Guest
17 - 22 September 2017 | Maritim Resort & Spa, Mauritius

Essentials

Participants

45 senior bankers from Africa and the region

PROGRAMME

Start date: Sunday 17th September 2017:

  • Registration of participants, 6.30 p.m. at The Maritim Pool Garden
  • Opening session and welcome cocktail and dinner, 6.45 p.m. at The Maritim Pool Garden

End date: Friday 22nd September 2017: 

  • Gala night,7.30 p.m., La Marée Restaurant, Maritim Resort and Spa
  • Accompanying partner is also invited.

Return flights should be booked as from Saturday 23rd September to ensure your full participation to the event


Attendance to all sessions is mandatory

PREREQUISITES

Good command of English
Senior Executives and decision makers
Experience in correspondent and international transactional banking

DRESS CODE

Conference: Casual smart



FOREIGN EXCHANGE

Should you wish to change your foreign currency in Mauritian Rupees, kindly call at the MCB forex counter situated inside the airport premises.

WORKSHOP & DEBATES

A series of mini-workshops (including brainstorming, future envisioning exercises, informative exchange of views and creative presentations) on various themes of relevance to the African banking community will be organised among the participants. Your contribution through sharing of knowledge and experience will be crucial during this exercise.



WEATHER / TEMPERATURE

The month of September is characterised by its mild temperatures during the day and cooler ones at night. The maximum temperature during the day is around 25-26° in coastal areas and two to three degrees cooler inland. Please note that, as you will be staying at a beach resort, nights can be cooler outdoors.

Handy Tips

International country Calling code : +230
Time Zone : MUT (UTC +4) Mauritius is four hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time and three hours ahead of mid-European Time
(2 hours difference during the winter time, and 4 hours difference during the summer time)
Sim card : Emtel (www.emtel.com), Portail Orange (www.orange.mu), MTML (www.chili.mu)
Internet TLD : .mu
Electricity : 220 volts AC, 50Hz. British-style plugs with three square pins are commonly used in hotels; you can often find European-style sockets (two round pins) as well
VAT Refund paid on departure at the MCCI Tax Refund Counter at SSR International Airport
Only purchases from shops authorised by the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) and registered with the MCCI displaying the "TAX REFUND" sign are entitled to the refund.