Aug 2020 Ethics Seminar

[FinTech Event]Ethical Leadership in FinTech Industries

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Ethical Leadership in FinTech Industries

About this Event

The Institute of Financial Technologists of Asia is delighted and honoured to invite you to our Ethical Leadership in FinTech Industry Seminar.

Date: 22 & 29 Aug 2020 (SAT)

Time: 10am – 1pm (both two days)

[Featured Lecturer]

Professor A. Reza Hoshmand

Professor Hoshmand who served as the Director of General Education at HKBU until 2019 is currently Senior Special Advisor to the Global Institute of Service Leadership Education in Hong Kong.

Prior to coming to Hong Kong as a Fulbright Scholar in 2008, Professor Hoshmand was the Chair/Dean of Business and Management Division at Daniel Webster College in Nashua, New Hampshire. He has taught at numerous universities including Harvard, Tufts, University of Hawaii, and California State Polytechnic in Pomona.

[ Certification/ CPT Hours ]

Each participant who completed the seminar would be qualified for 6 CPT hours.

[ Payment method ]

  1. Credit Card Payment on Eventbright
  2. Cheque should be crossed and made payable to: “INSTITUTE OF FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGISTS OF ASIA LIMITED” and send it by post to Ms Anna Ho, IFTA, Suite 2204, 22/F, Sino Plaza, 255-257 Gloucester Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

    For any further enquiries, please contact us through our direct line 2232 5822 or email info@cftasia.org
Ethical Leadership in FinTech Industries
https://www.eventbrite.hk/e/ethical-leadership-in-fintech-industry-2020-tickets-108443425204
FinTech Intership

[FinTech Education] Bibo FinTech Internship Programme

[FinTech Education] Bibo FinTech Internship Programme

亞洲金融科技師學會主席龐寶林先生今天在標保金融科技實習計劃資訊會暨小組面試日上分享了他在個人職業生涯中的經驗,以及香港最新的金融和金融科技界發展。龐主席勉勵一眾學生保持積極正面,努力裝備自己,預備好投身社會,相信標保已為有意投身金融科技職界的學生提供一個非常好的起點和平台。再次感謝標保公司邀請,預祝實習計劃圓滿成功。Mr Paul Pong, Chairman of IFTA, shared his personal career experience, as well as the latest Hong Kong financial and FinTech developments at the BIBO FinTech Internship Programme Information Session & Group Interviews today. He encouraged the candidates to stay positive, and proactively equip themselves to get prepared for future career. The BIBO internship Programme has already provided a good starting point for students who are interested in pursuing their career in FinTech.Special thanks to Mr Ka-Ming Lee, CEO of BIBO Limited for having IFTA today. Wish the internship programme a great success.

Youth Webinar

IFTA First Youth Webinar

The first youth webinar organised by IFTA was successfully held today. We are delighted to receive more than 150 attendee registrations in total. Mr Francis Ngai from IBM, Mr Fred Ngan from Bowtie Life Insurance Company and Mr ALEX Chan from FORMS HK shared their valuable opinions about the FinTech development in Hong Kong and GBA, moderated by Mr Darron Sun. In particular, they shared their views on the future of virtual banking and virtual insurance.

They encouraged young people to remain positive and be bold to take risk, especially for those who are interested in pursuing a career in the FinTech industry, it is very important for them have a passionate attitude and a growth mindset.

If you have missed the webinar, please feel free to relive the video on IFTA Facebook page: https://lnkd.in/eSn8dVA

亞洲金融科技師學會首辦之「金融與科技融合之路 青年分享會」第一講於今天圓滿舉行,很高興有超過150位青年報名參加。

由辛建國先生主持,嘉賓魏已倡先生、顏耀輝先生和陳榮發先生分享了他們對香港和大灣區金融科技發展的寶貴意見,當中更特別分享到他們對於虛擬銀行和虛擬保險領域前景的看法。

他們建議一眾年青人要保持積極正面的態度,以及勇於冒險的精神,特別是有意投身金融科技界的年青人,更需要擁有對工作熱情的態度和成長思维。

如果您錯過了我們的網絡研討會,歡迎重溫我們在Facebook專頁上的直播片段:https://lnkd.in/eSn8dVA

Singapore Blockchain Week 2020

Singapore Blockchain Week 2020

Singapore Blockchain Week 2020

Singapore Blockchain Week 2020 (SGBCW) , hosted by Blockchain Association of Singapore (BAS) and co-organised by NexChange Group, is the largest government supported virtual blockchain event in Asia, with 5000+ attendees expected throughout the week. The event will be hosted online, providing a unique digital environment, bringing together regulators, business and technology industry leaders, academics, and innovators from all around the world.

