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egabi – Infosys Banking Event 2015

Tomorrow's Banks 

Aiming to discuss the current technological changes and different needs in the Egyptian banking industry and how banks will need to renew the existing business and accelerate new innovation to build tomorrow’s bank, today, egabi Solutions & Infosys hosted an event targeting the Banks in Egypt. Banks C- Level and executives attended the forum. Ashraf Gamal - egabi Commercial Director addressed the invitees by a welcome keynote followed by a presentation by Rajashekara V Maiya, - Infosys Global Head of Product Strategy and Pre-Sales showcasing the international banking Industry milestones, as well as critical trends impacting banks globally.  wrapping-up the event by an open discussion among all attendees tackling the latest threats for Egyptian banks today, Digital and internet banking challenges as well as challenges facing banks to achieve their business goals and areas that need renewal within the local banking industry. 

The event was held Last March in Intercontinental City Stars, Cairo Egypt. 
Specialized Partner of the Year: Middleware – Levant, Egypt, &North Africa (2014)

Topping egabi – Oracle Success, being a platinum partner, egabi was granted 2014 Oracle Specialized Partner of the Year: Middleware – LEENA. The award was announced at the Oracle Partner Day Networking dinner and awards ceremony on Tuesday 3rd of June 2014 at Praia Beach resort Dbayeh- Beirut Lebanon ; Ashraf Gamal – egabi Commercial Director received the award when it was announced. This award is considered the third award for the third consecutive year.

egabi-Microsoft Mortgage Event

On May 5, 2014, Microsoft and egabi (Gold Partner) jointly hosted an event at the Four Seasons Nile Plaza Cairo Egypt, the event targeted the Mortgage finance Market addressing the growing needs of the Egyptian and Regional Markets.

The collaboration between egabi and Microsoft prospered with the development of egabi product MortgagePlus™.

MortgagePlus™ is an integrated mortgage solution simulating all business processes and workflows required for core business and operation. MortgagePlus™ covers a wide range of mortgage payment methods and handles collection and delinquency through flexible profession means. MortgagePlus™ is simply configured to work amid Islamic forms as well as conventional forms, with the ease-of-configuring credit and loan management policies.

A recent initiative by the Egyptian Central bank concerned with low to mid income families, Mortgage finance was also discussed during the event and how MortgagePlus™ addresses the requirements set by CBE 

As per Ashraf Gamal – egabi Commercial Director “egabi is always keen to improve and address  different market needs; using Microsoft technologies Mortgageplus is constantly improving to comply with different operators such as mortgage leasing companies and banks

 

egabi & Oracle EPM Event 2014

Promoting Hyperion Model, egabi and Oracle Egypt jointly hosted an event last Tuesday March 18th at Intercontinental City Stars. Decision makers of the top banking organizations and private sector were offered different presentations and demos each serving their specific sectors of interest. Ali Badr – egabi Presales Manager and Hossam Helmi – Oracle EPM Cluster Leader presented the welcome keynotes as for the Banking Breakout Session, Tamer El Badawi- egabi EPM Section Head Conducted a Demo session focusing on “egabi Hyperion Planning Model”, the private sector Customers were offered a different presentation by Sameh Louka – Oracle Principal presales Consultant - communicating the importance of Hyperion in the financial close, consolidation Solution, and Profitability Analysis

Ministry of Justice Event

Challenging the current market situation, egabi Solutions and Oracle Jointly hosted an event dedicated to different departments of the ministry of justice. The event main objective was to make the ministry officials more acquainted about egabi success and points of strength.

Hisham Sanad “egabi CEO” and Bassel Mubarak “Oracle Egypt Country Manager” welcomed the guests presenting their keynotes speeches followed by technical presentations presenting Oracle egabi Success in the Middleware

The event took Place at the Cairo Marriott Hotel in December 19th 2013

Cairo ICT 2013

For the first time since it was founded, egabi Solutions participated in Cairo ICT under Oracle’s Umbrella. egabi Learn presented a new program “ U 2 B” university to business in which it trains university students helping to minimize the gap from theoretical and academic material to the real labor life.

Cairo ICT is considered one of the strongest IT events in the region it even grabs the attention of regional and international visitors as well as exhibitors.

