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BLOCKCHAIN FOR EXECUTIVES

Blockchain technology

Fast facts

Level: C-Levels & Managers

Intake:November & December

Study Mode: Session

Duration: 1 Day

Overview

The blockchain is an incorruptible digital ledger of economic transactions that can be programmed to record not just financial transactions but virtually everything of value.”
Don & Alex Tapscott, authors Blockchain Revolution (2016)

Picture a spreadsheet that is duplicated thousands of times across a network of computers. Then imagine that this network is designed to regularly update this spreadsheet and you have a basic understanding of the blockchain.

Blockchain technology is like the internet in that it has a built-in robustness. By storing blocks of information that are identical across its network, the blockchain cannot:

  1. Be controlled by any single entity.
  2. Has no single point of failure.

The area of focus is block chains evolution into non-financial areas

Digital contracts- In some ways, blockchain seems to be more revolutionary for the legal industry than finance. Legal proceedings and contracts involve huge stacks of documentations and multiple signatures. Incorporating blockchain in this process shall save time, effort, overhead costs and even the environment by saving paper.

Asset registry- Currently, properties like real estate are hard to maintain record of. It is required that all property or land be registered but the mere size of these markets makes it hard and too expensive to maintain the records. Also, real estate fraud is something that is always a threat to the market. Blockchain will be useful in maintaining identity and ownership of encrypted databases.

Counterfeit prevention- Blockchain shall be extremely useful in tracking ownership and authenticity of valuables and help in identifying digital art, copyright material and intellectual property from being copied or faked. This will be because everything will need to have a history in blockchain and something that does not will easily be identified as a fake.

Identity theft- Blockchain can be used to protect identity and prevent identity theft through digital identities, digital passports, birth certificates, IDs, online account logins, etc. Since blockchain is not stored on a physical database, it is also going to remain protected from any hacking attempts, making identity documents and proofs even more protected.

Learning outcomes

  • Develop a hands-on understanding of block chain
  • Understand uses of block chain.
  • Learn how to prepare yourself for the changes that are underway

Course contents

Key Topics

  • Block chain Technology
  • Block chain platforms
  • Block Chain for non-financial use-cases
  • Smart contracts

Methodology

  • Classroom
  • Q&A

Who should attend?

  • The following roles within global banking, retail banking, building societies, management consultancies, professional services, asset management, legal, Police:
  • Managers who need to prepare for disruptive innovations and challenges coming out of the block chain ecosystem
  • Managers and project directors who need to better understand areas of block chain relevant to their line of work
  • Heads of strategy and innovation

Max no. of participants

25

Facilitator

I4academy Sdn Bhd

Kuala Lumpur Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

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( In House Training )

In House Training Per Day Cost
-
Public Training Per Pax Cost
MYR 1175
Study Mode
One Session
Language Offered
English
Venue
VSQ @PJ City Centre, B-2, 6th-Floor, Jalan Utara Section 14, Petaling Jaya, 46200 Selangor Kuala Lumpur
Duration
1