FinTech - Disruptive or Transformative

25.05.2017

In this issue of Biz@HKUST, our faculty write articles expressing their opinions on FinTech and featuring the areas they have been studying. Meanwhile, Professor KC Chan, the third and fourth term HKSAR Government’s Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, and Mr Nelson Chow, Chief Fintech Officer at the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, explain how Hong Kong is preparing for a FinTech revolution. Mr Benjamin Hung, Standard Chartered’s CEO for Greater China and North Asia and member of the HKUST Business School Advisory Council, and Mr Paul Schulte, founder of Schulte Research and author of The Advent of Financial Technology, examine the future of banking. Co-creator of Ethereum (a blockchain platform), Mr Vitalik Buterin, tells us what new forms of business will be made possible by Ethereum, after visited the Business School earlier this year.

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MESSAGE FROM DEAN

Welcome to HKUST Business School. We are one of the leading business schools in Asia. Established in 1991, we are young but highly respected, giving us an excellent opportunity to continue defining our history and move forward with unlimited possibilities for change and innovation.

Professor Kar Yan TAM
Dean of the HKUST Business School

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10.07.2017

FinTech - Disruptive or Transformative


In this issue of Biz@HKUST, our faculty write articles expressing their opinions on FinTech and featuring the areas they have been studying. Meanwhile, Professor KC Chan, the third and fourth term HKSAR Government’s Secretary for Financia ...

FEATURE STORIES

10.07.2017

Putting Blockchain to Work at HKUST


Putting Blockchain to Work at HKUST Vitalik Buterin is the 23-year-old co-creator and inventor of Ethereum, the blockchain-based platform for running smart contracts.  Earlier this year, the Business School welcomed Buterin for an interactive d ...

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10.07.2017

Crowdfunding Skills Equip Young Entrepreneurs for Business Success


For anyone without the backing of an established company, having a good idea is just stage one in the process of producing a profitable new product or service. In addition to devising a solid business plan, and building a team that can succe ...

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10.07.2017

Seizing Opportunities Opened Up by the Belt and Road Initiative


As the China-led One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative continues to draw world-wide interest, the HKUST Business School along with event partner United Overseas Bank (UOB) have launched a series of investment seminars, featuring prominent business lead ...
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UPCOMING EVENTS


Alumni Lunch@Tsim Sha Tsui
Date 2017-08-10 - 2017-08-10
Time 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Venue Cloudland Chinese Cuisine (雲來軒) 1/F, Wah Fung Building, 17-23 Minden Avenue, Tsim Sha Tsui
Contact sbmalum@ust.hk

Module 6: Risk Management in Financial Institutions & Topics in Financial Markets and Innovation


HKUST-NYU Stern MS in Global Finance Program
Various Prorfessors; NYU Stern
Date 2017-08-08 - 2017-08-17
Time 9:00am - 6:30pm
Venue Henry Kaufman Management Center, NYU Stern
Contact Miranda Wong; T: 2358 5029; email: mirandawong@ust.hk

Media Bias and Elections: Theory and Experiment


Economics Seminar
Prof. Arthur Schram, University of Amsterdam
Date 2017-08-04 - 2017-08-04
Time 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Venue Room 5047, Lee Shau Kee Business Building
Contact Julie Wong; T: 2358 7621; email: fnjuwong@ust.hk

Accounting Information and Supply Contract Rigidity


Accounting MPhil Thesis Exam
Mr. SHE Guoman
Date 2017-07-31 - 2017-07-31
Time 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Venue Room 6045, Lee Shau Kee Business Building
Contact
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