About the Summit

Given the recent disruptions in the environment and regulatory reforms, it is necessary to bring micro-lenders, bankers, policy-makers, allied financial service providers and researchers together with a common forum. To this end, the Association of Micro Finance Institutions – West Bengal, along with its member MFIs and knowledge partner KPMG – is hosting its 4th Eastern India Microfinance Summit 2018 titled, Microfiance: Going Digital While Retaining the Humane Touch on December 14th at the Park, Kolkata. The objective and purpose of the summit is to actively engage key stakeholders in discussions relevant to current and future aspects of financial inclusion.

Target Audience/Participants and delegates

  • There will be around 300 Leaders and senior officials from MFIs (NGOs as well NBFCs) who are operating in West Bengal, Odisha, Jharkhond, Bihar and North Eastern States. Expected over 50 MFIs from Eastern India.
  • Banks, Regulators, Ratings Agencies,
  • Researchers, Scholars and Students
  • Energy Companies especially green energy providers and social enterprises
  • Mobile Banking/Core Banking Solution Providers
  • Industry association/network
  • Donor agencies/multilateral Institutions and International Agencies.
  • Consultancy firm
  • All stakeholders
  • A good number of Reporters from print and electronic media

Who Should Attend:

  • Heads and executives from MFIs and BC Organizations
  • Heads and executives from state and national level MF industry associations/ networks/SROs.
  • Managers and executives from the RBI (Expected)
  • General Managers, CGM, ED, MD from as many as 25 commercial and nationalized banks and financial institutions.
  • Heads and executives from insurance companies
  • Heads of rating institutions, software companies, consultancy firms


The Park, Kolkata

17 Park Street,
Kolkata - 700077, India
Phone: (0)33 2249 9000

Maps & Direction


December 14, 2018


Pabitra Sarkar, Mr. Asit Kumar Mitra & Mr. Rajib Chakraborty

Reg. Office: EC – 76, Sector – I, Salt Lake City, Kolkata – 700064, West Bengal.
Corporate Office: BD - 407, Sector – I,
Salt Lake City, Kolkata – 700064,
West Bengal.
Phone: +91 33 46003921,
Mobile: +91 9007508415, +91 9432421252 , +91 7980244417, +91 9051896873
E-mail: wb.amfi@gmail.com
Website: www.amfi-wb.org.

About Organisors

The Association of Micro Finance Institutions - West Bengal (AMFI - WB) visit site : http://amfi-wb.org

The Association of Micro Finance Institutions - West Bengal (AMFI - WB) is an institution which endeavors to promote and develop microfinance in the State. With a membership of 34 Micro Finance Institutions and banks, AMFI – WB currently caters to around 68 lakh poor women by providing them with financial services, especially micro credit. AMFI – WB regularly conducts stakeholder meets at the district level, management development programs for its members, microfinance industry-related seminars & workshops, and member meetings on matters of mutual interest.


KPMG visit site : https://home.kpmg.com/xx/en/home.html

KPMG in India, a professional services firm, is the Indian member firm affiliated with KPMG International and was established in September 1993. Our professionals leverage the global network of firms, providing detailed knowledge of local laws, regulations, markets and competition. KPMG has offices across India in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Gurugram, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Noida, Pune and Vadodara. KPMG in India offers services to national and international clients in India across sectors.


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