As several financial services and technology companies continue to collaborate on this new technology, the focus has now moved on from 'does Blockchain technology work?' to 'how do we implement this technology effectively and securely?'
Please join us for our final 2016 session, highlighting the challenges of implementing distributed ledgers, specific use cases and assurance and testing of these applications.
6:00 pm for a 6:15 pm start
6:20 to 6:35 pm – William Nash, CEO, Kwôri
6:35 to 6:45 pm – Q&A with William Nash
6:45 to 7:00 pm – Steve Pomfret, CEO, Cygnetise
7:00 to 7:15 pm – Ian Thompson, Director, Segmantics
7:15 to 7:25 pm – Q&A with Steve Pomfret & Ian Thompson
7:30 pm – Event Close
(Drinks will be available thanks to SOLA Group and light bites thanks to checkitout.london)
1. William Nash, CEO, Kwôri
William is the CEO and one of the co-founders of Kwôri; a London-based software consultancy specialising in distributed ledger strategy and development. William's background in Mathematics and Physics has been critical in his work for a combination of startups, financial institutions and global banks, through which Kwôri has grown into an experience development firm working with a range of distributed ledger platforms.
2. Steve Pomfret, CEO, Cygnetise
Steve has been involved in commercialising innovative technology. Cygnetise provides a Blockchain based solution to the management of Authorised Signatory Lists. This primarily focuses on Financial Services.
Steve will be talking to us about Blockchain use cases within Financial Services.
3. Ian Thomson, Director, Segmantics
Ian is a cyber risk manager with an innovative approach to assurance and testing of new technology. He is an experienced financial services consultant and with a background in software development.
Ian will provide us an overview of assurance and testing of Blockchain applications.