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HKBCS now accepting applications for ABC5-Lab programme from HK schools

1 DECEMBER 2020 — The Hong Kong Blockchain Society (HKBCS) is now accepting applications for its Five Levels of ABCD (ABC5-Lab) program, announced at the Future Tech Talent Theme Day by the Hong Kong SAR's Office of the Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO).

ABC5-Lab is a STEM education programme that prepares Hong Kong's secondary students for success in the 21st century. It is an extracurricular activity (ECA) programme that cultivates interest for secondary students in ABCD of IT innovation: AI & Machine Learning, Blockchain & Cryptography, Cloud Computing, Data Science.

The programs teach practical skills through project-based learning, which prepares secondary school students for top schools and jobs with recognised certifications. The teaching materials are easy and accessible for secondary-level learners to absorb, and are continuously improved upon.

ABC5-Lab is eligible for subsidy via the IT Innovation Lab program of the OGCIO. Secondary schools may apply with HKBCS. Contact us at [email protected]

2020 Dec 1
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HKBCS President among finalists in HKMA and BIS Trade Finance Challenge

The Hong Kong Blockchain Society would like to congratulate our President Dr. Lawerence Ma and his team on being shortlisted from a total of 103 finalists at the Global Trade Technology Challenge.

This TechChallenge is a joint initiative of the BIS Innovation Hub (BISIH) and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), and is designed to showcase the potential for new innovative technologies to resolve problems in trade finance (TradeTech). It is supported by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the International Institute of Finance (IIF), the People's Bank of China (PBOC) and the Wolfsberg Group.

2020 August 31
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