The Evolution of Digital Entrepreneurship, FinTech and FinReg

Digital Entrepreneurship, Financial Technology (FinTech) and Financial Regulation (FinReg) is about to change our society, economics and business ecosystem. This project will invite top scholars from overseas to present seminars on essential topics related to the evolution of digital entrepreneurship, FinTech and FinReg.

The proposed project will consist of six seminars and an international conference. All the events will be open to other institutions and to the public.

Six seminars

  • The new digital landscape of entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship networks in the digital era
  • Open Banking, Blockchain and smart contracts
  • Evaluation of artificial intelligence and machine learning in FinTech
  • The regulation of FinTech and disruptive innovation
  • AI in legal services

International Conference

The international conference will provide academics and researchers with a channel to stimulate discussions of research experience and knowledge of The Evolution of Digital Entrepreneurship, FinTech and FinReg.

This INTER-INSTITUTIONAL DEVELOPMENT SCHEME (IIDS) is fully supported by a grant from the Research Grants Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China (RGC Ref. No.: UGC/IIDS15/B01/19

Inter-Institutional Development Scheme (IIDS)

The objective of Inter-Institutional Development Scheme (IIDS) is to enhance academics’ research capability in the local self-financing degree-awarding institutions and keep them abreast of new developments and challenging research topics in relevant fields.

Source: https://www.ugc.edu.hk/eng/rgc/funding_opport/reflective_report/iids1920.html)

This INTER-INSTITUTIONAL DEVELOPMENT SCHEME (IIDS), “The Evolution of Digital Entrepreneurship, FinTech and FinReg“, is fully supported by a grant from the Research Grants Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China.

RGC Ref. No.: UGC/IIDS15/B01/19

PI and Co-Is

Principal Investigator

Dr. YUEN, Thomas, Wai-kee

Assistant Professor/ Department of Economics and Finance/ Hong Kong Shue Yan University

Co-Investigators

Dr. NG, Mark, Chi-ho

Assistant Academic Vice President/ Hong Kong Shue Yan University

Assistant Professor/ Department of Business Administration / Hong Kong Shue Yan University

Dr. LUI, Wendy, Chit-ying

Head / Department of Law and Business 

Assistant Professor/ Department of Law and Business / Hong Kong Shue Yan University