Days

21st SACCA CONGRESS

17 - 22 OCTOBER, 2021, KWALE | KENYA

Theme:

``Integration and Sustainable Network``

WHAT IS SACCA CONGRESS?

The biggest Credit Union Congress in Africa

17th – 22nd OCTOBER, 2021
KWALE | KENYA
Theme: “Integration and Sustainable Network Development”

Resilience of Co-operative Business Model in Integration and Sustainable Network Development.

The SACCA (Savings and Credit Cooperatives Associations) Congress is Africa largest Annual Co-operative Event. It is credited to bring together cooperators from all over the world to address key topical issues facing SACCOs and explore strategic and innovative techniques for ensuring sustainable cooperative financial institutions. In the recent years it has hosted delegates from 29 Countries with over 1,000 participants in one sitting and the different perspectives showcased provide a multidimensional outlook to offer solutions to member programs.

2021 SACCA Objectives

  • Exchange platform for practitioners on Financial Co-operatives current industrial trends.
  • Showcase policy framework approaches in sustaining stability of SACCOs during the pandemic.
  • Dialogue through workshops on current SACCO topical issues.
  • An opportunity for practical knowledge sharing of best practices during a pandemic.
  • Engagement with stakeholders on future collaboration, and projecting possible development.
  • Strengthening diversity, equity, and inclusive development in Africa through SACCO Business Model.

Speakers

Honorable Peter Munya

Honorable Peter Munya

Cabinet Secretary

Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries, and Co-operatives

Mr. Ali Noor Ismail – ADE

Mr. Ali Noor Ismail – ADE

The Principal Secretary

State Department for Co-operatives, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Cooperative

Mr. George Ototo (ICUDE, MBS) –

Mr. George Ototo (ICUDE, MBS) –

Group MD KUSCCO, WOCCU Board Member, ACCOSCA Board Member

Ryan Donovan

Ryan Donovan

Chief Advocacy officer

Credit Union National association

Robert Kelly

Robert Kelly

CEO

Association of British Credit Unions LTD (ABCUL)

Denise Garfield-(ICUDE)

Denise Garfield-(ICUDE)

General Manager

Caribbean Confederation of Credit Unions

Renée  Sattiewhite

Renée Sattiewhite

President and CEO (CUDE)

African American Credit Union Coalition (AACUC)

Kwang-Yung Jung

Kwang-Yung Jung

Regional Coordinator West Africa

The German Sparkassenstiftung for International Cooperation

Gisele Gomes

Gisele Gomes

Leader

Women Leader Brazil

Thomas Belekevich

Thomas Belekevich

WYCUP Director

Regional Representative Latin America and the Caribbean at World Council of Credit Unions

Brett Thompson

Brett Thompson

President and CEO

Wisconsin Credit Union League-USA

Jeanette Makgolo (ADE)

Jeanette Makgolo (ADE)

Commissioner General

BURS-Botswana

Dr B.B Bingab (ADE)

Dr B.B Bingab (ADE)

Board Chairperson

CUA- Ghana

Peter Njuguna- ADE

Peter Njuguna- ADE

CPA(K)- CEO

Sacco Societies Regulatory Authority (SASRA)- Kenya

Fumbani Nyangulu (ICUDE)

Fumbani Nyangulu (ICUDE)

CEO

MUSCCO Malawi

Lois Kitch (ICUDE)

Lois Kitch (ICUDE)

Chair

ACDF and CU Difference- USA

Marlene Shiels (ICUDE)

Marlene Shiels (ICUDE)

