Non-IT finance professionals, CFOs, controllers, management accountants, public accountants, partners, staff, managers and internal auditors
This webcast will help you understand the potential of blockchain by diving into the blockchain structure and functionality. You will begin to navigate the practical aspects of blockchain applications and use cases by looking into Ledgers, transactions and Smart Contracts. In addition, this webcast will help you understand the current blockchain landscape which will help you begin thinking about business applications and financial control considerations associated with blockchain use. This webcast will focus on responsibilities, process and technical controls. The interactive exercises weaved throughout will help you translate this understanding into relevant business application and value. Topics Discussed Elements of permissioned and permissionless ledgers Components of security models Access control mechanisms Characteristics of hybrid blockchains and blockchain-as-a-service Governing concepts behind transactions Difference between unused transactions output and the account model Transaction throughput and confirmations Difference between smart contracts and traditional contracts Cryptocurrency research Types of cryptocurrency exchanges initial coin offerings General crytocurrency taxonomy Approaches to applying blockchain technology How system and organization controls relate to blockchain Verify process controls with blockchains and cryptocurrency Technical controls associated with blockchain Limitations of verification with transactions Fundamental and changing roles of CPAs
Individual webcastCPE Credit:
Specialized knowledgeProgram Level:
This course is being offered by a 3rd party vendor and will not be accessible on your My CPE page. Webinar access information will be emailed directly to you by AICPA.