THE NEW ERA OF BLOCKCHAIN & CRYPTO CURRENCY

May 6, 2018
Chapter: 
Doha

SPEAKER:- Mr.Subash Shanmugham,Expert Speaker from Protiviti

Doha Chapter (the chapter) of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) recently conducted a professional seminar on ‘The New Era of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency’. Around 150 senior finance professionals and stake-holders in various businesses and organisations across Qatar attended the seminar. CA Rupalakshmi Setty, Chairperson of the chapter, in her address mentioned blockchain as one of the emerging technology platforms and how cryptocurrencies have been the most prominent one lending an element of notoriety to this collaborative platform. Subash Shanmugham from Protiviti is a most sought-after speaker on latest technology trends. He also enlightened the participants about the new technologies. In an interactive presentation, he explained how blockchain application would positively impact the financial services in capital markets, insurance and cross-border transfers. He further explained that cryptocurrency was the digital currency developed using software codes and was secured by cryptography. Rukkaiya Pachisa, Vice Chairperson of the chapter, thanked the speakers and the members for the interactive and knowledge-sharing session.