everis will explain the benefits of blockchain for banking at Sibos 2017
Thursday, 19 October, 2017

everis is participating together with NTT DATA in the world’s premier financial services event: Sibos. The event is being held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre until the 19th of October.

For nearly 40 years, Sibos has brought financial leaders together to network, collaborate and make sense of changes in the industry. The Sibos conference helps to build an understanding of the forces impacting the financial community. 

Under the theme of ‘Building for the Future’, the 2017 Sibos conference program will study the industry’s burning issues, including cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence (AI), the impact of geopolitical and regulatory shifts, and data and identity. 

In addition to the main event conference program, NTT DATA and everis have organized a parallel conference agenda that will be held at the NTT Data stand. everis will participate with Josep Alvarez, Head of UK Banking Practice and EMEA Blockchain strategy at everis, and Isaac Arruebarrena, Blockchain Programme Manager at everis UK, who will talk about blockchain technology for banking this Thursday, October 19, at 11 am, local time.

In their conference, Josep and Isaac will explain how blockchain has become a very reliable technology in relation to international payments, and also its evolution, as this is now being considered as an important element in future projects in Smart Contracts PoCs, and Smart Contracts in Finance.

everis session will also be a good opportunity to learn more about the Interledger Java Project, a program part of the Hyperledger Foundation, in which everis is working together with Ripple and NTT DATA.

Find more Information about the event here: https://www.sibos.com/