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Brisbane: Blockchain and Future Tech: Implications for Australia China Trade

10 July 2019

NEW VENUE Herbert Smith Freehills, Level 31, 480 Queen St, Brisbane

 

BLOCKCHAIN AND FUTURE TECH -
IMPLICATIONS FOR AUSTRALIA CHINA TRADE

KEYNOTE EVENT WITH THE QUEENSLAND CHIEF ENTREPRENEUR

NEW VENUE

Date:      Wednesday 10 July 2019
Time:      3:00pm registration for 3.15am – 5.30pm
Venue:    Herbert Smith Freehills, Level 31, 480 Queen St, Brisbane

What is blockchain? What do I need to know about it now? How will blockchain and other peer-to-peer technologies affect international trade and payments?

Leanne Kemp is the Queensland Chief Entrepreneur and Founder & CEO of Everledger, a leading and award-winning emerging technology enterprise. With a unique background in both technology and business, Leanne is perfectly placed to answer these questions and update the ACBC QLD community on the latest blockchain developments and how these will impact trade and investment between China and Australia. Leanne will also explain how blockchain is disrupting transparency across international supply chains, and its potential to completely revolutionise international trade.
 

TOPICS COVERED
  • What is blockchain and why you need to know about it
  • The story of Everledger
  • Blockchain effects on future industries
  • How blockchain will change AustraliaChina and international trade
 

PRESENTER
LEANNE KEMP, QUEENSLAND CHIEF ENTREPRENEUR; FOUNDER & CEO OF EVERLEDGER
Leanne is the Founder & CEO of Everledger, a leading emerging technology enterprise that tracks the provenance of high-value assets on a global digital ledger in an authenticated immutable manner.
Her leadership role in technology has been recognised, winning awards including the 2018 Advance Australia Award, Innovator of the Year 2018 at the Women in IT Awards (London) as well as being named in UK Business Insider’s 26 Coolest Women in UK Tech 2016. Leanne was named Brummell Magazine’s Top 30 Female Innovators 2016 and is also an IBM Champion for 2018.
Leanne is an appointed member of the World Economic Forum’s Blockchain Council and a Co-Chair for the World Trade Board's Sustainable Trade Action Group and is on the IBM Blockchain Platform Board of Advisors.
Leanne Kemp is Queensland's third Chief Entrepreneur, following on from Steve Baxter and inaugural Chief, Mark Sowerby.

 
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TICKETS
Members:                                  $55 (+GST and booking fees) 
Non-Members:                          $88 (+GST and booking fees)
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