The BlockchainHub is Co-Chairing IBM CASCON17 Blockchain Workshop


CASCON is a premier industrial and academic conference in computer science and software engineering. Hosted by IBM Advanced Studies and IBM Canada Laboratory, CASCON attracts developers, researchers, innovators, technologists and decision makers from a variety of sectors including academia, industry, and government. all come together to discover and discuss technology trends, share knowledge, form collaborations, write proposals, present papers, exhibit prototypes and showcase products.

Blockchain has received a significant amount of analyst and press attention over the last few years as this emerging technology holds significant potential. Use cases are many and varied: ranging from programmable cryptocurrencies to property deeds management to provenance tracking to voting records.  With a promising future to disrupt the current value chains and the society, We are hosting a full-day workshop on this topic at CASCON17.


CASCON 2017 Blockchain Chairs

  • Omid Sadeghi (Director of The BlockchainHub)
  • Hans-Arno Jacobsen (Chair of Computer Science,University of Toronto)
  • Volodymyr Paprotski (IBM Canada)