Blockchain is here, now what? 28 June 2018

Gold sponsor: Watson Farley and Williams


Co-organised by:ThreelogosICDAGAFTASTSA

Blockchain is here, now what?  28 June 2018 in Geneva
Join ICDA, GAFTA and STSA for a special seminar exploring the practical applications of Blockchain and distributed ledger technology in global commodity markets, including agriculture and energy.

Learn how Blockchain technology is being applied to new areas of trade, changing the way business is done and what is coming next for trading companies near you.

Topics include:

  • Examining cases where Blockchain is already in use
  • How other developing technologies combine with Blockchain
  • How Blockchain can enhance new business opportunities
  • Legal considerations of using Blockchain
  • How Blockchain affects financial interactions

Tickets include access to the seminar and post-event drinks reception

*The language of this event will be English*

Who should attend?

This events is aimed at trade professionals interested in understanding what Blockchain means for their business and what is on the horizon.


Start: 1400
Networking reception: 1800
Close: 1900

The full programme for this event will be confirmed shortly. Please check back, or contact for further information.


Watson Farley & Williams is a leading international law firm, committed to providing clients with first rate advice on a wide range of corporate and finance transactions and disputes. Combining thorough sector knowledge and extensive practical experience, the firm’s lawyers work in small, partner-led teams. Supporting participants across the natural resources, energy and maritime sectors, the firm delivers consistently high levels of service and pragmatic, innovative solutions to even the most complex of challenges. Watson Farley & Williams is ranked in the top tier for “Commodities: Physicals” in the latest edition of The Legal 500 (UK). The firm is also recognised for its work on derivative disputes, acting both for and against banks in respect of claims relating to credit default swaps, interest rate swaps, commodities futures and options agreements, and other tailored derivatives related products. Visit

300 GBP or CHF 390+8% TVA

Membership discount:
Gafta/STSA and ICDA member rate: £225 (CHF 290 +8% TVA)

Speakers will be announced shortly