e-MFP is proud to host European Microfinance Week (EMW) - the top event in the microfinance calendar renowned as a unique meeting point for all professionals working in the inclusive finance sector worldwide. With an unparalleled program and prestigious speakers, EMW is widely recognised for its high quality sessions and excellent networking opportunities. The three day event attracts leading experts, opinion-leaders and policy-makers to its plenaries and workshop sessions tackling front line topics.

Thanks to the more than 450 participants from 69 countries who gathered in Luxembourg 14th - 16th November 2018 for an exceptional European Microfinance Week.

On 14th November , Action Group Day, our specialised working groups met to hold in-depth discussions and training on their focus topics. During 15th – 16th November, there was a fantastic line-up with three plenaries plus more than 80 organisations featuring in over 25 sessions.

Conference report




Plenary videos

Media partner coverage

Blog: On the Ground at European Microfinance Week: Discussing Technology’s Threat and Promise – and Financial Services for Refugees

Press release, 19 November: Debating technology, partnerships, trends and institutions: EMW 2018 finishes with a look at past, present and future

Press release, 16 November: Advans Côte d’Ivoire, an Ivorian microfinance institution, wins the European Microfinance Award for “Financial Inclusion through Technology

Press release, 15 November: European Microfinance Week 2018 Opens with Focus on Potential – and Threats – of FinTech Revolution

Follow on Facebook

Twitter #emw2018

Save the date for EMW 2019 - join us 20th - 22nd November, for more details click here

European Microfinance Week 2018 Sponsors

Silver sponsors

Other sponsors

Media partners

With the support of: