The Future of Money: CBDCs Explained

Get a good understanding of the current use of CBDCs and their potential for the future of finance

About the course

What are CBDCs? Where are they used and why? What are some of the main opportunities and challenges associated with them?

Our expert, Dr. Oriol Caudevilla, will talk you through the world of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs). You will learn the basics of this technology, appreciate its potential to revolutionize the financial industry, but also some of the main regulatory implications that come with it.

Join us on this short course and get a thorough understanding of the current situation of CBDCs worldwide, as well as a brave look ahead to the future of money.

Difficulty: Foundation
Duration: 30mins

105 countries, representing more than 95% of global GDP, are exploring a CBDC.

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The expert you’ll be learning from

Dr. Oriol Caudevilla

FinTech and Blockchain Advisor, Influencer, Speaker and Host of “A Digital Tomorrow”

Oriol works as Co-Leader of the Financial Inclusion and CBDCs Working Groups at the Global Impact FinTech (GIFT) Forum, Strategic Advisor at a Hong Kong-based WealthTech company, Mentor at R3 (Singapore), Blockchain Mentor at Tribe (Singapore) and also FinTech Mentor at Rise by Barclays (London and Mumbai).

He is Fellow at the Digital Euro Association (D€A) and at the Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS), as well as Honorary Fellow at the Asian Institute of International Financial Law -AIIFL- at the University of Hong Kong (HKU). He is also a member of the FinTech Association of Hong Kong, the Singapore Fintech Association (SFA) as well as FinTech Australia. He has given talks and seminars on the Chinese Financial System, Central Bank Digital Currencies and the Digital Yuan in several universities in the US, Canada, Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau, as well as in international conferences, like the recent Israel/UAE Fintech Week, the Future of Fintech Saudi Arabia event and the Greater Bay Area Blockchain Week.

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