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Distributed Ledger Innovation, Corporate Partnerships & Strategic Integration

Bolstering a Digital Ecosystem via Blockchain Applications, FinTech Ventures & Customer Engagement

19-20 Jul 2017
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Metropolitan - New York City | New York, NY, United States of America

Why You Should Attend

Distributed Ledger Innovation, Corporate Partnerships & Strategic Integration

Emerging distributed ledger technologies are transforming the industry, enticing companies to constantly stay on the lookout for lower costs and generate efficiency. Banks are attempting to determine the utilization and outcomes of blockchain through use cases to motivate the results, and centralize efforts.

The Distributed Ledger Innovation, Corporate Partnerships & Strategic Integration Conference will address key topics such as shared strategies in enterprise technology innovation, blockchain identity and utilization, real live use cases in blockchain, API standards, cross-border and real-time payments, seamless transactions, bitcoin developments and functions, blockchain lending versus traditional lending, smart contracts, the lean startup approach, FinTech ventures and partnership, robo-advising, and more! This event will be co-located with the marcus evans InsurTech: Innovation, Corporate Strategy & Customer Engagement Conference!  

Key Topics

  • Address what blockchain is, how it is utilized, and how it can improve the client experience with R3 Lab and Research Centre
  • Discuss the potential benefits, costs, limitations and challenges in the adoption of distributed ledger technologies with Fundamental Interactions Inc.
  • Uncover real live use cases in blockchain, partnerships and collaboration between corporate and startups – successes, failures, and where to improve with Barclays
  • Hear partnership perspectives from venture capitalists and enterprise giants – successes, lessons learned, and what worked versus what didn’t work with Emphasis FinTech
  • Highlight the importance of private permissioned ledgers by discussing how to limit the privacy disadvantages with Best Innovation Group
  • Previous Attendees Include

    State Street Bank, PNC Bank, Hedgeable, Wells Fargo, CTBC Bank, Kabbage, Inc, Rabobank, MasterCard, Startupbootcamp NY, Synchrony Financial, USAA, Digital Currency Group, nanoPay, BB&T, OnDeck, Lenddo, American Express, Digital Asset, Bank of America, Scotiabank, SunTrust Bank, RBS Citizens, Northern Trust, Deutsche Bank, FDIC, HSBC

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    Event Partners

    Practical Insights From

    Melissa Frankman
    Managing Partner
    Global Fintech Investment Advisor

    John Burnett
    Managing Director, Emerging Technologies Center
    State Street

    Andrew Holmes
    Head of US Trade and Working Capital

    Julian Jacobson
    President & Chief Operating Officer
    Fundamental Interactions Inc.

    Edwina Johnson

    Carmen Podgurschi
    Director, FI Payments Market Management, Global Head

    John Best
    Best Innovation Group

    Sahar Zaheer
    Head of Small Business Fintech Product
    TD Bank

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • “This conference was exactly what I was told it would be, it was hugely informative by hearing from banks & FinTech.” – Teleios Systems Limited
    • “Absolutely great conference! One of the best I’ve ever attended. Thanks for the invitation! Excellent presentation, high quality cadre of attendees and much interactive dialogue all made this a very-added experience.” –Antigua Commercial Bank
    • “Very relevant and focused conference. Good participation and well organized.“ – Republic Bank Limited E.C.P.D.
    • “Great audience discussion leading to some good solutions.” – Goldman Sachs
    • “Wonderful collection of experts. A great networking opportunity.” – The World Bank
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