Business & Policy

Unveiling Blockchain: Beyond Bitcoin & Cryptocurrencies

Evening Discussion
Tuesday, January 30, 6 PM

Blockchain, the technology that powers Bitcoin and other digital currencies, has received widespread attention in recent years. Blockchain has expanded beyond digital currencies, holding the potential to transform business, government, and society in the near future. How does blockchain work? How is blockchain being used today and where is it headed? In this program, industry experts discuss the value of blockchain for businesses, the future of blockchain, and the potential impacts it will have on society.

Speakers:
Paul Vigna, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Reporter, The Wall Street Journal; co-author of The Age of Cryptocurrency: How Bitcoin and the Blockchain Are Challenging the Global Economic Order
Lewis Cohen, Partner, Hogan Lovells
Yuzo Kano, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, bitFlyer, Inc.; Representative Director, Japan Blockchain Association

Moderator:
Marc Hochstein, Managing Editor, CoinDesk

Agenda
6:00-6:30 PM Registration
6:30-8:00 PM Lecture, Discussion and Q&A
8:00-8:30 PM Reception

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