China is the country with the largest number of blockchain patents in the world today and blockchain technologies are expected to grow even more, since President Xi Jinping has endorsed its further development at the end of 2019. But what exactly is blockchain, and what are the actual implications for European SMEs? Where does China stand and what is China using the technology for?
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About the speakers
Managing Director @Bravowhale Technology, North America
Brian was born and raised in Beijing China, went to study in the US and finished his bachelor degree in business with focus in finance from the University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles, California in the 90s. He has over 20 years of experience in finance and technology industries in US and China by working at established financial institutions, such as ING America in US and China International Capital Corp. (CICC) in China, as well as venturing with startup telecom company in California and dynamic Fintech company in Shanghai. In recent years, Brian has been doing independent research and work mainly in the area of Fintech with focus on business applications of blockchain technology integrating asset digitization and alternative financing for SMEs, while collaborating with various companies in North America (US/Canada), Europe/Italy and China.