AustCham Technology and Business Program - Series II

  When:    23 Jan 2018 ( 18:30 - 20:30 )  
  Where:  Innovation Lab, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, 13/F, One Exchange Square, 8 Connaught Place, Central

      Member (Regular Price) $800.00  


      Non-member $1000.00  



    AustCham Technology and Business Program Session VI
    Blockchain - What are the opportunities & impacts of distributed ledger technology?

    No word is being used more frequently in the exponential technology space than the term “distributed ledger technology” or “blockchain”. Many believe that the technology which underpins bitcoin carries the promise to revolutionize how we operate and transform almost every industry. Is this just hype or has it already brought changes? In this session, our Fintech expert Liam Gilligan will walk you through below key learnings:
    An overview of blockchain
    - What is blockchain?
    - How does it work?
    - Where could it be used?
    - An explanation on some of the common terms used in the world of blockchain.
    An overview of different types of blockchain’s
    - Public Vs Private
    - Different blockchain protocols.
    Where to go to learn more

    About the speaker:

    Liam Gilligan
    Head of Standard Chartered Banks Hong Kong eXellerator 
    Liam heads SCB’s eXellerator, the innovation lab setup to accelerate development of customer centric solutions. He is an experienced business innovator, with 15 years’ experience across both startup and large corporate in innovation, product development, business development, strategy, and human centered design.

    Prior to joining Standard Chartered, Liam ran the Innovation Lab for Commonwealth Bank of Australia in Hong Kong. Before CBA, Liam was the General Manager of Service Product Innovation at Telstra, Australia’s largest Telco. He was responsible for developing and testing new business models, products and services. He also ran Service Design and Operations for Telstra’s retail footprint and was product lead for several new service businesses in the Telstra portfolio. Before Telstra, Liam led Business Development, Product Development and Operations at Gizmo, an IT services startup, which appeared twice in BRW fast starters list.

    Date & Time:
    6:30pm – 8:30pm, Tue 23 Jan 2018 

    Innovation Lab, Commonwealth Bank of Australia 
    13/F, One Exchange Square, 8 Connaught Place, Central

    Members: $800 for 2 sessions all inclusive
    Non-members: $1,000 for 2 sessions all inclusive

    To book:
    Please click the book button for online booking (Only Visa or Master Card is accepted for online payment) or paper booking form here.
    We are proud to present our Sponsors:

    Liam Gilligan