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Webinar - Blockchain’s Impact on Business

Strategic Business Management skills

Webinar - Blockchain’s Impact on Business: Project Management in the era of Blockchain

Synopsis:

Awareness and understanding of the potential impact of emerging technologies are critical to the success of project managers in today’s rapidly changing business environment.

Blockchain, originated as the technology underlying the digital currency Bitcoin, today is receiving increasing attention for its expanding applicability in all business sectors.

Blockchain-enabled automated processes could significantly affect the way business is conducted and the way information and assets are exchanged. This webinar This elaborates on how the blockchain introduces a paradigm shift with respect to project/program management across industries.

• Background and demeanor of emerging blockchain technology

• Transformational aspects of the technology and its potential impact on business

• Enterprise / Industry adoption of blockchain technology and roadmap

• Technology adoption/selection criteria

• Paradigm shift in Project/Program management

Biography:

dushyanJayasundera.pngDushyan Jayasundera is a seasoned business and technology executive with extensive international experience instituting strategies, marshaling major organizational transformations and overseeing global operations. Dushyan has held positions of increasing responsibility leading initiatives in high technology manufacturing, consumer packaged goods, retail, e-commerce industries and integrating mergers & acquisitions. Some of his major mandates include the deployment of enterprise applications, launching e-Commerce initiatives, enabling digital strategies and counseling startups in aid of innovation & growth imperatives.

Dushyan is presently focused in assisting global growth strategies for the FinTech industry leveraging both Blockchain technology and digital assets management platforms. He is an avid researcher of blockchain technology and associated initiatives.

Agenda:

8:00pm - 8:50pm - Greetings and Presentation

8:50pm - 9:00 pm - Questions and Answers

Fees: (subject to HST)

PMI Toronto Members (login prior to registering) – $10.00

Non-Members and Guests – $20.00

PDUs: 1.0 (0.5 Strategic and Business Management / 0.5 Technical)

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Information

Type of activity: PMI Toronto Webinar

Date: 16 January 2019

Hour: 20:00 to 21:00

# of PDUs: 1.0

Price

Members: $10.00

Non members and Guests: $20.00

Location

Online Webinar