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Hyperledger Global Forum

December 12, 2018 @ 8:00 am - December 15, 2018 @ 5:00 pm PST

Developers, vendors, enterprise end-users, and enthusiasts of business blockchain technologies will converge in Basel, Switzerland December 12–15, 2018 for the inaugural Hyperledger Global Forum. The first two days will feature a forum with keynotes, breakout sessions, and a technical showcase. The following two days will feature hands-on tutorials and workshop events. View the full schedule.

Business Track Sessions Preview: 
  • Financial Inclusion: How DLT Provides Hope For 1.7 Billion Unbanked People – Matthew Davie, Kiva
  • Verifiable Organizations Network: A Production Government Deployment of Hyperledger Indy – John Jordan, Province of British Columbia & Stephen Curran, Cloud Compass Computing, Inc.
  • Creating a Blockchain Platform for Our Citizens and Companies – Gorka Oteiza, Lantik, S.A.  
  • Panel: Blockchain is Reshaping the Supply Chain Ecosystem – Moderated by Roberto Mancone, we.trade
  • Teaching Blockchain to University Students and Professionals – Approach, Experiences and Reflections – Imre Kocsis, Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Technical Track Sessions Preview:

  • Wrangling Hyperledger: Usability Lessons Learnt the Hard Way & Proposal For Steps Ahead – Sudheesh Singanamalla, Microsoft Research
  • How Consumers Are Taking Ownership of Their Digital Identity – Julie Esser, CULedger & Drummond Reed, Evernym
  • Blockchains in the Cloud – Nodes, Clusters, and Distributed Systems- Casey Kuhlman, Monax
  • Cryptography, Security Modelling, Privacy, and Confidentiality in Hyperledger – Hart Montgomery, Fujitsu Laboratories of America
  • Case Study: Santiago Stock Exchange Blockchain Lending Repository. How to Get a Blockchain Project in Production – Marco Alarcon & Andrés Araya, Bolsa Comercio Santiago

Keynote Speakers Include:

  • Alexis Gauba, Co-Founder, Mechanism Labs and She(256); R&D, Blockchain at Berkeley; R&D, ThunderCore
  • Leanne Kemp, Founder & CEO, Everledger
  • Bruce Schneier, Fellow and Lecturer at the Harvard Kennedy School

View the Full Schedule >> 

Register now to save up to $100 through September 30.

Venue

Basel Congress Center
MCH Messe Basel
Messeplatz | City Lounge Süd, Basel 4058 Switzerland
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Phone:
+41 58 206 28 28
Website:
https://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/hyperledger-global-forum-2018/program/cfp/?utm_source=hyperledger&utm_medium=web-referral&utm_campaign=gf18