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HKSFA-HSUHK-IFTA FinTech & Blockchain Series - Introduction To Crypotocurrecny, Token Finance And Token Economics Event Code: 190124W
Date 24-Jan-2019
Time 09:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Venue HKSFA Office, 14/F, BOC Group Life Assurance Tower, 136 Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong
Speaker(s) Mr. Samson Lee
Honorary Guest Lecturer & Fintech and Blockchain Committee, HSUHK-EDC
Founding Executive Chairman, China Greater Bay Area TechFin Association
Co-Founder, Ethereum Shenzhen Community
Fee HKSFA Member(s) at HK$2,533.0/person
CFA Candidate(s) at HK$2,682.0/person
Guest(s) and Non-member(s) at HK$2,682.0/person
This seminar is qualified for 6.5 CPT hour(s), 6.5 CE hour(s), 6.5 RBV CPD hour(s)
Remarks EARLY BIRD Rate
@HK$2,533 for HKSFA members / HSMC/HSSC Alumni & FEDC / IFTA members
@HK$2,682 for Non HKSFA members / Non HSMC/HSSC Alumni & FEDC / Non IFTA members 
(Early bird rate only applies to those who register on or before 5:00pm, Thursday, 10th January 2019.)
For HSMC/HSSC Alumni & FEDC / IFTA members, please register as non-member below and enter "FINTECH1" in the Discount Code for getting the Alumni / Member Early Bird rate @HK$2,533 (Registrant's HSMC/HSSC Alumni & FEDC / IFTA members status will be verified with HSUHK / IFTA).

- After 10th January, the regular rate will be: 
@HK$2,831 for HKSFA members / HSMC/HSSC Alumni & FEDC / IFTA members; 
@HK$2,980 for Non HKSFA members / Non HSMC/HSSC Alumni & FEDC / Non IFTA members
(For HSMC/HSSC Alumni & FEDC / IFTA members, please register as non-member below and enter "FINTECH1" in the Discount Code for getting the Alumni / member rate @HK$2,831 (Registrant's HSMC/HSSC Alumni & FEDC / IFTA members status will be verified with HSUHK / IFTA).

  • Only Visa and Master Card are accepted for online payment.
  • The fee includes course materials.
  • Language: Enlgish
  • For attendance-taking purpose, participants’ names and company names (if any) will be given to the speaker at this workshop.
  • All participants successfully complete the one day course will obtain a "Certificate of Attendance" issued by HKSFA, HSUHK-EDC, IFTA.
  • Upon successful completion of any of the 4 courses of the Fintech & Blockchain Series will obtain a "Certificate in FinTech & Blockchain" issued by HKSFA, HSUHK-EDC, IFTA.

Event Details Add to Calendar
 
 
HKSFA is proud to co-host this FinTech & Blockchain Series with the Executive Development Centre of The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK-EDC) and Institute of Financial Technologists of Asia (IFTA). 

Blockchain is a disruptive technology that can increase productivity and create growth opportunities in many industries, while cryptocurrency brings a totally new economy dimension to the whole eco-system, through tokenization process of different businesses.  This program aims to provide a general understanding of cryptocurrency, its implication and future directions.

Overview

Cryptocurrency has been a very hot and controversial global topic in recent years.  Since the birth of the first cryptocurrency – Bitcoin in 2008, cryptocurrency has evolved dramatically.  Nowadays, they are over 2,000 different types of cryptocurrency on the market.
 
This program aims to provide a general understanding of cryptocurrency, its implication and future directions.

Outlines:
 
1. Introduction to cryptocurrency 
- What is cryptocurrency?
- How it begins
- Its’ evolution
 
2. Introduction to token economics
- Crypto-economics
- Token-economics
- In relation to traditional corporate finance
   
3. Introduction to token finance
- ICO vs. Token Finance 
- Utility Tokens
- Security Tokens
- Philanthropy Tokens
 
4. Token Sale/Generation Event
- UTO
- STO
- PTO
 
5. Implications and Future outlook of cryptocurrency
- ICO market
- Entrepreneurs 
- Private Investors
- VC/PE funds, Institutions
 
6. Case studies of cryptocurrency 
- Bitcoin
- Ehterum
- EOS
- Telegram
- …etc

 
- All participants successfully complete the one day course will obtain a "Certificate of Attendance" issued by HKSFA, HSUHK-EDC,IFTA.
- Upon successful completion of any of the 4 courses of the Fintech & Blockchain" Series will obtain a "Certificate in FinTech & Blockchain" issued by HKSFA, HSUHK-EDC, IFTA.
 
 
 
Rating - General
Material presented will be basic and of interest to a general audience having no background in the area.  


If you are interested in signing up for other courses of this Series, please click on the links below:

14 Dec 2018 (Fri)
Blockchains And The Fundamentals

11 Jan 2019 (Fri)
Blockchain In Fintech

27 Feb 2019 (Wed)
AI And Machine Learning – The Next Generation Of Computing

8 Mar 2019 (Fri)
Fintech And Its Application In Banking And Insurance Industries – Insurtech

28 Mar 2019 (Thurs)
The New ABCD of Smart City


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