As part of the FinTech Education Week, HKUST organized a 24-hour FinTech hackathon opening to all university students in Hong Kong and alumni. The hackathon centers around FinTech solutions with no particular restrictions on the area, so themes from blockchain, insurTech to regTech are all welcome.
The event was held on November 4-5, 2017 at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, inviting over 150 participants. CUHK team won first runner up against the 27 student teams with their solutions on cryptocurrency analytics. The team compromises of Stanley YING (SEEM), Kenny Chan (CSE), Lau Yu Hei (CSE) and Wong Kam Shing (CSE)