SATELLITE EVENTS

Explore our weeklong satellite and community events with local and global partners. For Hong Kong FinTech Week Main Conference, please register your pass here.

2
November
09:30 - 17:30
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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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
November
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
November
14:00 - 17:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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Fintech Development & Opportunities in Greater Bay Area

There is no doubt that Financial Technology, or Fintech, has transformed the financial landscape. As one of the pioneers in nurturing talent, what has PolyU done to develop the future Fintech talents? How will Fintech shape the future of financial services in Greater Bay Area?Join the PolyU experts and renowned practitioners in this three-hour webinar to develop understanding, gain insight and share ideas on this exciting theme.

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2
November
14:30 - 16:30
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
Online
Sina Finance
FEATURED EVENT: Embrace the next trend: how new infrastructure changes our future in the context of Fintech? (Mandarin)

China has brought the idea of new infrastructure this year, but what exactly does this mean to Fintech industry?

It is estimated that new infrastructure may involve over 5 trillion yuan new investments. Typically, new infrastructure involves a number of key fields, such as 5G, internet of things, industrial internet, cloud computing, blockchain, data centers, smart computing centers and smart transportation. What are the hidden opportunities in Fintech industry? What will new infrastructure influence the future trend of Fintech?

Sina Finance has invited the experts in Mainland China to explain the concept of the new infrastructure and the opportunities hidden in the over 5 trillion yuan business. Despite that, Sina Finance also invited the companies from Fintech industry to explore the possibilities in new infrastructure.

14:30 - 14:40 Opening Speech

• Charles Ng, Associate Director-General of Investment Promotion, Invest HK

14:40 - 15:00 Opening Speech

• Tan Min, Secretary General of Block-chain-based Service Network

• Zhu Yali, Head of Zhangle Global, Huatai International

15:00 - 15:45 Soaring up via Cloud, how can cloud computing help Fintech to scale to a higher level?

As customers from financial institutions are expecting more affordable and faster products and services, cloud service has become a very important technology solution to achieve the goal. Also cloud service is one of the key elements in new infrastructure, but the cost for building up the cloud can be expensive. How can the cloud service for the financial institutions to help the development of Fintech industry? What the future trend as the cloud service become more popular among the financial institutions?

Moderator:

• Maggie Luo, Chief Representative, Sina Finance Global

Panelists:

• Cynthia Zhang, Founder of Future X Capital

• David Ye, Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO, Rong 360

• Kenneth Wong, Partner, PwC Hong Kong

• Yuening Wu, Head of Strategy in Financial Industry, Tencent Cloud

15:45 - 16:30 Gathering the best chain experts in China, how can blockchain accelerate the development of Fintech?

As everyone acknowledges the importance of data securities in Fintech industry, blockchain has become an important technology solution. By 2025, the scale of the blockchain industry in the sub-industry of new infrastructure will reach 38.9 billion yuan in China.

Globally, in 2019, the scale of the global digital economy reached 15.6 trillion USD, accounting for 19.7% of the global economy. It is estimated that the digital economy will reach 24.3% by 2025, which mean the growth rate of the digital economy is 3.5 times that of the global economy.

What role can blockchain play to boost the development of Fintech? As a technology solution, what are the application scenario of blockchain? As the regulation tightened, how do the regulators see the development of blockchain?

Moderator:

• King Leung, Head of Fintech, Invest HK

Panelists:

• Da Hongfei, Founder of Neo, Founder & CEO of Onchain

• Duncan Wong, Founder & CEO of CryptoBLK

• Lo Waishun, General Partner of DL Capitals

• Yifan He, Founder and CEO of Red Date Tech

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3
November
12:00 - 13:30
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
Webinar
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
November
15:00 - 16:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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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
November
09:00 – 18:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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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
November
19:00 - 20:30
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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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
November
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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3
November
17:00 - 18:30
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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PayMe Talks: How changing consumer behaviours shape the new normal after COVID-19

How has COVID-19 changed our lifestyles and consumer behaviour? During this 1.5 hours session, you will gain interesting perspectives on how digital payments and e-commence have become powerful tools for the changing business landscape in Hong Kong and beyond. Speakers will also share key strategies on how to improve your customer experience and gather powerful insights and data.

