Exciting Orientation Day for Master of Science in Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics) Programmeofficer
The Orientation Day of the Master of Science in Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics) Programme was successfully held on September 5, 2023. The event provided valuable insights and networking opportunities for our new intake of students.
We would like to extend our gratitude to Prof. Gerard Prendergast, Associate Dean of the School of Business, and Ms. Alison Li, Senior Executive Officer of the Global Engagement Section of the School of Business, for joining the orientation. Their introduction highlighted the international diversity and integration of the School for our students.
We also thank Ms. Yolanda Chau, Marketing, Membership & Development Officer at IFTA (Institute of Financial Technologists of Asia), for conducting a briefing on CFT (Certified Financial Technologists) during the event.
After the programme briefing by Prof. Aris Stouraitis, Programme Director of the Master of Science in Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics) Programme, an industry sharing session was held. Industry experts, Prof. Samson Tai, Professor of Practice at HKBU, Mr. Barry Chan, Chief Digital Officer & Head of FINNOSpace at FORMS HK, Prof. Dorothy Chau, Associate Professor of Practice at HKBU, APAC Data Protection Officer & Head of Security Assurance at Crypto.com, and Mr. Victor Yim, Head of FinTech at HK Cyberport, shared their invaluable experiences and expertise with students. They provided an in-depth understanding of the current trends, career opportunities, and potential career paths in the FinTech industry, shedding light on the practical skills required to excel.
We extend our heartfelt gratitude to all the distinguished speakers, faculty members, and staff who contributed to the successful Orientation Day. We are confident our students are now well-equipped to embark on an enriching educational journey in the Master of Science in Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics) Programme.
Stay tuned for more exciting updates and events as we nurture the future leaders of the FinTech industry!