Open Source Summit North America - Symposium: Decentralized Innovations of Today

April 15 1:30 PM-5:00 PM PST



Time: 1:30 – 5:00pm
Location: Seattle Convention Center | Summit
Registration Cost: $10 [Free for All Hyperledger community members with code - (HYPERLEDGER)

Join us for a 3.5-hour symposium hosted by the Hyperledger Foundation, focusing on the pivotal themes of decentralization, identity and multi-party systems. “”Decentralized Innovations of Today”” convenes leading experts and practitioners in blockchain and distributed ledger technology to explore and discuss the latest advancements, applications, and deployments in the field. This symposium is a unique opportunity to delve into how Hyperledger technologies are driving innovation and solving real-world problems across various sectors.


  • Insightful Discussions: Engage with thought leaders and innovators sharing their experiences and visions for the future of decentralized technologies.
  • In-depth Learning: Gain a deeper understanding of decentralized identity, the mechanics and implications of tokenization and more.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded professionals and potential collaborators.
  • Emerging Trends: Discover the latest trends, research, and projects within the Hyperledger ecosystem and the broader field of blockchain technology.

This symposium is designed for a diverse audience, including technology leaders, blockchain developers, business strategists, policy makers, and researchers interested in the impact of decentralized technologies on various aspects of business and society


> Decentralized Trust : A perspective on the future of decentralization and its potential to reshape industries, governance, and societal structures and how open source is at the center of it all. - Hart Montgomery, CTO, Hyperledger

> Decentralized Identity - Deployments and Opportunities 

A deep dive into the world of decentralized digital identities, privacy concerns, regulatory implications, and the Hyperledger projects addressing these issues.

  • Overview of Decentralized Identity - Heather Dahl, CEO Indicio
  • Fireside Panel  with: 
    • Naoki Yagita, Marketing, Business Development & Investment Manager, Dai Nippon Printing Co.,Ltd. [DNP]
    • Nancy Norris, Senior Director, ESG & Digital Trust, BC Ministry of Energy, Mines and Low Carbon Innovation

> Tokenization Bridging Digital and Real-World Assets for Enhanced Efficiency

Exploring how open-source technologies enable the transformative role of tokenization, bridging digital and real-world asset management, enhancing efficiency, and fostering new investment and ownership opportunities across both physical and digital realms

  • Overview of tokenization projects at Hyperledger Foundation 
  • Fireside Panel with:
    • Altin Hoxha, Global Head of DLT and Blockchain Engineering - Innovation Labs, Digital Assets and Tokenization at Citi
    • Akshaya Ravi, Vice President at KrypC
    • Steve Albonico, Technology Innovation Strategy Manager at Accenture

> Plus Presentations and Demos by:

  • Citi Bank
  • Indicio
  • Govt of British Columbia


All Attendees will receive a digital Credly badge and free Hyperledger themed swag!

How to Register: Pre-registration is required. To register for this event, add it to your Open Source Summit North America registration.

Hyperledger community members save 20% on  Open Source Summit North America using code: OSSNA24MINI20


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