15:20 - 15:50

FMF / The Blockchain

Eitan Jankelewitz : Partner in the Digital Media Group at Sheridans:

Eitan will give an explanation of blockchains and their origins, from their first reference in the original bitcoin whitepaper to the current media hype and championing by financial institutions, IP creators and governments.  Eitan will give examples of their potential uses in the music and creative industries, examining the opportunities and challenges presented by this new technology.  Finally, Eitan will discuss the technical and legal implications of implementing blockchains in the real world, before making some predictions for the future.

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  • September 20, 2016
  • 15:20 - 15:50
  • FMF · Sala Maquinas