Insureblocks is a dedicated weekly podcast on blockchain, smart contracts and distributed ledger technology (DLT)
Ep. 168 – IDunion a European decentralised identity management platform
IDunion is a new European decentralised identity management platform that is promising to bring user centric digital identity with privacy at its core. In this podcast we had Adrian Doerk – Product manager at Lissi and communication & Public relations at IDunion, walk us through IDunion. What is blockchain? For Adrian, blockchain is just...
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Ep. 167 – Empowering individual’s consent using NFTs and blockchain – insights from Acoer
Jim Nasr, is the CEO of Acoer, a software development company whose vision, and work is all about building useful, usable, real time technologies that are fundamentally targeted at the healthcare industry. Jim was the former chief software architect at the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States. In this podcast...
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Ep. 166 – PharmaLedger – the Pharmaceutical Blockchain Consortium
In January 2020, 12 global pharmaceutical companies and 17 public and private entities; including technical, legal, regulatory, academia, research organisations and patient representative organisations, got together to form PharmaLedger, the pharmaceutical blockchain consortium. Joining us for this podcast is Daniel Fritz, PharmaLedger Industry Project Leader and Supply Chain Domain Architect at Novartis and Marco Cuomo,...
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Ep. 165 – Cross blockchain ecosystem collaboration – insights from Contour & MineHub
Arnoud Star Busmann, CEO of MineHub and Carl Wegner, CEO of Contour join us in this exciting podcast to discuss their cross blockchain ecosystem collaboration. Arnoud and Carl share their insights on how to identify opportunities for cross ecosystem collaboration based on customer overlaps and data to ultimately build an experience that will delight the...
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Ep. 164 – Tokenisation of Assets and Potential Implications for Financial Markets – OECD Report
Asset tokenisation has become one of the most prominent use-cases of distributed ledger technologies (DLTs) in financial markets, for assets including securities, commodities and other non-financial assets. For this podcast we had Iota Nassr, Economist and Policy Analyst at the OECD, join us to discuss her recent OECD report on the tokenisation of assets and...
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Ep. 163 – Enabling an open mobility ecosystem – Insights from bloXmove
Harry Behrens – bloXmove co-founder. Harry was until recently the Head of the Daimler Mobility Blockchain Factory where they built a mobility blockchain platform. Harry describes himself as a software guy. Now, along with his co-founder Sophia Rodiger, he has performed a management buyout of the Daimler Mobility Blockchain Platform which is the core of...
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Ep. 162 – Komgo – rethinking blockchain in trade finance
Souleima Baddi is the CEO of Komgo, an innovative platform that powers trade networks. In this podcast we discussed the challenges of bringing blockchain to the trade finance industry. Souleima shared her insights on how to manage the need to bring user value immediately whilst dealing with both tech and user issues for adopting blockchain....
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Ep. 161 – ClaimShare a use case in confidential computing
Chaim Finizola is the ClaimShare Director and the head of business development for emerging markets over at IntellectEU. In this podcast we discuss ClaimShare’s confidential computing solution built on top of R3’s Conclave and Corda Enterprise platform for the detection and prevention of “double dipping” fraud in the insurance industry which runs in the several...
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Ep. 160 – NFTs an opportunity for the financial industry?
Charles Kerrigan – Partner & Global Head of Fintech at CMS. Charles spends his time looking at what do new technologies mean for the industries that their clients work in from financial institutions to fintechs, crypto firms, and blockchain protocols. In this podcast we take a comprehensive look at NFTs and their impact on the...
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- Pat Kelahan on Ep. 160 – NFTs an opportunity for the financial industry?
- Deshabandhu Bar on Ep. 152 – Blockchain insurance innovation – insights from Tata Consultancy Services
- Akeo - Blockchain Consultancy on Ep.20 – The Journey from Bitcoin to Enterprise Blockchain
- MANANA MICHEAL GODFREY on Ep. 140 – How Shell is using blockchain in the Energy Industry?
- Peter Scott on Ep. 128 – Blockchain Supporting Nature’s Solution to Climate Change – Insights from the IMF
Ep. 178 – SDX – SIX’s regulated digital asset exchange platform
Michele Curtoni heads the strategy and new business development at SDX, SIX’s regulated digital asset exchange platform, which is part of the SIX Financial Group, the financial market infrastructure of Switzerland. In this podcast we discuss a wide range of topics from wholesale CBDC projects, cryptocurrencies and a lot more from the optic of a...
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