Blockchain: A guide for the perplexed

When: 11th Dec 2018, 18:30 - 11th Dec 2018, 21:00
Where: University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1LY
Town/City: Wolverhampton
Organiser: BCS Wolverhampton Branch
Price: Free to attend for both BCS Members and non-members
Further Information: Further Information

Details:

This talk will cover:

  • An introduction to the topic of Blockchain - what it is, what it does
  • Why all the hype about Blockchain?
  • Why it is interesting?
  • What can we do with blockchain?

About the speaker:

Herb Daly is an academic who specialises Enterprise Systems. He is based at the Wolverhampton Cyber Research Institute. In 2018 he was made an IBM Champion for System Z, one of the first to be awarded in Europe. His industry background is in systems modelling and development. He has been involved with Blockchain projects since 2015 and hosted the first UK Hackathon based on Hyperledger Fabric.

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