36.1 C
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Date:
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Time:
3:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Venue:
Le Méridien Hotel, Dhaka
Registration Fee:
Not Applicable
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Blockchain - The Next Big Disruption for FinTech

This workshop will focus on the Blockchain technology that powers Bitcoin and many other crypto-currencies. While Blockchain technology has already disrupted the digital currency space, however, Blockchain technology has been touted as the next disrupted technology that will change the way Banking, Insurance & Payments operate. The workshop will focus on the technology itself and how it works and will assess few Fintech use cases for the participants to understand what is in it for them that they will need to understand and have strategies in place accordingly.
Tarique A Bhuiyan is the Founder, Chairman & CTO of Hashkloud Pty Ltd, a Sydney,
Australia based Blockchain Technology focused FinTech start up. While involved full time in his start up where Tarique and his team are now developing a Blockchain Application Platform, Tarique’s passion for Blockchain has led him to pursue a research doctoral degree (Doctor of Business Administration) at the University of Southern Queensland under the Australian Research Training Scheme in part time. A very passionate person in Bitcoin and especially the Blockchain Technology, Tarique’s research interest is how various industry verticals especially FinTech will be impacted by Cryptocurrency and Blockchain technologies. Before Tarique founded Hashkloud, he was a Principal Consultant with Infosys Consulting based in Sydney and was also a Senior Manager at Accenture Australia prior to joining Infosys. During 2008-2010, Tarique returned to Bangladesh to work as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) at BRAC Bank. While at BRAC Bank, Tarique also initiated a mobile payments project that eventually led to the creation of start-up called bKash where he was later appointed as the Founding CEO. Tarique also has a Master of Commerce in Information Systems and Technology from Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia as well as an MBA from IBA, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
The workshop will be suitable for the Business Leaders like Head of Retail Banking / Cards / Payments / Corporate, etc. as well as for Head of Digital, Head of Risk, Head of Compliance, Head of HR, CFO, Head of Audit and last but not the least the Head of Technology. The focus of the workshop will be more business than technical.