B2B: Strategic Response to RiskB2B: Strategic Response to Risk


Boulder Institute’s two decades of experience have enabled us to respond to the needs of the microfinance industry by developing new skills and tools for practitioners to implement in the field. Our core courses provide you with a thorough grounding in best practices in microfinance, while our wide range of electives allow you to design a unique program that best meets your interests, needs and preferences. 

For a better understanding of the program’s structure, you can refer to the course schedule grid and list of courses from 2017. The 2018 schedule will be posted soon. 

  1. Banking Beyond Digital Credit: Xavier Faz
  2. Business Case for DFS: Susie Lonie
  3. Customer Centricity as a Business Model and Diagnostic: Gerhard Coetzee
  4. Customer Centricity as Business Model to Enhance Competitiveness: Gerhard Coetzee
  5. DFS for Agriculture: Emilio Hernández
  6. Digital Credit and Scoring: Gregory Chen - Gautam Ivatury
  7. Human Centered Design in Financial Services/Client Journey: Pamela Chan - Rebecca Rouse
  8. Innovative Client Centric Marketing: Carlos Fonseca
  9. Integrating an Improved Value Proposition: Nino Mesarina
  10. Leadership for Change Management: Matthew Saal
  11. Longitudinal Study on Business Case for Agent Model: Gisela Paola Davico - Christian Rodriguez
  12. Plenary Panel: Institutional Perspectives on Risk Management : Momina Aijazuddin
  13. Risk & Strategic Response: Momina Aijazuddin - Natasa Goronja - Robert Christen
  14. Risk and Governance in Microfinance Institutions: Robert Christen - Natasa Goronja
  15. Risk Management at a Board Level / Closing Keynote: Achieving Competitiveness in the Modern Age / Closing Ceremony : Martin Holtmann - Robert Christen
  16. Segmentation: Gayatri Murthy
  17. Strategic Response to Risk in Microfinance Markets: Natasa Goronja - Robert Christen - Daniel Rozas
  18. Welcome and Introduction to Strategic Risk Response with an Overview of Recent Crises: Momina Aijazuddin - Robert Christen
  19. What does a Microfinance CEO Need to Know When Considering Partnerships in DFS?: Aiaze Mitha


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