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.
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.
Greater Bay Area Blockchain Week 2021 is the premier virtual event for an international audience passionate about technology, education, and business. A week-long event will convene thousands of online viewers to the brightest spot on today’s global financial map, and compliment GBA’s status of the world’s leading and most quickly developing business and technological cluster.
GBA Blockchain Week 2021 will kick off on March 29th, with core Virtual Summit happening on the 30th and 31st. Exclusive content will be streamed globally and in China.
Thank you all for your support! IFTA 亞洲金融科技師學會being the co-organiser of the ESG Achievement Awards 2020, we cordially invite you to join upcoming ESG Achievement Awards and let’s promote ESG and responsible investment together for a better future.👍🏻💪🏻 Details: http://iesgbawards.org/
FinTech for SDG and ESG Excellence – A Virtual Fireside Chat
03 November 2020
19:00 – 20:30 (HKT)
Organizer: ESG Matters
With the current pandemic situation, the importance of ESG and sustainability has really come to the forefront of discussion. As part of the upcoming Hong Kong FinTech Week this November, ESG Matters has arranged a Fireside Chat session with speakers from around the world. The ESG event highlights the crossover between FinTech and sustainability.
As ESG and the SDGs are such broad subjects, 3 specific SDGs are selected as areas of focus for this event. The first section will center around Climate Action and feature speakers from green blockchain platforms, sustainable investment platforms, etc. The second section will concentrate on Healthcare and Education, with speakers from insurtech, training and education, and more.