Asian Financial Forum Webinar Series: A No-Holds-Barred Fireside Chat on the Future of Fintech in Hong Kong





16:00 – 16:05


24th July

10:00 - 11:00 (CET)


Welcome Remarks and Introduction of Speakers

• Mr Gary Ng, Partner, PwC

16:05 – 16:45

Fireside Chat

  • Hong Kong’s fintech ecosystem: opportunities and obstacles
  • Impact of global trade disputes and COVID-19
  • Implications of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area
  • China’s digital currency pilot programme and potential for a regulated retail virtual currency in Hong Kong
  • Regulatory responses and the future of finance and fintech in Hong Kong


• Mr Gary Ng, Partner, PwC


• Prof K C Chan, GBS, JP

Chairman, WeLab Bank; Senior Advisor, WeLab;

Adjunct Professor of Finance, The Hong Kong University of Science and   Technology;

Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury 2007-2017, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China

• Dr Lee George Lam, BBS

Co-Convenor, HKTDC Belt and Road & Greater Bay Area Committee Smart City and Digital Connectivity Task Force

16:45 – 17:00

Q&A Session