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27 Apr 2016

The Symposium on Risk Management and Business Intelligence 2016

The Symposium on Risk Management and Business Intelligence 2016 gathered over 200 students, scholars and industry leaders at HKUST on 16 April 2016. Speakers from banking and investment industry, professional consultancies, university and financial news leading agency shared their views on topics of data management in business applications, regulatory issues of risk management and latest market trends. Discussion sessions welcomed audience to join the discussions on stage and exchanged with the speakers to inspire new thoughts and ideas.

Speakers Topics

Mr. Jacob WAI

Former Associate Director, Group Technology, UBS

Expanding current BI use in Market Risk to incorporate Big Data

Prof. Jian PEI

Canada Research Chair in Big Data Science, Professor, School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University

Building Data Science Tools and Platforms for Business Applications

Mr. Tim LI

Team Leader, Equities Team, Global Data Department, Bloomberg LP

Applying Business Intelligence in Data Management Evolution

Mr. Benny TO

Head of Compliance, Wealth Management, International Bank Group

Current Regulatory Trends and Focus in the Financial Industry

Dr. Danny HA

CEO, Chairman and Founder, Academy of Professional Certification

Enterprise Risk Management and ISO Quality Requirements

Dr. Alex YANG

Executive Director, APAC G3 Rates Trading, Nomura Hong Kong

Current Market Trend: Risk On and Risk Off

It is the seventh symposium since its inception in 2009 which serves as an excellent platform for the academics and industrial experts to exchange their views about the development of Risk Management and Business Intelligence as well as offering young adults and students a unique opportunity to gain invaluable first-hand learning experience in both fields.

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  • Prof. King L Chow, Director of IPO (2nd right), Prof. Lei Chen, Director of RMBI (5th right), Prof. Xian Hua Peng, Co-director of RMBI (left), Dr. Adela Lau, UG Coordinator of RMBI (6th left), Prof. Lancelot James, Co-director of RMBI (3rd right) and Prof. Shu Ming Ng, Affiliate Faculty of RMBI (right) took photo with the guest speakers.

  • Dr. Alex YANG, Executive Director, APAC G3 Rates Trading, Nomura Hong Kong

  • Panel discussion