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.
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