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Hong Kong FinTech Week 2018 - FinTech and Beyond

Hong Kong FinTech Week 2018 – FinTech and Beyond, organized by AMTD FinTech Centre of PolyU Faculty of Business and co-organized by AMTD-The University of Waterloo Innovation Lab, will take place on 29 October 2018. It will gather academics, entrepreneurs, executives, practitioners and other stakeholders to explore a range of topics covering big data, blockchain, Internet of things, smart city, FinTech education and related innovation.

Join us for an exchange of information and views about Fintech developments and growth potential.

 

Programme Details:
Date: 29 October 2018 (Monday)
Morning Session – Visit to AMTD Innovation Lab
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Venue: 23 – 25/F, Nexxus Building, 41 Connaught Road Central, Hong Kong
Registration: RSVP to event@amtdgroup.com
Afternoon Session – FinTech Forum
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Venue: Meeting Room S421, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Cost: Free of charge
Registration: Please click here

Remark: Simultaneous interpretation available upon request

Enquiries
Ms Prisca Chu
Tel: (852) 3400 3413
Email: prisca.chu@polyu.edu.hk

Morning Session - Visit to AMTD Innovation Lab
Welcoming/Closing Remarks & Opening Speech:
Philip CHAN

Prof. Philip CHAN [biography]
Deputy President and Provost
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Victor LAM

Mr Victor LAM, JP [biography]
Government Chief Information Officer
Office of the Government Chief Information Officer
The Government of the HKSAR

Marcellus WONG

Mr Marcellus WONG [biography]
Vice Chairman 
AMTD Group

Morning Session Speakers:
Norma Chu

Ms Norma CHU [biography]
Founder and CEO of DayDayCook

Soul Htite

Mr Soul HTITE [biography]
Co-founder
Lending Club and Dianrong

Kwan Wing Keung

Mr KWAN Wing Keung [biography]
Assistant IT Director
The University of Hong Kong

Frederic Lau

Dr Frederic LAU [biography]
CEO of Capital Markets & Advisory
AMTD Group

Irene Leung

Ms Irene LEUNG Shuk Yee [biography]
Chief Operating Officer
i-CABLE Communications

Michelle Li

Ms Michelle LI [biography]
Head of Research
AMTD Group

Angie Lin

Ms Angie LIN [biography]
Co-CEO, AMTD Strategic Capital Group
President, FinEX Asia

Max Liu

Mr Max LIU [biography]
Co-founder & CEO
EMQ

Maggie Ng

Ms Maggie NG [biography]
Founder & CEO
FinEx Asia

Wilson TONG

Prof. Wilson TONG [biography]
Director
AMTD FinTech Centre of PolyU Faculty of Business

Michael Wong

Dr WONG Chak Sham Michael [biography]
Associate Professor of Finance
City University of Hong Kong

Afternoon Session - FinTech Forum
Welcoming/Closing Remarks:
Charles DHaussy

Mr Charles D’HAUSSY
Head of FinTech
InvestHK

Ros Lam Mr Ros LAM [biography]
Chief Strategy Officer
AMTD Group
Co-Vice Chairman AMTD Global Advisory Committee
Wilson TONG

Prof. Wilson TONG [biography]
Director
AMTD FinTech Centre of PolyU Faculty of Business

Raymond Yung

Mr Raymond YUNG [biography]
Vice Chairman of Global Advisory Committee of AMTD Group and Chief Executive Officer  
L.R. Capital Group

Afternoon Session Speakers:
BAI Wenchao

Dr BAI Wenchao
Partner
GuangDong HopeSun Law Firm

Topic: IoT

Deep BEDI

Mr Deep BEDI [biography]
Head of Product
Payme 
HSBC

Topic: Fintech in Banking – the Payme Case

CAO Jiannong

Prof. CAO Jiannong [biography]
Director of University Research Facility in Big Data Analytics
Chair Professor of Department of Computing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Topic: Big Data-driven Intelligence and Innovation

Wayland CHAN

Mr Wayland CHAN [biography]
Director of Technology
OAX Foundation

Topic: Atomic Swaps - building blocks of decentralized exchange trading

Hungyi CHEN

Dr Hungyi CHEN
Asia-Pacific Region Manager
Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance
University of Cambridge

Topic: Latest global trend in financial innovation and regulatory innovation

Jame Dibiasio Mr Jame DIBIASIO [biography]
Co-founder and Editor
DigFin
Tomas HOLUB

Mr Tomas HOLUB [biography]
Founder & CEO
CoverGo

Topic: Trends in InsurTech

Sidney Ku

Mr Sidney KU [biography]
Chief Executive Officer
AMTD Strategic Capital Group

Frederic Lau

Dr Frederic LAU [biography]
CEO of Capital Markets & Advisory
AMTD Group

Steven LEE

Mr Steven LEE [biography]
Co-Founder & CEO
MoneySQ.com

Topic: Blockchain Applications

Michelle Li

Ms Michelle LI [biography]
Head of Research
AMTD Group

LI Wei

Dr LI Wei
President
Inlife-Handnet Technology Co., Ltd.

Topic: Quantum Communication

Lionello LUNESU

Mr Lionello LUNESU [biography]
Co-Founder
Enuma Technologies

Topic: Smart Contract Security of the Blockchain Network

Medhy SOUIDI

Mr Medhy SOUIDI [biography]
Director, Project Management
Privé Technologies

Topic: Impact of Wealth Management Technology in Financial Ecosystem and Implications to Banks

XU Xianjin

Dr XU Xianjin
Chair of the Board
Anhui Zhongwei Auto Co. Ltd.

