NC Tech Talk Live: All About Blockchain

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Name: NC Tech Talk Live: All About Blockchain
Date: October 26, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM EDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

Event Partners:
Tech Talk Live: All About Blockchain

Presented in partnership with Business Innovation Growth (BIG) and TechWorks of Gaston County

Blockchain is a hot topic these days and more and more organizations are starting to use it.  Yet, it still is an elusive concept.  Come learn more about how many companies from the big enterprise organizations to smaller start-ups are incorporating Blockchain into their businesses. 
Keynote:  Blockchain 101
Alex Rosen, VP of Business Development, Blockchain Services - IT People

Panel #1:  Real World Blockchain for Business 

Alex Rosen, VP of Business Development, Blockchain Services - IT People
Gordon Haff, Technology Evangelist - Red Hat
Jai Arun, VP - Product Management, Strategy & Business Development - IBM
Dwayne Bradley, Technology Development Manager - Duke Energy

Panel #2: Use Cases for Blockchain  
Chris Elmore, Director - Product Strategy - AvidXchange
Brennan Bennett, COO - QBRICS
​Ben Hicks, Attorney - Forrest Firm
Tom Wilson, President and Lead Technologist - Jack Russell Software Innovation Center
Michael Johnson, Director of Innovation - Carolinas Healthcare System

Are you interested in serving on the panel? Please contact Tracy Sternberg.
Sponsorship:  Sponsorship opportunities (starting at $500) are available for both individual events and the program series view Sponsor Menu.  For more information, please email Tracy Sternberg

Event Sponsors:

Title Sponsor

Series Sponsors

Program Sponsor

Gold Sponsor


Gaston College- Kimbrell Campus
7220 Wilkinson Blvd.
Kimbrell Classroom Building Auditorium, Room 118
Belmont, NC 28012
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Date/Time Information:
8:30 am - Registration & Networking
9:00 am - Welcome Remarks
9:10 am - Keynote - Alex Rosen, IT People
9:30 am - Panel #1 - Real World Blockchain for Business Today
                  Panel Discussion
                  Audience Questions

10:30 am - Break
10:45 am - Panel #2 - Blockchain for Early Stage Companies

                    Panel Discussion
                   Audience Questions

11:45 am - Adjourn

Contact Information:
Mary Smith
This event is FREE and OPEN to the public.

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