The 4th Annual Summit

"Financing Home-Grown Economic Transformation"

December 4th - 5th,2019



About the Fourth Annual Summit

The Fourth Annual EA-Finance Summit has been officially launched...

The Fourth Annual East Africa Finance Summit (4th EAFS) is being co-organized through the public-private partnership of The i-Capital Africa Institute, FDRE Public Enterprises Holdings and Administration Agency and Jimma University (JU). The summit will be held on December 4th & 5th, 2019 at the United Nations Conference Center in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The summit theme for 2019 is Financing Home-Grown Economic Transformation with its long-standing motto “…examining policies and practices …”.

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Summit Brief Description

Platinum Sponsor

General Topics-2019

AfCFTA Membership and WTO accession

Capital Market

Digitization, Fin-Tech and Mobile Finance

Finance Reform and Governance

to promote 'Home-Grown Economic Reform"

Human Resource Management

Developing digital talent for the Finance Sector

Interest-Free Banking and Finance

to expand financial inclusion

Confirmed Speakers

Biruk Taye, PhD
Senior Advisor,
Ministry of Finance, ETHIOPIA

Worku Negash, PhD
Ministry of Science and Higher Education, ETHIOPIA

Getahun Nana
Former President, DBE
Former Vice Governor, NBE

Yohannes Ayalew, PhD
Executive Director
Ethiopian Development Research Institute, ETHIOPIA

Nissar Ahmad Yatoo, PhD
Head, Department of Islamic Economics, Banking and Finance
Islamic Online University, KASHMIR

Confirmed Exhibitors


United Nations Conference Center, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

About Us

The i-Capital Africa Institute is a private consulting firm established and based in Ethiopia to deliver Intellectual Capital Development Packages, provide Knowledge Sharing Platforms, and promote Innovation & Technology Transfer Solutions for small to large scale enterprises in Africa.

Contact Us

Arat-Killo, Elsabet Bldg #604, Arada Sub-City

Office Phone:+251 11 812 06 00

Mobile Phone+251 91 162 90 11

P.O.Box: 80484


Addis Ababa, Ethiopia