26 Sep Opening Session of the University Master’s Degree
On Monday, September 19, at Puerta de Toledo (Madrid) Campus of Carlos III University, took place the Opening Session of the University Master’s Degree in Computer Technologies Applied to the Financial Sector, which celebrate this year its second edition.
Fernando Fernández Rebollo, Director of the Master, after welcoming the attendees, gave the floor to Vicente Bouza, a partner of Comunytek Consultores, who offered an updated view of the reality of technology in the Financial Sector presenting, in addition, the content of the Master and the teaching staff of the same.
The inaugural lesson: “The essence of financial markets, how long do we have Fintechs?” was led by Luis Colin, a graduate in Computer and Administrative Systems by the Division of Engineering and Sciences of Tecnológico de Monterrey and Master in Business Administration by the School of Graduates in Administration of Tecnológico de Monterrey. Currently, Luis is Managing Director for Global Corporate Banking at ISBAN GRUPO SANTANDER.
Its class was a review of the actors and participants of the financial markets and of the operative that in these markets is performed highlighting the existing integration of the computer, seen under the experience of 30 years of work in the middle and with an orientation of engineering of production comparable to other industrial sectors.
Finally, a dialogue was opened among the attendees in which some of the points treated were expanded giving the Master as inaugurated.
Master’s Degree in Computer Technologies Applied to the Financial Sector
The aim of the Master’s Degree in Computer Technology Applied to the Financial Sector is to provide students with the necessary knowledge to participate in the development of technology oriented to the Financial Sector and is born as a response to a real need for it to have professionals specialized in all the phases of the software life cycle, from conception to maintenance, through analysis, design, implementation and verification. This master, original idea of Comunytek Consultores and promoted by different companies in the sector, is a master with a strong practical and professional orientation, specializing the graduates in a sector with high investment budgets and, therefore, interesting possibilities to develop a professional career.