Blockchain For Finance Conference Provides Details of Second Event

The second Blockchain for Finance Conference is due to be held in Dublin on October the 3rd and 4th this year. Ten host sponsors, including Barclays, State Street, Credit Suisse, Bank of Ireland & Fidelity will debate critical challenges facing financial services when it comes to blockchain adoption, with over 40 speakers sharing their knowledge at the Aviva Stadium. The conference is intended to assist financial institutions in planning routes to commercialisation, helping move DLT projects from POC to deployment.

Discussions will include:
• DLT & the Wider Digital Business: Senior executives, including Barclays’ Vice Chairman Jeremy Wilson, will assess how financial institutions see blockchain and other ledger technologies fitting into their broader digital strategy.
• Financial Use Cases: Credit Suisse, BNP Paribas, KBC and Banque de France will showcase their latest blockchain projects in trade finance, syndicated loans, fund distribution and SEPA credit identifiers to highlight the opportunities that blockchain offers to the sector.
• Blockchain & Ledger Tech: Information from the tech companies including Wave, Melonport, IOTA, Stellar and Aeternity, with details on how to get involved and collaborate on revolutionary initiatives.
• Regulation & Compliance: an examination of how smart contracts, the data economy and standards will play a huge role in the future of blockchain technology with contributions from the European Commission, Arthur Cox and Zerado.