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FinTEK International Conference


Center for Finance, Technology and Economics at Keio (FinTEK)
International Conference

“Technology in Finance — Advantages and Challenges”

[Date and Time]

Tuesday, 5 December, 2017, 13:00 – 17:30 (The hall opens at 12:45)


North Hall, 1F North Building, Mita Campus, Keio University (access)


13:00 Opening Remarks
13:10 Keynote speech 1 (Motoyuki Yufu, Deputy Director-General, Planning and Coordination
    Bureau, Financial Services Agency (FSA) of Japan)
13:40 Presentation 1 (Masayori Shoji, Head of FinTech Promotion Support Office, KPMG Consulting)
14:20 Student group presentations
15:20 Break
15:30 Keynote speech 2 (Arnaud de Bresson, CEO, Paris Europlace)
16:10 Presentation 2 (Isao Nakamura, Deputy General Manager, Digital Innovation Department,
    Mizuho Financial Group)
16:50 Presentation 3 (Naoyuki Yoshino, Dean of the Asian Development Bank Institute)
17:20 Closing Remarks


English and Japanese

  1. Simultaneous translation will be provided.

[Eligible Participants]

Anyone interested in fintech are welcome (No fee charged).

  1. No prior registration is required.
  2. Please note that we may close the doors if we reach capacity.

[Our Aim]

The target audience of this conference comprise (1) students interested in fintech, (2) those who are looking to find effective ways of introducing fintech into their business model, and (3) scholars and researchers in this field. The aim is to provide accurate and concise information on the state of fintech in the world today, and examples of its applications. Students excelling in their group projects in the “Theory and Practice of Fintech” class at Keio will also present their progress.


Center for Finance, Technology and Economics at Keio (FinTEK)


Faculty of Economics, Keio University

Sponsored by Kyokuto Securities Co., Ltd.

Presented by KPMG Consulting Co., Ltd. & Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.

Co-operated by Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc.

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