KU Blockchain Institute - Cybersecurity Conference

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The Oread Hotel - Hancock Ballroom

1200 Oread Avenue

Lawrence, KS 66044

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The KU Blockchain Institute, in coordination with the KC Roundtable of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals, will host a conference focused on cybersecurity within the Supply Chain and Information Security industries.

We will explore cutting edge use-cases of new technologies that involve digital identity management, supply chain resilience, and the future of digital payments. We plan to educate our audience about digital ecosystems, trustworthy data structures, emerging technologies, and the increasing role cyber-attacks are playing in our global society.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided. There will also be a networking reception with a cash bar following the event.

Confirmed speakers include:

9:30am-10:10am: Dr. Dan ConwayAssociate Director of the Blockchain Center of Excellence and Teaching Professor of Cybersecurity at the University of Arkansas

10:15am-10:55am: Dale ChrystieBlockchain Strategist at FedEx and Chairman of the Blockchain in Transport Alliance Standards Council (BiTAS).

11:00am-12:00pm: Keynote Fireside Chat: Praveen RaoDigital Solutions Executive for IOT, Analytics, and Blockchain at IBM. Moderated by: Dr. Perry Alexander - AT&T Distinguished Professor of EECS, Director of the ITTC at KU

12:00pm-12:30pm: Lunch and Networking

12:35pm-1:15pm: Ethan Puchaty Chief Cyber Architect for the Military Space Line of Business at Lockheed Martin

1:20pm-2:00pm: Craig DeWittDirector of Products at Ripple Labs

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The Oread Hotel - Hancock Ballroom

1200 Oread Avenue

Lawrence, KS 66044

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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