Jan. 15, 2019: Blockchain - Best Thing Since the Invention of the Internet?
How confident are you in your understanding of blockchains? Does crypto-currency immediately spring to mind? Industrial blockchain (not to be confused with crypto-currencies) is being used by Walmart, Maersk, Rolls-Royce and other companies to keep track of assets and products through manufacturing and supply chain systems. Come learn about the different types of blockchain and their use cases. Learn what it takes to form a governance committee to run a consortium blockchain effort. Now is the time to get ahead of this wave.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Speaker: Mark Travis, CEO - Mark Travis & Company
Mark helps growth-oriented business leaders solve critical issues at the intersection of people, business process and technology. He does so through a succinct growth strategy coupled with a relentless focus on execution, utilizing innovative practices and technologies while mitigating associated risks. In the past three decades, Mark has helped global organizations create tens of millions of dollars of value and build products and services that delight their clients.He has worked with companies such as IBM, Coca Cola, Raytheon, McDonalds, Red Hat, and Georgia Tech to name a few. He has a BS from University of Maryland and an MBA from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University. He writes extensively and speaks about Value-Dynamics, Industry 4.0, transformational business models, new technologies and product management.
Location: Genuine Parts Company, 3100 Windy Hill Road SE, Atlanta, GA 30339
**Parking Update** All parking is now at the 2999 Wildwood Parkway deck. Guests should drive to the main building entrance, come down thru the circle in the front of the building and park in visitor parking. Once parked, walk towards the right side of the building (when facing it), take the stairwell down 1 flight, and come across the crosswalk to the 3100 building. The path is very clearly marked on the pavement.