Realizing the Promise of FinTech

by 🚀 Launch Campus, Global Solutions Festival, INNOGIRLS

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DATE & TIME

November 1st, 2018

19:00 - 21:00

LOCATION

PwC Experience Center

19/F, East Town Bld, L20, 41 Lockhart Rd, Wan Chai


DESCRIPTION

The Hong Kong FinTech Week is the world's first cross-border financial technology event, taking place in Hong Kong, Asia's financial capital, and in Shenzhen, China's Silicon Valley. It's one of the largest conferences on the calendar, attracting more than 8000 senior executives and featuring over 200 of the world's top FinTech founders, investors, regulators, and academics, who are shaping the future of financial services by driving a technological revolution in the industry across Asia and globally.

This annual fintech festival hosted presented by InvestHK is not only showcasing the dynamic transformation of traditional finance industry through emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence and blockchain, but also reflecting some revolutionary impact to our society, from capital access, financial inclusion, trading and payments, to wealth and insurance.

In the evening of November 1st, we are gathering fintech entrepreneurs, students, professionals, investors, and participants of the Hong Kong FinTech Week. Besides keynote speech and panel discussion in "Realizing the Promise of FinTech", the winners of Cyberport University Partnership Programme 2018 will share their innovative solutions in finance technology.

Speakers include Flora Yu (Director of Technical Solutions, Microsoft), Gareth Lai (BlockChain Investor, LUMEN), Alberto Todeschini (Lecturer in Artificial Intelligence at UC Berkeley).


AGENDA

19:00Registration
19:15Keynote Speech
19:35Panel on "Realizing the Promise of FinTech"
20:00FinTech Startup Pitching by Cyberport CUPP 2018 Winners
20:30Networking


ORGANIZERS

Launch Campus is a university student-driven startup community in Hong Kong. It aims to incubate student startup heroes to change the world.

Global Solutions Festival brings together the next generation of global problem solvers around the world, to address the most pressing issues with huge implications for our future. We are committed to shaping a better world by building a network of millennial think tanks, accelerating positive changes through innovation in areas of education, digital revolution, healthcare, poverty, and the environment.

INNOGIRLS


NOTES

- Free tickets to Launch Campus student members and current full-time university students.
- For non-student individuals, please reserve your tickets here.