Digital Literacy Bootcamp

 

The #DigLit Bootcamp aims at building strong foundation for digital transformation processes in MFIs by targeting basic skills, knowledge and capabilities related to digitalisation among MFI staff and management.

List of Webinars

08/10/2019 | Key elements of successful digital customer acquisition – Bernard Golko 
18/10/2019 | Credit scoring for digital lending – Piotr Woźniak WATCH
24/10/2019 | Innovations in EU Policy and Legislation: Opportunities  – Ariadne Plaitakis  WATCH                        
30/10/2019 | Recruitment and monitoring of IT contractors  – Jente Minne – WATCH
07/11/2019 | GDPR unpacked with Allen & Overy – Nicole Wolters Ruckert
12/11/2019 | 7 things you need to know about mobile apps development – Karol Wegner  
19/11/2019 | Constant dripping wears the stone – Introduction to the power of content marketing
                       –  Łukasz Ciechanek  REGISTER
29/11/2019 | Kickstarting your on-line sales channel – REGISTER
05/12/2019 | Free/discounted IT tools for non-profit – Jente Minne – REGISTER
January 2020| Sprint approach: Agile mindset and the Scrum framework – Jente Minne 

Register for upcoming webinars:

Constant dripping wears the stone – Introduction to the power of content marketing
19th November, 11:00 – 12:00 (Warsaw/Amsterdam/Sarajevo)

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Content is king – all around the same message. The webinar will explain the why and the how: the participants will understand the reasons for using the content in their marketing activities. They will get to know the basic rules on how to create content, that brings value to the potential clients. The webinar will list sample measures of content success. Last but not least, the participants will understand the need and ways of scaling and promoting the best pieces of their content.

Presenter: Łukasz Ciechanek, independent consultant

 

Throughout the professional career he has been developing online products for Bisnode, Netsprint Group, Acxiom and their clients. Evangelist of content marketing and native advertising in Poland. Co-founder and Vice president of Content Marketing and Native Advertising Task Force at Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB). Long-term active member of IAB, since 2018 added to a prestigious group of IAB Poland Experts List. Alumn of Warsaw School of Economics and Brand Strategy School by Marketing Communication Association SAR.

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Kickstarting your on-line sales channel
28th November, 11:00 – 12:00 (Warsaw/Amsterdam/Sarajevo)

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The goal of this webinar is to equip audience with enough knowledge to build and execute plan of launching on-line sales. You will know what minimum skill-base is needed, how to build it and how to secure BPC (Business Process Continuation). You will understand techniques, tools and technology – no rocket scientists required. You will also get clarity about reaching for allies on the market and how to effectively close ROI positive deals.

Bernard Gołko, independent consultant

 

Executive with a proven ability to develop and implement Digital Strategies. Have led key online initiatives for several major international financial organizations in Poland. Recognized on the market as expert in aspects of Digitisation and Process Reengineering. In 2009 created first on PL market holistic tool for ROI based on-line acquisition optimization (currently used in several companies). Since 2016 Digital Director, CIO, CMO – Europe at international Private Equity Investment Fund and Management Board Member at the portfolio of companies. Independent advisor on Business Digitisation, Marketing Strategy, Fintech and Profitability Development.

 

Free/discounted IT tools for non-profit

5 December 2019, 13:00-14:00 Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo

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More and more organisations offer free or discounted IT tools for non-profit organisations and the discounts can play an important role on your final choice. During this webinar, we will look into tools such as: G-Suite, Microsoft, Salesforce (Singlify), Trello, Hotjar, Google analytics, Google Digital Ateliers and Google Adwords. The discounts to access these tools can be dependent on your region and the legal status of your enterprise.

Presenter: Jente Minne, microStart

After his MSC in Industrial design and a specialization in microfinance at the European Microfinance Programme, Jente started working as a volunteer manager for microStart, the leader in professional microfinance in Belgium. As he was always passionate about IT-systems and digitalization, he became responsible for the digital transformation of microStart in 2016. His speciality is the selection of low-cost but efficient IT-tools and the implementation of an agile mindset in the organisation.
This event is financed by the European Union Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) 2014-2020. For further information: http://ec.europa.eu/social/easi

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Sprint approach: Agile mindset and the Scrum framework

January 2020

Agile and Scrum are the new buzzwords. But how do you implement them within small development groups. During this workshop we will focus on the features of Scrum that have been useful for microStart, even when we collaborate with only 1 or 2 developers. Furthermore we will focus on some pitfalls while implementing Agile, based on microStart’s experiences.

Presenter: Jente Minne, microStart

After his MSC in Industrial design and a specialization in microfinance at the European Microfinance Programme, Jente started working as a volunteer manager for microStart, the leader in professional microfinance in Belgium. As he was always passionate about IT-systems and digitalization, he became responsible for the digital transformation of microStart in 2016. His speciality is the selection of low-cost but efficient IT-tools and the implementation of an agile mindset in the organisation.

 

This event is financed by the European Union Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) 2014-2020. For further information: http://ec.europa.eu/social/easi

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Project description /  background

The digitalisation of the MFC members has started. MFC undertakes steps to support members in this process: the Digital Literacy Bootcamp provides the opportunity to acquire understanding of digitalisation trends, tools, success factors and basic capabilities needed to drive the innovation.

The #DigLit Bootcamp, a series of webinars, covers basic concepts of the following overarching themes:

  1. Digital profile of the customer
  2. Digital presence and effective customer acquisition
  3. Digital customer service and value add
  4. Digital operations
  5. Digital capabilities and agile way of working
  6. Regulations supporting digitalization

Project status: active

Project duration: 2019 – 2020

Project regional focus: ECA

Funder: Metlife Foundation

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This event is financed by the European Union Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) 2014-2020. For further information: http://ec.europa.eu/social/easi

 

Project Objectives

The #DigLit Bootcamp aims at building strong foundation for digital transformation processes in MFIs by targeting basic skills, knowledge and capabilities related to digitalisation among MFI staff and management.

Key Activities

#DigLit Bootcamp is organized in a format of series of webinars featuring key topics delivered by experts in identified key areas. Some of the webinars will feature practical microfinance case studies from the regional MFIs to demonstrate how the basic concept can be translated into specific digital solutions.

Past Webinars’ Recordings

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