South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk

Webinar: Fintech Trends in South-East Asia: What To Watch Out For (Co-organised with Aspire Vietnam)

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1. Event Details: 
Event type: Webinar
Date: Thursday 23 July
Time: 10:00 AM (CEST) - 3:00 PM (ICT)
Venue: Online


2. Programme Synopsis & Content:

The recent past has seen rapid growth in the internet economy, particularly the mobile internet in South-East Asia. Fintech-related technology such as ride-sharing, digital payments, and e-commerce makes up a large proportion of this internet economy. In recent years several South-East Asian startups have become ‘unicorns’, and have combined value of more than USD 1 billion. The majority of these are fintech companies involved in app-based commerce.

Join this webinar and explore with the South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk and ASPIRE some key aspects that companies should know when doing business in the FINTECH sector in South-East Asia! Let us give you a glimpse to our discussion points: 


How Fintech is doing in South-East Asia?

  • MAIN Fintech trends: Lending platform / P2P balance sheet / Buy now - Pay later (consumer) / Neobank / Difference bt B2C/B2B
  • Where are the Challenges & Opportunities: Legislation in Vietnam, reaction to Covid-19, EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement generates new opportunities?
  • What’s going on in other SEA countries & Case Studies

What to watch out for?

  • Remember your invention has economic value!
  • What are the WAYs to protect your fintech invention?
  • REAL IP learning examples of FINTECH SMEs
  • Take-away messages

Our outstanding guest speakers, Dr. Stefano Pellegrino, General Manager of ASPIRE Vietnam will be sharing insights about the Fintech industry, and Jonas Lindsay MSci, Patent Attorney at Marks & Clerk Singapore LLP & External Expert of the SEA IPR SME Helpdesk will be discussing IP concerns related to Fintech. 


It’s an opportunity that you shall not MISS!

Practical Information

Giovedì, Luglio 23, 2020 - 11:00 to 12:00
  • Online



Webinar Session
Event source:


South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk and Aspire Vietnam