Opening the “open” – during the webinar, we will unpack the concept of “open” banking, “open” APIs, “open” architecture. The webinar will help key decision makers in the financial institution discuss strategic decisions related to investment into information systems and software. Participants will discover how financial institution can easily incorporate external data into its own MIS, for example from credit bureau, registry office or a bank used by client, due to open architecture. They will also discuss, how open Application Programming Interface can help connecting two different software, limiting the necessary investment into adopting the information systems used in MFIs. The webinar will help participants understand and communicate with IT managers and providers.