Organizing conferences is never easy. It involves finding the right themes, and then hoping the right people show up. So for that matter I’m especially thankful to everyone who helped make DC Fintech Week 2020. We enjoyed thousands and thousands of viewers from across the world–and a wide range of participants from technologists to big data specialists to cryptocurrency investors to Black Lives Matters scholars and activists.
We’ll be putting the programming online soon, but here is a conversation I had with Patrick Njoroge, the head of the central bank of Kenya on the future of Mpesa. (If you’re interested in the podcast, you can find it here)