Ethereum, Wanxiang Announce Combined Devcon Blockchain Week for Sep 2016

The Ethereum Foundation and Wanxiang Blockchain Labs announced today dates for their joint International Blockchain Week in Shanghai, September 19–24, 2016. Both Ethereum’s Devcon and Wanxiang Blockchain Labs’ Global Blockchain Summit were sold out in 2015 so...

Why Insurance Needs Distributed Ledgers

The insurance industry is in a state of disruption. Customers are becoming frustrated with some elements of their interactions with insurance. They find that the product innovation doesn’t keep up with the digital landscape, which...

How Can Blockchain Technology Impact the Gambling Industry?

At today's GamCrowd London Technology Week event on gambling technology, conference attendees will have the opportunity to learn from a panel of blockchain experts on the topic "How is Block Chain technology impacting the...

CHAIN-FINANCE to Assess Potential Blockchain Disruption of Global Insurance Industry

CHAIN-FINANCE, a provider of news, research & events on blockchain technologies for global financial services, today announced that its next "Blockchain in Finance" seminar will assess how blockchain technology might impact the global insurance...

BAFT Selects Ripple Global Sales VP to Future Leaders Program

The Banker’s Association for Foreign Trade (BAFT), a global financial services association for international transaction banking, has selected Ripple's VP of Global Sales and Client Relations Nilesh Dusane its first BAFT Future Leaders Program. BAFT...

European Digital Currency & Blockchain Forum Holds Conference in European Parliament

The newly formed European Digital Currency & Blockchain Forum (EDCAB) held a conference this week inside the European Parliament. EDCAB hosted major financial institutions like Barclays and Nasdaq, leaders from the digital currency and blockchain...

Coinprism, Factom Present at Coinsilium London Blockchain Tech Lab

This week Coinsilium held its Blockchain Tech Lab in London. A variety of speakers from different blockchain related companies have presented to audiences at Runway East about the workings of the technology and benefits...

Gem Introducing Blockchain Technology to Healthcare

Gem and BTC Media have announced Gem as the title sponsor for Distributed: Health in Nashville, TN, a conference exploring the possibilities blockchain brings to healthcare. Distributed: Health aims to bring blockchain technology and healthcare industry...

Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Prague Taking Place on May 19th

On May 19th , Prague will host Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Prague, a platform for financiers, entrepreneurs and IT developers working with cryptocurrency and blockchain. The program includes a conference divided into two thematic streams...

Coinsilium’s Blockchain Tech Lab for Developers Debuts 11-17 April 2016

Coinsilium, a London-based blockchain tech investment firm, is holding its first Blockchain Tech Lab from 11 to 17 April 2016. The lab is a week-long comprehensive, intensive blockchain tech course and hackathon for developers. We...