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ICICS Board Room #288

Institute for Computing, Information and Cognitive Systems

289-2366 Main Mall

Vancouver, V6T 1Z4, BC Canada

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Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence are two of the most disruptive technologies to world business today. This event will introduce you to blockchain as a concept and as an ecosystem, it's growing integration with AI or Cognitive computing services, and its implications for the way professionals in finance and insurance collaborate and add value to their stakeholders across value chains. How are cognitive blockchains changing the way business is done today, both in emerging markets and in developed economies?

Key talking points:

  • AI, Blockchain, AI-Blockchains

  • What kind of AI-driven Blockchain solutions are emerging?

  • What are the major implications for business & some examples of the challenges.


Who Should Attend:

  • Blockchain enthusiasts
  • Students (Business / Finance & Commerce / Applied Sciences / Computer Science)
  • Entrepreneurs - Do you want to find out more about leveraging AI/Blockchain?
  • Academics


The Speaker:

Yves Guillaume A Messy leads QGS Technologies, a London, UK-based insurance technology startup that identifies, monitors, and eliminates geopolitical, and cyber risks to investment and insurance assets through the combined use of AI, Blockchain, and Virtual Reality technology. His first book, "Sustainable Finance: Investment Strategies for the Social and Environmental Purpose Investor. First Edition", covers Investment Management, Real Estate and Capital Markets approaches to financing the transition to a carbon-neutral global economy as part of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals campaign. He a member of the Chartered Insurance Institute in the UK, training as a Lloyds Market Underwriter & Bancassurance specialist with the City of London. Prior to founding his first startup, he studied Political Science at the University of Toronto, starting Fall 2017, he will be joining the Said School of Business at the University of Oxford, as part of their Impact Investing, Social Finance and Fintech Programmes in Fall 2017.

Main topics: Blockchain, AI, Cognitive Blockchains in business, uses of Cognitive Blockchains in Investment Banking, Private Equity, and Asset Management.

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ICICS Board Room #288

Institute for Computing, Information and Cognitive Systems

289-2366 Main Mall

Vancouver, V6T 1Z4, BC Canada

Canada

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