Blockchain and its application: An accountants perspective

20 May 2019

Is blockchain still a mystery to you? Watch the first CPD skills webinar of 2018 to find out how blockchain will impact you and your organisation.

20 May 2019

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In this webinar, in partnership with accountingcpd, find out everything you need to know about blockchain and its future impact on the accounting profession, your organisation and your role. 

Blockchain is an accounting technology that’s already changing how the profession operates. But do you know enough about it to feel confident talking about it and advising your organisation and clients?

In this webinar, Ross Maynard will demystify blockchain and related technologies, explaining exactly what it is and how it works. Always taking a balanced view, he’ll weigh up the advantages and disadvantages of these technologies and share his thoughts on the changing role of the accountant in the future.

He’ll look at the pros and cons, the developing regulation, the ethical considerations involved, and ensure that you can deal confidently with and advise on these new financing tools.

Listen to the webinar to learn:

• What is blockchain?
• How blockchain works
• Advantages of blockchain
• Cryptocurrency basics
• Applications of blockchain
• Initial coin offering basics
• ICO risks and benefits
• The role of the accountant in blockchain.


Ross Maynard

Ross is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. He has worked as a consultant and trainer for over 20 years, specialising in process improvement and lean for finance teams. 


Blockchain and crypto currencies

Technology and audit