Bringing Together Enterprises Who Are Leading The Way with Blockchain Technology.
The Blockchain Center of Excellence at the Sam M. Walton College of Business is hosting technology, industry and academic experts to share on Blockchain and related topics at the 100% Virtual and 100% FREE 2020 Blockchain for Business Conference.
Attendees will not only learn from world-class leaders who are creating the internet of value, but have the opportunity to connect in unique 1:1 video calls and chats with fellow participants and sponsoring companies using AI matching technology. Together, we will explore how decentralized information and value exchange online is transforming real businesses today.
Our 2020 keynotes, panelists, and industry breakout sessions will address open frameworks and tools, enterprise mindshifts, evolving regulation, ecosystem building and much more. Conference participants will be exposed to different forms of blockchain, including public, private, permissioned, and hybrid solutions. Simply RSVP below and the link will be sent to you before the Conference!
Diverse breakout tracks covering areas such as pharmaceutical supply chain tracking, food safety initiatives, Blockchain analytics and AI, and U of A academic research.
C-suite Executives and Directors answer questions about how blockchain projects are initiated and currently operating, and where will they realistically be in the next year?
Blockchain engineers and solution providers answer questions for enterprises seeking to implement distributed ledger technology and how to differentiate from the competition.
Blockchain, Cryptocurrency & Smart Contracts Pioneer
Executive Director, Hyperledger Blockchain Project, Linux Foundation
Head of Trade and Supply Chain at R3
Chief Operations Officer at JB Hunt Transport
Dr. Zach Steelman
Assistant Professor at University of Arkansas
Blockchain US Executive (Retail, Consumer Products, Air, Truck, Rail), IBM
Dr. Shivendu Shivendu
Asst. Professor at The Paul Merage School of Business, University of California, Irvine
Archana Mehta Sristy
Sr. Director Software Engineering, Walmart
Dr. Mary Lacity
Professor and Executive Director for the Blockchain Center of Excellence
Technical Lead & Solutions Architect, IBM Food Trust
Dr. Kiran Garimella
Chief Scientist and CTO, KoreConX Digital Securities
CEO at Heifer Project International
Blockchain Strategist at Fedex, BiTA Standards Council Chairman
Dr. Daniel Conway
Associate Director of the Blockchain Center of Excellence & Teaching Professor, University of Arkansas
Principal and Global Innovation Leader, EY
Co-author of Blockchain Revolution and Co-founder, BRI
Dr. Carol Goforth
Securities Law Professor, University of Arkansas
Colonel James Regenor
Founder and President at VeriTX
Dr. Matt Waller
Dean of the Sam M. Walton College of Business
Sr. Director of Applied Innovation & Digital Transformation, Microsoft
VP of IT Architecture, Emerging Technology & Analytics at Tyson Foods
Director, Blockchain Research Institute
Head of Policy and Communications, LIBRA Association
Founder and Interim President, Beefchain.io
Founder and CEO, iDatafy; Smartresume
Senior Economist at Algorand
Vice President of Finance Innovation at Heifer International
Dr. Remko Van Hoek
Executive Advisor procurement, Professor Walton College of Business, Executive Director CSCMP Supply Chain Hall of Fame
The 2020 Blockchain for Business Conference will be hosted on a virtual conferencing platform called Brella.io. Brella is a world leader in online events and offers unique attendee experiences like intent-based networking recommendations using Artificial Intelligence. The BCoE believes Brella will offer the best user experience to our stakeholders.