• April 25, 2017 : Blockchain, what's the point ? (really !)

    The next PIC, organized on 25 April 2017, aims to enable participants to judge the reality of the stakes and uses of "Blockchain", beyond the buzz effect, starting from an in-depth analysis of the singularities that " it brings.

  • Program

    Tuesday, the 25th of April 2017 (8:30-14:00)

    Issues addressed :

    • Where are the real changes and technological advances, compared to the existing or other solutions?
    • What are the main uses, which can be realized in the short term, that can change the context of major sectors or economic activities and open up real opportunities?
    • And where are the technological and organizational breakthroughs that need to be prepared? and how ?

    2 round tables


    Roundtable 1: The technological point of view: beyond the buzz, what are the real breaks?

    • Fabrice CROISEAUX, CEO Intech
    • Marta PIEKARSKA, Security Architect Blockstream
    • Bernard SIMON, CTO  Luxembourg Stock Exchange
    • Jean-Yves ROSSI, CEO CANTON-Consulting

    Roundtable 2: The functional point of view: what use cases can really change with Blockchain?

    • Pierre DAVOUST, CEO France  SETL
    • Olivier PORTENSEIGNE, CEO  Fundsquare
    • Christopher ALLEN, Principal Architect  Blockstream
    • Jacques FAVIER, Author la Voie du Bitcoin

    Innovations presentation

    • FundsDLT
    • Blockstream
    • SETL
    • Banque de France : the POC for ID management MADRE


    As with each of our PICs, the presentation of a selection of innovations will conclude the conference. The buffet lunch will allow to discuss with the stakeholders and to consider possible partnerships


  • Speakers

    Conference in English and French

    (simultaneous translation)

    Christopher ALLEN


    Principal Architect

    Fabrice CROISEAUX

    Intech - FNTC


    Animator of the FNTC Blockchain Working Group

    Pierre DAVOUST


    CEO France

    Marc ESCUYER

    Banque de France

    Direction of digitalization - IS Design

    Jacques FAVIER

    La voie du Bitcoin


    Marta Piekarska


    Security Architect




    Bernard SIMON

    Luxembourg Stock Exchange


    Jean-Yves ROSSI

    CANTON Consulting



    Participants of the Blockchain Community Group

  • Innovations presentation

    Funds DLT

    FundsDLT uses distributed ledger technology (DLT) and smart contracts to dramatically improve efficiency in the fund order processing


    SETL is an inititive to deploy a multi-asset, multi-currency institutional payment and settlements infrastructure based on blockchain technology


    Blockstream is the leading provider of blockchain technologies, on the forefront of work in cryptography and distributed systems

    Projet MADRE

    Banque de France is developing a Blockchain POC to manage SEPA identifiers

  • Registration

  • Sponsors

    Event organized by CANTON Consulting with the support of :


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