Blockchain and Identity Management

The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Date & Time

Wednesday, Sep 12

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM


Concourse 152 Track 3


Today, industry experts disagree about the potential of using blockchain to control identity information. Some believe it will allow individuals to have complete control of their identity, and how they want to share personal information. While others emphasize that it would not be safe to store personal data on an inherently public platform.

This session will bring together industry experts to debate whether blockchain will be the best tool for managing identity information going forward.