Blockchain for Finance Conference Returns for a 4th Year

The Blockchain For Finance Conference returns this year for it’s forth annual stint in Dublin. This year sees a move to Croke Park in October, and we’ll announce some more information about this later in the summer.

In the meantime however, conference sponsors Barclays, HSBC & Standard Chartered have a report available for download from their BFC2019 site called Insights on Emerging Technologies. This is available for free by filling in the form.

It gives a analysis of how banks are adopting emerging technologies ? DLA Piper’s exclusive whitepaper delivers insights from key banks on how big data, open banking, blockchain, AI and machine learning are creating opportunities in the financial services landscape.

Highlights include:



  • Collaboration and Investment: Consider challenges in FI and FinTech partnerships to ensure the sector is prepared for the new age of FinTech collaboration
  • Regulation and Technology: Discuss the changing regulatory landscape of regulators to ensure you remain compliant and harness innovation
  • Payments: Explore the opportunities in payments technology including mobile wallets, digital tokens and cryptocurrencies to remain at the forefront of innovation
  • Data: Explore why the sharing and monetisation of data is a key strategic focus and consider the role cybersecurity will play in this