Blockchain technology has created a revolution in organizations around the world. A recent World Economic Forum report predicts that by 2029 11% of GDP will be stored on blockchain related infrastructure.
With blockchain, transactions and compliance can be made faster and easier. According to a report from PwC, 84% of executives surveyed said their companies are “actively involved” with blockchain technology.
The Executive Education program gives you the knowledge and tools you’ll need to create a blockchain strategy for your organization. You’ll also understand where blockchain is headed and how to capitalize on emerging trends.
In this session, we look at the history of blockchain and provide a non-technical overview of blockchain technology. We introduce decentralized ledgers, the premise of ‘trustless’ transactions and consider some of the potential security, legal and risk issues that arise from the technology through applied blockchain case studies.
This session provides executives with an introduction to cryptography and the mechanics of the cryptocurrency market and the altcoin, or ‘token’, economy. It introduces initial coin offerings (ICOs) as a method of capital-raising via the blockchain and looks at some of the regulatory and compliance risks associated with ICOs.
In this session, we introduce Ethereum and its role in facilitating ‘smart contracts’. We look at the value and role of smart contracts and discuss decentralized apps (Dapps). Through case studies, we consider the scope and limitations of blockchain technology.
This session analyses the ways in which blockchain disrupts specific industries as use cases. For these industries expected to face disruption, we discuss threats and opportunities for various companies and organizations. Potential strategies to mitigate risks and ways blockchain can be leveraged for competitive advantage will be discussed.
This session considers how blockchain will transform business processes and what future business models may look like in a decentralized world.
In this session, we introduce the challenge of governance and regulation in the blockchain sector, and discuss how executives can minimize the impact of lagging governmental regulation whilst leveraging the potential of blockchain technology.
This session considers some of the key challenges faced when leading blockchain project teams and a leadership methodology developed by Kingsland to address the specific needs of blockchain project teams.
In this session, we discuss implementation: how to develop a business case for your blockchain project, infrastructure and HR considerations, deploying your project and potential project costs.