FinTech: Concepts, Cases and Technology


11 Jan 2023 | 1.30pm-5pm , 25 Jan 2023 | 9am-12.30pm | Online

Duration: 2 Half Days

Course Overview

This course will focus on how emerging technologies like A.I., Blockchain and robotic process automation solve business problems in the financial services industry. Participants will learn why these technologies are seen as disruptive and how they can drive material change in business models, processes, products and customer user interfaces. Key areas from banking, asset management and insurance will be fleshed out and how financial technology (FinTech) is used to answer existing challenges in an effective and efficient way without the need for heavy investments. This course delves into the concepts of the major emerging technologies, how it works, when these technologies make sense to apply and give plenty of examples of real-life use cases.

This module is part of NUS FinTech SG Programme

Course Objectives

• Gain an understanding of the FinTech landscape and its impact
• Learn about Chatbots and Robotic Process Automation (RPA)
• Learn about Blockchain/DLT and Smart Contract applications
• Understand Digital Asset Classes and new capital-raising methods
• Learn about the importance of Big Data and concepts of Artificial Intelligence

Learning Outcomes

Participants will gain an understanding of the concepts of the major emerging technologies used in the financial services industry, their concepts, benefits, risks and applications. A comprehensive overview will be given about Robotic Process Automation, Big Data & Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain & Smart Contracts, as well as digital asset classes.

Who Should Attend

Anyone who is interested in gaining a better understanding of the different emerging technologies and how they shape the financial services industry now and going forward.

Course Convener

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Course Fees

Singapore Citizens
39 years old or younger
40 years old or older
Singapore PRs
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
International Participants

Total Nett Programme Fee Payable, Including GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes

Participants must fulfill at least 75% attendance and pass all assessment components to be eligible for SSG funding.

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Course Fee Breakdown

Singapore Citizens

Singapore Citizens

39 years old or younger

Singapore Citizen

40 years old or older
Singapore PRs
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
International Participants

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