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Fundamentals of Blockchain / Cryptocurrency (June)

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Fundamentals of Blockchain / Cryptocurrency (June)

4 June 2018 9:00am - 6:00pm
Vietnam Room (2nd Floor, MaGIC) View map
Admission RM1590 (before promotional price)
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Session Summary 

The fast-emerging Fintech sector offers big opportunities to people with the right skill sets, tools and knowledge.

With so much happening in the financial services sector today, the finance and banking landscape will need to take a closer look at a practical and relevant technology that will help keep them stay on top of their game.

Join this 1-day course to understand the existing technologies, policies, ecosystem, impact and opportunities within the blockchain technology.

What Will You Learn?

  • Principles of how blockchain works
  • Hands on and real-world knowledge on one of the biggest game-changing technology in the world
  • Confidently communicate the impact of blockchain
  • Understand how blockchain technologies are used to resolve business problems
  • Understand how regulators views blockchain
  • Map a clear strategic roadmap to leverage the benefits of this technology
  • Immerse yourself in a community defined by a collective identity

Course Breakdown

An introduction

  • A brief history of Blockchain
  • Why does it matters?
  • Existing technologies, terminology and case-studies

Business application

  • Public blockchain explained
  • Game Theory explained
  • ICO/ITO funding models

Marketplace business models

  • Blockchain for traditional business
  • How do Private blockchains work
  • Case studies and examples

The Future of Blockchain

  • Scaling
  • Mapping and legislation
  • Ethical considerations


  • Students must bring their own laptops for this training

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Our Speaker

Dr Mahmood Al-Imam

Mahmood is Blockchain Technology Malaysia (BTM)’s data scientist and Artificial Intelligence (AI) lead and a dedicated speaker for AI applications and development.

His work focuses in integrating AI, Machine Learning and BackEnd Development with Blockchain. He is a professional engineer, member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) in Canada.

Dr. Mahmood completed his Masters of Science in 2001 and his PhD in Control System Engineering in 2010. Beside his specialisation in AI, he is interested in developing multi-agent systems and incorporating blockchain technology with AI. He delivered several talks and keynote addresses on the incorporation of AI with Blockchain in conferences and symposiums. He is also passionate in educating people about the prospectus of AI and Machine Learning in the future.