INSEAD Tech Iftar
Blockchain in Financial Services

Wed, 29 May 2019, 7:00pm – 8:30pm
INSEAD Middle East Campus
Abu Dhabi

Christopher Kiew-Smith
Head of Fintech Strategy
Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM)

Blockchain technologies, including bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are fast growing and part of a new wave of fintech innovations. These innovations are disrupting the technical, highly regulated financial industry as well as fuelling the emergence of legitimate and grey market entrepreneurs looking to capitalise on cryptocurrencies and the technologies which underpin them. Learn from Chris Kiew-Smith, Head of Fintech Strategy, Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), about the blockchain technology behind the bitcoin, its latest use cases in financial services, the regulatory frameworks in place and ADGM’s strategy to advance blockchain and innovation in the sector.

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