What? Where? Why? How?: Answering Your Questions About Blockchain and Local Government

Session Time: 
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:10pm
Field of Study: 
Information Technology
Level: 
Intermediate
Description: 

Blockchain, cyber currency, and practical applications of distributed ledger technology. While government adoption of this technology has been limited thus far, it holds much promise for the future. This session will provide an overview of blockchain technology as well as a discussion of actual applications and what all finance officers need to know about future potential impacts on financial management.

Speakers: 
Moderator
Founder and CEO
Neighborly
Speaker
Deputy Clerk for Policy
Cook County, IL