Illinois Blockchain Initiative Creates Birth Registration Pilot

Announcements, Blockchain | September 1, 2017 By:

The Illinois Blockchain Initiative has teamed with blockchain identity startup Evernym to digitize the birth registration process using blockchain technology.

The Illinois Blockchain Initiative was formed by a consortium of Illinois state and county agencies in November, 2016. The initiative’s mission is to explore how innovations presented by blockchains and distributed ledger technology (DLT) can be leveraged to create more efficient,