The 15th round of Cairo ICT took place this year in the Cairo Convention center from December 9th – 12th, 2013

Customer Testimonial- Nadia El Saeed, CEO Union Bank - Jordon
egabi and Oracle Joint Event - Jordan
egabi and Oracle Jointly conducted a Banking Industry customer dedicated event promoting Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA), Oracle Hyperion Planning, and an -overview about Siebel CRM. The event was attended by Top Jordanian Banks key executives and decision makers. Ms.Nadia El Saeed Union Bank CEO Presented egabi – Union Bank Success Story. The event was held on April 22nd in Sheraton Amman El Nabil
SOA KSA Event - April 2013

egabi & Oracle conducted a joint event on Sunday the 28th of April, 2013 at Four Seasons, Kingdom Tower, Riyadh KSA . Throughout the event, egabi shed the light on:

  • Transforming the old applications to new Oracle SOA and Oracle Service Bus “as composed applications”.
  • Using Oracle BPM to enhance and model all business processes.
  • Develop the new applications using Oracle ADF.
  • Improve technical staff capabilities to work on new technology to support production operations.
Oracle Partners Project Management & Delivery Community Day-April 2013

egabi Participated in Oracle Partners Project Management & Delivery Community Day which was held in Cairo, Egypt on April 16th 2013 starting 9:00AM in the Intercontinental City Stars Hotel.
The objective of the PM Community is to create a "...network" for professionals in the ECEMEA region for all the partner program/project managers, delivery and practice heads to share their knowledge and experience... facing the challenges of the new era of Oracle Red Stack - Hardware and software engineered to work together integrated systems!
Tarek Raffa presented egabi in a presentation shedding the light on CMMI – Quality Model Standards and how it improves the system development practices and draw a roadmap for organization wide improvement and change.

Microsoft Cloud Event - Cairo - 21 January 2013

egabi has participated in Microsoft Cloud Event. The event discussed how  the ‘pay for what you use’ concept works for Public Cloud based tools, how Windows 8, Office 365 and Datacenter work within the public cloud, and the different pricing plans a truly cost-effective model.

The event was held on the 21st of January 2013 at Fairmont Nile Tower.

egabi Learn: Edumart Event

For the Second Time after the great Success, egabi Learn has participated in Edumart

The second issue was assigned into two rounds, the first round was held in  Cairo University  20-22 November and the second round in Ain Shams University 25- 27 November.   The fair was targeting university students and fresh graduates seeking to develop and enhance their career path. The two rounds reached more than 4000 visitors from different universities and fresh graduates

Kenya Financial Services Event

egabi Solutions Sponsored Kenya Financial Services Forum hosted by Oracle on 22-23 November in  Great Rift Valley, Nairobi, Kenya.

This premier event for the financial services industry is a unique opportunity to network and learn about key success factors, return on investment from Oracle Financial Services product development strategists, as well as learning from successful customer cases.

Oracle Days 2012 - Cairo

For the second year, egabi Solutions participated as a gold sponsor in Oracle Days, Cairo on November 19th at Fairmont Heliopolis – Egypt catching the attention of the event’s attendees with a representative presence.

As a part of the event agenda egabi Solutions presented  egabi Corporate Video  focusing on how egabi is keen to maintain its positioning by “ Moving Forward and upward
The event had parallel Breakout Sessions: Applications, Technology, and Hardware, where egabi participated in the Application Session  presented by Ali Badr – Presales Manager.

E- Government Summit- Riyadh, KSA

egabi sponsored the 3rd annual Kingdom government Summit. The summit is a unique platform at which international and regional solution providers meet with KSA government officials to shape the future of the ICT sector in the Kingdom, the summit gathered up more than 100 government officials representing various governmental organizations.

Oracle E-Business Suite R12 Event

egabi Solutions Sponsored Oracle R12 event.  This half-day event targeted to existing Oracle E-Business Suite customers interested in upgrading to release 12.1. egabi was assigned a 30 minutes presentation communicating the importance of the update and how it can provide  organizations of all sizes and in all regions with a global business foundation that reduces costs and increases productivity through a portfolio of rapid value solutions

The event was held in Fairmont Heliopolis, Cairo - Egypt on November 6th 2012

The Partnering for Africa Executive Forum

Hisham Sanad egabi’s CEO was nominated to be interviewed during “The Partnering for Africa Executive Forum”. This exclusive event for key partner executives from Africa, Middle East, Russia, Turkey and Eastern Europe offers a unique opportunity to meet and personally engage with experts and business leaders to discuss key IT challenges and developments in Africa, get strategic insight into Oracle partner business across the region, and explore potential cooperation and networking. The event was hosted by Oracle in cooperation with The Economist Intelligence Unit in Ethiopia on 4-5 September 2012.

Gitex Dubai 2012

Reference to the success of Gitex event 2011, egabi Solutions has participated in GITEX Dubai 2012. egabi has participated under Oracle umbrella.

Microsoft News

Microsoft and egabi solutions (Microsoft professional services unit) start working on developing applications on Microsoft surface in the areas of Defense and Banking. Egabi began to develop application scenarios in those areas through Surface development environment (software development kit and XNA framework for gaming) which is built on top of windows 7 and .Net Framework.  The device is currently being shipped to egabi by Microsoft for this purpose.

