You are cordially invited to the AmCham Shanghai FSC Committee – 2019 Fintech Series on Wednesday, February 27 from 11:45 to 13:30 at the AmCham Shanghai Conference Center. This event explores the application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Blockchain fintech technology for the creation of patent financing to support large MNCs and SMEs, particularly in the patent-rich technology sector. Mr. Erich Spangenberg, CEO IPwe Inc. will be our guest speaker along with a panel of experts including:
Mr. Calvin Cheng, Managing Director, Head of Technology and Venture Banking, EastWestBank
Ms. Jennifer Qin, Lead-partner of Investment Management of Deloitte Asia Pacific, Founder of Deloitte China Blockchain Lab and Chairwoman of Deloitte China Rubix, blockchain leader for APAC
Ms. Wen Cao, Senior partner at NTD Patent & Trademark Agency Ltd and NTD Law Office and Principal of NTD Shanghai Office
This briefing will explore the following:
• Introduction to Fintech – What is AI and Blockchain?
• How Fintech can be applied to the creation of new investable asset classes such as patents?
• How might China look at these fintech innovations in light of policy objectives to better finance SMEs and accelerate technology to support development
This will be of particular interest to CFOs of MNCs with patent portfolios, and practitioners in law, banking, technology and education.
11:45 Registration & Networking
12:00 Welcome Remarks and Event Intro
12:20 Presentation – Erich Spangenberg
12:45 Panel Session
13:25 Session Ends