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In-Person Seminar

Understanding the Blockchain & Distributed Ledger Technology

Vancouver Symposium
When (PT)
Where Fairmont Waterfront Hotel
900 Canada Place,
Vancouver, 哥伦比亚省
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Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) are receiving significant attention. Currently in nascent stages of development with as yet uncharted application and a potential to disrupt financial services (and many other established industries) in a way not seen since the arrival and harnessing of the Internet. Currently understood to have the potential to transform businesses and deliver significant cost savings by automating and streamlining business processes.

Topics discussed and considered:

  • The way that Blockchain and DLT presents a new way to ensure transactional trust, credibility and accountability
  • How Blockchain and DLT are currently being developed and deployed
  • How Blockchain and DLT are likely to be developed and deployed in the near term
  • How the power of Blockchain and DLT can be harnessed in gaming, financial services, capital markets, healthcare  


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Guest Speakers

Jody Rebak, Chief of Staff, Dapper Labs
Dean Sutton, Founder and CEO, Northstar Venture Technologies
Matt Masiar, CTO, iComply Investor Services Inc.