Roop be featured at TedX Atlanta on March 15th, discussing this very topic. Roop will provide an introduction to blockchain and also share information on GSU’s Executive Education Blockchain Bootcamp, giving you a chance to delve deeper into this topic.
BLOCKCHAIN is one of the most hyped, least understood technologies in recent years.
Gartner considers blockchain to be in the “trough of disillusionment” – the promises are often touted as the next great disruption, the equivalent of the rise of the internet; however, there are few stories of actual enterprise adoption…..yet. As Gartner predicts, within the next three years, the current performance and technology challenges will be resolved and we will begin to see a growing number of enterprise deployments. This extend well beyond bitcoin and cryptocurrency to new models for data-sharing and peer-to-peer business management.
WHY should you care? As business leaders, we need to prepare for the impact that this technology will have on business processes, supply chain models, data management systems, and core infrastructure.
GSU J. Mack Robinson College of Business and its Executive Education Program is among the ONLY business schools to have officially embraced blockchain as a technology that is here to stay and is making strategic effort to offer programs for its business school students. There are an endless number of technology developer programs, but there is very little in the form of business education. This Executive Crunch event is designed to help provide our EMBA students and alumni with the foundational knowledge to understand the business impact of the technology behind the Great Buzzwords of 2018:
Join us on February 6th to understand more about the future impact of blockchain on your industry and business.