Day 1 - 28 November 2018

Blockchain for Enterprise – Day 1 – For paid pass holders only

Blockchain technology is starting to encourage a direct value exchange over the internet. It is slowly moving towards mainstream adoption, and removing the friction in the exchange of value over the internet. It is fast approaching an inflection point where enterprise and greater mainstream adoption will ensue. As a result of the considerable structural advantages blockchain technology is expected to have significant impact on industries including energy, retail, manufacturing, logistics, healthcare and and many more. This track analyses just these impacts looking at various industries and the challenges and opportunities that blockchain will present to them.

09:10AM

Robert Elder

President & Publisher

Blockchain News

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09:10AM - Day 1

View Blockchain for Enterprise Day 1: Chair’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

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Blockchain for Enterprise Day 1: Chair’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

. Robert Elder, President & Publisher, Blockchain News
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09:30AM

A year in review – Blockchain in Enterprise

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09:50AM

Sherry Li

Digital Product Leader

General Electric

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09:50AM - Day 1

View Keynote: Blockchain’s Value in a Reimagined Grid of the Future

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Keynote: Blockchain’s Value in a Reimagined Grid of the Future

. Sherry Li, Digital Product Leader, General Electric
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10:20AM

Marc Taverner

Global Ambassador

Bitfury

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10:20AM - Day 1

View Panel: Products you trust – the role of blockchain in the supply chain

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Amer Hussain

Vice President - Integrated Supply Chain

Coca-Cola

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10:20AM - Day 1

View Panel: Products you trust – the role of blockchain in the supply chain

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Vincent Doumeizel

Vice President Food & Sustainability

Lloyd's Register

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02:00PM - Day 1

View Food & Blockchains : Hype or hope?

10:20AM - Day 1

View Panel: Products you trust – the role of blockchain in the supply chain

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Panel: Products you trust – the role of blockchain in the supply chain

  • How blockchain increases traceability and transparency in the  supply chain – benefits for the supplier and customer
  • Reducing or eliminating fraud and errors in the supply chain
  • Case studies – success stories of using blockchain in the trade supply chain
. Marc Taverner, Global Ambassador, Bitfury
. Amer Hussain, Vice President - Integrated Supply Chain, Coca-Cola
. Vincent Doumeizel, Vice President Food & Sustainability, Lloyd's Register
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11:00AM

Networking Break

11:30AM

Johnathon de Villier

Research Analyst Energy

Navigant

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09:20AM - Day 2

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Laiq Ahmad

CTO & Chief Enterprise Architect

Pacific Gas & Electric

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11:30AM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain and its Application in the Energy Market

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Paul Breslow

Open Innovation

EDF

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11:30AM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain and its Application in the Energy Market

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Alex Anich

Manager, Renewable Market Intelligence

NRG

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11:30AM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain and its Application in the Energy Market

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Panel: Blockchain and its Application in the Energy Market

  • How Blockchain will contribute to a change in the business models within the energy sector, and how can it build credibility
  • Examining how blockchain technology can provide some upgrades existing systems or can replace legacy ones.
  • Blockchain applications for energy trading – and selling energy from your own systems
  • Supporting community energy models, electricity termination, verification of green electricity certificates, and automates reading of smart meters
Moderator: . Johnathon de Villier, Research Analyst Energy , Navigant
. Laiq Ahmad, CTO & Chief Enterprise Architect, Pacific Gas & Electric
. Paul Breslow, Open Innovation, EDF
. Alex Anich, Manager, Renewable Market Intelligence, NRG
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12:10PM

Aarthi Srinivasan

Director of Product Management, Personalization / Machine Learning / Blockchain

TARGET

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10:00AM - Day 1

View Introducing blockchain processes to your business

12:10PM - Day 1

View Use cases in Blockchain; traditional options vs. blockchain

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Use cases in Blockchain; traditional options vs. blockchain

. Aarthi Srinivasan, Director of Product Management, Personalization / Machine Learning / Blockchain, TARGET
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12:30PM

Christian Beckner

Senior Director, Retail Technology

National Retail Federation

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Sebastian Q

Advisory Board Member

JD.com

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12:30PM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain in the Consumer Goods and Retail Industries

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Ron Daniels

Senior Analyst, Records Governance

Walgreens

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12:30PM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain in the Consumer Goods and Retail Industries

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Mark Etwaru

Digital Transformation

Estée Lauder Companies Inc.

