Boston | Oct 14 - 17, 2018 | John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Conv. Ctr
The hype surrounding cryptocurrencies reached global pitch with the value of Bitcoin increasing over 1,000% in the past few years. As speculators and investors cash-in on the rapid rise in the price of cryptocurrencies, the question remains as to whether there are there practical, real-world applications for this emerging technology? Many experts believe that the value of these 'digital coins' lies not in their purchasing power, but in the blockchain technology that powers their platform. As we look to what's next, Blockchain technology has applications for the Internet of Things (IoT) in that it provides a high degree of security for data in which various devices can interact. A diverse group of experts will look to exploit the uncertainties surrounding cryptocurrencies while uncovering practical applications for blockchain technology in corporate real estate.