Venue
Online Event

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Event Date Tue Sep 7 UTC (about 2 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Tue Sep 7 7:00am - Tue Sep 7 8:00am
Location Online Event
Region All
Details

Many central banks around the world are continuing to experiment and research central bank digital currencies (CBDC) with great interest. Accenture has been participating and supporting the debate for many years and we would like to invite you to a webinar with our global CBDC experts. We will introduce you to CBDC, global trends, use cases and then move on to pilot implementations where we will share our experience from selected projects.

During the webinar we will guide you through three highly interesting projects that Accenture has been involved in covering CBDC from a retail, wholesale, and cross-border perspective. We will more specifically talk about the following projects where we have been involved:
• Riksbanken’s e-krona pilot in Sweden
• South African Reserve Bank’s Project Khokha
• Banque de France CBDC experimentation

Learning outcomes
• Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) deep dive
• After the session participants should understand CBDC
• Be aware of latest CBDC developments globally
• Have an overview of CBDC use cases and one example project
Use case 1 – Learn about CBDC for Retail
Use case 2 – Learn about CBDC for Wholesale
Use case 3 – Learn about CBDC for Cross-Border

Speakers

2021 Speakers

Peter de Rooij
Principal Director and Lead CBDC Architect, Accenture

Dr Ousmène Mandeng
Senior Advisor and Lead of Economic and Financial Strategy, Accenture

Oscar Äng
CBDC Manager, Accenture

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsor

• Accenture