Posts tagged for “Blockchain”

Disruptive IT Trends

Using Blockchain Technology to Combat Human Slavery

June 19th, 2019

Human trafficking has rightfully become an urgent issue around the world. International human rights organizations estimate that 2.4 million people have become enslaved and exploited, primarily women and children. They are victims of sex trafficking, slave labor, forced begging, domestic servitude, forced marriage and even organ harvesting. Most endure inhumane living conditions.

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Executive Conversations

Making the World a Safer Place

May 14th, 2019

The Easter bombings in Sri Lanka last month reminded all of us that the world can be a pretty scary place. And of course, it’s not just senseless ideological violence in Colombo, San Diego and Christchurch that are cause for worry.

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Disruptive IT Trends

Finding Blockchain’s Value in the Enterprise

April 24th, 2019

Blockchain is among the most exciting technological advances to emerge in a generation — “on the lips of every business leader,” as Gartner says. Yet for all the attention, blockchain remains a digital phenomenon that is as puzzling as it is promising — something that’s talked about far more often than it's understood.

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Life Sciences and Healthcare

Pharma’s Black Box and the Potential of Blockchain

October 31st, 2018

The pharmaceutical supply chain is in a state of disruption. Drugs intended to help, heal, and save are being compromised every day – and the patients who depend on them are the ones who suffer. Technology offers a way to address the security and visibility risks that prevent valuable pharmaceuticals from reaching their intended market. Blockchain, in particular, holds the keys to the supply chain revolution.

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