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12:30PM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain in the Consumer Goods and Retail Industries

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Panel: Blockchain in the Consumer Goods and Retail Industries

  • How will the application of blockchain technology increase consumer trust through increased traceability and transparency?
  • Will it reduce fraud, errors and administrative work?
  • Blockchain applications possibilities in emerging markets, where customers may not bank or have access to reliable payment systems
  • Case studies – success stories of using blockchain in the consumer goods and retail industries
Moderator: . Christian Beckner, Senior Director, Retail Technology, National Retail Federation
. Sebastian Q, Advisory Board Member, JD.com
. Ron Daniels, Senior Analyst, Records Governance, Walgreens
. Mark Etwaru, Digital Transformation, Estée Lauder Companies Inc.
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01:10PM

Networking Lunch

02:00PM

Vincent Doumeizel

Vice President Food & Sustainability

Lloyd's Register

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02:00PM - Day 1

View Food & Blockchains : Hype or hope?

10:20AM - Day 1

View Panel: Products you trust – the role of blockchain in the supply chain

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Food & Blockchains : Hype or hope?

Food Supply chain of tomorrow: The convergence of more educated customers & a possible transparency powered by distributed ledgers

  • To feed the fast growing population with richer diet and in order to meet the expectations of savvy and more demanding customers, the food supply chain will have to revolutionise its current model and leverage emerging new technologies
  • We will explore how and why blockchains appears to be an appealing solutions to improve the food supply chain efficiency by enabling traceability and real time compliance from farm to fork
. Vincent Doumeizel, Vice President Food & Sustainability, Lloyd's Register
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02:20PM

Wesley Mukai

Chief Technology Officer, Software

GE Transportation

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02:20PM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain in Logistics and Transportation

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Mahesh Sahasranaman

Principal Architect - UPS Supply Chain Solutions

UPS

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02:20PM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain in Logistics and Transportation

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Panel: Blockchain in Logistics and Transportation

  • How will blockchain technology be applied to the logistics and transportation industry?
  • Discussing the advantages – Increased transparency and data sharing across the supply chain, better tracking of orders, reducing errors, better fraud detection etc.
  • Discussing the challenges of adoption
  • Case studies
. Wesley Mukai, Chief Technology Officer, Software, GE Transportation
. Mahesh Sahasranaman, Principal Architect - UPS Supply Chain Solutions, UPS
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03:00PM

Afternoon Keynote: Security and Regulations with adopting blockchain for your Enterprise

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03:30PM

Sathya Narasimhan

Sr. Director, Blockchain Business Development and Product Management

SAP

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03:30PM - Day 1

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The challenges for adopting blockchain for Enterprise

  • The challenges of interoperability and integration of blockchain
  • Understanding the latest technologies to build blockchain applications
  • Moving from a POC to a pilot
  • Examining specific industry use cases
  • Can we find a common solution?
. Sathya Narasimhan, Sr. Director, Blockchain Business Development and Product Management, SAP
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03:50PM

Networking Break

04:20PM

Case Study – Digital Transformation in Enterprise

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04:40PM

Robert Elder

President & Publisher

Blockchain News

Associated Talks:

09:10AM - Day 1

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Evan Lee

Chief Technology Officer

Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General

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04:40PM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain in Healthcare and the Pharmaceutical industry

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Rajan Patel

Product Strategy and Innovation

GE Healthcare

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04:40PM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain in Healthcare and the Pharmaceutical industry

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Panel: Blockchain in Healthcare and the Pharmaceutical industry

  • Storing and managing patient and scientific data within the blockchain – benefits and obstacles
  • Data sharing – improved privacy and security
  • Increased trial visibility; automated patient consent and patient privacy
  • Drug safety, Inventory, Clinical trial management and other benefits for the Pharma industry
Moderator: . Robert Elder, President & Publisher, Blockchain News
. Evan Lee, Chief Technology Officer, Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General
. Rajan Patel, Product Strategy and Innovation, GE Healthcare
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05:20PM

Interoperability of Different Blockchain Solutions, and the Role of Standards

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05:40PM

Challenges to overcome before implementation

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06:00PM

Session Close

Networking Party: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 6pm

An evening of networking on November 28 from 6pm. Access for Ultimate, Gold & Expo Plus holders in addition to speakers, sponsors, press and exhibitors. Taking place in the attached Hyatt Regency Hotel, join us from drinks, nibbles and networking at the Pool Area from 6pm. Further details to follow.

