B Unplugged—The BFSI Consortium’s Dialogue Event Series held and was organized by the BFSI Consortium

B Unplugged—The BFSI Consortium’s Dialogue Event Series held and was organized by the BFSI Consortium

Hyderabad 11th April 2024 : The BFSI Consortium, marked a significant milestone with the successful launch of its transformative event series, ‘B. Unplugged—The BFSI Consortium’s Dialogue, disclosed in a press note issued in the city today.

The BFSI Consortium is a global BFSI convergence platform with extensive financial service experiences. It is the first in the country with a unique vision to converge all partners onto a single platform, viz BFSI global & Indian IT companies, Education Institutions, Regulatory & Govt. bodies, Fintech Startups & IT associations.

Held recently, the inaugural edition witnessed enthusiastic participation from industry leaders, academicians, startups, and key stakeholders within the Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance (BFSI) sector.

Attendees gained valuable insights through a comprehensive progress update on the Consortium’s initiatives, specifically those focused on bridging the gap between academia and the BFSI industry, ultimately enhancing student employability in the sector. The event served as a platform to ignite collaboration, innovation, and knowledge-sharing, propelling the BFSI sector forward.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr. D. Sridhar Babu- Honourable Minister for IT, E&C, Industries & Commerce and Legislative Affairs, drew upon his vast experience to deliver a captivating keynote address. His insights enriched the discussion and offered attendees a unique perspective on the evolving BFSI landscape. He said, “The thought of the BFSI consortium is a very notable idea and a win-win situation for the State, Industry & Education Sector.” He emphasized the importance of striking a balance by including tier-two and tier-three cities in the initiative.

This was followed by a thought-provoking panel discussion titled “BFSI Today, Tomorrow, & AI,” held in partnership with IIIT. Industry leaders, experts, and innovators delved into the current state of AI adoption within BFSI, the crucial role of startups in providing solutions, and the data challenges inherent in a regulated sector. The discussion concluded with a forward-looking exploration of Generative AI (GenAI) and its potential impact on the BFSI domain.

BFSI leaders, academicians, and industry leaders all contributed valuable insights throughout the event, further enriching the experience for attendees. This insightful session, held in collaboration with social impact partner EQUIPPP, shed light on the future of the BFSI sector and equipped participants with the next steps for building industry-ready talent.

The BFSI Consortium remains committed to hosting future B. Unplugged events, fostering a thriving ecosystem for continued collaboration and knowledge-sharing within the BFSI sector.