The anchor event of the week – Singapore Blockchain Week Virtual Summit – will be held on July 21st, 2020. The organisers will also coordinate a series of hackathons, workshops and investor events on July 22nd and 23rd.

IFTA is one of supporting organisations of Singapore Blockchain Week 2020 and IFTA members can enjoy a 20% off discount for the Singapore Blockchain Week Virtual Summit Ticket, dedicated registration link : https://www.eventbrite.com/e/singapore-blockchain-week-virtual-summit-2020-tickets-97717125553?discount=IFTA20. Please contact Ms Anna Ho at info@cftasia.org for the IFTA member discount code.

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IFTA FinTech Luncheon: Digital Transformation in Accounts Receivable Management

Digital Transformation in Accounts Receivable Management

The IFTA FinTech Luncheon: Digital Transformation in Accounts Receivable Management was held successfully on 16th January 2020. Mr. Ken Wong, Mr. Ka Ming Lee, Mr. Keith Cheung and Mr. Vincent Chan share about the business model of BIBO Limited, and how they use FinTech technologies, Big Data Analytics and AI to transformation this traditional service of account receivable management

HKBU MSc in Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics) 2020-2021 intake

HKBU MSc in Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics) 2020-2021 intake

HKBU School of Business was recently ranked in the top 25 business schools in APAC by Financial Times and is proud to announce that the MSc in Finance (#FinTech and #Financial Analytics) 2020-2021 intake is now open for admission.

We are pleased to serve on their industry advisory committee and help building a tighter collaboration. The program brings together experts from industry, professional associations (including IFTA and FTAHK) and multidisciplinary academics, covering all aspects of modern day FinTech including AI, cryptocurrency, cybersecurity, privacy, financial fraud, textual analysis and much more.

Official content from the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAAP) will also be adopted to empower students with the most updated industry practices and regulations on data privacy.

The program (offers both full time and part-time mode) will provide internship opportunities in Hong Kong and Mainland International applicants may be eligible for the International Postgraduate Scholarships entitling recipients to receive full tuition waiver PLUS living allowance. Graduates of the Program have satisfied qualification requirement of IFTA and could be admitted to the CFT (Certified Financial Technologist) program for the exemption of Level 1 and Level 2 (Module 1-4).  

With close collaboration between IFTA and the program management team, we believe that this program would boost the FinTech development.

Application period for the Sep 2020 intake has started. Visit their webpage for details: https://mscfinance.hkbu.edu.hk/

 

 

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Approved Training Provider 

IFTA is delighted to announce BM Intelligence (BMI) as one of the approved training providers of CFT programme in Hong Kong region. The CFT Level I prep course will begin this month from 15-22 September 2019!

The course will cover 6 modules of CFT Programme Level I exam including:

Module 1: The Financial Services Industry 
Module 2: Debt
Module 3: Equity
Module 4: Project Management
Module 5: Business Analysis
Module 6: Software Engineering 

Checkout BMI website for more details: 
http://www.bmiptc.com/tc/our_details?type=seminar&id=31

BMI Intensive Financial Technology Course
HKUSPACE Smart Talk Seminar Virtual Banking in Hong Kong on 2019-05-21

HKU SPACE Smart Talk Seminar: Virtual Banking in Hong Kong

Mr. Paul Pong, Chairman of the Institute of Financial Technologists of Asia, was invited to be the moderator of the HKU SPACE Smart Talk about Virtual Banking in Hong Kong on 21 May 2019 at the HKU SPACE Admiralty campus!

Many thanks to the organiser, HKU SPACE, and both reputable panellists, Mr. Sunny Cheung, Chief Executive Officer of Octopus Holdings Limited, and Professor William Leung, Chief Executive and Executive Director of WeLab Virtual Bank.

HKUSPACE Smart Talk Seminar Virtual Banking in Hong Kong on 2019-05-21