CENTRAL Bank Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele is leaving no stone unturned to ensure that the institution’s Cashless CardExpo Africa achieve all its set out goals.
With an expectation of over 3,000 visitors and delegates from various professional leanings and industries across the world, the 2016 annual CBN Cashless CardExpo Africa which is scheduled to hold between 14 – 16 June 2016 at the Eko Hotel and Suites Victoria Island, Lagos will raise and find solutions to issues concerning the entire banking/finance and industrial sectors.
With the retail payment industry is experiencing a dramatic shift as e-commerce is already capturing a larger share of sales than ever before and new trends in e-commerce showing that purchase of goods and services can occur with payment made on the point of sale (POS) at a merchant location through the internet, or by telephone, e-commerce has been one of the major catalysts’ for the retail industry across Africa and globally.
However, the huge factor to the growth of retail sector and e-commerce in Africa lies in the usage of the internet.
According to information emerging from CBN, this year’s Cashless Card Expo Africa 2016 will focus on the future of retail payment and e-commerce and how innovation will drive this process. The conference and exhibition will focus on new users as well the service delivery strategies that would deliver the future of retail payments and ecommerce as top retail payment and e-commerce experts will provide strategies on how to position and enhance your business to guarantee your spot in the ever changing retail and e-commerce industry.
Other aspects of the conference and exhibition will be: The 2016 Awards and Dinner Ceremony which will take place on Thursday 16th June, 2016 at same venue and will enable the audience to win up to N1,000,0000 (One Million Naira) in shopping vouchers.