IFTA showcased and presented at the Cyberport FinTech Tour on 4 December 2019. Our team was glad to meet the Cybertport team, Microsoft team, as well as different co-exhibiting startups at the event.
The 5G Revolution in FinTech Seminar was held successfully on 22 October. Thanks all for your support.
Special thanks to our guest speakers, Mr. Dennis Wong from Hutchison Telecoms, Mr. Bill Genovese from Huawei, Mr. Benson Kam from Manulife, Ms. Jess Mak from HTC and Mr. Daryl Li from PwC. Their wonderful and insightful sharing had provided us a deeper understanding about the 5GTechnology, how the development of 5G could impact on the FinTech industry and how FinTech could drive 5G from different perspectives.
Here are some highlights of the event.
Welcome all professionals in Finance, Tech, FinTech, or you are just eager to learn about 5G development!
Join us on 22 October 2019 from 18:30-20:30 at WeWork Bonham Strand, 7/F, Eib Centre, 40-44 Bonham Street, Hong Kong! Reception starts at 18:00, and finger food and beverages will be served.
The seminar, 5G Revolution in FinTech, is organised by Institute of Financial Technologists of Asia (IFTA) and co-organised with FinTech Association of Hong Kong (FTAHK).
We have invited industry leaders including Hutchison Telecommunications (Hong Kong) Limited, Huawei, PwC HK, Manulife HK, and HTC HK to introduce the latest applications and trends in 5G!
Members and employees of IFTA, FTAHK, Hutchison Telecommunications (Hong Kong) Limited, and supporting organisations don’t forget to use your discount code!
Institute of Financial Technologists of Asia is honoured to announce the commencement of IFTA Ethics Seminar: Ethics Leadership in FinTech Industry with you!
Thank you Mr. Joseph Chan, JP, Under Secretary of Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau, as the speaker of the seminar.
Special thanks to Mr. Po Chung, SBS, OBE, JP, Chairman of Service Leadership Education, for supporting the development of the course, as well as the ethics seminar’s lecturer and course developer, Professor Reza Hoshmand, Senior Advisor of General Education and Professor of Economics at Hong Kong Baptist University.
Fruitful seminar with our IFTA council, advisors, committee members, corporate members, regulators, and faculty members about 3C theory: Competence, Character, and Care adopted from Service Leadership to FinTech Industries.
Ethical conduct and completion of the ethics module has become a core requirement for all IFTA members. We strongly believe that ethics needs to be learned and practiced, especially during FinTech era where traditional industries and regulations are disrupted and challenged.
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.
Have you thought about working in FinTech? Join the information session to learn about your career path as a Certified Financial Technologist (CFT) or Associate Financial Technologist (AFT)!
1) How to become a CFT?
- What are the prerequisites?
- How many CPT hours are required?
2) Details of CFT and Career Perspectives?
- Current exemptions for CFA, CFP and HKSI members
- Who are taking CFT currently?
- IFTA membership structure available for CFT, AFT and Student Members
3) CFT Journey Sharing Session
- Sharing from successful candidate who passed CFT Level 3
RSVP on Eventbrite
Phone: +852 2232 5822
We are delighted to invite you to attend the GDPR Seminar organised by The International Association Of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). Co-organised by Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), School of Business, and the Institute of Financial Technologists of Asia (IFTA)!
Panellists at the Seminar:
- Mr Stephen Kai Yi Wong – Privacy Commissioner at Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data, Hong Kong
- Mr Jason Lau – Chief Information Security Officer at Crypto.com
- Mr Eric Chan – Chief Public Mission Officer at Cyberport
- Ms Eva Kwok – Cyber Risk Advisory Partner at Deloitte China
Dr Dorothy Chau – Senior Lecturer, Department of Finance and Decision Sciences, HKBU
Details of the GDPR Seminar:
Date: 5 June 2019
Venue: DLB905, David C. Lam Building, Shaw Campus, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong