ADB-FSS Webinar on Crowdfunding: Lessons from Korea's Experience


ADB-FSS Webinar on Crowdfunding: Lessons from Korea's Experience

27 September 2021

This webinar is organized by the Finance Sector Group, Central and West Department, and Financial Supervisory Services of Korea to understand the crowdfunding regulatory framework through Korea’s experience and how their lessons learned can help in developing Georgia’s crowdfunding model. 

Program and Learning Materials: 
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
27 Sep 2021 Introduction Opening Remarks Yong-tae Kim, Director General, International Affairs Department, Korea Financial Supervisory Service (FSS)
27 Sep 2021 Introduction Welcome Remarks Shane Rosenthal, Shane Rosenthal Country Director, Georgia Resident Mission, Asian Development Bank
27 Sep 2021 Presentation Crowdfunding Regulatory Framework in Republic of Korea
This presentation gives an overview of Crowdfunding in the Republic of Korea.
Yeseom Yoo, Jaeseung Suk
27 Sep 2021 Presentation Examples of P2P Crowdfunding in Korea 8Percent and Peoplefund
27 Sep 2021 Panel Discussion Recommendations for Georgia Based on Lessons Learned from Korea’s Case with focus on:
Benefits and risks to investors
Crowdfunding platform options
Financial instruments for crowdfunding
Moderator: Junkyu Lee, Chief of Finance Sector Group, Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department, ADB
Yeseom Yoo
Jaeseung Suk
Malik Kotadia, Fintech expert (ADB consultant)
27 Sep 2021 Closing Way Forward and Next Steps Otar Gorgodze, Head of Financial and Supervisory Technologies Development Department, National Bank of Georgia
27 Sep 2021 Closing Closing Remarks Tariq Niazi, Director, Central and West Asia Department, ADB


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