Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Malta to Be Opened by Country’s Authority: Welcoming Speech from CEO of MDIA Stephen McCarthy
On July 15, 2018, Malta Digital Innovation Authority (MDIA) has been formally set up to enhance the promotion and development of the DLT industry in the country. MDIA is in charge of certifying innovative technologies and registering new services’ providers.
The CEO of MDIA, Stephen McCarthy, will open the Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Malta with the welcoming speech on October 23.
Stephen McCarthy has the vast experience with finances as he has controlled the financial sphere and provided financial consultations in various companies.
Mr. McCarthy has also worked in various spheres such as the service providing, property development and gaming sector. He had a position of the Financial Controller at Bigpoint – the company developing online video games.
Then, the expert has participated in the social area, and has served as the CEO of the Malta Housing Authority for five years.
This summer, Mr. McCarthy was appointed as the CEO of MDIA. Today, MDIA is the main country’s DLT regulator responsible for certifications and licenses provided in the field of DLT. The main blockchain supervisor is also in charge of creating new policy regarding the technology.
Learn about blockchain technology and its regulations in Malta at the conference!