Guest Lecture on 'Evolving Technological Capabilities in the field of Finance' - ABES ENGINEERING COLLEGE

Guest Lecture on ‘Evolving Technological Capabilities in the field of Finance’

  • Date & Time:
    • October 13, 2018

A Guest Lecture on the above topic was delivered by  Mr Vivek  Jhingran (Astt VP, HSBC).

Technology is rapidly changing every facet of business. Finance is a major managerial function in the corporate sector which has been affected by the rapid technological developments. The purpose of this lecture is to keep the students abreast of the latest technological developments in the Financial Sector.

The speaker initiated his session by discussing the importance of the topic for the students. He said that several jobs were likely to undergo major changes in the future, as a result of Technological changes, including those related to finance. He quoted the example of “IBM Watson”. He further went on to discuss the concept of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning , Speech recognition & robotics, which were going to bring about major changes in job profiles in the future.

He also spoke about Risk Management models.

Event Coordinator : Dr. Abhijit Das