Dr. Xi Chen

Associate Professor of Technology, Operations, and Statistics

NYU Stern School of Business

Opportunities and Challenges in Adopting Web3 for FinTech Industries

A discussion on opportunities and challenges in Web3 development and how Web3 will make an impact on FinTech.

  • Infrastructure layer: Fundamental security issues and introduce a modern solution called zero-knowledge proo
  • Technical background of decentralized finance and compare them with traditional finance.
  • Application layer: How NFT in Web3 can be connected with FinTech

Gauging Operational and Investment Risk in Open Finance, DeFi and Crypto Markets

  • Reassessing Stablecoins: can algorithmic coins still be trusted?
  • Understanding the foundations and calculating yield vs. risk in staking
  • The role of Open Finance to enable Crypto trade for conventional banks
Stéphane Reverre

Co-Founder & CEO of SUN ZU Lab and Lecturer

IAE Bordeaux University School of Management

Certified Metaverse Expert

Date: 13-14 Oct 2022

Venue: Sheikh Rashid Hall

Having made it to the top contenders of the most trending words of the year 2021, Metaverse is here to offer a parallel virtual universe to all of us. The Metaverse opens up a whole new world of economic prospects, from virtual music events to NFT-based products, to name a few. Owing to its vast potential in benefitting the digital world, many big tech giants are already taking a leap and entering the world of Metaverse. The virtual reality universe calls for techies and individuals who want to build their skills in this ecosystem.

The certification aims to provide a deeper understanding of the Metaverse and offer you a glimpse of the emerging future of the Web and the way we will interact with it. Successful completion of this certification will enable you to comprehend Metaverse in a more effective manner, giving you a significant advantage in the newly emerging digital world. Overall, you will gain insights and following key points:

  • Know what it means to be a Metaverse Expert
  • Explore various technologies involved in Metaverse
  • Learn how you can get started with Metaverse
  • Explore different Use Cases of Metaverse

Certified NFT Developer

Date: 10-12 Oct 2022

Venue: Global DevSlam

NFTs are gaining popularity as fast as the cryptocurrencies in the digital world today. This certification aims to provide a deeper understanding of NFTs, and will help you in building different kinds of projects, using NFTs. The goal of this certification is to set and enforce minimum requirements for NFT developers who specialize in enterprise development measures.

This certification will make sure that in addition to gathering extensive skills, you also gain insights in the NFT domain, and therefore use the acquired knowledge to build NFT-based platforms for enterprises and businesses. Successful completion of this certification will enable you to comprehend Ethereum-based platforms for Non-Fungible Tokens, giving you a significant advantage in the Blockchain field.

  • Know what it means to be an NFT developer
  • Explore different types of tokens
  • Learn how to create, buy and sell NFTs on any platform
  • Build exciting projects using NFTs