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3
November
16:30 - 18:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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HKU FinTech Day 2020

We are excited to announce that the fourth annual HKU FinTech Day will be held again this year - in a virtual format - in conjunction with Hong Kong FinTech Week 2020. The event will bring together renowned academics and key industry players to discuss cutting-edge research at the intersection of science, technology, and entrepreneurship. There will be vibrant discussions on the latest topics including Digital Banking, Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Assets, and how educators can meet market demand for new skills. There will be presentations about HKU FinTech startups, the Hong Kong FinTech ecosystem and some special announcements.

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4
November
09:00 – 18:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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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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4
November
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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4
November
16:30 - 18:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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HKU FinTech Day 2020

We are excited to announce that the fourth annual HKU FinTech Day will be held again this year - in a virtual format - in conjunction with Hong Kong FinTech Week 2020. The event will bring together renowned academics and key industry players to discuss cutting-edge research at the intersection of science, technology, and entrepreneurship. There will be vibrant discussions on the latest topics including Digital Banking, Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Assets, and how educators can meet market demand for new skills. There will be presentations about HKU FinTech startups, the Hong Kong FinTech ecosystem and some special announcements.

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4
November
14:00 - 17:15
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
Online
Live Stream on 36kr
FEATURED EVENT: Hong Kong Fintech Week Global Fast Track - Mainland China Track Finals Webinar (Mandarin)

In 2020, Fintech Week further expanded the scale and initiated an independent section “Hong Kong Fintech Week Global Fast Track - Mainland China Track”, together with 36Kr Global, so as to provide more opportunities and resources for mainland promising startups to enter HK financial market and go global. During 3 months, 8 mainland finalists have been determined and will attend the finals webinar on 4th November, together with 10 industry experts, 36Kr Global will bring the exciting competition and valuable market insight to audiences.

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4
November
18:30 - 20:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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Finstep Asia and KWM present: FinTech in the Greater Bay Area: Policy, Collaboration and Cross-Border Considerations

For Hong Kong Fintech Week 2020, Finstep Asia and King & Wood Mallesons are co-hosting a live satellite event and virtual networking session on: FinTech in the Greater Bay Area: Policy, Collaboration and Cross-Border Considerations. We are delighted to have Industry thought leaders & GBA experts, Garry Sein (Regional Senior Solutions Architect, Fintech and Innovation, Alibaba Cloud), Urszula McCormack (Global Banking & Finance Fintech Sector Lead, King & Wood Mallesons), Tyler Aveni (Head of International Partnerships, WeBank) and Musheer Ahmed (Founder Finstep Asia, Founding Board Member FTAHK) onboard.

We would start virtual networking after our satellite event. Don't miss the chance to meet our speakers and our international delegation companies in the Hong Kong FinTech Week 2020.

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5
November
Nomination opens throughout the week
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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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5
November
15:00 - 16:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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CEO Sharing & Recruitment Talk by LU.com

Industry sharing

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5
November
14:00 - 15:30
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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Big Data and Data-Driven Insurance

A virtual meeting that will discuss the Big Data and its latest applications in the insurance industry; how Big Data will transform the insurance industry through disrupting and reshaping the value chains of the insurance industry. This talk will be given by Professor Tao Sun at the Department of Finance and Insurance, Lingnan University. The targeted audiences will be under- and post-graduate students. Audience from academia and the local insurance industry are welcome.

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5
November
11:00 - 12:00
Hong Kong / Singapore Time UTC+8
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Building Digital Banks: Leveraging the Ecosystem and API Technologies

It would take a small army to build a bank in-house. This includes all the necessary components for a bank to be operational, compliant and effective.

We operate in a competitive ecosystem of best-of-breed vendors and service providers that integrate through secure and standardised interfaces. In this session, our team will discuss how banks and challengers can leverage the fintech ecosystem to build successful and profitable digital banks.

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5
November
09:00 – 10:00
Sweden Time UTC+2 (16:00 - 17:00 Hong Kong Time)
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What's ahead in Hong Kong as the financial centre and impact for Swedish fintech

In collaboration with Nordic Innovation House - Hong Kong, we are hosting a panel discussion on "What's ahead in Hong Kong as the financial centre and impact for Swedish fintech". This is a side event of Hong Kong Fintech Week 2020 - Asia's global financial technology conference with 25000+ attendees from over 70 countries.

