Be a part of the leading bank to bank forum where transaction banking, trade and payments executives in the region converge. The 2024 BAFT MENA Bank to Bank Forum, set for March 5 – 6, 2024 in Dubai, UAE, will cover a spectrum of topical industry issues with a Middle East and North Africa focus.
Dive into thought-provoking and insightful discussions with esteemed speakers and industry experts, while also facilitating dedicated time for meaningful bank to bank meetings and networking opportunities, allowing you to optimize the value of your time during the two day program.
Don’t miss the chance to be part of this premier industry conference shaping the future of transaction banking in the MENA region. Refer to the registration page for additional information on registration types and rates for BAFT members and non-members.
All times are in Gulf Standard Time (GST)
09:30 - 14:30
13:30 - 14:30
14:30 - 17:50
17:50 - 18:30
08:30 - 09:30
09:30 - 13:30
13:30 - 14:30
13:30 - 17:00
Registration for the 2024 BAFT MENA Bank to Bank Forum in Dubai, UAE from March 5 – 6 is now open. Please note the early bird rate ends January 29.
Room reservations at the discounted attendee rate are also now available. Upon completing your registration, remember to book your room to take advantage of the special attendee rate. Check the Venue & Accommodations tab for further details on hotel options, rates and how to book your room.
|Registration Type||Early Bird Rate
(Until January 29)
(After January 29)
|Member||$550 USD||$650 USD|
|Non-Member||$775 USD||$875 USD|
You will be asked to log in to your BAFT web account to complete registration. Your username is the email address you used during registration. If you forgot your password, please click the password reset link. If you do not have a BAFT web account, please create one first. Once you have created an account or reset your password, please return to this registration page to complete your registration.
Join the transaction banking community along with others involved in cross-border payments and trade as they gather to discuss key issues and best practices at the 2024 BAFT MENA Bank to Bank Forum. The Forum will focus on pertinent regional topics including correspondent banking and de-risking, Islamic banking challenges and opportunities, the evolving trade and payment landscapes, and regulatory reform within transaction banking.
The MENA Bank to Bank Forum is your opportunity to position your organization as a thought leader amongst 225+ leading bankers and financial services professionals in the region. Network with your colleagues or have uninterrupted meetings with current, prospective and future clients during dedicated bilateral meeting times included in the program schedule.
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The 2024 BAFT MENA Bank to Bank Forum will be held March 5 – 6 at the Habtoor Palace in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The hotel is centrally located in the landmark lifestyle development on the banks of the Dubai Water Canal and minutes from DIFC, Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall, and other local attractions.
Habtoor Palace Dubai
Al Habtoor City
Sheikh Al Zayed Road
We pre-negotiated a special number of hotel rooms at a discounted conference attendee price. Both hotels are connected to each other for easy access to the conference room. Book your room early to guarantee your space!
1. Choose from either of the hotels below:
All room prices include breakfast and taxes with cancellation until February 15, 2024.
2. Need optional add-ons?
“It was a great event, well organized and well attended.”
“There was a good mix of topics during panel discussions and the possibility for networking.”
“Very useful from a networking perspective and the subjects discussed in the panels were interesting.”
Abu Dhabi, UAE
“The quality of the participants was very high, which provided a great opportunity for networking. ”
“The topics of discussion were good and panelists were very knowledgeable.”
“Interesting subjects and discussions, well animated. Very good opportunity to network with regional peers.”
“The BAFT MENA Forum was an excellent event with high quality speakers presenting on important issues in banking both for the region and globally.”
Saint Paul, Minnesota