Day 2 - 29 November 2018

Blockchain for Enterprise – Day 2 – For paid pass holders only

Blockchain technology is starting to encourage a direct value exchange over the internet. It is slowly moving towards mainstream adoption, and removing the friction in the exchange of value over the internet. It is fast approaching an inflection point where enterprise and greater mainstream adoption will ensue. As a result of the considerable structural advantages blockchain technology is expected to have significant impact on industries including energy, retail, manufacturing, logistics, healthcare and and many more. This track analyses just these impacts looking at various industries and the challenges and opportunities that blockchain will present to them.

09:10AM

Csilla Zsigiri

Senior Analyst - Cloud Transformation & Blockchain

451 Research

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09:10AM - Day 2

View Blockchain for Enterprise Day 2: Chair’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

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Blockchain for Enterprise Day 2: Chair’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

. Csilla Zsigiri, Senior Analyst - Cloud Transformation & Blockchain, 451 Research
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09:30AM

Hernando De Soto

President

Institute for Liberty and Democracy

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09:30AM - Day 2

View Keynote: Blockchain for rights to cover the surface and the subsurface of the earth

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Keynote: Blockchain for rights to cover the surface and the subsurface of the earth

Land rights cover the visible surface of our resourceful earth —houses, discos and vineyards. Mr. de Soto will propose a blockchain solution that in addition to land will cover the subsurface rights of the earth —Avatar uranium, cursed oil, blood diamonds, and Russian gas pipe lines and how we can use them to create celestial rights to credit, investment and tokens.

. Hernando De Soto, President, Institute for Liberty and Democracy
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10:00AM

George Small

CTO

Moog Inc.

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03:40PM - Day 2

View Industry 4.0 – How Emerging Technologies Such As 3D Printing, Blockchain And Artificial Intelligence Are Upending the Traditional Supply Chain Model

10:00AM - Day 2

View Panel: Blockchain in Manufacturing

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Al Salour

Technical Fellow- Boeing Research & Technology

The Boeing Company

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10:00AM - Day 2

View Panel: Blockchain in Manufacturing

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Panel: Blockchain in Manufacturing

  • How will blockchain technology be applied to the manufacturing industry?
  • Uses in anti-counterfeiting, airworthiness certificate tracking, & supply chain visibility
  • Benefits, including improved process efficiency & optimized costs
  • Case studies – success stories of using blockchain in manufacturing
. George Small, CTO, Moog Inc.
. Al Salour, Technical Fellow- Boeing Research & Technology, The Boeing Company
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10:40AM

Case Study: The Revolution in Container Shipping

  • Launch of an industry-wide supply chain solution using blockchain technology
  • Blockchain powered bills of landing
  • Quality control and integrity of containers
  • Cost savings across the ocean shipping industry ecosystem
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11:00AM

Networking Break

11:30AM

Piper Moretti

Realtor

Christie's International Luxury Real Estate

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11:30AM - Day 2

View Panel: Real Estate: The Challenges and Opportunities of Blockchain on Property Transactions

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Panel: Real Estate: The Challenges and Opportunities of Blockchain on Property Transactions

  • Understanding how the entire transaction history of the property could then be followed through the blockchain, and the benefits this presents
  • Using smart contracts in real estate transactions , increasing financial verification
  • Reducing risks of fraud, and tracking property history
  • The opportunity for Immediate transfers without third party verification
  • Creating a digital ID for every real estate assets
. Piper Moretti, Realtor, Christie's International Luxury Real Estate
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12:10PM

Anne Bracegirdle

Associate Vice President, Specialist, Photographs Department

Christie's

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12:10PM - Day 2

View Blockchain – Revolutionizing the Art World

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Blockchain – Revolutionizing the Art World

. Anne Bracegirdle, Associate Vice President, Specialist, Photographs Department, Christie's
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12:30PM

Chris Ballinger

CFO & Head of Mobility Services, Toyota Research Institute | CEO & Founder, MOBI : Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative

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12:30PM - Day 2

View Blockchains for mobility and the Internet of Things that won’t stay put

02:20PM - Day 2

View Panel: Accelerating technology disruption in the automotive market

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Blockchains for mobility and the Internet of Things that won’t stay put

Blockchains, distributed ledgers, and related technologies can make mobility safer, greener, and more available.  Potential use cases range from improving supply chains to improving the capabilities of autonomous vehicles, and much, much more.   Successful adoption of these technologies, and realization of the benefits, will require collaboration of manufacturers, mobility companies, infrastructure providers and governments to create new standards and protocols.

