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Digital Financial Services (DFS) Workshop 27-28 April 2017

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The DFS Workshop that will be carried out from 27 to 28 April 2017, serves as a follow up to the Financial Technology (Fin Tech) workshop held in Trinidad 1st -3rd June 2016.


The primary purpose and objective of the DFS Workshop is to continue providing Caribbean stakeholders from various sectors with interactive sessions along the theme of utilizing technology innovations towards the goal of improving financial transactions and financing arrangements.


  • Policy makers & leaders  seeking greater participation in the digital economy
  • Financial and telecommunications/ICT regulators
  • Academia and institutions critical to research and development of the innovation sector
  • Entrepreneurs seeking to develop and use innovative financial solutions
  • Mobile network operators, banks, financial service providers, mobile financial services platform providers
  • International organizations, NGOs involved in financial inclusion programmes and civil society.

Organizers & Partners


The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), in partnership with and supported by:
• The Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT)
• The UWI St. Augustine Campus and the Caribbean Telecommunication Union (CTU) • Economic Commission for Latin America & the Caribbean (ECLAC)