Morning Briefing: Blockchain Technology

Date/Time
Date(s) - 26/10/2018
8:00 am - 10:30 am

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Location
Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon

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Event Description

Blockchain, a world-changing technology, has been the topic of several discussions. On October 26th, AmCham Manufacturing Committee is going to organise a morning briefing to provide fundamental knowledge on Blockchain technology, how it works, its current situation, potential areas of use, future prospects and how it becomes one of the world’s innovation drivers. Our speaker will also give an overview of Blockchain Law.

Agenda

08:00 AM Registration
08:30 AM Remarks from AmCham Manufacturing Committee
08:45 AM

Blockchain Technology by Do Van Long, Infinity Blockchain Labs

Blockchain Law – Brief Regulatory Overview and Outlook by Manfred Otto, Duane Morris Vietnam LLC

10:15 AM Q&A
10:30 AM Event ends

Costs

AmCham Members: VND 500,000 | Non-members: VND 650,000

Note:

-Event venue is on floor 1, Room Me Linh 1.

-Cancellation must be made 24 hours prior to the event, otherwise you will be charged.

Speakers

Do Van Long

Infinity Blockchain Labs

Do Van Long has 18 years of experience in IT with executive management role and Chief Technology Officer in E-commerce, Travel, Hospitality and Finance. He specialisesin creating innovative enterprise solutions related to ERP, CRM, SCM, Financial solutions, Business Intelligence, and now are BlockchainServices & Business Strategy development.

As joining to Infinity BlockchainLabs from last two years with Fintech Director, then President Office Director, and now is Regional Chief Strategy Officer, he work mainly on business development, build business strategy, expand blockchaintechnology knowledge to community, and connect IBL to most Vietnam business partners and biggest Universities/Institutes along Vietnam on blockchaineducation. Those are must steps to make IBL become one of the leading R&D Blockchainfirm in Vietnam and Region, and then support Vietnam become the BlockchainCountry in near future.

Manfred Otto

Duane Morris Vietnam LLC

Manfred Otto is a New York lawyer helping clients with blockchain, fintech and regtech matters across multiple jurisdictions, including corporate, finance and securities law, AML/KYC regulations, data protection law, and intellectual property transactions as well as related dispute resolution.

Having designed web pages in the 1990s then working for Sony and others in Japan in hardware and software development, Manfred is a lawyer with hands-on technology experience. He is currently collaborating with a major blockchain R&D company to advocate for a regulatory sandbox and a legal framework for cryptocurrencies in Vietnam. Regulators and others stakeholders in Southeast Asia frequently invite Manfred to speak on international blockchain law.

The Legal 500 recommends Manfred as one of the few Next Generation Lawyers for Corporate and M&A in its 2018 Asia Pacific guide. He has lived in Asia for more than 15 years and worked in New York, London and Tokyo. Otto is fluent in English, German and Japanese.

 

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