Info Session: Blockchain and Crypto Asset Law

  • 10 March 2020
  • 08:30 - 10:00
  • CBC Office, 13th Floor, Makateb Business Center


  • Price is inclusive of 5% VAT.

Registration is closed

Join the Canadian Business Council Abu Dhabi in collaboration with Goodwins  Law Corporation  for an informative session on the blockchain and crypto asset law.

The speaker will be presenting the following topics:

  • Tokenization of assets in the UAE and how the UAE can grow at par with other countries.    
  • A brief understanding of how blockchain and smart contracts work.
  • Brief overview and comparison of UAE with other Middle East countries and leading countries in the world such as Malta and Hong Kong.      
  • Laws governing crypto business in UAE (ADGM, DIFC and Securities and Commodities Authority).    
  • Leading crypto business in UAE
.Prepayment Registration:
  • CBC members: FREE
  • Non-CBC members: AED 150

Price includes 5% VAT.


Shayan Dasgupta, Legal Consultant, Goodwins Law Corporation

Heading the AI, blockchain and fintech, Shayan also specializes in corporate and commercial laws including but not limited to cross-border mergers & acquisitions, corporate restructuring & asset management, joint ventures, PPP projects commercial agencies, real estate financing. Before his stint at Goodwins, Shayan was an In-house Counsel at Vedanta limited (India) a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources Limited (UK), where he gained diverse and valuable experience in corporate and commercial matters including maritime disputes, PPP projects and civil litigation. 

Dresscode: Business attire