[Webinar] 虛擬銀行,香港發展之路乃「虛」乃「實」?

YWCOBA 英華書院校友會
Financial Chapter – Alumni Speaker Series


Frank Chow (1987), Head of Cyber Security, Ping On OneConnect Bank
Edmund Lai (1988), DGM, Deputy Head of Consumer Banking Division, China Construction Bank Asia
Simon Lee (1998), Head of Internal Audit, ZA Bank
Ken Chan (2003), Manager, Corporate Digital Innovation Team, Hang Seng Bank

主持:Wilson Cheung (1999), Director, Compliance Advisory, Deloitte

虛擬銀行(Virtual Bank)是金管局發展本港「新型銀行」(Neo bank)的重要措施之一。2019年,金管局共發出8個虛擬銀行牌照,至今一眾虛擬銀行亦已正式營運了。虛擬銀行推出創新的科技、產品及運作模式,有人認為對傳統銀行帶來衝擊,但也有人認為虛擬銀行在高監管成本、近乎飽和的商業銀行市場中前境黯淡,究竟虛擬銀行係顛覆銀行界,還是逆境求存?


連結網上會議(Zoom Link稍後發放)

YWCOBA Financial Chapter 召集人

Bernard Li (1996)    bernardclli@hotmail.com
Simon Lee (1998)    simoncwl@gmail.com
Sunny Chiu (1998)  sunny.israel@gmail.com

** INVITATION ** Dine-and-Share on AI Pioneering and Entrepreneurship

Dear Fellows,

YWCOBA ICT Interest Group will host a dinner gathering on 18th August 2021 (Wed) for members who are interested in the latest development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its applications in different fields. 

FanoLabs was the winner of the Grand Award of Hong Kong ICT Awards 2020: Fintech Award, and Gold Award of the Regulatory Technology and Risk Management stream, with their solutions “Callinter, an Artificial Intelligence Compliance Assurance System”.

Founder and CEO of the award winning AI company, Dr. Miles Wen, is invited to the event as guest of honour.   He will share his insights on AI development in the Greater Bay Area especially speech recognition, natural language processing and voice biometrics technologies.

Ying Wa fellow John Ng (1990), who is a veteran finance & investment professional, will share his wonderful engagement with this fast-growing startup headquartered in HKSTP.


Date: 18th August 2021 (Wednesday)

Time:  7:00 p.m to 10:00 p.m

Venue: One Peking Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

Fee: HKD480 per seat for YWCOBA members //   HKD520 per seat for non-members

(Chinese banquet included in the dine-out sharing talk)

Grab the chance to interact with the IT entrepreneurs live and in-person!  To secure the limited seats, please register online with Google Form on or before 16 August 2021 (Register Now).   Should you have any questions, just feel free to send an email to info@ywcoba.com for assistance.

Besides, you’re welcome to join the WhatsApp Group of YWCOBA ICT Interest Group to cultivate ideas exchange regarding ICT matters.  Simply click the link (https://qrgo.page.link/CZPzB) to learn more about it and register the WhatsApp group at your convenience!!

Best regards,

YWCOBA ICT Interest Group


Highlight of Guest Speakers:

Dr. Miles Wen (Founder and CEO of FanoLabs)

Fano Labs, an AI startup that works on speech recognition and natural language processing technologies to help enterprises with their customer services.  Fano Labs is backed by HKU, the Hong Kong Science & Technology Park, Animoca Brands (ASX: AB1), Mr. Antony Leung, former Financial Secretary of HKSAR, Alibaba, and Horizons Ventures, the private investment arm of Mr. Li Ka-shing. As of late 2020, Fano Labs has attracted over HKD 100M in venture funding.

John Ng (Co-Chairman, Hong Kong Private Equity Finance Association)

John began his career in PwC New York. He returned to Hong Kong as an investment banker at Lehman Brothers in the late 1990s. John then built a corporate M&A and strategic planning track record at the port and logistics division of Hutchison Whampoa. Before joining LKK Health Products Group, John spent twelve years at Landmark Capital, lastly as its Managing Partner.