CoreNet Global Summit, Boston 2018
Boston | Oct 14 - 17, 2018 | John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Conv. Ctr
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Cryptocurrency, Blockchain Technology, and Applications for Corporate Real Estate

October 16, 2018 | 11:45 - 12:30

Cryptocurrency, Blockchain Technology, and Applications for Corporate Real Estate

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. 

Key Takeaways:

  • Describe how blockchain technology works in basic terms and identify potential applications for corporate real estate.
  • List various examples 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.