Knowledge Exchange


Chinese Fintech Ecosystem: Trends, innovations, and opportunities

22 Sep 2022 16:00 - 18:30
  • Member Ticket (by invitation): Free
  • Non-member Ticket (approval required): RMB 200
  • In-person event

An innovation roundtable for executives from banks and financial institutions to discover and learn how to engage with China’s burgeoning fintech sector.

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  • Wear face masks
  • By invitation only

Event details

BritCham Shanghai’s Technology & Innovation Committee is delighted to invite foreign banks and financial institutions to our first closed-door innovation roundtable that will explore the latest trends, innovations and opportunities in China’s burgeoning fintech sector.

The innovation roundtable will kick off with two keynotes by Benjamin Speyer, CEO at Serica and Cicy Shuang, Fintech Business Development Director at Plug & Play China. A one-hour roundtable will follow, giving attendees the opportunity to share their thoughts and experiences on engaging with Chinese fintechs.

This session is convened under strict Chatham House rules to facilitate open discussion and encourage the establishment of a supportive network of British and international companies.

* Please note that this roundtable is only for senior executives from banks and financial institutions only. Attendance is limited to a maximum of 15 attendees. Registration will be taken on a first-come-first-served basis. If you would like to attend, please register online via the link above ASAP.

The Speakers

Keynote Speaker
Benjamin Speyer
Founder & CEO,
Keynote Speaker
Cicy Shuang
Fintech Business Development Director,
Plug & Play China


  • 16:00 – Arrival and networking
  • 16:30 – Opening Remarks: Jiaqi Pan, Head of Fintech, British Consulate-General Shanghai
  • 16:35 Keynote: Chinese Fintech Trends by Cicy Shuang, Fintech Business Development Director, Plug and Play China
    (15mins and 10 mins Q&A)
  • 17:00 – Keynote: Engaging Chinese Innovators: Strategies and Guidelines by Benjamin Speyer, CEO, Serica
    (15mins and 10 mins Q&A)
  • 17:30 – Roundtable Discussion
  • 18:30 – Event Ends

* Attendees are welcome to join social drinks at Brew Dog downstairs after the event ends.


In case of cancellation, please kindly note you must email the BritCham Shanghai Event staff before 5 pm, 20 Sep. Due to the service charges of Glueup and online payment platforms, we can only partially refund up to 90% of your ticket price and payment will be processed within 14 days after the event via your original payment method. However, it is non-refundable for a cancellation request made beyond the above-mentioned timeframe. 




BritCham Shanghai Office


Room 1108, South Tower, M Place, 333 Chengdu Bei Lu, Shanghai



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