Today, banks and large financial institutions around the world are struggling to meet the ever-increasing scale and rate of regulatory change. Processes for Know-Your-Customer (KYC) compliance, in particular, are costly and time-consuming with huge fines for non-compliance today. The value proposition of blockchain for KYC becomes readily apparent.
All cryptocurrencies by design are built on public blockchains (aka public distributed ledgers), otherwise they would be simply private ledgers. The data in these blockchains are not easy to access or understand. A group of open source developers are working on Blockchain ETL, a project to make the data accessible and amenable to analysis. We'll take a look at the details of what this project does and how it works, as well as what the resulting data can be used for.
Understanding Blockchain Opportunities and Challenges in Singapore's Business Environment
The financial sector has been making bold bets on the digital revolution. For this event, we bring together the brightest and best fintech professionals from universities and the industry for an afternoon of thoughtful discussions, knowledge sharing, and networking. This session will cover both technical updates and market trends. Come join us and stay ahead of the competition!
Join us as we have Michelle Yeo of DATAVLT and Daphne Ng of JEDTRADE share their insights and experiences in the blockchain-based data marketplaces!
How Technology Can Be a Force for Good - As the threats of climate change increase, how can we use technology to sustain our world? In this session, we will be discussing how Forest Conservation should be our immediate response in combating the ever-growing consequences of climate change and how technology can be used as an enabler through the “reduce” platform and use cases.
In this event, we will ask the following questions in a bid to solve key challenges of tokenising the physical world with AI, to end counterfeits, false data and manipulation across industries:
This is a series of workshops where we explore how Blockchain is applied in the real world. In this workshop, we will be exploring how blockchain can be applied in the supply chain. We will look at how IBM & Maersk and Provenance make use of Blockchain to add transparency to their supply chain.
Seems like the secret’s out - prominent internet startups across Southeast Asia, including Shopee, Carousell, HonestBee and Shopback, are all increasingly prioritising Taiwan to not only tap into its sizeable digital economy but to also leverage its high-tech talent pool. In this past half-year alone, tech companies such as Google, Microsoft and IBM have earmarked Taiwan as a regional R&D hub for cultivating cutting-edge technologies like AI and blockchain.
What is great about the deep tech ecosystem in Singapore? And in the Netherlands? What can we learn from each other? What are the newest trends? Which start-ups have shown the most potential this year? Who are the front-runners? How can we collaborate?