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Financial / Insurance services

Digital Transformation in the Financial Sector ‒ 4YFN

14,15,26.Feb / 26,27,28.Mar
Barcelona

3,000.00 €

Blockchain: the Evolution Towards a New Internet, from Hype to Reality

This programme is offered in collaboration with everis with a significant discount. If you are interested in participating please get in contact with us at info@goingdigital.es. If you don’t have a formal invitation to this event your registration will not be confirmed.

Overview

Throughout history, technological advances have led to revolutions that have redefined how society, business and economy function.  In six personalized sessions, we will analyse the current Digital Transformation in the financial sector:

  • New strategies for a new Era (2 sessions).Discover the transformations in the value chains of the financial industry thanks to digital technologies, Fintech, new breakthroughs in Big Data and Machine Learning.
  • Blockchain in the financial sector (3 sessions). Delve deeper into the keys to this transformation: the blockchain, the digital currencies and their impact on the sector.
  • Guided tour of 4YFN (1 session)and a four-day accreditation forthe Mobile World Congress. Experience real innovative solutions with applicability to the financial industry within the framework of 4YFN, the platform for startups at the Mobile World Capital Barcelona that makes it possible for startups, investors and corporations to connect, enabling them to launch and collaborate in new innovative projects.

Calendar

Session 1 ‒ 14 Feb (08:45 ‒ 14:00h)

  • Your strategy, the driving force behind transformation: evolution or revolution?
  • Innovating in the financial services sector
  • Workshop (I)‒The new digital taxonomy: the financial sector

Session 2 ‒ 15 Feb (08:45 ‒ 14:00h)

  • Real success stories in the financial sector
  • Round table:How to make your business accelerate towards 2.0 and become a digital organisation
  • Workshop (I)‒(continued)

Session 3 (Tour) ‒ 26 Feb (15:00 ‒ 17:30h approx.)

  • 4YFN guided tour with admission to the MWC18: Discover real innovative solutions and their impact on business

 Session 4 ‒ 26 Mar (08:45 ‒ 14:00h)

  • Blockchain: a paradigm shift?
  • Introduction to the blockchain
  • BitCoin Dynamic Introduction
  • Bitcoin
  • Real case: Cryptocurrencies
  • Workshop (II)-How to apply Blockchain to the financial sector 

Session 5 – 27 Mar (08: 45 ‒ 14:00h)

  • Beyond the hype: Blockchains that are in operation in the financial sector
  • Smart Contracts
  • Legal framework for Blockchain
  • Current status of the Blockchain ecosystem
  • Workshop (II)-(continued)

Session 6 ‒ 28 Mar (08:45 ‒ 13:00h)

  • Real case study of a success story regarding Blockchain
  • Workshop (III)‒Blockchain discovery
  • Workshop (IV)‒Working with startups
  • And now what?


In collaboration with:


Venues
14, 15. Feb
mVenturesBcn - Pier 01
Plaça de Pau Vila
26, 27, 28. Mar
mVenturesBcn - Pier 01
Plaça de Pau Vila
Tour 26. Feb
4YFN (start-up event)
Fira de Barcelona - Montjuïc

Get to know the experts

David Urbano

David Urbano

Director of ImaginBank

Caixabank Digital Business

Montserrat Guardia

Montserrat Guardia

Digital Challenge Director

Banc Sabadell

Carlos Cuffí

Carlos Cuffí

Programme Director, Digital Transformation

Mobile World Capital Barcelona

Patricia Jordà

Patricia Jordà

Director of Corporate Strategy

Kantox

Albert Castelltort

Albert Castelltort

Innovation Strategy & Management Expert

Mobile World Capital Barcelona Collaborator

Pol Hortal

Pol Hortal

Growth & Marketing Expert

MWCB Collaborator

Alex Puig

Alex Puig

CEO

Alastria Blockchain Ecosystem

Xavier Foz

Xavier Foz

Partner

Roca Junyent

Roberto Fernández

Roberto Fernández

Head of Emerging Digital Business

everis

Pep Lluis de la Rosa

Pep Lluis de la Rosa

Advisor

Witcoin

Silvana Churruca

Silvana Churruca

CEO

Payment Innovation Hub

Marc Torrens

Marc Torrens

CIO and CoFounder

Strands

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