HKUST(GZ) PG Programs 2024-25

13 School of SCIENCE FinTech Thrust nurtures creative minds to explore frontiers in Financial Technology, to shape the future financial industry that promotes social-financial health. Cross-disciplinary Focus Areas • Blockchain Technologies, Smart Contracts, and Digital Currencies • Robo-Advising, Quantitative Investing, and Risk Management • Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Big Data Analytics in Finance • Technological Innovations for Financial Services • Regulatory Technology (RegTech) • Digital Economy and Financial Inclusion Prof. Ning CAI Professor Head of Financial Technology Thrust, Society Hub Research Interest • FinTech • Financial Engineering • Green Finance • Risk Management • Data Science • Stochastic Modeling Financial Technology IPE Thrust trains a new generation of leaders in solving complex problems at the interface of technology and society. We place a specific focus on innovation in technology, institutions, policy and entrepreneurship, as well as crossdisciplinary approaches and real-world applications. Cross-disciplinary Focus Areas • Innovation and Intellectual Property Right Protection • Innovation and Technology Management • Innovation and Public Policy • Health Studies/Health Care Policy/ Environmental Policies/Sustainability • Anti-Trust/Competition Policy • Experimental Economics and Decision Sciences • Entrepreneurship and Organization Theory • Entrepreneurship and Financial Management Prof. Danyang XIE Chair Professor Acting Head of Innovation, Policy, and Entrepreneurship Thrust, Society Hub Research Interest • Endogenous economic growth • Fiscal policy • Money and banking Innovation, Policy, and Entrepreneurship Society Hub - Thrust Areas