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College of Business to Host One-Day Financial Technology Bootcamp for High School Students

Published: October 10, 2022 | Categories: Business, All News
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Western New England University's College of Business will host the Fintech Bootcamp on Saturday, October 29, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in partnership with The Mass. Fintech Hub. The event will take place in Rivers Memorial Hall on the University campus, 1215 Wilbraham Road, Springfield.

High school aged students and recent high school graduates are encouraged to join this one-day session that will provide an inspirational and educational opportunity to learn about Fintech (Financial Technology) and the many different paths available for careers in Fintech.

"This program is another critical component of our commitment in service and community impact as an AACSB Business School. Fintech is such an important and evolving sector in the business world," said WNE College of Business Dean Dr. Sharianne Walker. "We are delighted to be thought leaders and champions for Fintech in Western Mass in partnership with the Mass. Fintech Hub. This bootcamp is a great opportunity for students to explore and learn more about the connection of finance and technology and to discover the emerging opportunities for rewarding careers in Fintech."

Mass. Fintech Hub is a public-private partnership comprising a network of fintech leaders, financial experts, academics, public sector leaders, and venture capitalists who empower fintech startups to achieve success.

For more information on the Mass. Fintech Hub Bootcamp series and to register for this event, visit: