Wednesday, October 28, 2020

UBRI Connect Virtual – Day 2, Part 1

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UBRI Connect Virtual is a multi-day conference around global time-zones that will showcase blockchain initiatives and accelerate academia’s collaborative involvement in the ecosystem. The event will feature talks from Ripple CEO, Brad Garlinghouse, CTO David Schwartz and industry wallet and exchange partners, in addition to US Representatives.

The conference agenda will explore major themes like the Internet of Value (IOV), governance, real-world applications, blockchain for good and academic research on security and interoperability. Deep-dive sessions will highlight engineering, business and legal/regulatory advancements.

For the 2nd year, we are bringing together academia and enterprise, to provide an outlet to source new innovation and expand on current implementations.