Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Design Thinking and More...
August, 19, 1-5 pm
UNLOCKING INVESTMENT IN BLOCKCHAIN PROJECTS
Areiel will start by walking through a real-world business case that has unlocked investment in a DLT prototype for one of the world’s most well recognized financial markets.
The biggest challenge in raising money for new blockchain solutions – both for startups and established enterprises – is articulating the business benefits of blockchain and DLT solutions in a way that investors and board members will understand.
The group will break into smaller teams and receive real-world experience in developing a DLT business case. Attendees will take away the business case template developed for use on their own projects.
FOR A COMPETITIVE EDGE
with Betsy Irizarry
This interactive workshop will guide participants through an exploration of agile practices which can help them nimbly respond to change and scale business outcomes.
This two-hour session will be highly engaging and hands-on as we walk through a series of concepts and tools that can help you maximize your time, talent, and resources. Attendees will explore how organizations of all sizes can use agile approaches to embrace change for their competitive advantage as they deliver excellent customer experiences on a regular, rapid cadence.
This workshop will provide attendees with foundational agile knowledge as well as a set of practical tools they can carry forward into their work.
ACCELERATE YOUR DIGITAL JOURNEY
with Kerrie Hoffman
Participants will map their individual journey, and the class will then break into small teams to mindstorm as a group and amplify the individual outcomes.
There are three major challenges in making the shift from traditional business to digital business. First understanding the difference.
Second, believing the time to make the move to digital flow is NOW.
And lastly, adopting the mindset, process accelerators and digital technologies.
This is a hands-on workshop to accelerate your journey from traditional business to digital business, with the end goal of frictionless business and digital flow.
Attendees will get to take away their digital journey roadmap they developed.
Financial Innovation on the Web
with Rachel Yeager
SymposiumX brings together a community of W3C members and industry thought leaders in building the next generation of emerging technologies and standards for business innovation. Expert Panel Discussions showcase trends, strategy, and implementation in Innovations. Leveraging W3C’s network of leaders and member companies, participants will benefit from business networking for partnerships and new strategic applications.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
CIOs, CTOs, CDIOs (Chief Digital Information Officers), Business Analysts and Digital Information Strategists, Product Managers, and Senior Technology Managers, Senior Architects, Programmers and Developers, and Chief Marketing Officers from Financial Institutions, Technology Vendors, FinTech Companies, Platform Providers, Retailers, Consulting and Industry Analyst Firms and W3C Member Organizations.