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Monica Singer on How can an Accountant prepare for a blockchain future

Monica Singer on How can an Accountant prepare for a blockchain future

What We Discuss With Monica Singer

  • The evolution of the internet from Web 1.0 (the internet of information), Web 2.0 (the internet of monopolies) to Web 3.0 (decentralized web)
  • An overview of blockchain technology and how does it allow for peer to peer transactions without the middleman.
  • Smart contracts and a practical example of their uses in the insurance industry.
  • Triple entry accounting and how it allows all parties of a transactions to have the same real time records in their books.
  • The limitations of the current accounting treatment for cryptocurrencies.
  • The urgent need faced by accountants and auditors to become tech savvy (why will it be important to know the basics of reading a smart contract)
  • With current talent gap for blockchain, how can accountants start to educate themselves
  • And much more…
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Monica Singer
South African Lead @ Consensys
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