Harnessing the Power of AI: Practical Applications for Businesses

June 17, 2024

Artificial Intelligence (AI) offers unparalleled opportunities for the future of industry, services, and greening the planet in emerging markets – and it has the potential to create divisions and widen the gap between emerging and developed markets. 

Join us online for a special event to discuss how AI is transforming industries globally and relevance for driving sustainable growth in emerging markets. This event will explore the complexity of deploying and using AI for business, the risks and opportunities, and the potential impacts on IFC and its work in emerging markets.

  • When: June 17, 2:00-3:30 pm EST
  • Where: Virtual



  • LC Singh: Executive Chairman of Nihilent Technologies, a global consulting and services company that uses a human-centric approach to problem-solving and change management.
  • Wagner Albuquerque de Almeida: Global Director, Manufacturing‚ Agribusiness, and Forestry, IFC
  • Farid Fezoua: Global Director, Disruptive Technologies, Services, and Funds Department, IFC
  • Laura Melchor McCanlies: Director, Information and Technology, IFC