Transformational technology in finance - Workshop SG 2018

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Technology is creating profound change in businesses and the finance function. This workshop aims to give you an overall understanding of the key technology disruptions that are transforming the way businesses, social and personal lives are operating. The workshop will also highlight the gap between technological innovations and which stage of this transformational journey the finance function is at. Discover recommended strategies to drive growth and innovation in finance.

Key Topics Covered:

  • A glimpse into key disruptive trends reported by leading surveys
  • Disruptive trends
  • Insights into adoption in SMART automation
  • Insights into adoption in Blockchain Technology 
  • Insights into adoption in Data Analytics
  • Insights into adoption in Cloud
  • Success Stories- Transformation and the outcomes of organizations who have successfully embraced and adopted the disruptive trends to their advantages
  • Group discussion to identify opportunities where disruptive technologies can be embraced
  • Embarking on the transformative journey
  • Framework for getting started
  • Best practices consideration
  • Risks and pitfalls

This workshop is part of the Finance For the Future Program and is eligible for funding support of more than 40%* off the workshop fees. Eligibility conditions apply. Enter code FUTURE18 at checkout.

*Discount based on member price

Trainer Profile:

Amelia Ching

Amelia Ching is the Principal Consultant of Singapore Management University(SMU) Academy and the founder of IT Consulting firm focusing on IT-enabled service and technology management improvement Practice and professional development. Prior to joining SMU Academy, Amelia was the Academic Director of Financial IT Academy(FITA) @ SMU with overall leadership and management responsibility for the academy. Amelia is an accomplished banking veteran with 25 years of extensive working experience in corporate banking technology management and services. Prior to joining SMU, Amelia has held few key roles in Citibank including Risks and Controls, Global Operational Readiness, Production Support and Program and Project management. She was also instrumental in leading the production support vendors consolidation and global IT  outsourcing clearance exercises for one of the corporate banking businesses. Her many successes in Citibank include setup and management oversight of Centre of Excellence, Outsource Service Operations Management and the rollout of Citibank’s global systems for the Asia region. 


  • Understanding the key disruptive trends and the impacts experienced in various industries
  • Highlights into transformation undertaken by businesses in leveraging on the changes to stay competitive
  • Understand the various key impacts on businesses and individuals who fail to stay align and stay relevance.
  • Aware of actions to stay relevant and remain competitive in the evolving disruptive landscape


This workshop is suitable for accountants, finance practitioners, team members, auditors and CFOs. Any professional who is keen on understanding cyber risks and how to safe guard against cyber crime.



1 day