You may be eligible for a subsidy - get up to 90% off

Discover how robots are now the voice in front of banking

And learn how to implement successful conversational AI solutions in banking

Course Date: 26th September - 26th December 2022
Applications close: 23rd September 2022

Conversational AI in Banking is one of CFTE’s flagship courses. The course reveals how Big Banks and Startups have designed, devised and engineered smart virtual assistants to provide solutions to their clients at the end of the core banking vertical. 

“Alexa, how much should I save up to buy a car next year”. Smart assistant, smart money, smart clients. The robot age is here and it is helping you make better financial decisions 24/7. If you want to know how to capitalise on this mega-trend, enroll on this course now.

With this Conversational AI online course, you'll:

Apply as a Singaporean Citizen or a Permanent Resident (PR)

The Conversational AI in Banking Specialisation has been accredited under the Institute of Banking and Finance Standards Training Scheme (IBF-STS) which provides course fee subsidies to all Singaporean citizens and permanent residents with a valid Singpass.

Singaporean citizens under the age of 40 are eligible for a 70% subsidy. Those over the age of 40 are eligible for a 90% subsidy. This makes the Conversational AI in Banking Specialisation heavily discounted – get the course for only SGD 21.5 – SGD 64.5.

Permanent residents are eligible for 70% off, meaning they can access the course for 64.5 SGD.

Please note that all eligible participants are required to successfully complete the course within 3 months from the date of enrolment for IBF-STS funding. Incomplete programmes will not be eligible for funding claims and the learner thus being charged the full enrolment fee (SGD 215).

Participants already enrolled in the Conversational AI in Banking Specialisation are not eligible for the subsidy, even if still in progress with the course.

For corporate customers, please write to partners@cfte.education for enquiries.

Singaporean Citizens under 40 and Permanent Residents

215 SGD 64.5 SGD
  • Original Full Course Price: 215 SGD
  • Enhanced Funding Support (70%): 150.5 SGD
  • Total Payable Fee: 64.5 SGD

Singaporean Citizens over 40

215 SGD 21.5 SGD
  • Original Full Course Price: 215 SGD
  • Enhanced Funding Support (90%): 193.5 SGD
  • Total Payable Fee: 21.5 SGD

Permanent Residents (PRs)

215 SGD up to 43 SGD
  • Original Full Course Price: 215 SGD
  • Enhanced Funding Support (70% - 80%): 150.5 - 172 SGD
  • Total Payable Fee: 64.5 - 43 SGD

Not a Singaporean Citizen or PR? Enrol here.

This course is taught by fintech leaders. Fortune500 Leaders. banking veterans.  AI experts.

Anna Maj

Fintech Leader, AI & Payments expert

Grete Øverbø

Head of Financial Services

Janet Yuen

Global Head of Conversational Banking

Shankar Srinivasan

COO & Co-Founder

Giorgio Andreoli

Managing Director

Course Curriculum

Senior Lecturer Anna Maj from WBAIF takes you through the concepts of Conversational AI along with its solution types and why now is the time, followed by Janet Yuen, Global Head of Conversational Banking at HSBC, and her insight into how conversational AI is a force for good in banking. 

Senior Lecturer Anna Maj from WBAIF takes you through the key conversational AI techniques, the ML engine behind it, and main conversational AI providers in banking, followed by Janet Yuen, Global Head of Conversational Banking at HSBC, and her insight into how her bank was introduced to conversational AI, the successes and challenges that HSBC faced. 

Senior Lecturer Anna Maj from WBAIF takes you through the success factors and main challenges of implementing virtual assistants, followed by Grete Øverbø, Head of Financial Services at Boost.ai, and her exclusive case studies into how conversational AI was rapidly implemented by Nordic banks during the pandemic.

Senior Lecturer Anna Maj from WBAIF takes you through which banking services will be completely transformed by conversational AI and Voice technologies, followed by Giorgio Andreoli, MD at Accenture, and his insight into how to design a great conversational user interface (CUI) and interesting implementations of conversational AI. 

Designed for your learning goals

Starts on 23rd September 2022

Apply and secure your seat in the next intake.

Finish in 5 hours

Complete the course in a week and gain 4.5 CPD hours!

