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2021 Eureka Nova Hackathon

Application ends soon for 2021 Eureka Nova Hackathon!

Actualize your ideas in The 2021 Eureka Nova Hackathon on 24-25 April! The hackathon focuses on co-creating the future of real estate and retail. Working in teams of 2-3, hackers will ideate, design, build and pitch to mentors and esteemed judges. Top 3 finalists will receive cash prizes and the opportunity to continue developing their idea with New World Development.

Apply now on https://www.eurekanova.com/hackathon-2021 before 18 April!


HKU Advanced Diploma in FinTech

With a vision and mission to accelerate FinTech development in HK and nurture FinTech talents, IFTA 亞洲金融科技師學會 works closely with education institutions in HK. Our Data Analytics Group Committee, Elaine Chan gave a guest lecture and shared her expertise in FinTech in the insurance sector with HKU SPACE‘s students.

Checkout HKU SPACE Advanced Diploma in FinTech in the link below: https://lnkd.in/gc_TZPn
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日期:2021年3月18日 (星期四)

直播: bit.ly/3qH9mB6

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FinTech Hackathon – The Kind Matcher–bridging up NGOs and Corporation Doners

The rise of fintech innovation has drawn the attention of enterprises and organizations which crave for CSR strategies, brand authenticity and customer-centricity. Fintech is opening up new ideas to establish stronger bonds of trust and loyalty with target audience and customers, in a tech-innovative manner.

IFTA 亞洲金融科技師學會Lions Club of Hong Kong IFC and Microsoft HK are jointly organising “The Kind Matcher–bridging up NGOs and Corporation Doners”, a hackathon event with FinTech. The event will serve as a creativity-to-reality platform to bring together like-minded youths to develop product prototypes, and exchange ideas with IT industry experts.

The event focuses on equipping students with Fintech knowledge and digital skills of AI and data to develop solutions for CSR. Skills workshops and Fintech seminars will be conducted to provide basic knowledge to students and they are required to complete a self-learning pathway of digital skills on the internet before the hackathon. Winning Teams can earn job shadowing and internship opportunities with Fintech companies and mentoring hours from Fintech experts to further develop their solutions.

RSVP: https://cutt.ly/6zj2APd

FinTech Hackathon - The Kind Matcher–bridging up NGOs and Corporation Doners
FinTech Hackathon - The Kind Matcher–bridging up NGOs and Corporation Doners
FinTech Hackathon - The Kind Matcher–bridging up NGOs and Corporation Doners
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IFTA Award Winners 2019 HKBU Campus Sharing

IFTA Award Winners 2019 HKBU Campus Sharing

Are you interested in FinTech Consulting, Blockchain, Big Data, Cybersecurity and Privacy? IFTA organised a series of FinTech webinars which equip you to become a FinTech Expert. Awardees from the IFTA FinTech Achievement Awards 2019 will share their expertise, projects and technologies in various FinTech fields. Come and join us!

IFTA Award Winners 2019 HKBU Campus Sharing


The Campus Sharing Series is the finale after the IFTA FinTech Award Presentation Ceremony with an aim to promote FinTech industry knowledge to the next generation.

Date: 17th September 2020 (Thursday)

Time: 17:00-19:00

[Featured Speaker]


Opening remarks:

Senior Management from IFTA

Senior Management from HKBU Department


Awardee Sharing 1-

Mr. Kenneth Lau

Head of FinTech Consulting of Forms Syntron Information HK Limited

Award Category: Blockchain-based Transformation, Digital Banking

Sharing Topic: What is required for a Fintech Consultant


Awardee Sharing 2-

Mr. Joe Ng

Chief Technology Officer of Centaline Data Technology Limited

Award Category: PropTech

Sharing Topic: Blockchain and Big Data In PropTech


Awardee Sharing 3-

Adj. Professor Jason Lau

Chief Information Security Officer of Crypto.com

Award Category: Leader of the Year

Sharing Topic: FinTech Adoption: Importance of Cybersecurity and Privacy




Event End

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[FinTech]Maximize the value of the HK$10,000 cash handouts

Maximize the value of the HK$10,000 cash handouts

The payment of HK$10,000 Government’s Cash Payout Scheme will be received starting from today (6 July).Have you ever thought of how to maximize the value of the HK$10,000 cash handouts? Prepare yourself for the rise of #FinTech, which will definitely shape the future in the coming decades. #StayHungry, #StayFoolish. Act now and become a Certified Financial Technologist! We are pleased to offer you an extra 5% OFF for any registrations by 31 July 2020. Register/Learn More: https://cftasia.org/cft-programme/ (+825 2232 5822 / info@cftasia.org)

自我增值 創造利益最大化

香港政府現金發放計劃由今天起(7月6日)開始發放,有沒有想過怎樣才可活用財政預算案中派發的一萬港元❓IFTA建議立即自我增值,為新興行業#金融科技#FinTech做好準備,金融科技乃未來大勢所趨,虛擬銀行、虛擬保險、人工智能、區塊鏈、大數據、電子支付等正在興起,預備好自己才不會被淘汰。👨🏻‍💻👩🏻‍💻#求知若飢#虛心若愚📝✍🏻💪🏼請即行動,成為認可金融技術師! 在2020年7月31日或之前報名可享額外的5%折扣優惠。✅查詢/報名:https://cftasia.org/cft-programme-test (+825 2232 5822 / info@cftasia.org)

IFTA Chat with CEO: Global Borderless Account


IFTA’s Regular FinTech Seminar Is Back!

We are back in a new series – CHAT WITH CEO.
This time we have invited Mr. Benjamin Wong, Co-founder & CEO of TranSwap Limited, to talk about the topic of Global Virtual Borderless Account. Welcome to join us!

Date: 9th July 2020 (Thursday)
Time: 16:00 – 18:00
Venue: 1/F Leighton Room, Craigengower Cricket Club (CCC), Causeway Bay
Format: Sharing & Networking
Scale: 30 pax
CPT: 2 hours
Ticket: HK$100
Registration: https://lnkd.in/gJnb_PW

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