2 Nov
Monday
2 Nov
09:30 - 17:30
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2020 CUHK Conference on Financial Technology

Conference Topic: How FinTech Transforms Organizations – Theory & Practice

The organiser would like to take advantage of the opportunity to bring together the academia and industry participants, providing a platform to carry out fruitful and productive discussions, encourage the exchange of ideas and promote future collaboration opportunities.

2020 marks a very special year in the academia as well as the industry.  COVID-19 has disrupted different people’s lives in many different ways.  With social distancing, virtual classes have been put in place in universities.  Business meetings have been held online due to travel restrictions.  It is beneficial for the students to widen their exposure and have more interactions with the industry.  Faculties can share their research results and seek partnership with fintech corporations.  Industry practitioners can leverage on the forefront research to take their fintech business some steps further.

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2 Nov
Nomination opens throughout the week
Online
Public Event
TADS Awards The Tokenized Assets & Digital Securities Awards

The Tokenized Assets & Digital Securities Awards (“TADS Awards”) is the world’s first annual international awards for Tokenized Assets & Digital Securities sector. It celebrates this industry by recognizing and honoring significant contributions and distinguished achievements worldwide. Hosted annually, the TADS Awards brings together individuals and businesses to share the energy that tokenization brings to the financial sector.

TADS Awards also aims to nurture the growth of these specific industries by jointly establishing “best practices” and setting “measuring standards” for high-quality tokenized assets and digitized securities, together with other industry leaders on the global market.

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2 Nov
14:00 - 17:30
TBC
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Nurturing Hong Kong FinTech talents through Education and Training

The event aims to introduce to the audience PolyU’s holistic approach in nurturing Hong Kong FinTech talents through the joint effort of university’s academic departments, research centres, and knowledge-transfer divisions to systematically provide a series of FinTech education and training programmes ranging from certificate courses to degree programmes at different levels all the way up to the Doctor of FinTech. Accompanied with the introduction, a webinar with PolyU professors providing lectures on selected subjects of each FinTech programmes for the audience to gain some direct experience on how PolyU FinTech programmes are conducted in class will be arranged.

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2 Nov

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3 Nov
Tuesday
3 Nov
12:00 -13:30
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Opening the door to the Fintech industry

Learn from the Fintech veterans the upcoming challenges in the Fintech industry and how to get prepared for it.  Why blockchain, machine learning, cybersecurity, data analytics matter and how are they applied to the Fintech industry?  Get prepared for the new normal post COVID19.

The panelists Mr Raymond Chan (Managing Director of 9F International Holdings), Mr Jason Lau (Chief Information Officer of Cyptro.com) and Mr Daniel Chan (Founder of Datafarm Services Limited) will share with you how they transform to be who they are today.  From Fin to Fintech, from tech to Techfin.  Your path to the Fintech industry is not alone.

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3 Nov
15:00 - 16:00
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Blockchain - The Next Generation of Fintech

Blockchain becomes one of the most important technology in Fintech. In this session, we will explore what blockchain and Hyperledger are, the latest and most impactful developments in Hyperledger projects and open source blockchain globally.
You will learn:
1. What is Blockchain & Hyperledger
2. What is the impact of Blockchain / Hyperledger for Banking and Finance Industries?
3. Is Blockchain real?  What are the real world Fintech cases studies?
4. What areas we should jump into if we want to invest in Blockchain business?
5. How to prepare on getting in this Blockchain world?

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3 Nov
09:00 – 18:00
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Cyberport Venture Capital Forum 2020

Cyberport Venture Capital Forum (CVCF) will go virtual on 3 - 4 November to present the latest trends and new prospects in tech venturing.

This year’s theme “Navigating New Normal of Tech Venturing” will address the phenomenal impact brought by the pandemic and socio-economic shakeup, upending global businesses and challenging the tech venture funding ecosystem, investors, enterprises, and technopreneurs alike, who strive to map the way forward in a new but nebulous normal.

