Financial Markets Authority), Mrs. Anita Kalergis (CEO at Ipsum Consulting | PR & Communications Manager at Xprizo), Mr. Richard Mifsud (CEO – Xprizo, FinTech and iGaming Entrepreneur), Mr. Pekka Kelkka (Blockchain and Cryptos advisor at top-notch Web3 projects), Mr. KEY – Karnika E. Yashwant (Co-Founder at Forward Protocol) will participate.
The conference will discuss a number of topics related to digital economy technology, the most important of which are investing in digital transformation, the latest financial technology innovations, web initiatives and trends in non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and the Metaverse, the future of decentralized finance and big data in Web3, the future role and smart contracts and their inherent and potential restrictions and digital wallets. The future, uses and advantages of Defi, how the Metaverse will change the way we live and work, Blockchain and its impact on foreign exchange markets, in addition to artificial intelligence (AI) in e-commerce, electronic payment innovations, and entrepreneurship.
The conference will be accompanied by a specialized financial exhibition to enable visitors and those interested to meet e-commerce and investment service providers and learn about the advantages and opportunities they offer to individuals and companies.
On the sidelines of the exhibition, a free course will be held with a group of international experts, entitled Challenges of Cyber security and Artificial Intelligence (AI), to learn Investment Strategies in Financial and Capital Markets and Risk Management in the Digital era Business through Web 3 and the Metaverse.
Noting that the conference will discuss a set of elements of the digital economy and digital finance in all areas of interest to governmental, private and official institutions.