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The global market has been disrupted by the blooming technological advancement, and Fintech is playing a critical role of the new economy. Every market player needs to have a basic understanding of the new rules, in order to set up a successful business model in the new economy.

In this seminar, our Fintech Consultant is going to share the latest development in Fintech as well as the marketplace, to increase the chance of winning in the Fintech era!

1. The ABCD: AI, Blockchain, Cloud Computing and Big Data

• Introduction to these IT Hype Words
• Applications and Case Studies of these emerging technologies in the financial industry

2. Decoding HKMA's initiatives in the new Era of Fintech
• Store Value Facilities (SVF)
• Faster Payment Service (FPS)
• Virtual Banks
• Adoption of "Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) – Blockchain"
• Some evidence and cases

Speaker(s) Emil Chan, FinTech Consultant, CSG Consultancy
Emil is a FinTech enthusiast with over 20 years' experience in managing IT and business transformation projects for international financial institutions. He previously worked for international banks, including Credit Suisse and BayernLB, as their First Vice President, Head of IT in Asia Pacific, Project Director and Operations Manager Asia Pacific. Emil is currently the Honorary Chairman of SmartHK, an NGO to promote startups for underprivileged and an advisor of several FinTech startups. He is an adjunct lecturer of FinTech courses for Hong Kong University SPACE, Hong Kong Institute of Bankers, Vocational Training Council, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hang Seng University of Hong Kong and Lingnan University. He also compiles and delivers in-house training courses for well-known multinational companies and financial institutions such as China Construction Bank, Bank of China, and Zung Fu.

Emil is the founding Chairman of the Association of Cloud and Mobile Computing Professionals, Past Vice President and Supervisor of Internet Profession Association (iProA), the Vice Chairman of Hong Kong New Emerging Technology Education Association. He is also the Chairman of Smart City Consortium FinTech Committee, the Vice President and Honourable Secretary of Hong Kong Blockchain Development Association, Council Member of Hong Kong Software Industry Association, Think Tank Member of Dashun Foundation and Committee Member of the Hong Kong Cross Border eCommerce Association.
Language Cantonese
Date and Time 2019/09/27 09:15 to 11:45
Venue Chamber Theatre, 22/F United Centre
Media Closed to media
Enquiries Cathy Chan
Tel: 28231282
Fee Members @ HK$380 / Non-Members @ HK$770
+$50 for booking offline
This event accepts Chamber Coupon (terms and conditions)
Members enjoy 30% discount with BOC HKGCC VISA Card
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