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CryptoBlockCon convenes hundreds of cryptocurrency and blockchain industry participants to discuss the future benefits & possibilities of blockchain technology & crypto assets. CryptoBlockCon’s traveling events showcase companies who are using blockchain to improve industries with increased efficiency, security and transparency, educate current and future industry participants on blockchain technology, and ultimately serve as a platform to connect industry participants to assist in the adoption and implementation of blockchain technology.
The Impact of Libra:
With the emergence of Libra comes much anticipation from the blockchain industry but also significant scrutiny from regulators. Libra’s mission is to enable a simple global currency and financial infrastructure that empowers billions of people, but can it really happen? U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has said that Facebook’s Libra project cannot “go forward” without first addressing concerns regarding money laundering, privacy, and customer protection, among other issues. In this session panelists will explore the impact Libra may have on a myriad of stakeholders including consumers, businesses, regulators and more.
Digital identity is changing the way institutions connect with consumers and how people communicate online. According to many experts, blockchain is the missing component that enables trust in relationships without the need for an intermediary identity provider. Blockchain technology holds the potential to solve multiple prevalent digital identity issues by providing a decentralized approach to identity management. In this session we will discuss how blockchain will change the current landscape for individual’s identity in the digital age.
Experts predict Blockchain will forever change the supply chain industry. According to a recent article published, interest has accelerated significantly during the past year, making blockchain a top trend for supply chain leaders to watch in 2019. Many companies including IBM, Walmart, Airbus and many more are adopting new blockchain solutions to enhance and optimize their global supply chains. Learn more about how global companies like these and many more are adopting & using the technology to facilitate transparency and traceability across suppliers and retailers globally.
Government in Blockchain:
Blockchain technology continues to be the subject of intense interest among governments around the world. Currently, the U.S. Congress is moving forward on legislation designed to lay the regulatory framework for blockchain technology and to explore how the government could benefit from its use. Dubai has set a goal to become the world’s first blockchain-powered government. In this session we will discuss various government’s involvement in blockchain technologies, advancements and regulations.