Blockchain For Finance Conference 2017

February 7, 2017         By: Payment Week

Conference Objective

Examine latest blockchain use cases and proofs of concepts to assess the viability of blockchain adoption within your organisation

Conference Content

  • Finance Use Cases: Explore blockchain case studies from payments, clearing and settlement, trade finance and KYC to help assess where this technology can significantly
  • Blockchain Strategies: See how distributed ledger technology fits with innovation objectives, emerging technologies and the overall digital strategy of financial institutions and how they are managing the risk of adoption
  • Regulation, Compliance & Standards: Hear latest regulatory approaches towards wide-scale blockchain adoption and how distributed ledger technology could be regulated on a global scale
  • Technology Challenges: Debate common concerns around performance, scalability, architecture and interoperability to dispel common system myths and mitigate future risks
  • Adopting Blockchain: Cut through the hype to see how this technology could provide a transformative opportunity to eradicate antiquated systems and processes within your organisation

** PLUS Breakout Sessions **

  • Blockchain in Trade Finance: Assess the value that modern technologies such as blockchain, cryptography, distributed ledgers, IoT and cloud can bring to trade finance
  • Public vs Private Blockchain’s: Debate the pros and cons of public and private blockchain’s to assess the viability of both approaches within the financial sector