Clarence Wooten is the founder and CEO of STEAMRole, a mission-driven startup focused on helping the workforce of the future discover whom they can become and how to get there. He is a serial Internet entrepreneur whose been building Internet startups since 1997.
Australia’s Department of Health has partnered with blockchain startup Agile Digital and cloud provider Vault Systems to trial a blockchain platform that supports research on health data while maintaining privacy on citizen data.
During the project, the health department was able to use a blockchain platform built by Agile and Vault to notarize which researcher undertook data science experiments,
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has once again praised blockchain and said that the technology will play a huge role in agriculture.
Speaking at the convocation ceremony of Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agriculture Sciences and Technology in Jammu, Modi said that the country’s agriculture sector needs a facelift,
Japan-based Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the world’s fifth-largest financial institution, has teamed with cloud delivery platform Akamai Technologies to develop a new blockchain payment network.
Akamai Technologies provides cloud services for delivering, optimizing, and securing content and business applications over the Internet in the United States and internationally.
Blockchain platform Orbs has announced it has already raised more than $118 million to fund the development of its platform. The announcement was made at CoinDesk’s Consensus 2018 conference in New York.
Founded by Tal Kol, Uriel Peled and Daniel Peled,
The European Parliament has passed a blockchain resolution by the Industry, Research and Energy Committee, capturing solid support with 56 in favor and 3 opposed.
The blockchain resolution, titled “Distributed Ledger Technologies and Blockchains: Building Trust with Disintermediation,” was proposed by Eva Kaili,
Canadian blockchain firm Decentral has announced a new native token and a platform aimed at assisting newcomers in experiencing the blockchain space.
Founded in 2014, Decentral was created with the goal of fostering the next generation of disruptive and decentralized technologies.
Japan-based Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the world’s fifth-largest financial institution, is planning to test its own cryptocurrency, called MUFG Coin, as early as 2019.
MUFG Coin, which was first announced in 2016, is a cryptocurrency that customers will be able to use to make mobile payments in restaurants,
The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) is planning to develop a blockchain securities lending platform.
The project will bring together Israeli FinTech hub The Floor, Accenture, and Intel to develop the blockchain platform for the TASE. The project was born during a blockchain hackathon in March 2017 and quickly transitioned to a concrete opportunity.
The pilot was conducted on March 23, with participation from Banco Santander Corporate Services as the issuer’s agent and Santander’s blockchain lab.