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Virtual Event: Advance Blockchain for Enterprise

2018-12-04 - 2018-12-05
12:00 PM
Webinar - Online
Abira Altvater –

Register for IEEE Advance Blockchain for Enterprise and save $50 of the $295 regular price as an IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society member.

Right now, blockchain is reshaping industries in domains as varied as finance, healthcare, energy, supply chain, and the Internet of Things (IoT). Given the demand from engineers for professional development that helps smooth their upward career path, IEEE and the Solid-State Circuits Society is offering a live, virtual event, Advanced Blockchain for Enterprise, on 4 December 2018 and 5 December 2018 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm ET daily. Over the course of these two 1-hour sessions, attendees will gain a deeper understanding of recent enterprise-level innovations powered by blockchain plus much more!


Virtual Event Outline

  • The virtual event will run from 12:00PM-1:00PM EDT on both 4 December 2018 and 2015 and 5 December 2018. Registration includes access to both days, as well as access to all content on-demand for the 14 days following the event.

  • Registration is $295, however, SSCS members automatically receive a $50 discount when you register here.

Each session consists of in-depth video presentation, real-time interactive knowledge checks, and live Q&A with the presenter. Topics include:


Tuesday, 4 December 2018

  • High level technical comparison

  • Incremental innovation benefits and decentralization benefits

  • Public, Private and Hybrid blockchain model trends

  • Overview of use cases on Internet of Things and energy industries

  • Live Q&A

Wednesday, 5 December 2018

  • Financial Industry – ICO and Cryptocurrency briefing and latest on regulations

  • Smart Contracts – Benefits, challenges and implementations

  • Overview of use cases relevant to supply chain management and healthcare

  • Live Q&A


Upon successful completion of the post-event assessment, attendees will earn a digital certificate from IEEE along with 0.2 Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) / 2 Professional Development Hours (PDHs).


Primary Discussion Topics

  • Technical differentiation, benefits and uniqueness of the blockchain, with an emphasis on incremental implementation.

  • Developments by the big cloud providers, and the advantages and limitations of traditional databases versus blockchain systems.

  • Blockchain as the Internet of Value, including digitizing real assets, digital asset trading, agreements and smart contract deployments.


Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of both sessions, attendees will be able to:

  • Discern how blockchain is different from other similar technologies and what its unique advantages can provide.

  • Identify how blockchain applies to certain business use cases, and why that matters.

  • Explain recent enterprise-level innovations powered by blockchain, including use cases in supply chain, power and energy, finance and healthcare.

  • Recognize where the technology is going next, and ways to stay ahead of curve.


Virtual Benefits

  • Explore how blockchain technology can be used to solve problems and create real value for enterprises.

  • Review case examples of implementations of blockchain–both in development and in-use–that highlight how businesses incorporate blockchain into their organizational strategies.

  • Receive industry-leading knowledge and insights to help make the most informed decisions about blockchain-dependent businesses and operations.


Intended Audience

  • This event is designed for corporate executive leaders, engineers, entrepreneurs, and product and project managers considering incorporating blockchain into their organization’s strategy.

  • It is also ideal for anyone who manages innovation in big enterprises and wants to hear about the technical aspects of using this in-demand technology to impact an organization’s bottom line.

  • This event is not intended for blockchain developers or miners. However, developer consultants, seeking insight into customer questions and demands, may find this event highly valuable.


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