The 15th FinTech Demo Day
□ The FinTech Center(Chairman: Yooshin Jung) held 「The 15th FinTech Demo day」 in connection with "Town Hall Meeting" to create a stage for free communication and interchange between FinTech companies and financial companies.
ㅇ In the day's event, around 100 people, including people from FinTech companies (20 companies), financial companies (25 companies), relevant agencies, and MOU-signing agencies, have participated.
ㅇ Including a standing member of the Financial Services Commission, Mr. Hakgyun Kim, many officers from the Korea Exchange, KOSCOM, Korea Financial Telecommunications & Clearings Institute, Financial Security Institute and Korea Securities Depository have participated and showed much interest and encouragement.
□ In this event
➊ along with technological presentation and booth presentation of 5 promising FinTech companies,
➋ Signing MOU's on cooperation in FinTech area between the FinTech Center and Samil PwC (Finance Headquarter) and KIC China*,
* As the Global Innovation Center under the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning, it has facilities, personnel and networks for local incubating · accelerating in Sillicon Valley and Beijing. (KIC China was established on September 2016)
➌ and holding an event like "Town Hall Meeting" for networking among participants such as FinTech companies and financial companies
□ The FinTech Center(Chairman: Yooshin Jung) held the 'FinTech Demo Day in Beijing' on Dec. 22 (Thu.) in Beijing, China
ㅇ This event was a part of Demo Days in Overseas held to support advancement of Korean outstanding FinTech companies to overseas market,
- and it was the 5th event following the events in Shanghai(Dec. 2015), Singapore·Cambodia(Jun. 2016), London(Jul. 2016) and Silicon Valley(Nov. 2016).
ㅇ Especially, to raise overseas investment opportunities and promotion effect, this event was held in connection with the 'K-Global China (Dec. 21~Dec. 22).‘
□ FinTech Demo Day event,
➊ Signning of MOU betwee the FinTech Center and the Goshen District, Chengdu City Management Committee
➋ Technology presentations of Korean FinTech companies (5 companies) and 1:1 investment counselling were held.