The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has collaborated the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board (KPITB) as a community partner for organizing 3 days Digital Youth Summit 2019 which is scheduled to be held on 27th – 29th September in Peshawar.
The Digital Youth Summit (DYS) is a technology based conference that takes place annually in Peshawar. The summit aims to bring together the coming generation of digital innovators in Pakistan.
It usually attracts three types of audiences i-e tech industry leaders from Pakistan and abroad, the budding startup community and young people looking to network for learn and be inspired.
As a Community Partner, ACCA will help by powering the conversations with its award winning thought leadership and insights.
ACCA member and Executive Director at Deloitte, Asmat Ullah will conduct a high profile panel discussion on the topic “Digital Payments: the $40 billion opportunity” to suggest a roadmap on how to supercharge financial inclusion in the country by using cutting edge digital technologies.
Head of ACCA Pakistan Sajjeed Aslam spoke to participants at the conference said, “It’s a extension of ACCA’s commitment to supporting the startup ecosystem in Pakistan and we’ll continue supporting the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board with its mission of supporting Information Technology (IT) with enable services and education in the province for generating jobs, improving public services and attracting investment.”
He further added that “we deliver the skills that we need for success in tomorrow’s world by looking to the future through our thought leadership. It helps businesses in the country with their future readiness. We are confident that the attendees of the Digital Youth Summit 2019 will find our future focused insights helpful.”