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2/F Cheng Yu Tung Tower

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HKU FinTech Day


The University of Hong Kong will be hosting its third FinTech Day on November 8 to share the success of its academic leadership in FinTech. The event will bring together renowned academics and key industry players to discuss cutting-edge research at the intersection of science, technology, and entrepreneurship.

You will also be the first to witness the announcement of new initiatives, such as the launch of HKU FinTech Index Series and the launch of The REGTECH Book.

Join us in the celebration of HKU’s research and teaching in FinTech. Don't miss dynamic discussions on the latest topics including Digital Banking, Artificial Intelligence, and Virtual Assets, as well as how educators can meet market demands for new skills.

Programme:


Registration (13:30 – 14:00)

Welcome Remarks (14:00 – 14:10)

Professor Andy Hor, HKU Faculty of Science

Professor Christopher Chao, Dean of Engineering, HKU Faculty of Mechanical Engineering


Panel Discussion: FinTech Skillsets – Meeting and Making Market Demand (14:10 – 14:50)

David Bishop, HKU Faculty of Business & Economics

Brian Tang, Founding Executive Director of Law, Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship (LITE) Programme, HKU Faculty of Law

Janos Barberis, Head of Entrepreneurship at CFTE, HKU Faculty of Law

Bowie Lau, Founder, MaGESpire

Jess Cheng, Co-Founder and CEO of FinMonster

Panel Discussion: Building a Reputable Virtual Asset Ecosystem (14:50 – 15:30)

Brian Tang, Founding Executive Director of Law, Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship (LITE) Programme, HKU Faculty of Law

Sandra Wu, Founding Partner, OriginX Capital

Gary Tiu, Head of Regulatory Affairs at BC Group

Malcolm Wright, Chief Compliance Officer at Diginex

Ken Lo, Head of Partnerships at ZA

Henri Arslanian, Partner, PwC

Special Announcement: The launch of the HKU FinTech Index Series (15:30 – 16:00)

Philip L.H. Yu, Associate Professor, Assistant Dean, HKU Department of Statistics & Actuarial Science

Brian Tang, Founding Executive Director of Law, Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship (LITE) Programme, HKU Faculty of Law

Wilson Chan, Manager of Entrepreneurship Team, Hong Kong Cyberport Management Co. Ltd

Panel Discussion: Pushing the Frontiers of FinTech Research (16:15 – 16:45)

Professor Douglas Arner, HKU Faculty of Law

Professor Ye Luo, HKU Faculty of Business & Economics

Professor Gary Meggit, HKU Faculty of Law

Professor Giuliano Castellano, HKU Faculty of Law

Dr Matthias Buehlmaier, HKU Faculty of Business & Economics

Closing Remarks and launch of the REGTECH Book: The Financial Technology Handbook for Investors, Entrepreneurs and Visionaries in Regulation (16:45 – 17:00)

Professor Douglas Arner, HKU Faculty of Law

Janos Barberis, Head of Entrepreneurship at CFTE, HKU Faculty of Law, Founder of SuperCharger

Networking in the 1/F foyer of Cheng Yu Tung Tower (17:00 – 18:00)

DIRECTIONS TO THE VENUE

HKU FinTech Research and Teaching Showcase will be held in the 1/F foyer

Enquiries: Flora Leung at fkleung@hku.hk

www.hkufintech.com

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2/F Cheng Yu Tung Tower

The University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong

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