Security Panel & FSG Webinar: The Security and Impact of Blockchain

Details
Date:

September 1

Time:

07:00 pm - 08:30 pm

Event Category:

Protectors PA

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Organizer

The Worshipful Company of Information Technologists

Website: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/the-worshipful-company-of-information-technologists-14471687630
Join a distinguished panel of speakers for a layman’s view of this fascinating subject!

This entertaining and informative webinar takes a non-technical look at Blockchain and its use in the financial sector as well as in wider industries. It begins by defining Blockchain and looks at some commercial applications, then looks at digital crypto currencies and goes on to see a practical demonstration of Blockchain.

Speakers include:

Liveryman Tom Ilube CBE is CEO of Crossword Cybersecurity PLC and a Non Executive Director of the BBC. Previously, Tom was a Managing Director at Callcredit Information Group (now Transunion UK). Prior to Callcredit, Tom founded and was CEO of Garlik, a VC backed ID protection company, sold to Experian in 2011. Earlier, in his career Tom served as Chief Information Officer of Egg Banking plc and worked at Goldman Sachs, PwC and the London Stock Exchange. Tom was founding Chair of Hammersmith Academy and is currently founding Chair of the African Science Academy, the continent’s first all girls STEM school.

Court Assistant Gus Machado is the WCIT’s representative on the FSG. He has run IT services businesses for over 30 years and is involved with AI, Machine learning and Big Data projects.

Tickets: Voluntary donation to the WCIT Charity – SC: 18-00-02 / AC: 07427727 / Please use your name as the reference or visit our JustGiving page – https://www.justgiving.com/wcit.

ZOOM details will be provided nearer the date.

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