MONSPACE And Over 60 Global Experts Gather At Blockchain Summit 2017 In London

On 28 November, MONSPACE attended the Blockchain Summit 2017 in Olympia, London. More than 60 speakers from around the world were present to discuss topics including banking and finance, insurance, health and wellness, entertainment and more. The speakers have in depth discussions on Monday, exploring and analysing the revolutionary implications of blockchain technology.

It’s a new chapter in the history of technological advancements: if the digital revolution brought us the internet and the abundance of information at our fingertips, then blockchain technology is the second wave of it, bringing us an abundance of value through the online world.

The Blockchain Summit 2017 saw experts from around the world, including former Prime Minister of Estonia Taavi Roivas, technical expert Peter Busch from Robert Bosch, Coindesk Editorial Producer Noelle Acheson, Spotify’s Business Development Manager Erik Beijnoff, Lloyds Banking Group’s Chief Software Engineer Ashley Patrick, Data Analyst Maggie Slowik from IDC, and more.

Issues discussed during the summit were comprehensive both in breadth and depth, covering topics such as Transforming the Architecture for Money Transfer, How is Blockchain Technology Disrupting the Music Industry, Reinventing insurance: Etherisc Decentralized Insurance, Is Blockchain the Answer to Healthcare’s Electronic Record Sharing Challenges, How Can Blockchain Help Develop Emerging Markets, Blockchain—The Solution for Supply Chain Transparency and more.

This summit also attracted global sponsors. Open Trading Network, American multinational technology company IBM, blockchain infrastructure provider BitFury Group, Zurich, Tesco, and Shell all had corporate representatives who spoke at the summit.

全球超过六十专家精英云集参与2017伦敦区块链峰会

11月28日(星期二),Monspace集团出席了位於伦敦奥林匹克(Olympia,London)主办的“区块链高峰会2017”(Blockchain Summit 2017),这场规模庞大的区块链高峰会聚集了超过六十位来自世界各地的主讲者,主讲者的工作领域十分多元,包括金融与银行丶保险业丶医疗与保健丶娱乐与休闲业等。主讲者们在为期一天的峰会上与各界进行深度交流,共同探讨区块链的变革与重要性。

回看整个科技的演变,第一代数位革命带给我们资讯丰富的网际网路,以区块链技术为基础的第二代数位革命,则带给我们充满价值的网际网路。

区块链是一项新科技,一种分散式的帐户,去中心化更具安全性。也就是经由将资讯加密,由节点共同验证,因而不再需要官方或者第三方中介机构验证;而此种节点运作,是建立在信任协定上,因此区块链称为“信任机器”。

2017年区块链峰会几个看点在於聚集了超过六十个来自世界各地不同领域的专家,爱沙尼亚(Estonia)前总理兼议会副主席罗伊瓦斯(Taavi Roivas)丶汽车零部件跨国企业罗伯特.博世(Robert Bosch)的机械专才兼该公司高级经理彼得(Peter Busch)丶知名比特币新闻网站CoinDesk内容总监诺儿(Noelle Acheson)丶知名音乐软件Spotify业务发展高级经理埃里克(Erik Beijnoff)丶英国四大银行劳埃德银行集团(Lloyds Banking Group)首席软件工程师阿什利(Ashley Patrick)丶知名国际数据资讯公司IDC首席数据分析师美琪(Maggie Slowik)等。

当天的主讲内容非常多元丰富,包括探讨区块链如何在根本上改变企业以及政府的作业模式丶区块链如何改变世界支付文化(Transforming the Architecture for Money Transfer)丶区块链颠覆现代音乐行业(How is Blockchain Technology Disrupting the Music Industry)丶重塑保险:Etherisc保险科技创业公司去中心化保险方案(Reinventing insurance: Etherisc Decentralized Insurance)丶区块链将改变医疗产业电子共享记录模式(Is Blockchain the Answer to Healthcare’s Electronic Record Sharing Challenges)丶区块链如何开发新兴市场(How Can Blockchain Help Develop Emerging Markets)丶区块链如何做到完全透明化(Blockchain - The Solution for Supply Chain Transparency)等等的课题。

另外,本次的高峰会亦吸引了全球知名的企业赞助,包括公开交易平台(Open Trading Network)丶美国跨国科技公司及谘询公司IBM丶比特币区块链基础建设供应商和交易处理公司BitFury Group等,而苏黎世保险(Zurich)丶乐购(Tesco)丶蚬壳(Shell)等是上届区块链高峰的主讲企业。