Upcoming Events 2023

Applications open for the 2024 AFI Inclusive Fintech Showcase!

13 September 2023

Global call for all digital financial innovators!

The AFI Inclusive Fintech Showcase showcases the world’s most promising FinTech and RegTech innovators who are enhancing access to and the usage and quality of formal financial services for low-income populations in developing countries and emerging markets.

Africa FinTech Summit

The Payments Association in partnership with Africa Fintech Summit will be hosting, for the first time in Zambia, The Africa Fintech Summit 2023. From the 2nd to the 3rd of November.

The Africa Fintech Summit is a convening of Fintechs and other players in the digital payments ecosystem in Africa, to explore ideas, mobilize investments and collaborations across sectors. This event will bring together industry thought leaders from across Africa, Speakers, entrepreneurs, and innovators to discuss the latest trends and advancements in the fintech sector as well as provide investment opportunities.

As an Association dedicated to advancing the payments industry, we believe this summit will provide valuable opportunities for our members to network, learn, collaborate with their peers, and be linked to investment. We are also confident that the event will be an excellent platform for our members to showcase their products and services to a wider audience from across the continent.


“Who will be your BFA CEO of the Year for 2023?”

Kindly complete the 2023 Banking and Financial Services Awards Nomination Form for various Award categories on the link below and Participate in Recognizing Outstanding Performance in the Banking and Financial Services Sector in Zambia.

Deadline: 8th September 2023

Brief Background:

Massive transformation is taking place in the banking and financial services sector, and this transformation needs to be acknowledged and encouraged at a national sector-specific level. This Year, the recognition is even Bigger and Better as Fintech institutions have not been left out. Please note that public voting will constitute 50% of the total votes and the 50% will come from the independent panel of judges. Selection and voting criteria have been placed below each award name on this form for your ease of reference when nominating.


Hello AfCFTA Champions,

Registration for the #AfCFTAYouthSymposium is ongoing!

This is the AfCFTA’s Inaugural Youth-focused event and an unprecedented opportunity to engage with Africa’s youth in trade, business, academia and policy on the #AfCFTA. Join us as we shape the future of trade in Africa.

#YouthInTrade #AYS2023 #RegisterNow