Blockchain in Practice - Agilis

Blockchain in Practice

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Event Details 

Date: Wednesday 2nd August, 2017

Time: 2:30pm – 5:30pm

Venue: Malta Life Sciences Park, SGN 3000 San Gwann

Categories: Events

Free event, please register here:


The potential of distributed ledger technology, or Blockchain, to transform financial market is getting more widely recognized. Fintech players across the globe are looking more into Blockchain technology and digital currencies.

The scope of development however varies across the regions. While in some regions potential applications are in their infancy, in other parts of the world the application of technology is getting closer for wider implementation.

However, Blockchain implementations are still abstract in nature and hard to understand In this brief information seminar we will show you Blockchain in practice in a local context. From smart contract implementation and case studies as well as pitfalls and how to secure the Blockchain for data sensitive applications and fintech applications.



Session 1 – Creating the Blockchain

  • Introduction to Blockchain
  • Examples of implementation
  • Smart contract development
  • Web integration and workflow

Session 2 – Securing the Blockchain

  • Intro to sensitive data on Block chains transaction
  • Intro to encryption
  • Custom encryption systems
  • Live demo of Blockchain encryption
  • Importance of true randomness

Participants and Requirements

This free information seminar presents a realistic down-to-earth view of Blockchain implementation in the local context. Therefore the seminar is addressed at a broad audience: anybody at any management/professional level who works in financial, legal or public services, or related businesses. The seminar is for:

  • Bankers and investment professionals
  • Executive/Non-executive directors serving on boards of MFSA licensed entities
  • Corporate service providers, and financial/tax advisors
  • Audit and accounting professionals
  • Compliance professionals and compliance officials
  • Investors and shareholders
  • Brokers and financial market operators
  • Insurance and risk professionals
  • Lawyers, legal and notarial professionals
  • Legislators and regulators
  • Financial authorities representatives and public service officers
  • iGaming and IT professionals
  • Real estate agents
  • Business strategists
  • Journalists



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