Blockchain is a hot topic, fast gaining column inches as an enabler of business and customer transformation alike. Scottish Blockchain Meetup is open to everyone involved in the tech / business communities and those that aren’t. Experts, amateurs, miners, critics, whoever. If you are interred, you’re welcome.
We're an inclusive bunch - come along and find out what's going on in the Scottish scene from those that are at the heart of the activity.
Delivering the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Blockchain-based Securities Lending Platform
Duncan Johnston-Watt, CEO, BTP - https://www.linkedin.com/in/duncanjohnstonwatt
Duncan is a regular keynote speaker, serial entrepreneur and technology pioneer with over 30 years experience in the software industry. His latest venture is Blockchain Technology Partners, a leading enterprise blockchain company. Prior to this he founded Cloudsoft Corporation, creator of the Apache Brooklyn open source project, serving as its CEO for nine years. Duncan was founder & CTO of autonomic computing pioneer Enigmatec Corporation which was sold to iWave and subsequently acquired by EMC.
Earlier in his career he held a number of fintech roles culminating in Reuters Instinet where he led the delivery of their Fixed Income brokerage platform. In recognition of this work pioneering the use of Java enterprise technologies in Financial Services, he was nominated for a Computerworld Smithsonian Award. Duncan holds an MSc in Computation from Oxford University where he was a graduate student at Balliol College.
This event is part of Scotland Fintech Festival - https://www.fintechscotland.com/scotland-fintech-festival/