Accenture FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific 2023 Welcome Reception

05.04.2023 - Asia Pacific

Experience “Reigniting FinTech Excellence” on May 16th, 2023, at the Accenture FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific Welcome Reception, co-hosted by Accenture and Cyberport.

Join us for an exclusive gathering, where we will officially introduce the exceptional 2023 FinTech finalists to our esteemed attendees. This unique event brings together the Lab’s 2023 FinTech finalists, senior executives from participating financial institutions, and other FinTech ecosystem partners. Don’t miss this opportunity to engage with industry frontrunners and emerging talents, as we celebrate their achievements and foster collaboration in shaping the future of finance.

When and where

Tuesday, May 16, 2 – 6pm HKT


CyberArena, Cyberport CyberArena, The Arcade Cyberport, 100 Cyberport Road Hong Kong, HKI Hong Kong


  • 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM: Registration Starts
  • 2:15 PM – 2:30 PM: Guest Arrivals
  • 2:30 PM – 2:35 PM: Welcome Speech by Accenture
    Mr. Marco Tsui – Managing Director, Hong Kong Financial Services Lead, Accenture Greater China
  • 2:35 PM – 2:45 PM: Guest of Honour Remarks
    Ms. Ziping Guo – Director General of Shenzhen Development and Reform Committee
  • 2:45 PM – 2:50 PM: Appreciation Remarks by Cyberport
    Mr. Simon Chan, BBS, JP, Chairman, Cyberport
  • 2:50 PM – 3:00 PM: Long Serving Partners/Advisors – Certificate of Appreciation Presentation
  • 3:00 PM – 3:15 PM: Keynote Speech: Generative AI and its impacts on financial services industry
    Mr. Jean-Claude El-Sabbagh, Managing Director – Applied Intelligence, Industry Lead, Growth Markets, Accenture
  • 3:15 PM – 4:45 PM: Startup Introduction Presentation
  • 4:45 PM – 4:50 PM: Closing Remarks
  • 4:50 PM – 6:00 PM: Cocktail and Networking
  • 6:00 PM: Ends

About this event

The FinTech Innovation Lab Asia Pacific is a highly competitive, three-month program we host each year to find changemakers poised to revolutionize the financial industry. We connect senior executives with top FinTechs and independent mentors to bring innovations to life.

Founded by Accenture in partnership with Cyberport Hong Kong, the Asia Pacific FinTech Innovation Lab is now in its tenth year of helping shape the future of finance.

The Welcome Reception is where we will be officially introducing our 2023 FinTech finalists to you. Event guests include the Lab’s 2023 fintech finalists, senior executives from participating financial institutions, and other FinTech ecosystem partners.

About the organizer

The FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific is a highly competitive 12-week programme that helps early to growth stage start-ups refine and test their value proposition with the support of the world’s leading financial service firms.

Selected companies receive:

  • Mentoring from leading financial institutions and VCs, as well as the Lab’s Entrepreneurs Network and Industry Advisors.
  • Insights from senior figures and user groups in the financial sector – covering product feedback and potential deployment of proofs-of-concept.
  • Speed Dating activities with the principal financial institution partners.
  • Weekly workshops and panel discussions on wide ranging topics from industry trends and technology architecture to bank regulation and presentation skills.
  • Workspace for each start-up

The programme culminates in an Investor Day where companies showcase their technology to financial institution executives, investors and journalists.


Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to meet the 2023 FinTech finalists! Reserve your spot now for the exclusive Accenture FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific Welcome Reception. RSVP by emailing us at [email protected].