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Dubai event to demonstrate future blockchain opportunities for enterprises

Dubai event to demonstrate future blockchain opportunities for enterprises

The Future Blockchain Summit is the world’s first inspirational festival of global blockchain adoption across all industries

An event held in Dubai will help decode the multibillion dollar opportunities in Blockchain.

The Future Blockchain Summit 2018, hosted by the Smart Dubai Office at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC)  from May 2 to 3, is set to demonstrate how blockchain technology is set to transform the world.

Brian Behlendorf, Executive Director of Hyperledger, Linux Foundation; Maja Vujinovic, Chief Innovation Officer, General Electric; and Chris Ballinger, CFO and Head of Mobility Services, Toyota Research Institute, are among 80 elite speakers.

Dr. Aisha Bin Bishr, Director General, Smart Dubai Office, said: “Smart Dubai Office is pleased to be the official host of the Future Blockchain Summit, the world’s first inspirational festival of global blockchain adoption across all industries.

“Organised in partnership with the Dubai World Trade Centre, the summit is the focal point for global dialogue and will act as an experiential showcase of the far reaching progress, opportunities and impact of blockchain.

“With the mandate to deliver a city powered by blockchain by 2020, Dubai welcomes global tech visionaries, government policy-makers, business leaders and pioneers to share their experiences and forge international alliances.”

Smart Dubai Office is the government entity mandated to deliver the ambitious Dubai Blockchain Strategy in partnership with the Dubai Future Foundation.