Wednesday afternoon, 15th March 2023, in the Grand Hyatt of Muscat, Oman saw the successful culmination of the first edition of Disrupt – Systems MEA’s flagship event in collaboration with Microsoft in the MEA region. It was a customer-focused roundtable session featuring prominent banking customers and industry experts.
The event began with an opening ceremony and a welcome note, followed by a Keynote speech from the honourable Sheikh Saif Hilal Al Hosni – General Manager of Microsoft Oman, Bahrain, and Pakistan. The speaker discussed the imminent need for digital transformation for banks to stay relevant amidst evolving times.
Furthering his stance on Microsoft’s state-of-the-art digital solutions portfolio, Saif said, “In response to the growing need for digital transformation across industries and to help move industries forward, we have built capabilities, which can accelerate innovation for sustainable growth.”
Following Saif, Muhammad Irfan, Business Development Manager for MEA region at Systems MEA, discussed the potential of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and its impact on the front and back-end banking ops. Azure, Open AI, and Power Platform capabilities were also highlighted. Irfan presented Microsoft Dynamics 365 stack and its integrations with other power packs that can help banks develop a thriving ecosystem.
While weighing in on the capabilities of Dynamics 365, Irfan remarked, “With the D365 ecosystem, banks will be enabled to truly get the connected system to facilitate multi-channel marketing, customer acquisition, service, back-office automation, analytics for better and informed decision-making, and AI/ML along with future channels integrating with the same ecosystem.”
Khurram Majeed, our GM, was also present at the roundtable session and highlighted the long-term vision of the company for its banking customers. He remarked, “We are not just helping businesses envision outstanding growth, we are enabling them to experience it, by staying equipped with Microsoft’s latest banking solutions, and setting a benchmark for the industry.”
Being a Gold/Solution Designation partner and two-time consecutive Inner Circle member with Microsoft, Systems MEA holds an exceptional track record of empowering banks with Microsoft’s cutting-edge digital solutions.
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