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​​​2019 WSBI Asia Regional Group meeting ​

Hosted by Cambodia Post Bank​

27-28 November 2019 | Phnom Penh, Cambodia 


​PROGRAMME

​​​Day 1, 27 November 2019​

​​​​Day 1, 27 November 2019​
​08:30-09:00
Registration
​09:00-09:05
Cambodia National Anthem
​09:05-09:45
​Welcome Speeches
  • Chris De Noose, Managing Director, World Savings and Retail Banking Institute (WSBI)
  • Neak Oknha, Pung Kheav Se, Chairman of the Board, Cambodia Postbank (CPBank)
  • H.E. Neav Chanthana, Deputy Governor of National Bank of Cambodia​
​09:45-10:20
​Session 1: INTRODUCTORY SPEECH – SETTING THE SCENE
  • Chua Phak Ju, CBO Cambodia Post Bank​
​10:20-10:50
Coffee break and Group Photo
​10:50-12:00
Session 2: TOWARDS AN ECOSYSTEM FOR WOMEN FINANCIAL INCLUSION

MODERATOR: BETTINA GATT, INTERNATIONAL GENDER SPECIALIST, FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION (FAO)​

  • Introduction to FAO´s Gender Equality Goals and Objectives, with emphasis on Women’s access to rural finance: challenges and opportunities by Bettina Gatt (FAO)​
  • Song Khenglay, Chief Operation Officer (COO), Canadia Bank
  • Insights from Banking on Women Programme by Rubin Japhta, Senior Gender & SME Banking Specialist, IFC’s Banking on Women program
  • Strengthening women’s entrepreneurship in ASEAN by Max Bulakovskiy, Policy Analyst and Project Manager, Southeast Asia, Global Relations Secretariat, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
  • ‘Digital and social norms and how digital financial services impacts women’s empowerment and economic participation’ by Professor Malin Malmstrom, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Luleå University of Technology​
​12:00-13:30
Lunch
​13:30-15:00
​Session 3: CUSTOMIZE FINANCIAL PRODUCT AND SERVICE FOR WOMEN

MODERATOR: WOLFGANG NEUMANN, DIRECTOR, EU REPRESENTATION OF GERMAN SAVINGS BANKS ASSOCIATION
  • Mary Jane Perreras, Vice-Chairperson of CARD SME Bank, the Philippines
  • S. S. Saha, Chief General Manager, National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development India
  • Women entrepreneurship and financial inclusion by Md. Ahsan UI Alam, Senior Vice President, Head of Agent Banking Division, Bank Asia, Bangladesh​
​15:00-15:30
Coffee break
​15:30-17:00
​Session 4: EMPOWERING WOMEN IN GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN AND THROUGH FINANCIAL EDUCATION

MODERATOR: BETTINA GATT, INTERNATIONAL GENDER SPECIALIST, FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION (FAO)​
  • Say Sokheng, Partner and Head of Regional Accounting Advisory Practice Group at DFDL​
  • Chum Monika, Country Manager of Visa Inc.
  • Diana Tjoeng, Asia Regional Manager, Good Return Cambodia
  • Working on demand side - insight from HERproject by Sethypong SOK, Cambodia Representative at BSR (Business for Social Responsibility)​
​19:00-21:00
​Dinner hosted by Cambodia Post Bank

Day 2, 28 November 2019​
​09:00-11:30
​WSBI Institutional Agenda          
  • Members’ latest development by each participating member bank (5 minutes oral presentation each)
  • WSBI priorities and activities
  • Roundtable discussion​
​11:30-12:30
Lunch
​​12:30-16:00
​Study Visit
Option 1: Visit CPBank SSK Branch, Wat Phnom (central of Phnom Penh City, Ancient location where the City established)
Option 2: Visit Olympia and Koh Pich Construction Property Projects​

​13:00-16:00
Study Visit