With this online course, you will:
- Learn the fundamentals of blockchain, the applications of this technology and the concept of consensus mechanism
- Identify the differences between a Proof-of-Work and Proof-of-Stake consensus
- Understand what the Ethereum blockchain is, and its role in the industry
- Learn what the Merge is and how it was deployed
- Analyse the consequences of the Merge, including the associated risks, challenges, benefits, and opportunities
Dr Oriol Caudevilla
FinTech and Blockchain Advisor, Influencer, Speaker and Host of “A Digital Tomorrow” Podcast
Dr Oriol is a very influential voice in the FinTech area, have advised many FinTech companies and with a very extensive network across the globe.
He is passionate about the Future of Banking and Finance, and a strong believer in digital transformation and artificial intelligence quickly becoming the top priority for those not wanting to be left behind as well as the best tool to create a more inclusive financial system.
Graduated in Law (UAB), holding an MBA in Finance (IEB), a Diploma on Asian Finance (CUHK) Business School and a PhD in Hong Kong Real Estate Law and Economics (UAB).
He regularly publishes articles in several media, such as China Daily (both the Global and Hong Kong Edition), Macau Business and Challenger Insider.
Previously, he worked as a business analyst at a Hong Kong publicly listed company (Yuxing InfoTech Investment Holdings). Presently, he works as a Management Consultant at a LegalTech company, AirHelp, acting as Advisor for a Hong Kong-based FinTech company, ixFintech, and conducting research on Blockchain Trade Finance at Qatar University.
Dr Oriol is a Current member of the Singapore Fintech Association (SFA) as well as FinTech Australia.
He is a Former visiting fellow at the Asian Institute of International Financial Law (AIIFL, HKU), at the Centre for Chinese Law (CCL, HKU) and at the Center for Financial Regulation and Economic Development (CFRED, CUHK).
"There are of course other training platforms on financial professions, but THINK is unique in focusing exclusively on innovation topics, and manages to constantly renew itself, with new speakers and new topics, to always stick as closely as possible to the latest trends."
Group Innovation Market Intelligence team leader