Advanced Programme in Digital Economy, FINTECH and Intelligent Society (Online)
Advanced Online Programme
Advanced Online Programme
Technology becomes the main axis of many businesses, being its support and innovative character more relevant than the product or service itself. At the same time, a collaborative and disintermediated technology-based model has been developed that breaks many traditional centralized schemes.
The program addresses the impact of Artificial Intelligence, robotics, cloud computing, blockchain, smartcontracts and the Internet of Things (IoT) in the approach of new business models, in which the role of the value of the data and its use, given the global hyperconnectivity between individuals that lay the foundations of an intelligent society, more sensitive to its value as generators of data, more concerned about the protection of its digital identity and, also, with particular concerns for its greater mobility, training and longevity
In this context, blockchain technology, technological finance and the fintech sector are configured as a catalyst for change, allowing the financing of new business ideas or the development of new means of payment, which is why crowdfunding is studied , ICOs or cryptocurrencies, thus integrating all the key concepts of digital transformation and technological disruption in the economy and in society.
The Advanced Programme in Digital Economy, Fintech and Intelligent Society is of special interest for professionals who need to incorporate knowledge about the impact of the digital economy in the transformation of business models and their strategies, as well as to entrepreneurs in this field.
The program consists of 7 Modules.
Chair of Financial Economics at CEU San Pablo University where he was Dean (2011-2015). Master's degree in Finance and Banking from ISTPB. Joint-director of the “José Barea” Extraordinary Chair programme at the Institute of Fiscal Studies of the Ministry of Finance and Public Administration, Director of the University Master's Degree in Financial Markets and Equity Management at CEU San Pablo University and the Global MBA (IAM-CEU) . Professionally, he is a partner with Dictum Abogados, Vice President of the Foundation for Financial i-nnovation and Digital Economy (FIFED) and coordinator of the Business Ethics Watchdog. Since 2017 he has been a member of the Board of the Law and Business Research Foundation (FIDE) and head of the area of Research and Transfer of Technology of the Spanish Consortium of Blockchain ALASTRIA. He has been a member of several boards of management in financial institutions and other companies and he has been awarded numerous prizes and distinctions. He began his career in the financial sector at DZ Bank AG (Frankfurt) and Crédit Agricole (Paris).
She gained a Doctorate in Economic and Business Sciences at San Pablo CEU for which she was awarded Extraordinary Prize. She also has a law degree from the Autonomous University of Madrid. Master's degree in Tax Consultancy from ISTPB. She is professor on the Master's degree in International Taxation from the International University of la Rioja. Professor on the Master's degree course the Stock Exchange and Financial Markets at the EAE Business School, and she teaches various Master's programmes and the EFA certification course for Banco Santander and other bodies such as the International Centre for Financial Studies (CIFF), CUNEF and FEF. In the professional field she is Associate partner of Dictum Abogados, Director of income-assets at Fiscalweb-SFI, member of the professional council of the Foundation for Financial Innovation and Digital Economy (FIFED).
Specialist lawyer in Commercial Law, Civil Equity Law and Procedural Law. He is an expert in commercial contracting and acts as consultant to business groups, corporate boards of management and insurance companies. Expert in compliance. He is associate professor of the department of commercial and procedural law at the University of Alicante and the Master's degree course in access to legal practice. He is a member and one of the founders of the Business Ethics Watchdog, president of the Foundation for Financial Innovation and the Digital Economy, academic adviser to FIDE and speaker at the Latin American Institute of Law and Finance (Instituto Iberoamericano de Derecho y Finanzas.)
He has worked as an external consultant for the World Bank (2014-2015), Director of Analysis and Forward Studies of the Foundation for Virtual Teaching (Centro Superior para la Enseñanza Virtual) (CSEV) (2011-2014), advisor to the Office of the Secretary of State for Telecommunications and for the Information Society (SETSI), for Spain (2008-2010) and strategic consultant in the private sector (2002-2008). He is currently Associate Professor at the Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences at San Pablo University and Researcher at the University of Alcalá into innovation in the Public Sector. He has a doctorate in Economics from the University of Alcalá and an MSc in Economics from the University of Warwick (United Kingdom).
