Digitization and Financial Technologies

Date:
Nov 15, 2021 - Dec 22, 2021
Application Deadline:
Oct 28, 2021
Duration:
6 Weeks
Schedule:
Monday - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Wednesday - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Teaching Mode:
Online

Fintech is not only a latest buzz word, but a fundamental change poised to bring not only new methods of working in the financial industry but morph some of the fundamentals of the industry. This course introduces participants to basic concepts of Fintech, Big Data, Distributed ledgers, Cryptocurrency, Process Automation, and formulation of digital strategies.

This course is designed to introduce some of the basic concepts and uses of Financial technology in the financial business services sector. Participants do not need to belong to the banking sector but should have fundamental knowledge of how the industry works and its impact on consumers.

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Learn the concepts of innovative and disruptive technologies in finance.
  • Learn the terminologies of Fintech and related industry
  • Understand how Fintech is being used in financial services presented through cases studies in developed and developing markets
  • Understand how the concepts interact with each other and the customers in the evolving ecosystem
  • Provoke thinking and relating to how new technologies will impact customer experience and defining digital strategies
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Khalid Zafar
Consultant in fields of process automation, re-engineering and digitization in different organizations.
Master's in Business and Finance from Ivey Business School at the University of Western Ontario, Canada

Course Fee: PKR 15,000/-

Note: CES may cancel or postpone a course due to insufficient enrolment or unforeseen circumstances. In this case, the university will refund registration/processing fee (if any) but will not be responsible for any other related charges/expenses including cancellation/change charges by airline and travel agencies. 

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