Speaker : Ms. Frankie TAM,   International Technology Lawyer

Date :   6 May 2020 (Wed)

Time :  5:30  -  6:30 p.m.

Language:   English

Venue:        Online via Zoom

Fee: Free Registration. A processing fee applies for proof of attendance

In today’s roller coaster market, how do we safeguard our assets and maintain our cyber ID integrity? This seminar looks at the regulatory trend of national digital currency and virtual banking, and their impact on your finance. With the surge in malware and phishing incidents, we will also discuss regulatory response to the increased cyber risks to our online activities.






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Email: apib@cuhk.edu.hk


Ms Frankie Tam is an international technology lawyer qualified in Hong Kong, New York, and England & Wales. Her practice covers a wide array of commercial and tech-related matters, including significant technology outsourcing transactions, Fintech, Regtech and blockchain services agreements and data privacy matters. Having a deep interest in latest technology, she mentors startups at a distributed-ledger-technology-based accelerator on top of her professional practice. Ms Tam is a member of the Vetting Committee of the Hong Kong Innovation and Technology Commission’s General Support Programme, where she advises the Government on merits of technology projects. She is on the Core Committee for Payments of the Fintech Association of Hong Kong, as well as a lecturer on Fintech programmes for Hong Kong University School of Professional and Continuing Education and various other postgraduate degrees at tertiary institutions. She regularly speaks at professional bodies’ CPD programmes and industry conferences.


The CUHK FinTech Seminar Series is co-organized by the Centre for Financial Engineering (CFE) and the Asia-Pacific Institute of Business (APIB). Industry practitioners are invited to campus to share their areas of expertise.  We see the advantage of bringing together the academia and industry experts, providing a platform to carry out fruitful and productive discussions, encourage the exchange of ideas and promote future collaboration opportunities.  CUHK students may also widen their exposure and receive some enlightenment in their career development.

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Oct 24, 2019 (Thursday) Topic: FinTech Engagement from Strategy and Corporate Development Perspectives
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 May 6, 2020 (Wed) Topic:

Cyber Identity and Digital Assets in a Roller Coaster Market

Speaker: Ms. Frankie TAM, International Technology Lawyer

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