A team of 6 HKU undergraduates from Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Science won the Championship at the Chengdu 80 - FinTech Design and Development Competition held from October 29 - November 4, 2019 in Chengdu of China, with National University of Singapore and the University of Berkeley shared the second place.
As part of the SWUFE-CDAR annual conference, Chengdu 80 provides opportunities for students to interact with leading academics in finance and technology, international financial institutions, and government and regulatory leaders.
Members of the HKU Team include:
Waqas ALI, BEng(CompSc) - Year 4
Utkarsh GOEL, BEng(CompSc) - Year 4
David Boli HAN, BEng(CompSc) - Year 4
Piyush JHA, BEng(CompSc) - Year 4
Nitya PENDKAR, BEng(CompEngg) - Year 3
Hanfei LI, BSc - Year 2
Congratulations to the team and Professor S.M. Yiu who supervised and led them to Chengdu for the competition.