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Fredericton Chapter



                                      Professional Development Workshop


Nadia Diakun-Thibault of Transport Canada

Blockchain:  Beyond Bitcoin and Financial Applications


Thursday, November 29, 2018



Since July 2018, Nadia Diakun-Thibault is Senior Aviation Security Policy Advisor (Blockchain and Identity) at Transport Canada. From 2001 to 2018, she was with the Communications Security Establishment in Canada, with a secondment to Innovation, Science and Economic Development in 2016-2017. She holds a Master's degree in Public Administration from Queen's University in Kingston, Canada, and an ABD (PhD) degree in Slavic Languages and Literatures from the University of Toronto, Canada. She has served as Parliamentary Advisor to Members of Parliament and held an Order-in-Council appointment to the Province of Ontario's Advocacy Commission. Her research interests include neurophilosophy, semiotics, linguistics, and public policy, with a dash Blockchain and Identity. She is also an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at North Carolina State University in the United States.


 Workshop is equivalent to One (1) PD Credit.



The Professional Development Workshop will be held at the Crowne Plaza and will start at 8:00 a.m.  Workshop will begin at 8:30am.

Space is limited, register through the blue "Register Now" button before Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 1:00pm

This event is $30.00

NOTE: Failure to show up or cancel less than 3 days in advance will result in a $30 no-show charge.