Introduction to blockchain and opportunities for you
If you are an entrepreneur who wants to learn more about the backbone technologies of blockchain or a software developer who aspires to build your own DApps, this is the event for you. At this event, we will explore the possibility of blockchain technology from business perspective, the future development of blockchain in Hong Kong and how to build your career in this industry.
Who should attend:
  • College students who are interested in blockchain
  • Fintech / Technology enthusiasts
  • Practitioners in Financial Service or Technology Industry
  • Innovative startups
  • Investors who are looking for new business opportunities
Time Agenda
10:00 - 10:05 Introduction of guests and the event by Tobias Mathiasen
10:05 - 10:15 Introduction of blockchain in UST by CSE professor Lei Chen
10:20 - 10:45 Qtum Overview by Patrick Dai
10:45 - 11:00 DINO introduction by Warner Hong
11:00 - 12:30 Overall Introduction to Blockchain and Qtum from Business Perspective by Patrick Dai
  • Blockchain and underlying technologies
  • Qtum and its design philosophy
  • Overall challenges
  • Future impact
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:00 General Introduction on Smart contract by Qtum team
  • What is DApp
  • What is Smart contract
  • DApp and Smart contract example
15:00 - 15:30 Building things on blockchains - DINO Platform by Warner Hong
  • Realizing the potential of smart contracts
15:30 - 16:00 Blockchain and existing financial world by Ryan Cheng (Standard Kepler)
16:00 - 16:30 Job and business opportunity on Blockchain by Qtum team
16:30 - 16:45 Break
16:45 - 18:00 Panel discussion (Blockchain in Hong Kong) by Patrick Dai, Lei Chen, Warner Hong, Ryan Cheng. Moderator: Tobias Mathiasen
  • What will be advantages of Hong Kong for Blockchain development?
  • Blockchain and in tertiary education in Hong Kong
  • How could playmakers to nurture Hong Kong as the leading Blockchain region
  • What is your thought towards ICO
  • Q&A
Event Details
Date: Saturday, 16 June, 2018
Time: 10:00-18:00
Venue: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Lecture Theatre B
Quota: 150
Language: English
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Speakers:

Patrick Dai
Qtum Founder

Warner Hong
DINO Founder and CTO

Ryan Cheng
Standard Kepler COO

Lei Chen
HKUST Department of Computer Science and Engineering Professor
Hosted By:
Qtum is one of the top 20 cryptocurrencies by Market Capitalization with over 1 billion USD and a merger of Bitcoin and Ethereum's technologies that targets business applications.
DINO is a blockchain startup company that focus on research of blockchain and smart contract related technologies. The DINO platform intends to narrow the huge knowledge gulf between non-computer professionals from different industries and smart contract development inside the blockchain world. DINO also aims to build a smart contract ecosystem together with developers all over the world.

Standard Kepler is Asia's leading blockchain financial services provider offering ICO advising, brokerage services, and market changing research insights. With all our teams and services being built around core blockchain engineering expertise we take great pride in being able to offer honest technical as well as financial insights for our clients. We believe our experience speaks for itself, with 18 successful ICO projects raising a total of over US$480M to date.