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BlockHash LIVE 2018: Global Blockchain Summit in Kerala

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Written by kasadmin
  • BlockHash Live 2018 is a global blockchain summit organized by Kerala Blockchain Academy (KBA) at Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram from 6 to 8 December, 2018.
  • Block Hash Live is organized with the ambitious vision of bringing together world renowned blockchain experts and the technology enthusiasts to a common platform for the exchange of ideas and leading discussions on making use of this new technology for public good.
  • The meet will also look into the possibilities for the companies using blockchain to step up their presence in Kerala. The government also plans to make Kerala the Blockchain hub of India in the distant future.
  • Various discussions will be held on how to take local entrepreneurship to global level through blockchain technology, and how foreign institutions, including banks, are effectively making use of this technology.
  • This summit offers a rare opportunity for the global businesses in blockchain to look into expansion of their operations in Kerala in particular and India in general.

KERALA BLOCKCHAIN ACADEMY

  • Kerala Blockchain Academy(KBA), is an initiative of Government of Kerala, under Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management –Kerala with many international collaborations.
  • Its main aim and vision is to explore the potential of the Blockchain Technology for achieving public good by promoting research, development and entrepreneurship.
  • Since its inception in 2017, globally-recognized vibrant ecosystem of KBA has been offering certification programs, R&D activities and consultancy.
  • KBA offers a massive in-person training program aiming to create a vast pool of 25,000 blockchain professionals within next three years in Kerala under the Accelerated Blockchain Competency Development (ABCD) program of K-DISC.

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