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Senator Ihenyen.

President SiBAN

Speaking on Crypto Regulation: If, why, and how

Senator Ihenyen is the President of Stakeholders in Blockchain Technology Association of Nigeria (SiBAN). A former Vice President on Blockchain Policy & Regulations. Senator is also currently the General Secretary of the Blockchain Industry Coordinating Committee of Nigeria (BICCoN).

A lawyer, Senator is Lead Partner at Infusion Lawyers where he heads the Blockchain Practice and the Intellectual Property & Technology Practice. He advises both local and global companies in emerging technologies, including blockchain.

He is the current 1st Vice Chairman, Intellectual Property Committee of the NBA Section on Business Law (SBL) and member of the Information Technology Committee.

Senator is an exclusive contributor to the Comparative Legal Guide to Data Protection 2019, as well as the International Guide to Blockchain 2020 (Nigeria chapters).

At the digital currency event, he will be speaking at the panel session titled: “Crypto Regulation: If, why, and how”. Major talking points will be the CBN’s and the SEC’s current stance on virtual assets and the way forward.