EVENTS

[Webinar] The Rise of AI in RegTech

Events Details (Code: 210824LU-FTX)


Our FinTech and New Economy Committee is delighted to have the presence of Dr. Miles H.F. Wen, CEO & Founder of Fano Labs Ltd, to explore the following topics with us at the webinar entitled “ The Rise of AI in RegTech“.

The discussion will focus on these points:
-        The latest developments of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies in voice processing
-        Various technical challenges faced in the commercial application of voice AI technologies in Hong Kong
-        How financial industries are adopting AI
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How financial regulators are planning to adopt voice AI tech for supervisory purposes (For reference: HKMA's latest RegTech Watch (Issue 7) released in early June 2021 - https://www.hkma.gov.hk/media/eng/doc/key-information/guidelines-and-circular/2021/20210617e1a1.pdf )

Remarks:
·       This webinar is a complimentary event for Society members. A webinar fee HK$150 will apply to registrants who are CFA exam candidates and non-members.
·       To qualify for CPT/CE hours, all participants (members, candidates and non-members) must attend the full webinar. After the webinar, Society staff will verify participants’ check-in and check-out time from the registration system for the purpose of issuing CPT Attendance Letters. No pro-rata credit hours will be awarded.
·       For candidates and non-members, please click the “Register” button above to complete the online payment and registration by 19 Aug 2021. Please note that no registrations will be processed after this date.
·       Upon completion of online registration on Society website, registrants will receive an email notification from [email protected] Society staff will then verify the registration details, registrant’s identity and payment status. Zoom webinar join link will be emailed to eligible registrants 3 working days before the webinar.
·       If you cannot find email notifications in your normal inbox, it is worth checking your spam or junk mail section. If you have not received the email notification and reminder from the Society, it is the delegate’s responsibility to contact our staff office for assistance.

About the Speaker



Dr. Miles H.F. Wen
CEO & Founder, Fano Labs Ltd.
Adjunct Assistant Professor (EEE),
University of Hong Kong
 
Dr. Miles Wen is CEO and Founder of Fano Labs Limited, a spin-off company from the University of Hong Kong (HKU) that has raised over USD 10 million in venture investment from renowned investors such as Horizons Ventures and Alibaba. Dr. Wen specializes in information and communication technologies, optimisation algorithms, big data, and machine learning and has numerous academic publications and patents. Since 2016, he was appointed as Adjunct Assistant Professor (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) at HKU.

Dr. Wen also actively contributes to the technology ecosystem. He is an active mentor at the iDendron Incubation Program at HKU, Founding Vice President of HKSTP Startups Alumni Association, EEE Industry Advisory Committee Member, School of Engineering, RMIT University, and Member of the Expert Review Panel of Logistics and Supply Chain MultiTech R&D Centre.

Dr. Wen received his B.Eng. (CE) with First Class Honors and Ph.D. (EEE) from HKU in 2011 and 2015, respectively. He was also a Fulbright Scholar of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science at University of California, Berkeley.

 
Rating - General 

Material presented will be basic and of interest to a general audience having no background in the area. 

CFA Societies Global Passport Program



CFA Society Hong Kong has participated in the CFA Societies Global Passport Program which allows CFA society members to enjoy local society member rate at selected events like this luncheon.  Members of non-CFA Society Hong Kong CFA Institute societies qualify to attend this event at CFA Society Hong Kong member rates.  Please contact CFA Society Hong Kong at [email protected] to register
This webinar is a complimentary event for Society members.  A webinar fee HK$150 will apply to registrants who are CFA exam candidates and non-members.
  
CPT Attendance Letter
 
To qualify for CPT/CE hours, all participants (members and non-members) must attend the full webinar.  After the webinar, Society staff will verify participants’ check-in and check-out time from the registration system for the purpose of issuing CPT Attendance Letters.  No pro-rata credit hours will be awarded.


Other Details:

* CFA Societies Global Passport Program Eligible

- The event will be conducted in English.
- The webinar link and email confirmation will be sent to registrant upon successful online registration. 
- A webinar reminder will be sent out 1 day before the event. If you have not received the email confirmation and reminder, it is the delegate's responsibility to contact CFA Society Hong Kong to confirm their place.
- The webinar will be conducted on Zoom.
To qualify for CPT/CE hours, participants must attend the full webinar.
- Please log in the webinar link 10 mins in advance of the session start time to allow some time to solve the technical issues (if any) and the webinar will start promptly at 12:30 pm.
- For attendance-taking purpose, participants’ names and company names (if any) may be given to the speaker of this event.
- CFA Society Hong Kong will closely monitor and assess the ongoing situation of COVID-19 in the community.  Should there be any changes to the event dates and other arrangements, we will notify participants via SMS and/or email.  Notices will also be posted on Society’s website.  Please stay alert with our notifications.
- The event organizers reserve the right to change the format, date or speakers of the event due to unforeseen circumstances without prior notice.
 
- In case of dispute, the decision of CFA Society Hong Kong is final, and no further correspondences will be entertained.