7th Supply Chain Finance (SCF) Summit

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, • English

The ICC Academy is pleased to invite you to the 7th Supply Chain Finance (SCF) Summit that will be held on 9-10 May 2018 in Dubai.


Returning for its seventh edition, the summit will gather over 200 top trade and supply chain finance specialists from across domestic and international trade community. Designed to cover topics that are globally important and from a MENA perspective, the summit aims to cover topics ranging from the role of SCF in emerging markets to alternative finance/fintech and from the One Belt, One Road Initiative to addressing the compliance agenda in Supply Chain Finance. Stakeholders will join under one roof to exchange ideas and share knowledge and discuss prevailing challenges and opportunities.

Participants will be able to gain valuable knowledge from in-depth panel discussions and examine key case studies. In addition to the formal sessions, this Summit will also be a valuable platform for informal dialogue among the fellow delegates and experts to share ideas and experiences and enjoy an array of dedicated networking opportunities.

We look forward to welcoming you in Dubai!

Reasons to attend

  • Industry updates and current trends
  • Case studies on how to mobilise SCF
  • Exchange ideas in lively discussions
  • Walk away with solutions
  • Interacting and networking with industry leaders
  • Did we mention it’s in Dubai! 

Target Audience

  • Financial Institutions
  • Multilateral Development Banks
  • Export Credit Agencies
  • Corporates
  • Independent Financiers
  • Insurance brokers and underwriters
  • Lawyers and consultants
  • Fintech companies
  • Service Providers    


9 May 2018Programme1
9.00-9.30Registration and Networking Breakfast
9.30-9.40Welcome Remarks
9.40-9.45Keynote Remarks
9.45-9.55Opening Remarks
9.55-10.25Economic and business outlook in the

Middle East

10.25-10.50Keynote Remarks
10.50 -11.15Networking Break
11.15-12.10Panel Discussion

Making SCF available to Small & Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) in emerging markets- A Regional Perspective


12.10-1.00Panel Discussion

Optimizing SCF for global businesses in emerging markets- A Global Perspective


13.00-13.20ICC Academy News and Updates
13.20-14.20Networking Lunch
14.20-14.25Afternoon Opening
14.25-15.10Panel Discussion

‘Transaction Banking’ – Strategic priorities for banks in 2018


15.10-15.35Supply Chain Finance: A Global Evolving Landscape.
15.35-15.50Networking Break
15.50-16.35Panel Discussion

Fintech powered Alternative Finance: The
story so far…


16.35-17.10Panel Discussion

Fintech Evolution or Revolution: From Competition to Collaboration


17.10-17.20Day 1 Closing Remarks
Evening Networking ReceptionEvening Networking Reception
10 May 2018Programme2 breakfast
9.30-9.45Day 2 Opening Remarks
9.45-10.10ICC Banking Commission News and


10.10-11.00Panel Discussion

Paving the ‘Silk Road’ for Middle East– Opportunities & Challenges



11.00-11.15Networking break
11.15-12.00Panel Discussion

Keeping SCF secure: Addressing the compliance agenda


12.00-12.50Panel Discussion

Using technology to drive innovation in

SCF: Leading trends….


12.50–13.15Day 2 Closing Remarks
13.15 Lunch and Network

Logistical notes

Dates:  9-10 May 2018

Venue: Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Baniyas Road, Deira
P.O Box 1457
Dubai, U.A.E


The registration fee includes participation to the networking breakfast, entry to the ceremony, attending all plenary meeting programme, exhibition, lunches, coffee breaks, and welcome kit. Travel and hotel expenses are not included.

General Ticket: $SGD 1050 (Equivalent to $USD 780)

Invoicing and Payment

For online registration, click here. If you have any questions about payment/or if you would like an invoice issued, kindly get in touch with Priyanka Satapathy at priyanka.satapathy@icc.academy.


For the ICC Academy candidates this event will be credited 10 PDCs towards the ICC Academy Recertification and 10 PDUs towards CDSC and CSDG Recertification by London Institute of Banking (LIBF)



Hosting Partner






Media Partners

            TXFOxford Business Group    

For more information, please contact

  • Priyanka Satapathy
  • +65 68059458
  • Marketing & Events Manager