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5
November
15:30 - 17:30
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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Sino-French Online Fintech Forum 2020 Fintech Development Trends in France and China-Hong Kong In times of Covid-19

France has an abundance of renowned specialists in finance and mathematical engineering.  
As one of the world’s leading innovation hubs, the French FinTech today are increasingly making their mark nationally and internationally.  

In Asia, ever since the last decade, China becomes a major breeding ground for financial technology innovation. Mainland cities like Shenzhen, Hangzhou, and Shanghai have become regional and international fintech leaders.
Hong Kong, being one of the world’s largest financial centres and the fastest-growing region for FinTech investments, the city offers many specific market opportunities in FinTech.  

To better leverage and facilitate closer collaboration between financial and technology companies in France, Mainland China, and Hong Kong, the French Trade Commissions - Business France in Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou are proud to launch the first edition of Sino-French Online Forum, which would be held during the Hong Kong Fintech Week 2020 on 5-6 November.

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5
November
16:00 - 17:15
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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Baker McKenzie FinTech Legal Accelerator: Cracking the Legal Code

Are you a FinTech start-up or scale-up? Are you looking for guidance on next steps from a legal perspective? Are you interested in launching your business in markets across Asia? If you’ve answered yes to any of these questions, we would like to invite you to join our introductory workshop - Baker McKenzie FinTech Legal Accelerator: Cracking the Legal Code as part of the Hong Kong FinTech Week. You’ll hear an overview of key issues that FinTechs need to know, whether you are just starting out or looking to grow and expand across Asia.Our session will include Baker McKenzie partners from across APAC introducing topics such as:

- Regulatory: do you need a license to operate your FinTech business?Intellectual
- Property: protecting your business on a budget
- Data Privacy/Cybersecurity: how to comply with requirements and safeguard your business
- Raising Capital and Growth: key points VCs will look at in funding rounds and how you can prepare  
- Employment: addressing employment issues at every stage of your company
- Tax: cross-border tax considerations relevant to your mature FinTech business

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5
November
14:00 - 18:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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World Regtech Summit 2020

Join regtech solution innovators, financial institutions, fintechs, technologists and service providers from Hong Kong and around the world at the 2nd edition of our inclusive World Regtech Summit 2020 (“WRS2020”) on November 5 and 6 (Thursday and Friday), in conjunction with Hong Kong Fintech Week 2020, which will be held completely online and free of charge this year at a Europe-friendly time!

Did you know that nearly half of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority's Fintech Supervisory Sandbox pilot trials to date related to regtech?

ACMI, LITE Lab@HKU, and co-organisers Fintech Association of Hong Kong and InvestHK, are building upon WRS2019’s success that included regulators, The REGTECH Book authors and  leaders from the APAC Regtech Network, Australia and Ireland, and the nearly 400 registrants comprising senior representatives from compliance, AML, financial crime, and tech risk saw 16 regtechs from around the world (highlights here).

WRS2020 will grow the panels of leaders to cover emerging important areas of regulatory development, digital identity, financial institution digital transformation, digital assets, AI governance and financial crime.

Register to join the world’s regtech community at www.worldregtech.com

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5
November
15:00 / 7:00 / 8:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8 / GMT / CEST
Online
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World Trade Organization and Trade Finance Global presents: "Blockchain for Trade: Where do we stand?"

Join World Trade Organization’s Emmanuelle Ganne and Trade Finance Global’s Deepesh Patel at the launch of their latest publication “Blockchain for Trade: Where do we stand?” at this virtual launch event, premiered online.

Following the launch of TFG / WTO / ICC’s publication “Blockchain & DLT in trade: A reality check” in November 2019 at the WTO Global Blockchain Forum, this updated research study provides an overview and updated periodic table.

A natural year's worth of progression has been both accelerated and in some areas shunted by the forces of the Covid-19 pandemic, the widespread and long-lasting implications of which still remain unknown.

At this virtual event, premiered online, you’ll hear an outline of the main projects, categorised into Supply Chain Finance, Trade Finance, Know Your Customer (KYC), Insurance, DLT Digitazation of Trade Documents, Shipping & Logistics / Supply Chain, Other Initiatives and Marketplaces.

The authors will also be showcasing 19 standardization initiatives, split by sector or process, general trade, private sector-led and regional / national initiatives, as well as the international standards bodies.

The launch will also showcase the results of a supplementary survey, analysing the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on trade digitisation.

