Young Professional Committee Meeting - Blockchain Technology

February 27, 2018

Gilles Hilary, Chaired Professor at Georgetown University and blockchain expert, will sit down with us and answer our questions about blockchain technology.

Guest Speaker: Giles Hilary, expert in blockchain technology

Gilles Hilary is a Chaired Professor at the McDonough School of Business (Georgetown University). He is a founding member of Cercle-K2, a French think-tank on risk management. He is a Research Fellow at the French Military Police Academy.



- 6p to 6:30p: Networking
- 6:30p to 7:45p: Gilles Hilary
     - What it is
     - Advantages and drawbacks
     - Applications:  the good (supply chain, fintech,…),
       the bad (land titles, many commercial applications)
       and the ugly (crypto-currencies)
     - Is it too late to “get into blockchain” ?

- 7:45p to 8p: Committee business

If you are not yet a member and you are a young professional interested in actively participating in the Chamber's activities, please contact us, as the Committee is interested in expanding.

Where: French Embassy, Salle Tocqueville

When: Tue, Feb 27, 2018, from 6p to 8p.

Register here.

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