It would be hard to understate the impact blockchain and the processes it supports are going to have on the financial industry and business reporting in general. Data standards like XBRL definitely have a critical role to play, which is why this topic will be a key point of discussion at our Singapore conference as well as some other upcoming events.
Check out the track listings and register for XBRL 2015 at http://conference.xbrl.org
XBRL Finland held a successful conference entitled the Real-Time Economy (RTE): Innovations for Europe Conference. Nearly 150 participants from 12 countries and 68 organizations came together in Helsinki to discuss advances in financial reporting, public data collection and accounting. The purpose of the conference was to disseminate information on RTE innovations and to gather people […]
The annual XBRL US Conference was held in Seattle this week and saw a wide range of talks on both the SEC mandate and developments in XBRL data consumption and analysis. Highlights included a keynote speech from John Connors, former Microsoft CFO and now Managing Partner at leading VC, Ignition Partners. Connors described the accelerating […]