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5
November
16:00 - 17:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
TheDesk, United Centre, 5/F, 95 Queensway, Admiralty; or Online
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Fintech, Virtual Banks and GBA: how European Players are standing out in Asia

Organised by The European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.What are the tangible effects of big data, cryptocurrencies and blockchain in the business today? Who are the main European players leading their implementation in APAC? Has digitalisation already happened? What is virtual banks’ competitive advantage? What are the main fintech trends in the Greater Bay Area?What are the European companies expecting from the GBA initiative? How can big data drive energy transition and ESG objectives in the region?

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5
November
14:30
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
Webinar
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Partnerships, Data and Supercharged Sales

While partnerships between insurers and insurtechs have been proven to bring significant benefits, they can be a bit of a minefield. Prospective suitors may initially look like a great fit but executing that partnership brings about a number of issues on both sides of the aisle. But, if you can isolate exactly what your needs are, you’ll find the process a lot easier, quicker and the relationship will be more fruitful. With data management becoming an evermore prevalent issue in the insurance industry, now is the time to forge relationships that can improve data handling and support sales functions. In this session, our experts will be showing you not only how to find a great partner, but how to nurture them to ensure that insurers get better access to data and boost sales to new heights while giving insurtechs access to larger customer bases.

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5
November
16:30-17:15
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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Asia Banking 2025: Digitalisation to Redefine the New Normal

Oliver Wyman and Morgan Stanley recently released a new research exploring the digitalisation of banks across Asia. This webinar dives into these findings, with additional contributions from example flagship digital banks in the region. We’ll discuss the banks digitalisation journeys and the impact of investing into digital on their corporate growth, efficiency and ability to improve resilience. We look forward to lively data-backed discussion with time for Q&A from attendees.

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6
November
14:00 - 15:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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InvestHK - FintechHK Webinar New Fintech Trends in Hong Kong – Virtual Banks’ Latest Development & How to raise fund for your Fintech Business in Hong Kong

In 2019, 8 Virtual Banks have been granted license by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority. Stakeholders from all over the world have been looking forward to the changes the Virtual Banks are going bring to the banking sector, or even the whole society. Join this Webinar to learn more on the latest development of Virtual Banks in Hong Kong and the new innovative ideas they are going to bring to the world.

After knowing more about the Virtual Banks’ successful stories, you may become keener to establish or expand your Fintech Business to Hong Kong. This Webinar will also give you an overview of the new fundraising methods available in Hong Kong, as well as the tips on approaching investors to pitch your innovative solutions.

Co-organised with Fintech Association of Japan.

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6
November
Nomination opens throughout the week
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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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6
November
15:00 - 16:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
Webinar
AI in Quantitative Finance

1. Introduction of WorldQuant and what they do
2. Main applications of AI in quantitative finance
3. Main mathematical knowledge and technologies
4. Challenges
5. Conclusion + QA

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6
November
16:00 - 17:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
Webinar
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Industry Sharing and Recruitment Talk by Futu.com

Industry sharing and company introduction

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6
November
15:30 - 17:30
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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Sino-French Online Fintech Forum 2020 Fintech Development Trends in France and China-Hong Kong In times of Covid-19

France has an abundance of renowned specialists in finance and mathematical engineering.  
As one of the world’s leading innovation hubs, the French FinTech today are increasingly making their mark nationally and internationally.  

In Asia, ever since the last decade, China becomes a major breeding ground for financial technology innovation. Mainland cities like Shenzhen, Hangzhou, and Shanghai have become regional and international fintech leaders.
Hong Kong, being one of the world’s largest financial centres and the fastest-growing region for FinTech investments, the city offers many specific market opportunities in FinTech.  

To better leverage and facilitate closer collaboration between financial and technology companies in France, Mainland China, and Hong Kong, the French Trade Commissions - Business France in Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou are proud to launch the first edition of Sino-French Online Forum, which would be held during the Hong Kong Fintech Week 2020 on 5-6 November.

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6
November
All Day event
Online
Public Event
Elevator Pitch Competition 2020

Elevator Pitch Competition (EPiC), organised by Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP), is an exciting tech startup challenge drawing hundreds of brilliant minds from the globe to unleash their brain powers. Starting from 2016, this international event has been scaling up significantly attracting overwhelming attention and has become an eagerly anticipated annual occasion in town ever since.

