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BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY: Introducing new market perspectives for financial markets practitioners

The Stock Exchange of Mauritius (SEM) is holding an exclusive 1-Day practical workshop on “BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY: Introducing new market perspectives for financial markets practitioners”.

Event type
1-Day practical workshop
Friday 27th of July 2018
Hennessy Park Hotel, Ebene
1 day
09:00 – 17:00

Who should attend

This Full-Day technical workshop focuses on the practical aspects of using Blockchain technology based on real companies operating in the Blockchain space, and has been designed for financial market practitioners namely, asset managers, brokers, bankers, regulators, analysts, accountants, lawyers and management companies.

Training Director

Farzam Ehsani

The workshop’s instructor is Farzam Ehsani, CEO and Co-Founder of VALR, a digital asset platform that bridges the traditional financial system with the new world of cryptocurrencies, also previously the Blockchain Lead at FirstRand Bank in South Africa, and the inaugural Chairperson of the South Africa Financial Blockchain Consortium.


This workshop is MQA Approved and will be held on Friday 27th of July 2018 between 9.00 a.m to 5.30 p.m, at Hennessy Park Hotel, Ebene. The fee for the course is Rs 18,000 per participant, comprising registration, tuition, printed course materials and certificate, lunch and coffee breaks.

Dates and Venue

  • Date: Friday 27th of July 2018
  • Venue: Hennessy Park Hotel, Ebene
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Time: 09:00 – 17:00


Registrations will be done on a first-come-first-served basis, closing on Friday 29th June 2018.

Should you wish to attend, please register directly with the SEM by contacting Mrs. Kathleen Vivien on the following e-mail address: