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2015 Program

November 3-5, 2015 // Hilton Chicago // Chicago, Illinois


Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 1:00 PM

T1:00C Blockchain Technology: What's the fuss?

Continental B
Blockchain technology has captured the attention of the financial services industry due to its ability to validate and maintain a continuously growing list of data records in a transparent and secure environment. This session will discuss how the innovative distributed ledger protocol of blockchain technology can ensure quicker and more efficient clearing and settlement, and why it has the listed derivatives industry so excited.

Chair:

Ray Kahn, Global Head of Futures, Head of Agency Derivatives Services Americas, Barclays

Speakers:

Dan Connell, Managing Director, Head of Market Structure and Technology Practice, Greenwich Associates
Matt Hughes, Vice President, Strategic Planning & Development, OCC
Ron Papanek, Managing Director, Symbiont
David Ripley, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Glidera
Fredrik Voss, Vice President, Blockchain Innovation, Nasdaq