With over 18 years’ experience in the IT world, he has been able to work on a wide range of projects, from deployment of IT platforms, Big Data, Cloud, Blockchain or digital transformation. He currently combines his work as head of engineering at Kolokium with mentoring and collaborating on various startups.
Joint founder and managing director of the mezzanine financing platform Grow.ly. A graduate in International Business Sciences from the Pontificia University of Comillas (ICADE) and with a BA Degree in European Business from Dublin City University (DCU), specialising in business management .
Lawyer, expert in corporate law and digital economy. He is professor on the Master's degree course in corporate law at the University of Alcalá, the University Master's degree in Legal Practice at San Pablo CEU University and the practical Master's degree in Social jurisdiction at the University of La Coruña. Member of the Advisory Board for Contentious Practice for lawyers. Member of the Governing Board of the Latin American Institute of Insolvency law. Secretary of the Governing Board of the Foundation for Financial Innovation and Digital Economy. Civil and Commercial Mediator. CEO of Dictum Galicia SL and of Dictum Consultant (HONG KONG).
Head of developing and implementing the Data Governance Model at Banco Santander España and member of the Advisory Board of the Entrepreneurs Network. She has over 20 years’ experience in the finance and insurance sector, 15 of which were as a consultant leading customer transformation in Europe and Latam. Since 2011 in Grupo Santander, she has been a member of the Management Committee of the Technology and Operations Area, responsible for different Units in which she develops transformation plans for Retailers, Risks, Finance and Companies implementing new digital systems and processes.
Partner Strategy Big Data. Graduate in IT management engineering from the Pontificia University of Salamanca and with a PDD from IESE. He is a joint founding partner of Strategy Big Data and SCL and is a member of the board of several companies. He has extensive experience in training, having given courses and lectures in numerous universities and business schools and companies in all sectors, both in Spain and abroad.
Head of EMAS SPAIN//EQUITY Multi Assets Solutions at CITIGROUP. Alfonso began his professional career in the financial sector in Commercial Banking at Barclays (in 1999) moving on to Asset Management in order to work with INVESCO and Gartmore. In 2004 he joined Société Générale working in its Markets department developing institutional business of Derivates and Structured Products. In 2011 he joined the Markets solutions team at Citigroup where he works at the present time. During his career, he has developed investment product and proposed solutions for financial institutions from sides, assets and liabilities alike. From the perspective of financial business he has developed the distribution (retail) business and institutional product.
He received a doctorate in informatics (artificial intelligence) from the Polytechnic University of Madrid (UPM) in 2014. He has over 10 years’ experience working in research into Biomedical informatics as a member of the Biodmedial Informatics Group of the ETS UPM IT engineers. Participation in different European and national projects in themes relating to data and applications integration, processing of natural language (NLP), biomedicine and Big Data. He has published over 25 scientific articles in JCR journals and presented papers at top line international conferences. Teaching experience, both classroom and distance learning, in different public and private universities. Since 2015 he has been an associate professor at the Polytechnic School (EPS) of the university of San Pablo CEU.
Licenciado en Administración de Empresas por la Escuela de Negocios Caixanova, Master en Gestión Internacional de la Empresa por el ICEX, MBA por INSEAD, y DEA en Organización de Empresas entre otros títulos.
Pablo Penas es emprendedor y profesional con perfil internacional con amplia experiencia trabajando con multinacionales de diversos países y start-ups innovadoras. Actualmente trabaja como freelance, desarrollando dos marcas propias: Strategic Shift Advisors, para consultoría de negocio y transformación digital y Scale Up Partner, con foco en la intermediación comercial para start-ups a las que ayuda a abrir y hacer crecer en grandes cuentas corporativas. Trabaja, entre otras, con Moven (Neobank americano y proveedor de software para entidades financieras) y cflox (fintech alemana especializada en financiación de cadena de suministro). Anteriormente fue Senior Manager de Consultoría de Negocio y Responsable del sector Retail en EMEA en Neoris y consultor de internacionalización para el ICEX en Lituania, Polonia y España. Compagina su actividad profesional desde hace 13 años con la docencia en diversas Universidades y Escuelas de Negocios, es orador invitado en eventos empresariales y colaborador de varias revistas. Ha publicado 50 artículos y varios libros.
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