Technical Co-Sponsors: IEEE Blockchain Initiative and IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section
Blockchain technology is anticipated to become one of the major disruptive technologies in the 21st century. According to the World Economic Forum, blockchain is expected to account for 10% of world GDP by 2025. Blockchain is the backbone of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Currently, the technology is going through a rapid adoption phase in the fintech industry and has an immense potential to disruptively transform IoT, energy, supply chain, manufacturing, healthcare, government, and more. This session will focus on state-of-the-art blockchain development platforms and emerging industrial applications.