Blockchain Basics

Blockchain Basics

Overview

From Wall Street to Main Street, everyone is talking about Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies. Blockchain technology is the driving force behind the entire cryptocurrency craze. In this course, we describe a few applications of blockchain technology in the financial services sector.

Content

1. What is blockchain technology?
2. Essentials of a Bitcoin transaction
3. New business applications enabled by blockchain technology
4. Applications of the blockchain technology in the Financial Services industry

Who should attend

This course is suitable for all practitioners in the financial services industry.

Speaker/Course Instructor

Adrian LAI
Adrian Lai is now the Managing Partner of a blockchain technology and advisory firm.

Before founding his own company, Adrian was an ESG Analyst with a well-known international asset manager where he worked with board members from listed companies across Asia on issues such as corporate governance, corporate actions, cybersecurity and climate change.

Adrian graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong with a BBA degree and is certified in fintech by Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Details

Code
TPPFR18001206
Date & Time
Tuesday, 27 Nov 2018 (6:30PM - 8:30PM)
Venue
HKSI Institute Training Centre
Language
English
Level
Introductory
Hours
SFC:2.0, PWMA:2.0
Fees
All Member: HK$420
Staff of Corporate Member: HK$420
Non-Member: HK$840