Blockchain in Supply Chain 2018

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About event:

Like any new technology – the knowledge gap is the main impediment between the possible and the potential.

Following the success of the conferences:

  • Blockchain in Oil and Gas
  • Blockchain in Healthcare
  • Oil and Gas Supply Chain and Procurement

the team is pleased to launch Blockchain in Supply Chain – the only conference to focus on the application of blockchain technology to the supply chain.

Event program:

Registration
8:00am - 8:55am Apr 25

Chairman’s Welcome
8:55am - 9:00am Apr 25

Sponsor Keynote
9:00am - 9:30am Apr 25

What is Blockchain?
9:30am - 10:00am Apr 25
- Understanding a new record-keeping mechanism
- Why bitcoin is only the beginning

How Will Blockchain Technology Affect the Supply Chain?
10:00am - 10:30am Apr 25
-Verifying certifications or certain properties of physical products
-Tracking of assets as they move between supply chain nodes

Morning Networking Break
10:30am - 11:00am Apr 25

Smart Shippers are Finding Ways to Leverage New Innovations
11:00am - 11:30am Apr 25
- Increasing profits and strengthen relationships
- Partnering with forward-thinking service providers

Panel Discussion- How Blockchain Can Solve Food Supply Chain Challenges
11:30am - 12:10pm Apr 25
-Avoiding empty shelves - making supply chains more efficient with blockchain
-Keeping producers honest - blockchain’s role in fighting food fraud

Networking Lunch
12:10pm - 1:10pm Apr 25

A New Reality for Blockchains
1:10pm - 1:40pm Apr 25
- Understanding a new platform could save the global shipping industry
- Creating more efficient workflows

Real Value for Blockchain-Distributed Electronic Ledgers and Data to Connected Suppliers
1:40pm - 2:10pm Apr 25
- Using blockchain between business partners, customers and intermediaries
- Evaluating major challenges with supply chain management

Blockchain is Enabling You to Cut Steps in the Shipping and Payment Reconciliation Process
2:10pm - 2:40pm Apr 25
- Improving record keeping with distributed ledgers improves reconciliation
- Blockchain ledgers can also improve financial liquidity

Afternoon Networking Break
2:40pm - 3:10pm Apr 25

Round Table Discussions-Lead by Industry Leaders
3:10pm - 4:10pm Apr 25
Oil and Gas
-How Blockchain can affect the natural resource supply chain

Event partners:

ForICO