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Blockchain: a revolutionary technology for the financial sector?

Brussels, February 22nd, 2018


What you can expect from this conference:

I. Concrete case studies on Blockchain technology and it’s application in the financial sector: AML & KYC, International Money Transfer

II. Insight into the launch of an ICO (steps, hurdles, challenges & achievements)

III. Be ready for futur regulation: the Belgian Financial Supervisor’s and EU’s views & expectations on Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies.

This conference is addressed to: Compliance Responsible, AML responsible, Asset Managers, Investment Funds, Legal directors, Finance Directors, Board Members, Blockchain Analyst, Crypro-asset Analyst, Bitcoin & Blockchain Strategist

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President of ceremony:

Thibault Verbiest, Partner, DS Avocats

Blockchain technology can without doubt be considered a revolutionary technology that is applicable in many fields. The financial sector is likely to be strongly affected by this technology as it completely challenges the established rules and modus operandi.

During this conference, we will bring all the necessary insight and case studies to grasp the implications, risks, shortcomings and potentials of the Blockchain technology within the financial sector.

We will be looking at how Blockchain technology can render AML & KYC processes easier and less costly. How does Blockchain ensure faster & safer international money transfers, and how can it be beneficial for trade finance?

Understanding the European views and expectations on Blockchain and Cryrpocurrencies are essential to move forward.

It is clear that the financial sector finds itself in a transition period. Be at the forefront of technological advances and be ready for what is to come.


Practical Details

22 February 2018
12 h 00 min - 17 h 30 min


Brussels, Thon Hotel Bristol Stephanie
Avenue Louise 91-93
Ixelles ,1050


C042-Blockchain Brussels 22-2-18375,00

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