MinBFT, Hyperledger Lab - Open Source Project to Develop Efficient Consensus Protocol
February 29, 2020
Blockchain technologies are attracting a lot of attention from various communities. A consensus protocol is one of key parts; it is a process to make an agreement on a value among distributed nodes. I …
How disruptive tech is reshaping the financial services industry
February 13, 2020
The financial services industry is increasingly using disruptive technologyincluding AI and machine learning, edge computing, blockchain, mobile and mixed reality, virtual assistants, and quantum computing to name a fewto enhance the customer experience and personalize their interactions with customers. Swatee Singh outlines how the same is true at American Express.
The future of stablecoin
February 9, 2020
With the emergence of cryptoeconomy, there is a real demand for an alternative form of money. Major cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum have thus far failed to achieve mass adoption. Catherine Gu examines the paradigm of algorithmic design of stablecoins, focusing on incentive structure and decentralized governance, to evaluate the role of stablecoin as a future medium of exchange.
Blockchain for good
January 31, 2020
ixo is the blockchain for impact, helping individuals and organizations around the world to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals by 2030. Herman Smith dives into how ixo can help you count what matters and value what counts using new Web 3.0 protocols and the ixo blockchain.
Democratizing fintech: Enabling financial services for all through open source banking
January 30, 2020
A convergence of trends and technologies is enabling the democratization of financial servicesbig data, AI, the cloud, smartphone ubiquity, national IDs, blockchain, and open banking. However, there's one missing factoropen source bankingthat will scale the movement and unlock financial services for all, from the unbanked in India to the underbanked in America.
Deploy a blockchain web app with Hyperledger Fabric
January 30, 2020
If you've ever wanted to get into blockchain development but haven't found a good place to start, you're in the right place. Horea Porutiu walks you through the basics of the Hyperledger Fabric platform by building a simple blockchain application and analyzing the main components required to run a blockchain network.
The Move to Production Enterprise Blockchains: The Challenges of a Maturing Technology
January 27, 2020
Weve reached a tipping point in the enterprise blockchain space. Hundreds of production networks are now running on a number of different technologies and across a mix of industries, with more coming …
The next age of open innovation
January 24, 2020
In a world of increasingly complex challenges, the accelerated innovation of open source development is more urgent than ever. But nobody knows if it's enough. Join Alison McCauley to learn how blockchain technology offers new tools that could help extend the ethos of open innovation into new areas.
Blockchain-based Solution for Reducing the Cost of Settling Inter-carrier Charges - Vipin Kumar Rathi, Delhi University &
January 5, 2020
This session will provide a brief overview of key Telecom use cases which benefit from using Blockchain and how Blockchain based solution can help CSPs to manage wholesale settlement efficiently and q …
Keynote: Blockchain Balance: Exploring the Evolving Roles of Permissioned, Public and Hybrid Networks in the Financial Market
December 27, 2019
As enterprise blockchain moves deeper into the finance market, most organizations are looking at where, when and how to deploy the technology. In evaluating the role of blockchain, its important to k …
How to Determine if Its the Right Advanced Technology to Bring into Your Organization
December 26, 2019
During this session the main properties of Blockchain technology (ie. Open-Sourced, Peer-to-Peer, Cryptographically Secured, etc.) will be addressed to determine the role they play into adding value a …
Sharing cancer genomic data from clinical sequencing using the blockchain
December 21, 2019
Sequencing cancer genomes has transformed how we diagnose and treat the deadliest disease in America: cancer. Benjamin Glicksberg explains how coupling cancer genomic data with treatment data through the blockchain will empower patients and citizen scientists to rapidly advance cancer research.
Hyperledger Fabric Operator: A Faster and Easier Way to Manage a Blockchain Consortium
October 7, 2019
In practical engineering, it is not easy for users to set up a complete fabric consortium. We migrated fabric resources to Kubernetes. And then we implemented the Fabric Operator to manage phases of e …
Using Blockchain and Cryptography to Enable Privacy-preserving and Inclusive Financial Services for Institutions, Companies and Consumers
September 26, 2019
Security, privacy and ownership concerns prevent majority of worlds most valuable data from being fully utilized. We hope to address the issue by combining distributed ledger, smart contract, cryptog …