Seminar on Cryptocurrency Blockchain, Bitcoin & Syariah

 

 

 

Program : SEMINAR ON CRYPTOCURRENCY BLOCKCHAIN, BITCOIN & SYARIAH 

Date / Time : POSTPONED [TBA]

Venue : De Palma Hotel Shah Alam, Malaysia

 

  

OBJECTIVE

[a]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Participants will have an understanding of the current features of cryptocurrencies and crypto tokens, blockchain, exchange platform, tangle chain, cryptographic, holochain, hashgraph including its application, uses, benefits, investment opportunity, fund raising potential, risk awareness, scam crypto and also the Syariah scholars discussion and issues.

Methodolgy

[a] Interactive presentations.

[b] Q&A session

[c] Real sample presentation.

 

TARGET AUDIENCE?

01. Policy Makers and Regulators.
02. Employees of Investment Banks, 
03. Stockbroking and Derivatives company.
04. Risk Management Officers.

05. Fund Management companies (Fund Managers, Compliance, Auditors, Analyst,  Merchants, Telco SME, Investor).

06. Retails and Sophisticated.

07. Academicians.
08. University students.
09. Insurance companies.
10. Syariah scholars.
11. Lawyers
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TENTATIVE

 

TIME

 

ACTIVITIES

08.30am – 09.00am

Participants Registration

09.00am – 10.45am

BLOCKCHAIN: the mechanics of CRYPTOCURRENCY explained

 

  • What is Blockchain and How does Blockchain support Cryptocurrency?

  • Advantages, Challenges and Issues associated with Blockchain

  • Blockchain in cryptocurrency

  • Development of Cryptocurrencies

  • Bitcoin a pioneer of Cryptocurrency

  • Main Use Case of Cryptocurrencies

  • Other new types of chain i.e tangle chain, cryptographic, holochain, hashgraph

  • Security and non-hackable, irreversible features

 

Speaker: Asst. Prof. Dr. Rizal Mohd Nor
Kulliyyah of Information & Communication Technology, IIUM

10.45am – 11.00am

Coffee Break

11.00am – 01.00pm

THE CRYPTOCURRENCIES ECO-SYSTEMS & ISSUES

 

  • Types of Cryptocurrencies
  • The Cryptocurrency Eco-System
  • Cryptocurrency Mining
  • Initial Coin Offering (ICO)
  • What is Smart Contract?
  • Cryptocurrency Exchanger and its security
  • Cryptocurrencies being hacked? How and why?
  • Transferring coin to others
  • Is it worth it to invest in Crypto and why?
  • Will the Bubble Burst?
  • Rights, Risks and Potential Pitfalls of Trading in cryptocurrencies

 

Speaker: SPECIAL INVITATION

 

 

01.00pm – 02.00pm

Lunch & Solat

02.00pm – 04.00pm

CRYPTOCURRENCY, BITCOIN, BLOCKCHAIN: SYARIAH DISCUSSION

 

  • Cryptocurrency Nature and Status from Islamic Perspectives.

  • Bitcoin and various Fatwas

  • Zakat on crypto

  • Is it an asset or currency?

  • High Risk and Speculation Discussion

  • Is there any Syariah Cryptocurrencies? And can it be Syariah Compliant?

  • Crypto does not have any intrinsic value and non-related to real economy?

 

Speaker: Ustaz Dr. Zaharuddin Abd Rahman

(CEO, Elzar Shariah Solution Sdn Bhd)

 

04.00pm – 05.00pm

Q & A PANEL SESSION

Panel: 

  • ASST. PROF. DR. RIZAL MOHD NOR

  • SPECIAL GUEST

  • SPECIAL GUEST

  • USTAZ DR ZAHARUDDIN ABDUL RAHMAN

 

 

05.00pm

End of Programme

 

 

 

 

REGISTRATION FEES

 

EARLY BIRD

RM680/person for Malaysian

USD180/person for non-Malaysian
Not later than 15 April 2018

 

GROUP
RM580/person for Malaysian

USD160/person for non-Malaysian
Minimum of 3 person or more.

PUBLIC (Normal fee)
RM880/person for Malaysian

USD230/person for non-Malaysian
From 16 April 2018 onwards.

 

STUDENT

RM150/person for Malaysian & for

non-Malaysian

 

 

CUSTOMER SERVICE

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Tel:  603 - 6177 4612

Fax: 603 - 6177 4613

 

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