Course Detail(DGT016 : Blockchain, Cryptoassets and ICO Due Diligence)

DGT016 : Blockchain, Cryptoassets and ICO Due Diligence

14.00 CPE Hours (Others)
Classroom

Notice:
Participants are requested to bring a laptop for this programme.


Programme Objective
“The blockchain is an incorruptible digital ledger of economic transactions that can be programmed to record not just financial transactions but virtually everything of value.”– Don & Alex Tapscott, authors Blockchain Revolution (2016)

”Virtual Currencies may hold long-term promise, particularly if the innovations promote a faster, more secure and more efficient payment system.” - Ben Bernanke (2013)

This blended learning and experiential programme provides middle-senior management the understanding of the blockchain technology in the financial industry and beyond. The programme also covers the relationship between both bitcoin and altcoins in the context of blockchain and its implication for the industry. Among the many forms of fund raising from Pre-seed, Seed, Series A, Series B, Series C, and IPO (Initial Public Offering), Initial Coin Offering or (ICO) is currently a common form as well – however, as hyped up as ICO may be, there are limits to fund raising using the ICO option. Moreover, there are ICO exit scams that one need to be wary off and this programme include various hands-on case studies to enable the participant to be equip with knowledge and skills to navigate this new technology and fund-raising space.

Programme Outline

The following areas will be covered:

  1. Explain the Digital Transformation, Smart Nation and blockchain technology
  2. Understand the blockchain technology and its application in the financial industry and beyond
  3. Articulate the forensics involving blockchain for auditors
  4. Understand Cryptoassets including bitcoin, altcoins and appcoins
  5. Illustrate the regulatory landscape for Cryptoassets
  6. Explain the various funding routes for companies: Pre-seed, Seed, Series A, Series, B, Series C, IPO and ICO
  7. Analyze ICO deals though the use of a BANSEA* ICO Due Diligence Framework (BID)
  8. Evaluation of ICO projects using the BID framework

 

BANSEA: Business Angel Network (an angel investment entity)

 
Participants shall bring along a laptop (preferably personal laptop) so that relevant software applications can be installed for use during this highly interactive programme.
 
Additional instructions in relation to the preparation of the laptop for the programme will be sent to the participants prior to the course.

Intended For

An intermediate level programme intended for Managers, Senior Managers and Directors (No IT background required)

Competency Mapping

Others = 14.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

14 Oct 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
15 Oct 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 631.30
For Non-Members: $ 759.70

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr. Rex Yeap

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

21 Oct 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
22 Oct 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr. Rex Yeap

Date & Time

29 Jul 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
30 Jul 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr. Rex Yeap

Date & Time

22 Apr 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
23 Apr 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr. Rex Yeap

Testimonial

Funding

No funding Available!

Programme Facilitator(s)


Dr. Rex Yeap

Dr. Rex Yeap is currently a Partner of Invention Capital directing efforts towards the creation, commercialization of novel inventions, investing and incubating early stage companies. In addition, he is a Vice Chairman of Business Angel Network (BANSEA) and he is also the co-founder of an angel investment fund (BANSEA Fund One) and served as the Chair in its Investment Committee Board for this fund. Dr. Yeap is also the head of Education in the Singapore Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Industry Association and is an ICO advisor for several projects in various stages.

Dr. Yeap has three decades of experience across the Information Technology value chain that spans industry, government and academia. Dr. Yeap enjoys coding (since the 80s till today) copy protection schemes, petabyte-scale cryptography, cyber security inventions and blockchain systems. He is the co-inventor of the patented IP Blockchain technology and has over 20 Information Technology related patents and thousands of inventions over the past three decades, see http://ye.sg/patents

Notice:
Participants are requested to bring a laptop for this programme.


Programme Objective
“The blockchain is an incorruptible digital ledger of economic transactions that can be programmed to record not just financial transactions but virtually everything of value.”– Don & Alex Tapscott, authors Blockchain Revolution (2016)

”Virtual Currencies may hold long-term promise, particularly if the innovations promote a faster, more secure and more efficient payment system.” - Ben Bernanke (2013)

This blended learning and experiential programme provides middle-senior management the understanding of the blockchain technology in the financial industry and beyond. The programme also covers the relationship between both bitcoin and altcoins in the context of blockchain and its implication for the industry. Among the many forms of fund raising from Pre-seed, Seed, Series A, Series B, Series C, and IPO (Initial Public Offering), Initial Coin Offering or (ICO) is currently a common form as well – however, as hyped up as ICO may be, there are limits to fund raising using the ICO option. Moreover, there are ICO exit scams that one need to be wary off and this programme include various hands-on case studies to enable the participant to be equip with knowledge and skills to navigate this new technology and fund-raising space.

Programme Outline

The following areas will be covered:

  1. Explain the Digital Transformation, Smart Nation and blockchain technology
  2. Understand the blockchain technology and its application in the financial industry and beyond
  3. Articulate the forensics involving blockchain for auditors
  4. Understand Cryptoassets including bitcoin, altcoins and appcoins
  5. Illustrate the regulatory landscape for Cryptoassets
  6. Explain the various funding routes for companies: Pre-seed, Seed, Series A, Series, B, Series C, IPO and ICO
  7. Analyze ICO deals though the use of a BANSEA* ICO Due Diligence Framework (BID)
  8. Evaluation of ICO projects using the BID framework

 

BANSEA: Business Angel Network (an angel investment entity)

 
Participants shall bring along a laptop (preferably personal laptop) so that relevant software applications can be installed for use during this highly interactive programme.
 
Additional instructions in relation to the preparation of the laptop for the programme will be sent to the participants prior to the course.

Intended For

An intermediate level programme intended for Managers, Senior Managers and Directors (No IT background required)

Competency Mapping

Others = 14.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr. Rex Yeap

Dr. Rex Yeap is currently a Partner of Invention Capital directing efforts towards the creation, commercialization of novel inventions, investing and incubating early stage companies. In addition, he is a Vice Chairman of Business Angel Network (BANSEA) and he is also the co-founder of an angel investment fund (BANSEA Fund One) and served as the Chair in its Investment Committee Board for this fund. Dr. Yeap is also the head of Education in the Singapore Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Industry Association and is an ICO advisor for several projects in various stages.

Dr. Yeap has three decades of experience across the Information Technology value chain that spans industry, government and academia. Dr. Yeap enjoys coding (since the 80s till today) copy protection schemes, petabyte-scale cryptography, cyber security inventions and blockchain systems. He is the co-inventor of the patented IP Blockchain technology and has over 20 Information Technology related patents and thousands of inventions over the past three decades, see http://ye.sg/patents

Upcoming Schedule

Date & Time

14 Oct 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
15 Oct 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 631.30
For Non-Members: $ 759.70

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr. Rex Yeap

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709