have probably heard of blockchain, bitcoin and cryptocurrency. But do you know
the real impact it will have on our future society? Will it become the new
money? Is there more to it than just digital currency? Should your company be
investing resources for research and development? If so, how much and on what?
Who is already way out ahead of the curve and has an extensive patent portfolio
on the technology? Could it just be a fad that will soon fade away?
Blockchain in the Boardroom, entrepreneur, author and speaker, Jen
Wolfe, summarizes the hype about blockchain – why it matters, and what you
need to know in the boardroom about how it will affect business throughout
will provide a few highlights from her book including a layman’s approach to
understanding blockchain technology, an overview of what large corporations and
well-funded start-ups are doing with blockchain, how the potential blockchain
revolution compares to past paradigm shifts, what we can learn from it, and what
must happen for blockchain to become more than just hype and a practical
approach for your organization.
Jen is an entrepreneur, author,
speaker, global IP strategist, and consultant for boards and c-suite executives
on digital, cybersecurity, data privacy and emerging technologies. She is
an NACD corporate governance fellow and faculty member, is certified in
cybersecurity oversight, and a former GNSO Councilor of the Internet
Corporation for Assigned Names & Numbers.