Summit Programme: Master Class Workshop 1

2nd October 2018
Financial Centres Conference | The Aviation Finance Conference | Master Class Workshop 1
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Presented by Michael Mainelli, Director, FCCA FCSI FBCS, Z/Yen Group Limited
  • Blockchain, Distributed Ledgers, in International Financial Services.
  • Smart Ledgers: the practicalities for acquiring & developing own brand Apps for IFS
  • Seminar Overview & Structure: a) Identity; b) Documentation; c) Agreements.

Michael Mainelli

Z/Yen Group Limited



Presentation: Lory Kehoe KYC & Blockchain
  • The potential of blockchain-leveraged solutions for FS companies in the area of KYC
Panel Discussion: Identity
  • Scale of the issue, the undocumented
  • Effects on trade and commerce
  • Why do smart ledgers make a difference?

Lory Kehoe
Managing Director




Presentation: Clive Ansell, International Swaps & Derivatives Association; potential applications of blockchain and the use of new technology in developing new Derivatives Contracts for use in the EU post Brexit.

Panel Discussion: Documentation
  • Scale of documentation costs
  • Economic impact of smart ledgers on documentation costs
  • technical approaches to incorporating documentation, e.g. XML/JSON libraries

Clive Ansell
Head of Market Infrastructure and Technology

International Swaps & Derivatives Association (ISDA)


Coffee & Refreshments in Concourse/Exhibition area of The Hibernia Conference Centre  



Presentation: Insurwave: the DLT-powered marine insurance platform. Speaker, Ian Meadows, Director, Insurance, EY.
  • Collaboration: how Insurwave was formed
  • How it leverages DLT technology to provide an enhanced financial service to shipping companies and insurers
  • Financial and other benefits to users
  • Plans to expand insurance platform to marine cargo, global logistics, aviation and energy sectors

Panel Discussion: Agreements

  • 'Smart' contracts as code
  • Issues - future processing costs, external data sources, liquidity reduction, restricted evolution over time
  • Governance and enforcement

Ian Meadows
Director, Insurance



Findings & Conclusions



Welcome Reception for Incoming Speakers and Delegates to FCS Dublin, 2018, and AFC Dublin,2018 At: Castle Hall, Bedford Tower Building, Dublin Castle 17.00 hrs to 19.30 hrs, Oct 2nd.  

Financial Centres Conference| The Aviation Finance Conference | Master Class Workshop 1

Delegates can move between the Three Summit Streams (above) during the event to suit their preferences for particular panels. Your delegate pass entitles you to attend all Summit Panels.

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