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The Innovation Is the Blockchain

Event Description

EVENT DETAILS

Date: 14 November 2018, Wednesday

Time: 12pm to 2pm (Registration and Lunch starts at 12pm; Talk begins at 12.30pm)

Venue: TKP Conference Centre, Conference Room 2, 55 Market Street, #03-01, Singapore 048941

Speaker: Professor David L. Yermack


EVENT SYNOPSIS

This presentation will describe the structure and importance of the blockchain, a new record-keeping technology that supports Bitcoin and other crytpo currencies.  Blockchains represent a significant advance in data security and have become the focus of major investments by banks, stock exchanges, insurance companies, and other parts of the financial services industry.  Important applications also are emerging in industries as diverse as healthcare, shipping, luxury goods, and many others, and especially in government.  Prof. Yermack introduced the first university course in the world on this topic at New York University in 2014, and he will discuss the basics and this technology and will highlight the most important applications now being implemented worldwide.​


TERMS AND CONDITIONS

•Registration will only be confirmed upon receipt of the registration form and full payment.
•No cash payment will be accepted for on-site registration.
•If any registered participant is unable to attend, a replacement is welcome, but a top-up may apply depending on the
membership category of the replacement participant. However, no refund would be made.
•CFA Society Singapore reserves the right to:
 * cancel, postpone or make any changes to the terms of the event at its sole discretion without giving any prior notice;
 * reject any registrations;
 * collect payment shortfall in accordance to the actual membership status of participants.
• By signing and submitting this form, I / we consent to CFA Society Singapore collecting, using, disclosing and processing my / our personal data :
  (1)  for purposes related to the administration of the registration for the above event;
  (2)  to send me updates informing me / us of events and activities organized by CFA Society Singapore.

*I understand that my personal data will be used and retained in accordance with the CFA Society Singapore Personal Data Policy available at www.cfasingapore.org


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Event Type

Society; Educational

Education Topic

 

Start Time

11/14/2018 12:00

End Time

11/14/2018 14:00

City

Singapore

State/Province

 

Event Country

Singapore

Event Region

Asia Pacific

Location Info

TKP Conference Centre​​ @ Market Street

Speaker

Professor David L. Yermack

CE Credits

1

SER Credit

NIL

Currency

SGD

Member Price

$0.00

Non-Member Price

40.00

Candidate Price

20.00

Registration

​Click HERE​ to register

All Day Event

 

Recurrence

 

Event Photo

 

Custom Event Type

PD

Date

14 November 2018

Text

Professional Development

Event Type

Professional Development

Function Type:

Event

Attachments

Profdavid_14112018.pdf    
Content Type: MyCFA Calendar
Created at 11/5/2018 17:35 by events@cfasingapore.org[CASMSTS:username]
Last modified at 11/15/2018 16:23 by events@cfasingapore.org[CASMSTS:username]