It seems like everyone shouts for more regulation within the blockchain and crypto industry. Hence, this appears to be the solution for every problem. But where are we actually today? Could it be that we already have sufficient legislation in place? What can we expect from the authorities, and where are we heading? Not to forget the key question; is more core regulation really the best solution? Magnus will give you an update of the current status in Norway when it comes to everything from how to get a bank account or an auditor, to how the authorities are working on the area. Illustrating with real life examples from clients in Norway and the EU. In addition he will present a brand new updated map of the Norwegian Blockchain market. Have the numbers of companies increased or decreased since last year? Get the latest update on a boring topic presented in a fun way!

Magnus Jones is a Tax Technologist at the law firm of EY. In addition, he is also leading the Norwegian Blockchain group of EY. Within this area he works close together with key stakeholders such as authorities and banks, and assist clients with everything from regulatory challenges to technical implementations. Magnus is an experienced international speaker within digital trends and technology, covering many different areas through some of his roles as a board member of the Norwegian Computer Society Group for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics, board member of Oslo Blockchain Cluster, Norwegian Ambassador of European Legal Technology Association, Head of Oslo Chapter at Disruption Disciples, and a lecturer at EMBA classes at BI Norwegian Business School.

Magnus Jones

Tax Technologist at the law firm of EY

Check of the complete track at Oslo Blockchain Day​

Leo Sande Gasnier

Leo Sande Gasnier is a senior advisor at the main Norwegian Business Registry, Brønnøysundregisteret, which among other things manages Altinn.

Vibeke Huynh

Vibeke Huynh is a project manager at OBOS. She has led OBOS’ blockchain venture and other projects in the range

Kieran Brown & Tom Grogan

Kieran Brown is a Senior Managing Consultant in London with the Berkeley Research Group. He is a trusted strategy professional

Stein Bjørnstad

Stein has a very broad background spanning management consulting, research and political campaigning. He has officers training in the armed

Magnus Jones

Regulatory challenges! – An update of the Norwegian and European market

Kieran Brown

Kieran Brown is a Senior Managing Consultant in London with the Berkeley Research Group. He is a trusted strategy professional