Date: 29 April 2022
Time: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Speaker : Professor Patrick Thng – School of Computing and Information Systems, SMU

The Brown Bag Series aims to inspire working professional to develop a passion for lifelong learning. We are excited to bring to you a series of free workshops that would help you learn new skills and gain competencies to level up your career.

The Brown Bag Workshops (5 Apr – 4 May 22) are part of a 7-part series organised by HeadHunt to help Singaporeans remain employable. The workshops will consist of the following segments :

  • Information Session (10 Mins) – Gain a better understanding of the programme structure and admission requirements.
  • Experience Class (60 Mins) – Experience a sample class and learn about the latest trending topics related to the programme.

For this Brown Bag Session, Professor Patrick Thng from School of Computing and Information Systems, SMU will be speaking on the topic of Emerging Fintech Opportunities: Are You Ready?.

Emerging Fintech Opportunities: Are You Ready?

Speaker :
Professor Patrick Thng
Senior Lecturer of Information Systems; Director, MITB (Financial Technology & Analytics) Programme
School of Computing and Information Systems, SMU

Synopsis :
The fast-evolving Fintech phenomenon continues to transform and disrupt the financial sector. In 2021, investments in Financial Services topped US$134bn (Crunchbase Jan 4 2022) and was the highest compared to the other sectors. Further, digital banking licences are being issued globally including four in Singapore. In this masterclass, Dr Patrick Thng, Fintech & Analytics Director (MITB) & former MD/CIO of leading digital banks such as DBS and the World Bank; and co-founder of several Fintech startups will share in this interactive masterclass the emerging Fintech trends and the sought after financial and digital skills that you need to maximise your success. Will you be left out ?

Profile :

Brown Bag Workshop Schedule – 5th April to 4th May

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