Our signature startup pitch kickstarts the event this year with a bang, where 150+ startup finalists from 50+ economies pitch to win cash prizes worth US$200k! Following that, we will host an exclusive Global Matching session to spark cross-border investment opportunities and a Thought Leadership conference spotlighting I&T heavyweights and global pioneers.

From helping startups go to market and find ground in Hong Kong to scaling game-changing ideas, EPiC provides end-to-end benefits to take innovation to new heights.

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6
November
14:00 - 18:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
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World Regtech Summit 2020

Join regtech solution innovators, financial institutions, fintechs, technologists and service providers from Hong Kong and around the world at the 2nd edition of our inclusive World Regtech Summit 2020 (“WRS2020”) on November 5 and 6 (Thursday and Friday), in conjunction with Hong Kong Fintech Week 2020, which will be held completely online and free of charge this year at a Europe-friendly time!

Did you know that nearly half of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority's Fintech Supervisory Sandbox pilot trials to date related to regtech?

ACMI, LITE Lab@HKU, and co-organisers Fintech Association of Hong Kong and InvestHK, are building upon WRS2019’s success that included regulators, The REGTECH Book authors and  leaders from the APAC Regtech Network, Australia and Ireland, and the nearly 400 registrants comprising senior representatives from compliance, AML, financial crime, and tech risk saw 16 regtechs from around the world (highlights here).

WRS2020 will grow the panels of leaders to cover emerging important areas of regulatory development, digital identity, financial institution digital transformation, digital assets, AI governance and financial crime.

Register to join the world’s regtech community at www.worldregtech.com

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6
November
10:00 - 11:00
Hong Kong Time UTC+8
Webinar
Public Event
Digital Transformation and Fintech for Manufacturing Industries presented by GBA Business School 大灣區戰略新思維:數碼轉型對工業生產的影響

Most people think that digital transformation and fintech are only relevant for services industry, and financial services. Experts from the GBA Business School will discuss and explain why fintech and digital transformation are crucial for the development of manufacturing industry, especially when we are moving towards Industry 4.0. Many Hong Kong companies have been investing and operating in GBA since the beginning of the open door policy of China. These companies will play important roles for the future of advanced manufacturing and technology development in GBA.

Moderator:

Professor Dicky Shek, Honorary Vice President, GBA Business School

Speakers:   

Dr Raymond Wong, Deputy Chairman and CEO, Raymond Industries 

Dr Stephen Ko, Advisor to Board, Executive Coach and Expert in Process Manufacturing

RSVP is NOT required, all you have to do is to click on the link below to watch this session on our website at the designated time.

大灣區商學院今次帶來兩位在數碼轉型和金融科技領域的專家,讓大家更深入認識這兩項科技為製造業帶來的影響。自中國開放改革以來,大灣區都是港商投資的首選地區,同時也在區內帶動了科技的發展與應用。


主持人:石義強博士(大灣區商學院榮譽副校長)


嘉賓:黃文顯博士(利民實業副主席及行政總裁)及高少豐博士(著董事會顧問、高管導師、流程製造、醫療技術、IT行業的專家)

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Advanced Automation in Digital Claims Management

Caseblocks invites you to join our automation and insurance experts to discuss some of the drivers and success factors behind digital claims transformation in the insurance sector.

We’ll touch on how changing customer expectations and new entrants are shaping the market and what kind of change programmes these are creating inside insurers. We’ll talk about the impact of AI and where we think it fits within the claims process. Finally, we’ll demonstrate how to achieve high rates of automation with sub-second claim decisions using the Caseblocks advanced rules engine.

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Payments Innovation in Asia Navigating the Startup Ecosystem | Pause for Payments with Kristy

Kelly An, Ecosystem Manager, PayPal Innovation Lab, joined Kristy Duncan in this episode that focuses on payments innovation in Asia. Kelly discusses her role as an ecosystem manager at the PayPal Innovation Lab how she is helping to strengthen innovation culture and creating an innovation community within Asia.

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6
November
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Caseblocks Webinar: Advanced Automation in Digital Claims Management Webinar.

Caseblocks invites you to join our automation and insurance experts to discuss some of the drivers and success factors behind digital claims transformation in the insurance sector.

We’ll touch on how changing customer expectations and new entrants are shaping the market and what kind of change programmes these are creating inside insurers. We’ll talk about the impact of AI and where we think it fits within the claims process. Finally, we’ll demonstrate how to achieve high rates of automation with sub-second claim decisions using the Caseblocks advanced rules engine.

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