Mission trip to United Arab Emirates
  • 9 - 13 September 2024
  • Abu Dhabi & Dubai, United Arab Emirates

We are pleased to invite you to join our mission trip to the UAE (Abu Dhabi & Dubai). This trip will help you explore UAE’s vibrant FinTech ecosystem, business environment, market conditions, and government incentives and support. By joining, you will have to opportunity to:

  • Gain insights into UAE’s FinTech ecosystem and market conditions.
  • Meet with regulators, agencies and lawyers to understand UAE’s regulatory framework.
  • Connect with partners, financial institutions, and other FinTech companies at business networking/matching sessions.

At a Glance

  • Event Duration: 5 Days
  • Date: 9th – 13th September 2024 (Hotel check-in 8th Sep onwards; check out 14th Sep)
  • Hotel Location: TBC
  • Audience: Banks and FIs, FinTech companies, Law firms, Regulators
  • Formats*: Roundtable, networking, meetings

Objectives

  • Explore UAE’s vibrant FinTech ecosystem, business environment, market conditions and government incentives and support
  • Understand how to set up business in UAE, the do’s and don’ts, tax and other rules, etc.

Programme Schedule *

  • [9-10 Sep] Confirmed meetings with Abu Dhabi regulators and banks:
    • Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM)
    • Abu Dhabi Investment Office
    • Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB)
    • Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB)
    • Central Bank UAE
    • Further Ventures
    • First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB)
    • Hub 71
    • Venture Souq
  • [11-13 Sep] Confirmed meetings with Dubai regulators and banks:
    • Commercial Bank of Dubai
    • Dubai International Financial Centre
    • Dubai Islamic Bank
    • Emirates NBD
    • Mashreq Bank
    • MBG Corporate Services Dubai
    • VARA

*The exact agenda is to be confirmed and the list above is not extensive/final

Delegate Programme Fee

A. FOR SFA CORPORATE MEMBERS:

Eligible participants can make use of the EnterpriseSG LEAD Grant. Please find details below for the eligibility criteria

Mission Trip to Abu Dhabi & Dubai

B. FOR SFA NON-CORPORATE MEMBERS/OTHERS: SGD 8,938 per pax (inclusive of 9% GST).

Please note:

  • Grant is available only to eligible companies
  • Grant is subject to EnterpriseSG’s approval
  • The full trip fee will be payable upfront, grant subsidy will be reimbursed after the trip, upon approval by EnterpriseSG
  • Only two individuals per company are eligible for the EnterpriseSG grant

The package includes the following:

  • Hotel accommodation for 6 nights – check in on 8th Sep and check out on 14th Sep
  • Selected meals provided
  • Transfer from Abu Dhabi to Dubai on 11 Sept
  • Does not include flight tickets

All expenses other than those stated above are to be borne by participants

Terms & Conditions

Participation and Payment:

  • Participation is strictly on a first come first serve basis
  • A maximum of 2 (two) participants per company are eligible to claim reimbursement under the LEAD grant, if eligible
  • There is no limit on the number of participants per company

Payment details will be provided to all registrants via email. For any enquiries, you may reach out to [email protected].

Fill out the form below with details of the participating delegate

Register by 12 July 2024!

REGISTER HERE