MSc in Finance (Fintech and Financial Analytics) partners with the International Association of Privacy Professionals to award the inaugural, “Westin Scholar Book Award”busd-admin
We are delighted to have the International Association of Privacy Professionals (www.IAPP.org) sponsor a first of its kind award in Asia Pacific to honor the top student’s achievement for the best individual assignment submitted for the Cybersecurity, Privacy and RegTech class. In addition to a cash prize of USD1,000, the awardee will receive 2 years of complimentary IAPP membership, 3 exam vouchers for IAPP certification programs, 2 years unlimited access to virtual training for all IAPP certificate programs and a copy of the book “Privacy and Freedom” with a special nameplate inside describing the award.
“For IAPP, the intention of this award is not only to recognize a student’s accomplishments, but to help build the pipeline for the next generation of privacy professionals. Students appreciate the Cybersecurity course infused with industry-ready content and guest speakers from around the world to share real-world updates in the core areas of Cybersecurity, Privacy and RegTech in relation to FinTech. This award ensures that the student continues with a growth mindset to continue their journey into the workforce, equipped with privacy knowledge and a solid baseline for them to pursue the highly sought after IAPP certifications” said Regional Leader (Hong Kong) of IAPP and Adjunct Professor Jason Lau.