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The Omani Blockchain Symposium is conceived to bring the best minds and global ideas … More

Main Topics ...

Disruptive and Constructive – Concepts and international case studies. Banking and Financial services … More

Organized: 

Mike Gault

Mike Gault

Guardtime Founder and CEO

Joshua Kauffman

Joshua Kauffman

Crypto and Blockchain VC; Harvard Futurist

Søren Fog

Søren Fog

Crypto Valley Association Board Member

Benedicte Nolens

Benedicte Nolens

Hong Kong Regulatory Authority Senior Director

Mon. Nov 6th – Symposium on Financial Services

Opening Session

  • Opening remarks
  • Key note speaker: Impact of Blockchain on business environment, Role of Government and Financial Regulators Blockchain Introduction

Session 1 (Morning)

  • Current Global Finance Applications of Blockchain
  • Financial Sector Blockchain Challenges and Opportunities to Oman
  • Permissionless/cryptocurrency
  • Permissioned/smart contracts
  • Cyber Security

Session 2 (Afternoon)

  • Adopting Blockchain Solutions at a Finance Policy Level (several sessions)

Closing

  • Dinner

Tue. Nov 7th – Symposium on Government Services

Opening Day II Session

  • Blockchain Introduction
  • Types of Blockchains (Permissioned vs Permissionless)

Session 1 (Morning)

  • Current Global Government Applications of Blockchain
  • Government Sector Blockchain Challenges and Opportunities  to Oman
  • Blockchain Economic Value Pilots (Permissioned/smart contracts )

Session 2 (Afternoon)

  • Adopting Blockchain Solutions at a Government Policy Level (several sessions)

Closing

  • Dinner

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