Future of Money: The Rise of Digital Currencies, Opportunities & Risks
In this thought-provoking episode, we will be delving into the realm of the future of money, exploring the meteoric rise of digital currencies and the challenges and opportunities they present.
Joining us will be a panel of experts who will shed light on this transformative phenomenon.
Together, we will examine the profound impact of digital currencies on traditional financial systems, the potential disruption they pose to established banking institutions, and the implications for global economic stability.
We will delve into the evolving regulatory landscape and the need for innovative frameworks to govern these digital assets.
Additionally, we will explore the advantages and disadvantages of decentralised cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and their implications for monetary policy and financial inclusion.
Our panellists will also discuss and explain in brief the technological advancements driving this revolution, such as blockchain and distributed ledger technology, helping to shed light on an important area of the economy that is often complex and misunderstood.
- Vanessa Varvas (Moderator) – Chief Marketing Officer, University of East London
- Dr Iwa Salami – Director, Centre of FinTech, University of East London
- Dr Bilyaminu Auwal – Senior Lecturer, Computer Science and Digital Technologies, University of East London
- George Coxon – Director, Nano Foundation, University of East London
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12:30 - 1:00pm