EBI is organizing a workshop on the legal and practical aspects of Blockchain. This workshop, hosted by Simmons & Simmons at the TechQuartier – will start with a keynote titled by Prof. Dr. Dirk Zetzsche, ADA Chair in Financial Law at the University of Luxembourg will be followed by a panel discussion.

The Programme for the event is as follows :

19:00 – Welcome and EBI – Introduction by Thomas Gstaedtner, President of the Supervisory Board, European Banking Institute

19:05 – General Blockchain Introduction by Michael F. Spitz, CEO of main incubator and Blockchain expert at Commerzbank

19:15 – Keynote: “Legal Developments of Blockchains: Liability and ICOs” By Prof. Dr. Dirk Zetzsche, ADA Chair in Financial Law at University of Luxembourg

19:45 – Panel Discussion :
Prof. Dr. Antonella Sciarrone Alibrandi, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano, Italy
Claus Sengler, IT-expert at the ECB
Michael F. Spitz, CEO of main incubator and Blockchain expert at Commerzbank
John Whelan, Santander Digital, Blockchain Lab Director and
Prof. Dr. Dirk Zetzsche, ADA Chair in Financial Law (Inclusive Finance) at University of Luxembourg

Moderated by Dr. Felix Biedermann, Capital Markets Partner at Simmons & Simmons

When? March 1st, 2018 – Registration at 18.45 to 20:30
Where? TechQuartier, Waldstadion

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It seems that registrations are closed due to tickets being sold-out – but you can always try to find your ways if you are really into the topic.