Using the blockchain in the enterprise
January 16, 2020
Jim Scott details relevant use cases for blockchain-based solutions across a variety of industries, focusing on a suggested architecture to achieve high-transaction-rate private blockchains and decentralized applications backed by a blockchain. Along the way, Jim compares public and private blockchain architectures.
AI and security: Lessons, challenges, and future directions
January 15, 2020
Dawn Song details challenges and exciting new opportunities at the intersection of AI and security and explains how AI and deep learning can enable better security and how security can enable better AI. You'll learn about secure deep learning and approaches to ensure the integrity of decisions made by deep learning.
Open source decentralized data markets for training AI in areas of large shared risk
January 11, 2020
Paco Nathan examines decentralized data markets. With components based on blockchain technologiessmart contracts, token-curated registries, DApps, voting mechanisms, etc.decentralized data markets allow multiple parties to curate ML training datasets in ways that are transparent, auditable, and secure and allow equitable payouts that take social values into account.
Blockchain as a backend: How to utilize current cryptocurrencies in your applications
December 17, 2019
Accessing the data and logic stored in a blockchain is significantly different than accessing your own servers. Destry Saul walks you through APIs for the most popular blockchains, outlines dangers to watch out for, and explains which current applications make use of blockchains.
Hyperledger Supporting Blockcerts Compliant Digital Diplomas across Colombian Universities
November 15, 2019
We have implemented a PoC for managing academic certificates on a permissioned blockchain. We are currently working within the scenario posed by Universidad del Rosario in Bogota, Colombia. We are ada …
Instrumentation, Resource Allocation and Monitoring for Smart Contracts on the Blockchain
November 14, 2019
Smart contract performance and debuggability are very important criteria to consider when building mission critical enterprise and public blockchains. In their talk, Vijayendra Bhamidipati and Michael …
Demo of a Real World Deployed Hyperledger Composer/Fabric Blockchain by the Global Legal Blockchain Consortium
November 11, 2019
Beyond the Hype. We hope to help break the notion that there is not any good real-world example of Blockchain utilization outside of finance and combat they myth of extreme cost and technicality diffi …
Exploring the Relationships Between a Blockchain Reference Architecture, Design Patterns and Governance
November 8, 2019
This session will review a blockchain reference architecture that has been developed based on experience with Hyperledger Fabric. The presentation will first provide an overview of the reference model …