Shareable Certificate

Let your professional network know about your new skills and find more career opportunity.

What our Alumni say about the Course

I have just completed “Conversational AI” course. Another excellent course by CFTE. Well structured, with a good combination of theory, industry experts providing practical examples and readings which help you build your understanding on how chatbots and virtual agents are transforming banking industry.
David Vinagre Solans, International Proposition Director at Santander UK

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Learn about Conversational AI with up to 90% off the price

A specialisation designed for the industry, by the industry.

Singaporean Citizens under 40 and Permanent Residents

215 SGD 64.5 SGD
  • Original Full Course Price: 215 SGD
  • Enhanced Funding Support (70%): 150.5 SGD
  • Total Payable Fee: 64.5 SGD

Singaporean Citizens over 40

215 SGD 21.5 SGD
  • Original Full Course Price: 215 SGD
  • Enhanced Funding Support (90%): 193.5 SGD
  • Total Payable Fee: 21.5 SGD

Singaporean Citizens and Permanent Residents

215 SGD up to 43 SGD
  • Original Full Course Price: 215 SGD
  • Enhanced Funding Support (70% - 80%): 150.5 - 172 SGD
  • Total Payable Fee: 64.5 - 43 SGD

Not a Singaporean Citizen or PR? Enrol here.

FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers about our specialisation

This course is suited for a wide range of professionals who are keen to master the key elements of Conversational AI and want to understand its applications in Banking. We welcome finance professionals, technologists, entrepreneurs, consultants, lawyers and all the people who are ready to take a deep dive into the future of finance.

Although there are some very good courses on AI you can find online, The Conversational AI in Banking, developed by CFTE and Fintech Leader Anna Maj, is the very first online course that walk you through you foundations of smart virtual assistants, their applications in the banking industry, as well as the opportunities and risks in the sector. We believe the Conversational AI in Banking Course is unique because: We have designed a reference course with the industry for the industry. Participants will be given a comprehensive overview on the most relevant trends through a very structured curriculum. Participants will learn from industry leaders who work at the largest financial institutions, fast growing startups, investors and regulators. It gives an overview of the potential and challenges of AI in Banking, from insights of entrepreneurs who are developing AI to leaders implementing AI in financial institutions.

The course has been designed to give a solid foundational knowledge about Conversational AI, and how it applies to banking. On completion of the course, participants will be expected to: Have a good understanding of the main concepts behind virtual assistants, including machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing, machine vision, etc. Appreciate the developments of AI, especially in the context of financial services, and recognise its potential and limitations. Learn to identify potential use cases of AI in different sectors of finance. Be able to understand the opportunities and challenges of implementing AI. Understand future applications of AI by applying conceptual frameworks. Think of ways to apply AI to customer service in banking. You will learn a lot in a structured way, and at your own pace.

There are no pre-requisites for taking the course. This course is largely non-technical to learn the business aspects of Conversational AI. Participants can get the most out of the course if they have a general knowledge of Fintech and innovation trends in finance. This could be achieved through a structured course such as CFTE’s Fintech Foundation course, Oxford’s Fintech course, MIT’s Fintech course or similar courses

Yes, you will receive a digital certificate upon successful completion of the course. This certificate is digital so it can be shared at any time and embedded into your online professional profile.

We accept all major credit cards and debit cards. Please note that you will have 1 month to complete the course. If not completed on time, you will no longer benefit from the subsidy which would make you liable to pay the full price.

This course is accredited by the IBF Standard Training Scheme. To benefit from the IBF subsidy, you must be either a Singaporean citizen or a permanent resident, you must hold a valid Singpass, and you must be physically in Singapore. 

After you apply, we will check your eligibility and send you a confirmation email with a payment link within 3-5 working days. Once you make the payment, sit back, relax and wait until the course start date to receive your login details to start learning. At that point, you will have access to the introductory module that will give you an overview of the portal, and how to use it. You can spend a whole day to go through the course or 30 minutes whenever you have the time. Do make sure to complete the course within 1 month, otherwise your subsidy will be revoked and you will be liable to pay the full price. Once you have completed the course, and successfully passed all the tests, you will receive a Certificate of Completion.