. Chris Ballinger, CFO & Head of Mobility Services, Toyota Research Institute | CEO & Founder, MOBI : Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative,
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12:50PM

Networking Lunch

01:50PM

Afternoon Keynote: What will the promise of decentralised record sharing mean to enterprises?

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02:20PM

Csilla Zsigiri

Senior Analyst - Cloud Transformation & Blockchain

451 Research

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09:10AM - Day 2

View Blockchain for Enterprise Day 2: Chair’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

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Sebastien Henot

Business Innovation

Renault Innovation Silicon Valley

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04:00PM - Day 1

View Strategies of implementing blockchain in the automotive industry

02:20PM - Day 2

View Panel: Accelerating technology disruption in the automotive market

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Alan Gordon

Technical Leader

Ford Motor Company

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02:20PM - Day 2

View Panel: Accelerating technology disruption in the automotive market

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Chris Ballinger

CFO & Head of Mobility Services, Toyota Research Institute | CEO & Founder, MOBI : Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative

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12:30PM - Day 2

View Blockchains for mobility and the Internet of Things that won’t stay put

02:20PM - Day 2

View Panel: Accelerating technology disruption in the automotive market

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Panel: Accelerating technology disruption in the automotive market

  • How will blockchain will disrupt the Automotive industry, from Insurance Claims to Smart Manufacturing
  • Blockchain for a fully Connected Car
  • Challenges for the industry – strategy and implementation
Moderator: . Csilla Zsigiri, Senior Analyst - Cloud Transformation & Blockchain, 451 Research
. Sebastien Henot, Business Innovation, Renault Innovation Silicon Valley
. Alan Gordon, Technical Leader, Ford Motor Company
. Chris Ballinger, CFO & Head of Mobility Services, Toyota Research Institute | CEO & Founder, MOBI : Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative,
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03:00PM

Alessandro Voto

EEA Member, and ConsenSys West Coast Regional Director

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance

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03:00PM - Day 2

View Enterprise Ethereum Alliance: Taking advantage of EEA standards, practices and the growing developer community

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Enterprise Ethereum Alliance: Taking advantage of EEA standards, practices and the growing developer community

. Alessandro Voto, EEA Member, and ConsenSys West Coast Regional Director , Enterprise Ethereum Alliance
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03:20PM

Networking Break

03:40PM

George Small

CTO

Moog Inc.

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03:40PM - Day 2

View Industry 4.0 – How Emerging Technologies Such As 3D Printing, Blockchain And Artificial Intelligence Are Upending the Traditional Supply Chain Model

10:00AM - Day 2

View Panel: Blockchain in Manufacturing

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Industry 4.0 – How Emerging Technologies Such As 3D Printing, Blockchain And Artificial Intelligence Are Upending the Traditional Supply Chain Model

. George Small, CTO, Moog Inc.
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04:00PM

Blockchain Governance for Public Administration

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04:20PM

Fraser Brown

Founder and Chairman

ACT Foundation

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Amy McGann

Foreign Affairs Officer

U.S. Department of State

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04:20PM - Day 2

View Panel: Blockchain for Public Services and Social Good

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Alex Sherbuck

Project Executive

A³ by Airbus

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04:20PM - Day 2

View Panel: Blockchain for Public Services and Social Good

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Alex Gladstein

Chief Strategy Officer

Human Rights Foundation

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04:20PM - Day 2

View Panel: Blockchain for Public Services and Social Good

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Panel: Blockchain for Public Services and Social Good

  • Government’s role in supporting and influencing the development of blockchain technologies and its potential uses (e.g. voting, government-sponsored clean energy transactions & authenticating claims for tax incentives)
  • How can blockchain be used for non-government bodies and charities? (e.g. increased transparency for fundraising)
  • A look at the opportunities distributed ledger technology and smart contracts brings to increase efficiencies in both government and charities
  • How is blockchain being used to tackle social problems
Moderator: . Fraser Brown, Founder and Chairman , ACT Foundation
. Amy McGann, Foreign Affairs Officer, U.S. Department of State
. Alex Sherbuck, Project Executive, A³ by Airbus
. Alex Gladstein, Chief Strategy Officer, Human Rights Foundation
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05:00PM

Session Close