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Belgium – Future applications of blockchain
24 September 2018 @ 16:00 - 20:00
Investigating its business impact on financial, physical and data streams
CFO Services TriFinance, Onguard and Flanderijn invite you to an expert presentation and discussion on the business impact of blockchain applications.
According to a World Economic Forum survey, 10 percent of global GDP will be stored on blockchain by 2027. Experts agree the groundbreaking technology could be upending the economy as we know it.
Everyone is talking about it, but how does it work exactly? How does it fit into your daily operations and which applications already exist? You will find out during our seminar that offers you high level panel discussions and presentations by experts in the field. Existing blockchain applications in financial, physical and data streams will be discussed, as well as the business impact of blockchain applications.
Date and time: Monday, September 24, from 4 pm to 8 pm.
Location: Port House – Antwerp Port Authority, Zaha Hadidplein 1, 2030 Antwerp.
4:15 pm – Registration. Coffee
4:45 pm – Welcome: Martin de Heus, VP Direct Sales Onguard
4:50 pm – Thomas Marckx, co-founder The Ledger: introduction to blockchain
5:00 – 6:30 pm: 5-minute statements and panel discussion
William De Vos, innovation manager DP World, Toon Borré, expert practice leader Data to Insight TriFinance and Thomas Marckx will discuss applications of blockchain in physical, financial and data streams.
Each statement is followed by a 20 minute panel discussion with the speakers, chaired by Cristof Van Laer, expert practice leader Credit Management.
6:30 – 6:40 pm: Wrap-up: Frederic Huls, Algemeen directeur BeLux, Flanderijn.
6:45 – 8 pm: Drink and networking opportunity