SGUnited Financial Sector Jobs and Skills Fair
4-5 May 2021
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SGUnited Financial Sector Jobs & Skills Fair: Webinars
4-5 May 2021
Learn from industry leaders as they share their thoughts on areas of growth and possible opportunities within the Financial technology and Wealth Management industry.
Jobs Development Partner Keynote - Growth Opportunities, programmes and resourcesNg Nam Sin, CEO, IBF
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Growth Opportunities in Wealth ManagementFireside chat moderated by Tan Yan Wei, Senior Deputy Director, IBF
Key Skills to Propel Your CareerEric Sim, Founder, Institute of Life
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In-Conversation with IBF FellowDialogue with Arthur Fong, Managing Director, Schroder & Co. Asia Ltd moderated by Adrian Wu, Senior Career Adviser, IBF
Standing out in the crowdSharing by Lionel Tan, Career Adviser,
Pick up in-demand skills through these sample training sessions!
Through group work, participants can experience and analyse the various stages of the human-centered design process.
With the meteoric rise of platform companies such as Amazon, Facebook, Ant Financial, Alibaba, and GoJek (among others), we now see how powerful platforms are created where consumers and producers do businesses seamlessly
As such, the approach to utilising the Business Canvas must be made more robust and the question is now focussed on how organisations can create business opportunities by bringing together consumers and producers .
Banking has now moved from a pure transactional activity to an activity that entails understanding Emotions, understanding the Ecosystem using Machine Learning, AI driven personalization, and last but not the least, a Sustainable UX practice.
For this session, we will understand how Human Factors International (HFI) has deep expertise and experience in applying these concepts to training and the banking domain; and how our expertise has resulted in billions of dollars of conversions for organisations.
Everyone can learn to be more innovative: This program explores how powerful the growth mindset is to make this happen.
We introduce four fundamental ingredients that contribute to a culture conducive to innovation.
Humans are not built to perform mundane, repetitive tasks. Robotic Process Automation (RPA) can automate these mundane tasks so that you don’t have to do them. The impact of this technology is immense and is marked by the exponential growth of its market share which is the most rapid in recent history.In this talk, you will see RPA in action and understand how RPA can help you in your everyday task, improving your productivity. RPA platforms today is usually part of the low-code movement, where little to no coding is required to create fairly sophisticated automation solutions.
We will then shift our attention to artificial intelligence (AI) and how it is a great match for RPA technologically. AI is increasingly used to unleash capability of RPA, presenting a need for today’s Workers to jump onboard this RPA bandwagon.
Make Sense of your Data: Understanding Data Analytics and VisualisationData is the new oil – the source of all information and communicating data in the best way has become pivotal to everyone, be it individuals or organisations. Knowing the best practices and the right tools for analytics and visualisation is very important, owing to the growth of various sources of data today.
We can bring data to life with live dashboards and reports and share insights across the organisation by connecting to various data sources. Extracting, analysing and comprehending large quantities of data ensures that it is being presented in a logical manner, to make informed business decisions.
In this webinar, participants will gain an insight into what data analytics is all about, the best visualisation and analytics practices of today, learn how various powerful tools like Python, PowerBI and others can be used to quickly plot beautiful charts and graphs and gather data-driven insights by showcasing data in a visually insightful manner.