Topic: Dual Network and Innovation Performance

Xu Yang Dr XU Yang [biography]
Assistant Professor
Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 
Alex YANG

Dr Alex YANG [biography]
CEO
VEE Technology

Topic: Blockchain Consensus

ZHONG Jun

Dr ZHONG Jun
Vice President
QuantumCTek Co., Ltd.

Topic: VR

AM: AMTD Innovation Lab Tour

Venue: 23-25/F, Nexxus Building, 41 Connaught Road Central, Central, Hong Kong

Time

Topic

Speakers

8:30am – 9:00 am

Registration (with coffee and buffet breakfast to serve)

9:00 am – 9:20 am

Welcoming Remarks and Opening Speech

Mr Marcellus WONG, Vice Chairman, AMTD Group

Prof. Philip CHAN, Deputy President and Provost, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University;

Mr Victor LAM, JP, Government Chief Information Officer, Office of the Government Chief Information Officer,

The Government of the HKSAR

9:20 am – 10:00 am

AMTD Research’s Sharing of Independent Perspectives and Overview of Hong Kong FinTech Overall Landscape and Developments

Ms Michelle LI, Head of Research, AMTD Group

10:00 am – 10:40 am

1st Panel – FinTech Education and Talent Cultivation in HK – Society Needs and Challenges

Moderator:

Dr Frederic LAU, CEO of Capital Markets & Advisory, AMTD Group

 

Speakers:

Prof. Wilson TONG, Director, AMTD FinTech Centre of PolyU Faculty of Business

Dr WONG Chak Sham, Michael, Associate Professor of Finance, City University of Hong Kong

Mr KWAN Wing Keung, Assistant IT Director, The University of Hong Kong

10:40 am – 11:00 am

Tea Break

11:00 am – 11:45 am

2nd Panel – AMTD Ecosystem and Synergies – Values Creation and Empowerment

Moderator:

Ms Angie LIN, Co-CEO, AMTD Strategic Capital Group; President, FinEX Asia

 

Speakers:

Ms Maggie NG, Founder & CEO of FinEx Asia

Ms Norma CHU, Founder and CEO, DayDayCook

Ms Irene LEUNG, Chief Operating Officer,
i-CABLE Communications

Mr Max LIU, Co-founder & CEO, EMQ

11:45 am – 12:25 pm

Keynote Speech

Mr Soul HTITE, Co-founder, Lending Club and Dianrong

12:25 pm – 1:45 pm

Closing Remarks (with buffet lunch to serve at the end of morning session)

Mr Marcellus WONG, Vice Chairman, AMTD Group

 

PM: FinTech Forum

Venue: Room S421, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai, Hong Kong

Time

Topic

Speakers

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Registration

2:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Welcoming Remarks

Mr Raymond YUNG, Vice Chairman of Global Advisory Committee, AMTD Group; Chief Executive Officer, L.R. Capital Group

Prof. Wilson TONG, Director, AMTD FinTech Centre of PolyU Faculty of Business

Mr Charles D'HAUSSY, Head of Fintech, InvestHK

2:15 pm – 2:35 pm

Fintech in Banking – the PayMe case

Mr Deep BEDI, Head of Product, PayMe, HSBC

2:35pm – 2:55pm

Latest Research Progress in Smart Cities

Dr XU Yang, Assistant Professor, Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2:55 pm – 3:10 pm

Impact of Wealth Management Technology in Financial Ecosystem and Implications to Banks

Mr Medhy SOUIDI, Director, Privé Technologies

3:10pm – 3:30pm

Big Data Driven Intelligence and Innovation

Prof. CAO Jiannong, Director of University Research Facility in Big Data Analytics and Chair Professor of Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

3:30 pm –4:00 pm

Trends in InsurTech

Mr Jame DIBIASIO, Co-Founder & Editor, Digfin

Mr Sidney KU, CEO, AMTD Strategic Capital Group

Mr Tomas HOLUB, CEO and Founder, CoverGo

4:00 pm – 4:15 pm

Coffee Break

4:15 pm – 4:30 pm

Atomic Swaps - building blocks for decentralized exchange trading

Mr Wayland CHAN, Director of Technology, OAX

4:30 pm –5:10 pm

Panel topics:

  1. Latest global trend in financial innovation and regulatory innovation
  2. Blockchain Consensus
  3. Blockchain Applications
  4. Smart contract security of the blockchain network

Dr Frederic LAU, CEO of Capital Markets & Advisory, AMTD Group

Dr Hungyi CHEN, Asia-Pacific Region Manager of Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, University of Cambridge

Dr Alex YANG, CEO, VEE Technology

Mr Steven LEE, Founder & CEO, MoneySQ

Mr Lionello LUNESU, Co-founder and CTO, Enuma Technologies

5:10 pm – 5:50 pm

Panel topics (in Mandarin):

  1. IoT
  2. Dual network and innovation performance
  3. Quantum communication
  4. VR

Ms Michelle LI, Head of Research, AMTD Group

Dr BAI Wenchao, Partner, Guangdong HopeSun Law Firm

Dr XU Xianjian, Chair of the Board, Anhui Zhongwei Auto Co. Ltd.

Dr LI Wei, President, Inlife-Handnet Technology Co., Ltd.

Dr ZHONG Jun, VP, QuantumCTek Co., Ltd

5:50 pm – 6:00 pm

Closing Remarks

Mr Ros LAM, Chief Strategy Officer, AMTD Group; Co-Vice Chairman, AMTD Global Advisory Committee