The 2nd Shanghai Fintech International Forum

7-9 December 2020

2020 marks the completion of Shanghai's journey to becoming an international financial center. To further strengthen the convergence of finance and technology, and explore innovative fintech applications, the city will host the 2nd Shanghai Fintech International Forum, the 1st World FinTech Festival in Shanghai on 7-9 December 2020. Some 300 senior officials and business executives from regulators and financial institutions, including banks, are expected to attend.

Initiated by the Shanghai Fintech Industry Alliance, the forum is co-organized by Shanghai International Group, Bank of Communications, China Union Pay, and Guotai Junan Securities.

As a supporting organization, Deloitte China will maintain a substantial presence at the event, showcasing Deloitte's leading insights and innovative fintech solutions at its exhibition booth. We will also launch The multiplier effect: The imperative for coordinated technology deployment in financial services, a perspective from the World Economic Forum and Deloitte that explores fintech industry development across the globe. 

About the report

This report by Deloitte and the World Economic Forum explores the financial services-specific perspectives of new capabilities enabled by emerging technologies and the multiplicative impacts they unlock when clustered together.

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David Wu
Deloitte China Vice Chairman
China Financial Services Industry Leader

Dora Liu
Deloitte China Innovation Sponsor

Paul Sin
Deloitte Asia Pacific Blockchain Lab Leader
Deloitte China Fintech Consulting Partner

You Zhong Bin
Deloitte Data Science CoE Leader
Deloitte China Consulting Partner

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