CEO

Capital Credit Union - Scotland

Event Schedules

#SessionFacilitator(s)TimeVenue
1Implementing Strategies in Times of CrisisFumbani Nyangulu (ICUDE) 9:00AM Dr Meister
2Negotiation Strategies: Creating and Maximizing Value for your MembersDr Nganga Gachara 9:00AMDr Meister
3The impact of regulation On CU growth and development in England Marlene Shiels (ICUDE) 9:00AMDr Meister
4Rethinking SACCO business model to create stabilityPeter Njuguna- ADE 9:00AMDr Meister
5Building sustainable financial SACCO base through network structure Emmanuel Darko 9:00AMDr Meister
6Enhance Servant Leadership in SACCOsFrancis Waliwa (ICUDE) 9:00AMDr Meister
7Believing and walking the SACCO ValuesLois Kitch (ICUDE) 9:00AMDr Meister
8 Impact of effective board and management relationshipBabourcarr Jeng (ICUDE) 9:00AMDr Meister
9Strategies to recruit high-performing board that would increase membership engagementMarlene Shiels (ICUDE) 9:00AMDr Meister
10Visionary leadershipDr B.B Bingab (ADE) 9:00AMDr Meister
11Risk ManagementSolomon Nyarko Owusu (ADE) 9:00AMDr Meister
12Fostering collaboration and collective responsibilityJeanette Makgolo (ADE) 9:00AMDr Meister
13Increasing capitalization through members engagementAmos Tingos. ADE, CUDE 9:00AMDr Meister
14Stakeholders’ engagement to enhance quality decision makingMr. Gosalamang Moikabi (ADE) 9:00AMDr Meister
15 Enhancing ComplianceSolomon Nyarko Owusu (ADE) 9:00AMDr Meister
#SessionFacilitator(s)TimeVenue
1: Integration and Sustainable NetworksCambridge Mdlalose(ADE) 8:30AM
2 The Impact of Association (League) in influencing SACCO Growth & DevelopmentBrett Thompson 8:00AM
3Trends influencing SACCOs Development and Growth in AfricaGeorge Ombado (ICUDE) 8:00AM
4Supporting SACCOs in times of Crisis
5Embracing InclusionThabile Mdluli (ADE) 11:00AMHall A (Jumuika)
6Impact of inclusivity and diversity in SACCOsMaureen Njoroge (ADE,CUDE) , Daniel Bello (ADE) , Gisele Gomes , Thomas Belekevich 11:00AMHall A (Jumuika)
7Digitization in harnessing financial inclusion and Members Experience in Co-operativesKwang-Yung Jung 1:30PMHall A (Jumuika)
8Why Digitization is essential for SACCOs future survivalFintech Company 1:30PMHall A (Jumuika)
9What are our strategies for digital transformationFintech Company 1:30PMHall A (Jumuika)
10Membership DriveJoyce Mbiba (ADE, CANADA DE) 11:00AMHall B (Dr. Meister)
11Tackling the wealth gap and inequality through SACCO Business ModelRenée Sattiewhite 11:00AMHall B (Dr. Meister)
12Effectively increasing CU membership growth and penetration : A case of CaribbeanDenise Garfield-(ICUDE) 11:00AMHall B (Dr. Meister)
13Sharia Complaint Products Development from a Strategic/ Best Practice perspectiveDr. Gamaliel Hassan 11:00AMHall B (Dr. Meister)
14Value of National Network in supporting Financial inclusion and Access Agenda Robert Kelly 1:30PMHall B (Dr. Meister)
15Accelerating digitization for service delivery in co-operatives – Value preposition for a shared platform Fintech Company 1:30PMHall B (Dr. Meister)
16Accelerating digitization for service delivery in co-operatives – Using digitalization to enhance service deliveryFintech Company 1:30PMHall B (Dr. Meister)
17Rural FinancingFoday Sanyang (ADE) 11:00AMHall C (Dr. Meister)
18CU role in developing and implementing legislative, regulatory, and state government advocacy efforts Ryan Donovan 11:00AMHall C (Dr. Meister)
19Impact of Central Financial fund in supporting SACCO growth and developmentFumbani Nyangulu (ICUDE) 11:00AMHall C (Dr. Meister)
20Analyzing SACCO performance through DataJoan Atuhura (ADE, CUDE) 2:00PMHall C (Dr. Meister)
21Data Analytics – What it takes for talent Management Katy Meier-Zaleski (ICUDE) 2:00PMHall C (Dr. Meister)
#SessionFacilitator(s)TimeVenue
1Inclusivity Breakfast Session7:00AM
2 Integration & Sustainable NetworkGeorge Ombado (ICUDE) 9:00AMDr Meister
3 Integration & Sustainable NetworkMr. George Ototo (ICUDE, MBS) – 9:00AMDr Meister
4 Integration & Sustainable NetworkMr. Ali Noor Ismail – ADE 9:00AMDr Meister
5 Integration & Sustainable NetworkHonorable Peter Munya 9:00AMDr Meister

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