Workshop event
6 May 2020

This workshop will happen ONLINE via videoconference. Please use this link to register and receive relevant information: https://blockchaintech.typeform.com/to/gBtNNf

To join the conference, join Zoom Meeting (using Zoom App): https://consensys.zoom.us/j/93326229490


Description: The EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum will conclude its first mandate during a last online workshop. This will be the opportunity to have a look at its achievements and priorities for the upcoming mandate.

(13:00 - Videoconference up and running for technical tests, you can connect from this point)

13:30 Introduction and overview of European context and activities - Pêteris Zilgalvis (DG CONNECT)

13:40 Speech by Eva Kaili (MEP, European Parliament)

14:00 Presentation: Blockchain technology now and tomorrow, technology advancements and adoption (EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum)

14:20 Supply chain and trade finance, Observatory recommendations and flagship projects - Marina Niforos (EU Observatory Expert Member); Pablo Valles (ConsenSys)

14:50 Digital assets, Observatory recommendations and implementations around the globe - Valerie Szczepanik (SEC); Matthieu Saint Olive (ConsenSys)

15:20 Digital identity, Observatory recommendations and state of adoption - Masanori Kusunoki (CIO Government of Japan); Daniel Du Seuil (EBSI)

15:50 Blockchain in a Changing World - Marc Taverner (INATBA); Alex Cahana (ConsenSys Health)

16:20 Conclusion: A two year journey: the Observatory and Forum by the numbers and practical feedback (EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum)

16:45 End of the day