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Cyber Tech and Risk – Blockchain
2018-04-15 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm$25.00
Cyber Tech and Risk is proud to bring you the high-demand event of “Blockchain” at the amazing RBC WaterPark Place Auditorium. We invite the industry leaders, pioneers, and experts to share their insider views of this game-changing technology. It will help you establish a solid understanding of what blockchain means to business, technology, and you!
Coming to join us for an evening of networking, dinner, and fantastic speeches!
1. Bridging Blockchain and Finance
John Willock, CEO at Blockchain Startup, Strategic Advisor at Digital Futures, Board Of Director at CannDollar
John has been in cryptocurrencies and blockchain since 2011, having been drawn in by the incredible potential for distributed systems of consensus, truth, censorship resistance, and the creation of networks with built-in economic models that can drive all actors to unified goals that advance the whole community’s interests and the system itself. John’s past leadership experience includes Head of Product Management at TMX Group, Managing Director at Nasdaq. John was also the advisor for Skry, Inc. a Silicon Valley-based blockchain analytics startup from 2015-2017 prior to its acquisition by Bloq Inc.
2. Insights of Blockchain Technologies and Business Opportunities
Omid Sadeghi, Founder & Director, The BlockchainHub
Omid is the industry recognized leader who helps companies to transform and disrupt their value chains by developing and Implementing Blockchain Technology. He is the founder & director of The BlockchainHub at York University to connect education and commercialization in Blockchain space.
3. How to Build Resilient, Secure and Scalable Blockchain Enterprise Applications
Mohamed EI Kandri, Program Manager, The BlockchainHub
Mohamed is a Blockchain enthusiast who is passionate about Blockchain technology and committed to growing the Blockchain ecosystem in Canada and around the world. He is a program manager at The BlockchainHub, CEO of Fast Access Blockchain, member of the Blockchain Global Consortium and also leads the C-Lab program, the first peer-to-peer community-based incubation program for Blockchain startups. Mohamed is a recipient of the "Durland Innovation Award" for a Blockchain use case and holder of the "Beta Gamma Sigma International Award”.
4. Does Blockchain Solve Everything?
Edward Johnson, Founder & CEO, Ikinique Ltd.
Edward helps startups, corporates and people to think outside of the box and innovate efficiently to future processes and technologies, including Blockchain, Dronetech, Cybersecurity and AI. Edward is a passionate technologist with many years of leading diverse teams and technological change in Capital Markets and Wealth management sectors across Europe and Asia.
Royal Bank of Canada (https://www.rbc.com)
Complimentary food and drink will be provided at the event.
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