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24WA-1081: K2's Emerging Topics In Blockchain And Cryptocurrency (Webinar)

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Saturday, June 15, 2024
3:00pm - 4:55pm Central Time
2 CPE (2 technical)

Blockchain is one of the most-watched emerging technologies. Yet, few accountants understand how to use this technology to make existing ledger-based systems more efficient, effective, and tamper-resistant. In this session, you will learn the basics of blockchain-based ledgers. You will also learn about the fundamentals of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ripple. Additionally, you will learn about emerging issues in these fields, such as stablecoins, central bank-issued digital currencies, smart contracts, and sovereign identity management. By attending this session, you will see how blockchain-based technologies will change your work with others.

Major subjects

  • Blockchain basics and regulations
  • Cryptocurrencies, stablecoins, and blockchain-enabled central bank digital currencies
  • Smart contracts, sovereign identity management, cross-border funds transfer
  • Emerging uses for blockchain-based ledgers

Learning objective(s)

  • Select the correct definitions for key terms associated with blockchain-based ledgers
  • Differentiate the features of a cryptocurrency, a stablecoin, and a central bank-issued digital currency
  • Identify key features associated with a smart contract, distributed finance, and sovereign identity
  • Select from a list at least three different uses for blockchain-based ledgers covered in the course

Who should take this program?

Business professionals who are seeking to stay abreast of major technology developments


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Instructor Brian Tankersley, CPA.CITP, CGMA
Location Online
of study
Information technology
of study
Information Technology - Technical (2.0)
Level Update
Format Group Internet Based
Sponsor Business Professionals' Network, Inc.
NASBA ID#: 107810
Prerequisites Prereq. Fundamental understanding of information technology
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If you have questions about this event, please call us at 952-831-2707.