Past sibos: Toronto 2017

Does Blockchain technology alleviate security concerns or create new challenges?

19 October 2017
09:30 to 10:30
Main conference session Conference Room 2

Does Blockchain technology alleviate security concerns or create new challenges

Security Maven
Hyperledger
Moderator
Senior Digital Strategist, Head of Blockchain/DLT initiative, Digital Innovation Department
Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.
Chief Information Officer
CLS
Head of Digital Transformation, Corporate & Investment Banking BBVA
BBVA
President
Chain
CEO
Digital Asset

According to some, blockchain is one of the hottest and most intriguing technologies currently in the market. Similar to the rising of the internet, blockchain could potentially disrupt multiple industries, including financial services. Are there lingering cyber security concerns that need to be addressed before the general public or regulators will trust blockchain solutions? During this session, experts will explore whether the shared nature of blockchain helps or hinders security.