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Mar 2018

AI in Fintech
Machine Learning in Banking

Date & time
19Mar 2018 (Mon)19:00 - 21:00 Free
Room 204, 2/F Admiralty Centre, 18 Harcourt Road, Hong Kong (access via the shopping arcade escalators through Exit A, Admiralty MTR Station)
Dr. Seen-Meng Chew, Head of Research, FinFabrik Dr. Martin Qiao, Lead Architect for Machine Learning, HSBC

Dr. Seen-Meng Chew, Head of Research, FinFabrik

Dr. Chew is the Head of Research at FinFabrik, a Hong Kong-based financial technology solutions provider that specializes in capital markets. Before his current position, he worked as a senior economist at J.P. Morgan, International Monetary Fund and Morgan Stanley, covering Asia Pacific economies. Prior to returning to Asia, he worked as an economic consultant at NERA Economic Consulting in Chicago, advising multinational corporations on their international pricing strategies. Dr. Chew received a PhD in economics from University of Chicago, an MPhil in economics from University of Cambridge and a BSc in Economics from the London School of Economics.

Dr. Martin Qiao, Lead Architect for Machine Learning, HSBC

Martin is currently the lead architect for Machine Learning Automation at HSBC, responsible for end-to-end solution architecture design and machine learning technology control. He received a PhD in mathematics from Hong Kong Baptist University, majoring in data mining and imaging science. He is highly experienced in applying statistical modelling and machine learning techniques in business problems from various sectors including high-tech industry, luxury retailing, insurance marketing, banking operations, etc.

Relevant Programmes
Master of Science in International Banking and Finance Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) in Financial Services

Medium: English

Why should I attend?

  • Gain insights and latest market knowledge on today’s ever-changing business environment from our renowned speakers
  • Build up networks with alumni and industry practitioners
  • Face-to-face consultation with Edinburgh Napier University and HKU SPACE Programme Leaders

Topic 1: AI in Fintech

Speakers : Dr. Seen-Meng Chew, Head of Research, FinFabrik

Time: 19:00-21:00

The application of artificial intelligence (AI) is shaping the investment sector in the world. Companies in the investment sector are using algorithmic trading to enhance their analytical and trading platform so as to achieve better portfolio management and generate higher returns. Dr. Chew will share his professional experience related to the latest trend and development of AI in Fintech.

Topic 2: Machine Learning in Banking

Speaker : Dr. Martin Qiao, Lead Architect for Machine Learning, HSBC
Time: 19:00-21:00