Agenda

6:00 – 6:45 pm – Networking

6:45 pm – 8:00 pm – Panel Discussion

Directions: Atlanta Tech Village, 3423 Piedmont Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305

Blockchain - Hype or Revolution

Date: January 17th, 2019

Location: Atlanta Tech Village, 3423 Piedmont Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305

Blockchain is set to disrupt many industries, from finance to transportation to healthcare and more with a wide range of applications of distributed ledger technologies.
Did you know:
• $2.1B is the blockchain spend in 2018, to move from proof of concept to deployment; and set to grow at 42% YoY until 2022
• 14x as many blockchain positions advertised for every 1 qualified applicant, with LinkedIn postings tripling this year
• 91% of banks are investing in blockchain in 2018, 70% see blockchain as a way of creating new business models and entering new markets
• 50% of transportation executives are interested in Blockchain, but don’t know how to apply it
This session will investigate how blockchain can be harnessed to make the user experience more efficient, affordable, and secure.

Speakers

Michael Rowe Program Director IBM Watson Blockchain
Hrishi Talwar Vice President Equifax
Dylan Katz Founder & VP InphoChain
Chip Standifer CTO Virtual Design

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