CoreNet Global Summit, Madrid 2018
Madrid | 25 - 27 September 2018 | NH Collection Madrid Eurobuilding
The largest gathering of corporate real estate professionals in Europe

Cryptocurrency, Blockchain Technology and the Applications for Corporate Real Estate

27 September 2018 | 09:00 - 10:00

Cryptocurrency, Blockchain Technology and the Applications for Corporate Real Estate

The hype surrounding cryptocurrencies has reached global pitch with the value of Bitcoin increasing over 1,000% in the past few years. As speculators & investors cash-in on the rapid rise in the price of cryptocurrencies, the question remains as to whether there might be practical, real-world application for this emerging technology. Many experts believe that the value of these new 'digital coins' lies not in their purchasing power, but in the blockchain technology that powers their platform. A blockchain is a list of records which are linked by protocols designed to ensure the security, authenticity and integrity of data. Blockchains can record transactions between two parties in a verifiable and permanent way, which could provide real application for the commercial real estate industry. Join this diverse group of industry experts as they look to exploit the uncertainties surrounding cryptocurrencies while uncovering practical applications for blockchain technology. 

Key Takeaways:

  • Describe how blockchain technology works in basic terms and identify potential applications for corporate real estate.
  • Learn various types of cryptocurrency in use and identify the latest trends in this emerging field.
  • Discover how cryptocurrency and blockchain technology can disrupt industries while creating a new method for ensuring the security, authenticity and privacy of data.  


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