Executive Certificate in Blockchain Technology and Enterprise Applications

Overview

This 2-day certificate program will equip you with the knowledge to understand the business applications of blockchain technology, and the potential to discover chances for solving real-world problems innovatively.

The program is built on the experience of Hong Kong Blockchain Society (HKBCS). It helps you to inspect blockchain technology from a business perspective. You will be offered a foundational outline of how distributed ledger technology works in order to reveal the possibilities and limitations of blockchain.

Over the 2-day program, you will be directed to understand blockchain technology from concepts to applications. You will be able to understand the impact of blockchain technology on various industries.

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About the Certificate Program

  • Empowered by the Hong Kong Blockchain Society (HKBCS)
  • Help you inspect blockchain technology from a business perspective
  • Concept and hands-on practice will be supported by real case examples

Course Outlines

Day 1

  • Introduction to Blockchain
  • Opportunities and Challenges
  • Understanding the Technology Landscape
  • Understanding Digital Identity

Day 2

  • Business Models of Blockchain project
  • Case Discussion
  • Developing a Governance Structure for Blockchain Networks
  • Understanding Financial Models, Investment Rubrics, and Model Risk Frameworks
  • Looking Ahead: What Does the Future Hold?

Key Takeaway

  • The concepts of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies
  • The opportunities and challenges of blockchain technology, and impact analysis
  • Ability to propose a blockchain-based solution to address a business problem within your own context
  • The importance of blockchain governance beyond technology
  • Understanding the financial model, risk, governance, strategic approach and business design of blockchain project

Intended Audience

  • Anyone who is interested in Blockchain particularly, but not limited to IT and Finance professionals
  • No previous experience or knowledge of Blockchain principles or technologies is required
  • Interested in business innovation

Certification & Assessment

  • Certificate awarded by Hong Kong Blockchain Society
  • Assessment included in the 2-day training program

Trainers

Dr. Lawrence Ma

  • President of Hong Kong Blockchain Society
  • Winner of AIA Blockchain Global Challenge (2016)
  • Winner of Zurich Innovation World Championship (2018)
  • Co-founder and CEO of an international technology company
  • BA from Yale University; MSc from Stanford University; PhD. from Cornell University
  • Over 25 years of academics, finance and technology development and business experiences

Mr. Peter Woo

  • Vice president of Hong Kong Blockchain Society
  • Chief Strategist of an international technology company
  • Over 25 years of experience in Information Technology, Internet and
    Telecommunication