German Consulting Firm Camelot launches Blockchain

German Camelot Consulting Group has advanced a Blockchain-based resolve for medical data management, as it was reported by Cointelegraph auf Deutsch
10 April 2018   225

The firm aims to suggest the healthcare industry a secure digital platform for the exchange of patient data using its Hypertrust X-Chain data management system. It aims to ensure all customers that are authorized to participate in the therapy process with decentralized Blockchain-based data storage.

According to the company report, all data operations are encrypted and kept on an unchangeable Blockchain and will be performed directly between the authorized participants. It will also let the "integration of partner systems", "real-time temperature, location and quality control as well as reliable proof of origin".

In order to illustrate the merits of the new system in comparison to conventional methods, Camelot Consulting Group uses the sample of extracorporeal cell therapies in which patients' cells are removed and processed in a compound, multistage process.

Hypertrust X-Chain's closed-loop produce chain approach precludes any mess or misuse of samples and data during therapy. The system matured by Camelot Consulting Group is exactly one of an even longer list of Blockchain projects for data management. Chile's national energy regulatory organization declared some days ago that it will manage national energy sector data through an Ethereum-based platform.

Polish major bank PKO Bank Polski recently confirmed its purpose to introduce a Blockchain-based storage and verification system for the administration of its customers` documents.

Audi is also presently testing its own Blockchain technology for maintaining physical and financial distribution processes in international logistics.

Consensus 2018 summit to be held in New York City

4th annual blockchain technology summit - Consensus 2018, will take place in New York City on May 14-16
22 April 2018   37

CoinDesk has announced its 4th annual blockchain technology summit Consensus 2018 on May 14-16 at the New York Hilton Midtown. Along with the discussions on the blockchain technology, the event is going to feature a hackathon, PoW pitch competition and a scholarship award in a partnership with Zcash. Title sponsors of the event include bloq, Deloitte, Ledger, Octagon Strategy and SONM.

Consensus 2018 will feature 250+ speakers and 4,000+ attendees from the leading industry startups, investors, financial institutions, enterprise tech leaders, and academic and policy groups who are building the foundations of the blockchain and digital currency economy. Among the notable speakers there will be Blockstack co-founder Dr. Muneeb Ali, J.P.Morgan blockchain program lead Amber Baldet, eToro CEO and founder Yoni Assia, Hyperledger executive director Brian Behlendorf, ConsenSys founder Steve Cerveny, Athena Capital founder Meltem Demirors and many others.

The full 3-day agenda of the event can be found here.