Yliopistonkatu 3
Yliopistonkatu 3, 00100 Helsinki, Finland

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Event Date Wed Sep 19 BST (about 3 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Wed Sep 19 12:00am - Wed Sep 19 12:00am
Location Yliopistonkatu 3
00100 Helsinki, Finland
Region EMEA

ETHLend & ELSA Helsinki are organizing in cooperation a blockchain and law related evening.

ETHLend is focused on building financial applications using blockchain technology. ETHLend was one of the first Finnish blockchain projects that managed to do a successful ICO (digital crowdfunding campaign).

ETHLend platform is a decentralised financial marketplace for digital asset-backed loans using Blockchain and Smart Contracts. Cryptocurrency investors can unlock the liquidity from their digital assets to spend or invest without selling.

ELSA, the European Law Students’ Association is the world’s largest law students’ organisation. ELSA has over[masked] members all over Europe in 43 countries and 375 faculties. ELSA provides law students and young professionals with various academic and professional activities. ELSA Helsinki is the largest ELSA local group in Finland with members from University of Helsinki (including the Vaasa branch) and University of Tallinn Helsinki campus in addition to ELSA local groups in Turku, Rovaniemi and Joensuu.

The evening agenda will comprise of a keynote speech by ETHLend. Our origin story and journey so far, what is happening next and how blockchain technology is shaping lending and banking industries.

There will also be a panel discussion focusing on the legal challenges and uncertainty surrounding this new market. We have managed to get an incredible panel of experts in the topic of blockchain and law.