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Blockchain: Unleashing the Power of Your Group


Blockchain made available as a cloud service is a transformational technology that unleashes the power of groups to create value in new and exciting ways. Come learn about many Blockchain use cases that are emerging, and how several new use cases actually incentivize positive behaviors that can save energy, reduce pollution, cut food waste, improve water quality and much more. Come hear from Canadian debit payment provider Interac's Blockchain expert on the business and technical factors leading to their success with Blockchain. Their story may surprise you, but their journey exploring this technology offers lessons all Blockchain projects will benefit from.

Core Curriculum Cloud Blockchain
Cloud and Data Campus Theater A
Wed (March 21), 2:30PM PT


Oscar Roque

AVP Digital Platform, Interac

Oscar Roque is the AVP, Mobile Platform and Products at Interac responsible for the digital commerce strategy. Previous to joining Interac, Oscar led strategy development and innovation in FinTech partnerships across several business areas including Retail Payments, Channels, and Personal & Small Business Banking for a major financial institution. Oscar speaks frequently to diverse groups about innovation and emerging technologies and has a passion for forward-thinking designs.

Jerry Cuomo

VP Blockchain Technology, IBM