FIN573 Financial Crime Compliance introduces students to the regulations, trends and practical challenges in the space of anti-money laundering, countering the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) and combating financial crime. It adopts a realistic approach by sharing with students actual industry practices, and challenges, as well as how new business models such as peer-to-peer lending platforms and technology such as artificial intelligence and machine learning impacts financial crime compliance. Through case studies and scenarios a Compliance Officer faces at work and interactions with industry practitioners, students will learn to identify and analyse compliance-related issues, and learn to apply their knowledge in a practical manner to solve problems and/or offer sound advice to stakeholders.Key Takeaways:
Product, Sales and Market Management
Join ex-LinkedIn content marketing consultant, Joe Escobedo, to learn:
The digital transformation era of finance is imminent. In this rapidly transforming environment, it is imperative to have a strong foundation in financial technology. Therefore, CFTE’s Fintech masterclass is designed to give you a 360-degree overview of how finance is digitally transforming today so you can position yourself and your organisation at the centre of it. Curated with leaders in the Digital Finance scene, this masterclass will give you a chance to access expert industry insights, helping you grasp the depth of this transformation.Key Takeaways:
Across the globe, Platforms are increasingly demanded by customers, and implemented by incumbents. This is proving to be the largest provider of the change in the modern financial services industry. From Open Banking to platforms, digital ecosystems to APIs, PSD2 to Third Party Providers, it can be very confusing. Hence, CFTE has designed this Masterclass to give you a sound understanding of how platforms are transforming financial services.
The session will provide a quick introduction to Python, why it is popular, and its varied applications. Participants will learn some basic programming concepts with Python and exposure to some useful Python libraries.Key Takeaways
The session will provide a quick introduction to machine learning and why it is an exciting new method of solving complex problems with data. Participants will learn the types of machine learning algorithms and how they can be applied to solve a real-world problem.Key Takeaways
Learn more about the ABCDs of Fintech in this session.
During this session, the participants would be introduced to AI, and its importance and role in today's and future's finance and banking sector. We will address the challenges in the finance and banking industry, and how AI can help us to face and ease those challenges. Moreover, real-world case studies of applications of AI in finance and banking would be reviewed and discussed. Finally, the benefits and possible future trends will be explained briefly. The participants will learn about the applications of AI in finance and banking sector, and its benefits, as well as the effects, hazards, and deployment.
With the digital transformation adoption and the customers' digital lifestyle gaining speed, digital data, online transactions and internet/digital activities are also growing by leaps and bound. This is further challenged by the increase in complexity and speed of financial crime incidents happening in the evolving technologically driven landscape. As the criminals continue to invest and harness the power of evolving technologies to launch new tactics, it is imperative for companies and individuals to know the pitfalls to watch and the practical approach to position against being victims of such crimes.
Join us for this session to learn how to improve general public's awareness on the key differences between vulnerability assessment and penetration testing, what is included under each of them as well as on things generally expected from penetration testers.
In this session, you will learn how the Agile product development model came into existence and how it is used to help organisations develop and deliver products and services to their clients with higher success rates.
Join us for this session to learn how one can use technical analysis in stock trading.
In this session, you will learn, through a scenario, the distinctions between on premise computing and cloud computing, when to use one over the other and the trade-offs. You will also learn the difference between private, public and hybrid cloud.
Red versus Blue, White and Crystal versus Grey and Black. If Cybersecurity Risk Management is not such a critical undertaking, it sounds almost colourful and fun. If you wish to counter Cyber Threats, you need an approach that mirrors Cyber Attacks. Join us for this session to understand the Cyber Threat Lifecycle and how to counter it with Cyber Risk Management in this fast-paced seminar - no engineering degree necessary.
Join our speaker who will discuss why Kubernetes and containers are critical technologies for the financial services industry. Containers and Kubernetes technology streamline legacy application modernisation to bring extensibility and high performance needed by financial services organizations. The speaker will also discuss how Kubernetes environments are secured at the core to protect customer's data.
Join us to learn more about ITILv4 and how its approach helps to manage risk, and build a stable IT environment that allows growth, scale and change.
How does it reflect and integrate other established way of working?
Over the last decade, the ranks of the ultra-affluent have grown rapidly across Asia and the world. And along with this growth has been the rise in significance of the role of Family Offices. WMI’s Family Office Programme is designed to support the needs of the new generation of Ultra High Net Worth (UHNW) families who seek greater understanding and professionalism in the management of their assets and legacies. Family Office Programme for Professionals is designed for practitioners within the industry and the greater wealth management circle, while Family Office Programme for Families will cater specifically to family office principals and family members.