International FinTech

The INTERNATIONAL FINTECH online+offline program is designed by two leading business schools – CKGSB Americas (from China in the US) and FDC (from Brazil), for Finance and IT executives, especially those of FinTech companies.

Program overview

The INTERNATIONAL FINTECH online (recorded) program is designed by two leading business schools – CKGSB (from China in the US) and FDC (from Brazil), for Finance and IT executives, especially those of FinTech companies.

The multidiscipline program develops the skills of the participants in understanding the challenges and great opportunities in such a complex and evolving FinTech ecosystem, including the cutting- edge methods and theories for strategic leadership.

Who should attend:

Banking Executives
FinTech Executives & Entrepreneurs
Technology Executives

Key Benefits

  • Understand the present and future markets and transactions, future of financial services as well as other application areas being impacted by financial technology
  • Learn innovation strategy for a business idea or for implementation within your financial organization

Our vision
  • Get insights into market factors, such as regulation, competition, trends, and environment, impacting the financial innovation space
  • Create a relationship with a global network of forward-thinking business leaders in Brazil, China, and the US

Program Curriculum


Module 1

Overview: Global FinTech Transformation


Module 2

Technology Innovation: Digital Finance


Module 3

Disruptive Strategy: Strategic Roadmap for Digital Transformation


Module 4 TBD

Market Expansion: Emerging to Emerged: Brazil-China-US

Offered in-person in 2022


Module 5 TBD

Summary: Case Studies and Presentation with Garage Method

Offered in-person in 2022

Fee & Discount

  • Online Module: $600/module
  • Offline Modules 4 and 5: $3000
  • Online+Offline Package: $5000 (with certificate)

Selected Faculty

Henry Cao

Professor of Finance and Chair of Finance Department

PhDs, UCLA and Yale

Areas of Expertise:

Asset Pricing, Behavioral Finance, Cryptocurrencies, Hedge Funds and Alternative Investments, Microstructure, Options Pricing, International Finance

Dr. Cao earned a PhD in Finance in 1995 from UCLA and a PhD in Pathology in 1991 from Yale University. In 2016, he was on the list of “China’s Most Cited Researchers” unveiled by Elsevier, the world’s famous provider of scientific, technical, and medical information.

Before joining CKGSB, he taught at UC Berkeley, UCSD, Ohio State University, Carnegie Mellon and UNC Chapel Hill. Cao’s research has been published in journals including Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Business, Review of Finance and Marketing Science. Cao is the co-editor of International Financial Review and sits on the editorial board of Annals of Economics and Finance and China Financial Review. Cao has been speaking about blockchain technology globally, his speech topics include “A New Paradigm of Blockchain”, “The Parallel World on Blockchian” etc.

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