The Georgetown University and Santander Partnership on Social Economy will present   “Achieving Financial Inclusion": An Event of the Annual 'Finance and Human Development' Series,  on Thursday, October 6, 2016 at Gaston Hall, Georgetown University,  Washington, DC.  The event will consist of afternoon panel discussions followed by a special keynote address featuring Lawrence H. Summers, President Emeritus and Charles W. Eliot Professor, Harvard University, with a special introduction by Ana Botín, Executive Chairman, Santander.

Date: Thursday, October 6, 2016
Time: 3:00 p.m. (doors open at 2:30 p.m.)
Location: Gaston Hall, Georgetown University

Registration: Register by October 3, 2016 at http://links.georgetown.mkt6170.com/ctt?kn=5&ms=MjY0OTgwNjAS1&r=NzE1OTM1MTU4NDIS1&b=0&j=ODgyMDg2OTgxS0&mt=1&rt=0

 

Afternoon Panels:
 
Different Models of Financial Inclusion 
3:00 - 4:15 p.m.
Claver Gatete, Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Rwanda
Shawn A. Cole, John G. McLean Professor of Business Administration, Harvard University
Ashish J. Thakkar, Founder, Mara Group, Mara Foundation and co-founder, Atlas Mara
 
Reaching the Unbanked: Technology and Innovation 
4:20 - 5:35 p.m.
William Jack, Professor of Economics, Georgetown University
Kathleen McGowan, Center for Global Solutions, USAID
Olga Morawczynski, MasterCard Foundation
 
Panels moderated by: Ricardo Ernst, Professor of Operations and Global Logistics, Georgetown University
 

Keynote Address:

6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Lawrence H. Summers, President Emeritus and Charles W. Eliot Professor, Harvard University  
with special introduction by Ana Botín, Executive Chairman, Santander
 

 
Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made by emailing socialeconomy@georgetown.edu  or by calling 202-687-1346.  A good faith effort will be made to fulfill disability accommodation requests.

For further information, please contact:  Helen Ryan at socialeconomy@georgetown.edu