BEA 100 FinTech Challenge

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2019 APR 15

Proposal Submission Deadline

2019 APR 30

Finalist Announcement

2019 JUN 8,9

Event

Competition and Winners

As part of its centenary celebrations, The Bank of East Asia, Limited (BEA) teamed up with Hong Kong Science Park to organise the BEA 100 FinTech Challenge, to foster creativity in the development of FinTech solutions. Highly innovative proposals based on the theme of “Intelligent Banking” were received from students of Hong Kong’s eight universities covering different aspects of banking. After careful consideration by BEA’s senior management, 12 teams were shortlisted for the final presentation round on 8th and 9th June, 2019 at Hong Kong Science Park. The cash prize of the challenge totalled HK$230,000, including a grand prize of HK$100,000.

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Group photo of the BEA 100 FinTech Challenge participants and organisers


The teams at work on their proposals


"How to win potential investors", presented by Mr. Herbert Chia


"Customer experience: Winning in the age of the customer", presented by Mr. Howe Kian Wan


Team Invictus (Champion Award)

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology



Team cyda (1st Runner-up Award)

The University of Hong Kong



Team Flambeaux (2nd Runner-up Award)

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology & The University of Hong Kong



Team CU Dashboard (Outstanding Team Award)

Chinese University of Hong Kong



Team Unicorns First (Runner-up Outstanding Team Award)

Chinese University of Hong Kong & The University of Hong Kong



Team cyda (Most Innovative Team Award)

The University of Hong Kong



Team Unicorns First (Best Presentation Award)

Chinese University of Hong Kong & The University of Hong Kong



Team Invictus (Best Customer Focus Award)

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology



Co-organiser