Hong Kong will host its second annual Hong Kong Fintech Week from 23 to 27 October 2017 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre to accommodate an expanded programme of events and activities that will highlight the distinctive and dynamic qualities the city offers the global Fintech community.
This year, Hong Kong Fintech Week will be the first of a series of three consecutive weeks of Fintech activities in Hong Kong to be attended by regulators, entrepreneurs, investors, start-ups, academics and service providers from Hong Kong and around the world.
Week 1 Hong Kong Fintech Week (23-27 October): Key themes include start-up funding to IPO, China Fintech, Blockchain and artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, RegTech, InsurTech and WealthTech, plus Belt & Road. Hong Kong Fintech Week will have the active involvement of the local regulators, while the city’s Fintech accelerator programmes will also come under the spotlight. Check the website for the latest updates on events and activities for the week.
Week 2 Fintech and U (30 October to 3 November): A week that focuses on Fintech in education and Hong Kong’s burgeoning Fintech talent pool. The week will include hackathon, job fair, Shenzhen visit, educational tours among high schools and universities.
Week 3 FinovateAsia 2017 (7-8 November): Fast-paced competitive pitching to an audience of investors, entrepreneurs, service providers and other stakeholders, FinovateAsia 2017 is one of the signature events on the Asia Fintech calendar. Check out the website for details and event updates.
Sign up for more updates about the Hong Kong Fintech Week: www.fintechweek.hk.
Twitter: @HongKongFinTech / #HKFintechWeek