16 May 2017
What’s the latest on blockchain?
Heard about the latest Initial Coin Offering? Wondering why Ethereum has doubled in price since mid-April? Noticed that the Bank of England is trialling a proof of concept with Ripple? No idea what we’re talking about? There are critical developments taking place globally with blockchain technologies, many of which bemuse and confuse the average person. If you want to try to decipher what’s hot and what’s not and what you need to know and understand, then join this session where Simon Taylor, blockchain lead at 11:FS, will take us through the in’s and out’s of all the blockchain news.
Simon is Co-Founder and Blockchain Lead at 11:FS. Before joining 11:FS in 2016, he was previously at Barclays where he established the bank as one of the thought leaders in blockchain. Simon serves as an advisor to central banks and governments, in addition to consulting with the world’s largest banks on blockchain. He's helped a variety of startups flourish through the Barclays Accelerator.