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Blockchain – Understanding this technology in relation to Live Events

Palm C December 13, 2017 10:00 am - 10:45 am

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Timothy Karunaratne, Head of Business Development , Upgraded Inc.
Spencer Montgomery, Blockchain Partner Executive, Microsoft
Jason Robert, Co-Founder & CEO, HelloSugoi

While bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies may have lost their magic, there has been lost of talk and excitement about the technology behind them, blockchain. Blockchain has been coined as the next generation of the internet providing an open, distributed ledger that can record transactions between two parties efficiently and in a verifiable and permanent way. Since its start with Bitcoin, there have surfaced a profusion of other applications for blockchain including everything from the transferring of money to smart contracts. You won’t want to miss this session as we explore what this maturing technology means for the future of live events.