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BCCT DTG Briefing (Crypto Currency. Does it have real businesses

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Date & Time: 03-Apr-2018 18:30  
Location: British Business Centre, BCCT Office, 7th Floor, 208 Wireless Road (Nearest BTS Ploenchit, exit 5)
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Member Cost: THB 400.00
Non-member Cost: THB 600.00
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*This event is moved from Thursday 22 February to Tuesday 3 April 2018*  

Crypto Currency. Does it have real business uses in Thailand?

Crypto Currency and it’s recent volatile trading has been a top news items for months generating a lot of interest and speculation. This month there are 3 separate chamber events dealing with this subject from a government perspective, from a legal perspective and in this panel briefing from a practical perspective.

With a panel that includes the creator of the 4th most valuable cryptocurrency in the world, we can answer your questions on what crypto currency really is, what one of its creators thinks it should be used for and how it is currently being used in Thailand.

This panel discussion looks at Crypto Currencies from a practical point, its benefits to business and how it is currently being used and will be used to improve business.

The panel will discuss crypto currency and everything to do with the technology behind, on top and around it, in terms we can all understand. They will discuss current practical uses and give us an insight on what we can expect in the near future.

Event detail: 

Date: Tuesday 3 April

Time: 6.30 - 8.30 pm 

Venue: British Business Centre, BCCT Office, 7th Floor, 208 Wireless Road (Nearest BTS Ploenchit, exit 5) (map)

Agenda: 

6.30 – 6.45 Registration and Networking
6.45 – 7:00 Opening presentation on Crypto Currency in Thailand
7:00 – 8.00 Panel discussion and open questions
8:00 – 8:30 Networking

Panel topic:  Crypto Currency. Does it have real businesses uses in Thailand?

Panelists: 

  • Poramin Insom - Co-founder of TDAX and Zcoin
    Poramin created what was the worlds 4th most valuable crypto currency in February 2014. He is the worlds first person to implement stealth addresses in QT-Wallets improving crypto currency anonymity. He earned a masters degree in Information Security from John Hopkins University when he wrote a paper on the proposed practical implementation of the Zerocoin protocol.
  • Dana Blouin – Dappers Villians Media. Content creator media technology
    A passionate and driven entrepreneur and content creator taking a deep dive at the confluence of media and tech to tell stories and engage audiences with unique perspectives.
  • Gareth Davies – Director Fluxus Thailand
    Gareth brought Fluxus to Thailand in 2015 and in doing so opened up the digital expertise and experience of a UK team to businesses in South East Asia. Fluxus has worked on large-scale projects for clients like BBC Worldwide, TES and Yubl. Since setting up in Thailand, They have built Asia's largest media project, continued to work with one of Thailand’s largest property & land developers and have established themselves in the e-commerce market.
    Fluxus is behind some of the most cutting-edge innovations defining Thailand 4.0, such as the smart city.

Moderator: Paul Phenix –Director of Ad Operations Adknowledge Asia

Cost: THB 400 for members and THB 600 for non-members. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins accepted. E-vouchers are accepted for advance booking only. 

Cancellation policy:  Reservations not cancelled within 2 business days of the event will be charged and invoiced as will no-shows.