Background

Blockchain technology today forms the basis of on-line secure ledger/settlement his moving towards mainstream adoption. The global Blockchain technology market is predicted to rise from $210m in 2016 to $2.31bn by 2021.

Blockchain has many applications – in supply chains, healthcare, global monetary systems, financial technologies, energy trading, music, electronic record authentication, delivery of Government services and many more. As a result the Blockchain technology is expected to have significant impact on various industries and so it is critical for stakeholders to formulate careful legal and business strategies around this new business models as the technology and infrastructure, as well as the corresponding market appetite and regulatory structures, evolve rapidly in disparate global markets.

Our speakers at this event are subject experts and they will examine and analyse the impact on various industries, the challenges and opportunities that Blockchain presents. Presentations, short tutorials, interactive panel discussions and solution-based case studies will focus on learning and building partnerships in the emerging Blockchain space.

Topics to be covered include:
Understanding Blockchain Technologies & Markets
Understanding how Blockchain applications are built
Crowdfunding vs ICOs – risks and challenges
Digital exchanges – digital tokens into fiat currency
Regulatory and legal implications of Blockchain technology
Investing in cryptocurrencies
Crypto currencies – an exact measure of value
Investing in Blockchain technology
Smart Contract management and Innovations
Regulation and Legal implications in Blockchain
How to develop scalable solutions
Issuing financial securities on a blockchain
Blockchain from the investor’s perspective
Key Challenges

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Call for Participation

We are inviting speakers [thought leaders, subject experts and start up entrepreneurs] to share their knowledge and enthusiasm about their work and their vision in the field of Blockchain technology and its applications. Please complete the speaker’s response form and submit a proposal to present at this event.

Code of Conduct & Diversity

UNICOM’s Code of Conduct & Views on Diversity

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Programme

Speakers

George Harrap

CEO, Bitspark

Jeffery Liu

Founding Partner, Xarbon Sustainability Limited

Yury Myshinsky

FOUNDER, CEO of Cryptocean

Zachary Reece

BlockTrade Investments, USA

Marc Christian Riebe

Founder, eLocations

Simon Stephen

Co-Founder of Mogu and Managing Partner of Charterprime

KC Tam

Independent Trainer and consultant

Rik Willard

Agentic USA

Michael Wirth

CEO, ChainSecurity AG, Zurich

Caspar Wong

Chief Executive Officer, Goldford Fintech

Dr. Kyle Wong

Blockchain Association of Hong Kong

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Tickets

4 people attend for the price of 3

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End User

  • Super Early Bird until 8 June - HK$ 2000
  • Early Bird until 30 June - HK$ 2750
  • Standard Rate - HK$ 3500
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Vendors/ Consultant/ ICO’s

  • Super Early Bird until 8 June - HK$ 3500
  • Early Bird until 30 June - HK$ 4000
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Venue

  • Cliftons Hong Kong
    Rooms 508-520, Hutchison House
    10 Harcourt Rd
    Central, Hong Kong

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