Access Bank of Nigeria

egabi Solutions implemented Fernbach’s Flexfinance product IFRS (international Financial Reporting Standard) at Access Bank of Nigeria. Access Bank of Nigeria is the first financial institution in Nigeria to successfully adopt the international Reporting Standards since the Nigerian Accounting Standards Board (NASB) issued an implementation roadmap for Nigeria’s adoption of IFRS, which set January 2012 a deadline for compliance for publicly quoted banks in Nigeria. egabi joined hands with Access bank to meet their challenge, the bank was able to fully convert its system to IFRS on the 4th of January 2011 well ahead of January 2012 compliance date set by the government and was demonstrated of its pioneering role in the Nigerian financial services sector.

Team Quest Partnership

egabi Solutions Announces MENA Reseller Agreement with TeamQuest® Corporation
The partnership enables TeamQuest to expand relationships throughout Middle East and North Africa, where customers are seeking services and software solutions that provide a quick return on investment. The TeamQuest suite of products helps companies get the most out of their IT infrastructure while ensuring the availability and reliability of enterprise systems.

egabi understands the complexity of issues in the data center, and has a successful track record of providing services and solutions to premier customers in the region," said Alf Benson, Regional Sales Director EMEA, at TeamQuest. "We have been impressed at the speed which egabi integrated and enhanced their service offerings with TeamQuest solutions and brought it to market with their existing and new customers."

By Alf BensonRegional Sales Director EMEA

IFRS / Oracle Event 2009

egabi had a joint event on the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) with Oracle and Fernbach at Four Seasons Nile Plaza on the 2nd  of February 2009, the Seminar discussed the challenges facing Egyptian banks in complying with the new General Accepted Accounting practices (GAAP) mandated by CBE.

Microsoft Open Door Event 2010

egabi participated at Microsoft Open Door Event as a Gold Sponsor, Microsoft Open Door is Microsoft Egypt premier IT road show through 2010 and 2011 aiming to bring the best content of Microsoft international technical conferences to the doors of customers and partners, giving IT Professionals and Developers community update on the major news and trends of Microsoft and the industry along with great networking opportunity. The event was held on the 2nd and 3rd of November at Fairmont Heliopolis Hotel, egabian from different departments attended on behalf of egabi.

egabi Sohour 2010

As part of the marketing and communication plan, egabi hosted Sohour for the key customers with the theme of “Customer Thank You Event”, the event was held on the 29th of August 2010 at the Intercontinental City Stars, which was attend by egabi customers from different sectors.

KSA Public Sector 2011

egabi Solutions conducted a joint marketing event with Oracle, targeting Saudi Public Sector. The event was held in Riyadh on the 24th of April 2011.

GITEX Riyadh 2011

egabi Solutions has participated in GITEX Riyadh 2011. GITEX Riyadh 2011 is the Kingdom's leading IT industry event, a state-of-the-art platform specially dedicated to the latest ICT products and innovations and the exchange of knowledge. GITEX involving the world's leading ICT players, from the US to Europe, Asia and the Middle-East. 

Elnilein Bank- 2011 - Sudan

egabi SOLUTIONS signed the contract with Elnilein Bank in a press conference. This news was published in the Sudanese local newspaper. Elnilein Bank is considered one of the largest Banks in Sudan.

Meftec 25-26 April 2012 - Dubai

egabi participated in Meftec 2012 which took place at Dubai Convention and Exhibition Center on the 25- 26 April, 2012, Meftec is the world’s premier financial technology event for emerging markets with a major focus on the middle East, Africa and South Africa, egabi presented its financial services focusing on the core banking systems as well as the Islamic banking and data warehousing and BI

The event brought together more than 500 hosted delegates across 27 different countries made up of chief information officers and c-level executives

Banking Tech Summit

egabi Solutions has participated as a gold Sponsor in the “Banking Technology Egypt Summit”.

The event was under the umbrella of the Egyptian Banking Institute and under the auspices of His Excellency the Governor of the Central Bank of Egypt. The summit’s main objective was to liberate the power of technology and reshaping the banking processes in the Middle East.

egabi held  a presentation about Banking Compliance & Governance Challenges by Abeer Mostafa, Financial Sector Industry Department Manager the presentation focused on the International financial Reporting Standards, Regulatory Reporting, Performance Management Asset & Liability Management.

egabi awarded Oracle EMEA Excellence Specialized Partner/Middleware 2012

Ashraf Gamal egabi Commercial Director throughout ORACLE OPENWORLD 2012 while receiving Oracle Excellence Specialized Partner award from both Jeff Henley, Chairman of the Board, Oracle Corporation and David Callaghan, Senior Vice President Alliances & Channels, Oracle EMEA, congratulations egabi