Dr. Lawrence Wong attended the “Smart Finance” Conference jointly organized by Sun Yat-Sen University and City University of Hong Kong on 16-17 July 2017. Under this digitalized financial era, the conference explored how to use big data analysis and other related technologies in the financial field, and collaborate with industrial circles and academia to define and explore the new field of smart finance.
“Smart Finance” as a mix of business intelligence (big data analysis and data science) and new finance (P2P lending, crowdfunding, supply chain finance and online payments, etc emerging financial sectors), has increasingly aroused the extensive attention and innovative attempts of industrial circles and academia. The “Smart Finance” Seminar has invited experts and scholars to exchange their researches and experience on smart finance, to share the frontier research trends of the field, to explore the development of smart finance in the world and China’s social transition period, with the hope to achieve the following objectives:
1) to enhance the smart financial industry business practices
2) to strengthen the governance and control in the relevant business areas
3) to guide experts and scholars to explore the industry standards, theory and education model