6:45pm Flash Talks

In-person session

May 24, 2018 | 6:45 PM - 7:30 PM

Join us for Flash Talks led by community members on a variety of topics within FinTech. These smaller sessions are designed to facilitate interactive discussions and activities.

Check back soon for updates including room assignments and new additions.

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly – How to sift decent Cryptocurrency from rotten ones led by Steven Hsu of Pacific Block: Come learn about this methodology to identify value of Blockchain product and price cryptocurrency.
: Learn about the basics of online fraud as it relates to e-commerce, telecom, and financial services organizations. Find out more about the Dark Web and how data is accessed and used for fraud. Located in: Bengaluru room.

RegTech: Spot-solution or Strategic Advantage led by Jagathi Gururajan of WegoWise: Regulatory management is about a fifth of a banks operational spend. Should this then not be more than just an operational solution? A thought leadership session that considers industry’s focus on ESG (Environment, Social and Governance) management and makes a case that RegTech & ESG should be unified and embedded within corporate strategy. Located in: Darjeeling room.

The Future Trading System of Cryptocurrency led by Jeongsoo Hahm (John) of BlockzKorea: What will the future trading system of Cryptocurrency (CC) look like?
Come speak with the founder of a decentralized CC bot trading platform built on the blockchain. Jeongsoo Hahm (John) believes offering a CC trading bot exchange platform/ecosystem, will promote interoperability and allow all entities to freely take part in the exchange of bots and tools. This open market will pave the road for the future trading systems for CC. Located in: Kathmandu room.

The nuts and bolts of smart contract programming led by Jonathan Lansey of Booxby: You will leave this presentation with a fundamental understanding of smart-contract programming, how smart-contracts work and how sometimes they don’t work. Basic programming knowledge is recommended to get the most out of this session. Located in: Kolkata room.

The eight facets of Fintech transforming the financial industry led by Sri Krishnamurthy of Quant University: In this talk, we will discuss the key innovations and discuss the landscape of eight areas that constitute Fintech. We will discuss key tools, technologies, opportunities, challenges and the movers and shakers in these areas. This talk is targeted towards fintech enthusiasts and financial industry professionals who are intrigued and fascinated by various developments and would like to learn and adapt to the new realities of the 21st century. Located in: Aizawl room.

May 24, 2018