With commitment to help developing the Fintech ecosystem, the program exhibited in the Fintech week in Hong Kong. Stay connected with the Fintech industry is vital to the programme and the students.
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Thanks to the representative from Bloomberg Intelligence for sharing the Bloomberg Fintech research with our students during our visit to Bloomberg in Central. Our students got great overview of various Fintech developments, ranging from internet banks and virtual banks to digital payments in Asia (including Japan) from the sharing. They also received comprehensive training on Bloomberg there. Thank you.
Thanks to Mr Michael Yang, Head of digital product and technology of Asiamiles, for sharing the blockchain applications in general and the application in Asiamiles. With the development of technology, it is much easier for members to accumulate asiamiles from different occasions and spend them before the miles expire.
Thanks to Ms Jacqueline Chan, Chief Financial Officer of Development Bank of Singapore (DBS) for walking through the digitalization journey of DBS with our students during the Fintech class. Students were amazed by the changes banking industry has gone through.
Thanks to Mr Kenneth Chau (Chief Technology Officer of Welab), Mr Emil Chan (Chairman of FinTech Committee of Smart City Consortium) and Mr Gilbert Tse (Senior Advisor and ex-CEO of iMaobo.net) to share their thoughts on virtual banking as well as regulatory issues in relation to digitalisation with our students. Our students were excited and a lot of their questions were addressed in a relaxed setting.
Thanks to Jonathan Cheung, Director of Open Banking & API, Standard Chartered Bank to share the global landscape and use-cases on Open Banking during the FinTech course. Students were excited about the latest development of the banking industry and delighted to have the insightful exchange of ideas with the industry expert.
Eight speakers have been invited to share their experiences in the Financial Technology course. Thanks to Mr Sammy Kam, Technical Director of Octopus Cards Limited for kick starting the series and our visiting lecturer Dr Dorothy Chau, Director of Tencent, for making this happened.
Chaired by Prof. Aristotelis Stouraitis, Head of Finance and Decision Sciences Department, a sharing session on “How Fintech transform Career?” was held during the Orientation of MSc in Finance (FinTech & Financial Analystics) Programme on 28 August 2019.
Our Adjunct Prof. Jason Lau on RSA Conference “Privacy in Asia: Data Protection Demands Regionally and Globally”. Lots of great examples and interactive discussion on how organizations should approach these regional and global challenges.
Very cool interview of Prof. Aris Stouraitis, our department head, on Blockchain.News about the FinTech talent shortage and career advice! Thanks Prof. Stouraitis for the insightful advice!...
Thanks Commissioner Wong (Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data), Eva Kwok (Cyber Risk Advisory Partner of Deloitte), Eric Chan (Chief Public Mission Officer of Cyberport Hong Kong) and Jason Lau (Chief Information Security Officer of Crypto.com) hief Information Security Officer of Crypto.com for their wonderful and insightful Thought Leadership sharing last night...
FinTech Leaders at HKBU to Celebrate the Grand Launch of Master of Science in Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics) Programme
Hong Kong Baptist University was honored to have a number of industry experts to join force in delivering the new Master of Science in Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics) programme. The advisory committee will not only provide advice on programme design, but when possible, share their valuable first-hand experience with the students. The Programme has also appointed three distinguished adjunct professor to deliver three courses to nurture industry-ready graduates...
The HKBU School of Business is launching a new MSc in Finance (FinTech & Financial Analytics) programme, for the 2019 intake. This interdisciplinary programme is designed to help students develop new insights and perspectives towards emerging financial technologies and analytics, and equips them to take the financial industry to the next level...