WHAT: The Asian Financial Forum (AFF) is the region’s premier platform for global leaders in government, finance and business to exchange insights, intelligence and find business and investment opportunities. More than 3,500 C-suite financial and business leaders gathered at AFF 2020 for thought leadership and business networking, as well as to experience the latest fintech innovations and next-generation business ideas. To ensure the safety of participants and staff, the 2021 edition will be held entirely online.
WHEN:18-19 January 2021; 8.40am to 11pm HK time
WHO: Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council
WHY: At the forum, the AFF Deal Flow Matchmaking Session will connect sources of funds with potential deals from around the world via one-to-one meetings based on their shared areas of interest. Over the years, more than 5,800 meetings have been arranged for over 3,500 companies, including investment project owners, private equity firms, investors, high-net-worth individuals and senior professionals from intermediaries and professional services providers. In addition, the Fintech Showcase, FintechHK Startup Salon and InnoVenture Salon, featuring a plethora of financial innovations, cutting-edge solutions and ground-breaking business ideas from financial institutions, technology firms and start-ups worldwide, will be staged to empower entrepreneurs and connect them with potential investors and mentors.
WHERE: Online event. Register here
AND YOU CAN QUOTE ME: “Redefining growth and the focus on inclusion, breakthrough and innovation are very important themes globally. AFF brings people together and allows dialogue and mutual understanding.”
Susanne Chishti, CEO, FINTECH Circle
EVENT WEBSITE: https://www.asianfinancialforum.com/aff/en/