To help these industry stakeholders navigate through the unprecedented times, CVCF 2020 will gather insights and foresights from over 40 international and local experts from investor, entrepreneurial and enterprise communities on topics ranging from the macro and mega venture trends to the geopolitical impact on funding strategies, cross-border capital flow, China-US trade war reflections, new funding voyages and what drives the next smart deal opportunities.

The integrated CVCF online event platform will host conference sessions, start-up workshops, innovator showcase, the founder stage (power pitch), investor matching and timeless networking extended over the almost month-long engagement period to generate more opportunities for deal flows, networking, exposure and collaboration.

Connecting capital, innovation, entrepreneurship and growth – the region’s signature venture conference you cannot miss! More information and registration: https://cvcf.cyberport.hk/

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3 Nov
19:00 - 20:30
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FinTech for SDG and ESG Excellence

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, we are excited to have arranged a Fireside Chat session with speakers from around the world. In this event, we would like to highlight the crossover between FinTech and sustainability at our ESG Event. As ESG and the SDGs are such broad subjects, we have decided to select 3 specific SDGs 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, and more. The second section will concentrate on Healthcare and Education, with speakers from insurtech, training and education, and more.

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3 Nov
Nomination opens throughout the week
Webinar
Public Event
TADS Awards The Tokenized Assets & Digital Securities Awards

The Tokenized Assets & Digital Securities Awards (“TADS Awards”) is the world’s first annual international awards for Tokenized Assets & Digital Securities sector. It celebrates this industry by recognizing and honoring significant contributions and distinguished achievements worldwide. Hosted annually, the TADS Awards brings together individuals and businesses to share the energy that tokenization brings to the financial sector.

TADS Awards also aims to nurture the growth of these specific industries by jointly establishing “best practices” and setting “measuring standards” for high-quality tokenized assets and digitized securities, together with other industry leaders on the global market.

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4 Nov
Wednesday
4 Nov
09:00 – 18:00
Webinar
Cyberport Venture Capital Forum 2020

Cyberport Venture Capital Forum (CVCF) will go virtual on 3 - 4 November to present the latest trends and new prospects in tech venturing.

This year’s theme “Navigating New Normal of Tech Venturing” will address the phenomenal impact brought by the pandemic and socio-economic shakeup, upending global businesses and challenging the tech venture funding ecosystem, investors, enterprises, and technopreneurs alike, who strive to map the way forward in a new but nebulous normal.

To help these industry stakeholders navigate through the unprecedented times, CVCF 2020 will gather insights and foresights from over 40 international and local experts from investor, entrepreneurial and enterprise communities on topics ranging from the macro and mega venture trends to the geopolitical impact on funding strategies, cross-border capital flow, China-US trade war reflections, new funding voyages and what drives the next smart deal opportunities.

The integrated CVCF online event platform will host conference sessions, start-up workshops, innovator showcase, the founder stage (power pitch), investor matching and timeless networking extended over the almost month-long engagement period to generate more opportunities for deal flows, networking, exposure and collaboration.

Connecting capital, innovation, entrepreneurship and growth – the region’s signature venture conference you cannot miss! More information and registration: https://cvcf.cyberport.hk/

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4 Nov
Nomination opens throughout the week
Webinar
Public Event
TADS Awards The Tokenized Assets & Digital Securities Awards

The Tokenized Assets & Digital Securities Awards (“TADS Awards”) is the world’s first annual international awards for Tokenized Assets & Digital Securities sector. It celebrates this industry by recognizing and honoring significant contributions and distinguished achievements worldwide. Hosted annually, the TADS Awards brings together individuals and businesses to share the energy that tokenization brings to the financial sector.

TADS Awards also aims to nurture the growth of these specific industries by jointly establishing “best practices” and setting “measuring standards” for high-quality tokenized assets and digitized securities, together with other industry leaders on the global market.

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5 Nov
Thursday