The companies dealing with Blockchain are quite aware of the blockchain pacing their way leaving the rest organizations behind. They want to be the leader of the curve, finding ways to innovate their business and this space as a whole.
Moreover, Blockchain works on lots of amazing uses cases and applications, however, at the same time, it cannot solve each and every world’s problems. We can see it as an amazing tool to go a long way towards enhancing the world of cryptocurrency. Let’s check out the recent news about blockchain:
WWF Releases Blockchain Tool For Monitoring Food Supply Chain
World Wildlife Fund from Australia today unveils the launch of a supply chain tool which is utilizing blockchain. This platform will basically let businesses as well as consumers to monitor their food items. The new platform is OpenSC which seems a partnership product between BCG Digital Ventures and WWF firm.
What if you knew exactly how sustainable your food is, just by scanning a QR code with your phone? With OpenSC, you can.#OpenSC is a revolutionary digital platform developed by WWF-Australia and @BCGDV that allows you to track a product along its entire supply chain. Here's how pic.twitter.com/uKwpeGqTcB
— WWF_Australia (@WWF_Australia) January 17, 2019
Blockchain Will Nurture The Medical Research
David Schweikert decides to reintroduce the “Forward Act”, which will authorize the National Institutes of Health. This is said to perform a blockchain pilot with regards to removing valley fever, also a fungal lung infection making bones, eyes, skin, and brain worse.
This pilot program will let three hospitals to operate with the NIH receiving faster access towards clinical data required for research also securing patient privacy. Moreover, he says:
We want to do less theoretical work and more case studies of this [technology] works
Banking Sector Gets A Boost By Blockchain
Recently, the China Banking Association familiar as CBA launches a new blockchain support initiative targeting trade finance. There are various banks that show interest with this idea like Postal Savings Bank of China, HSBC, China Merchants Bank, etc.
Apart from these banks, there is a blockchain firm- ShareRing, through which users can reserve to receive a rental vehicle. They also partnered with Keaz, basically a car-sharing platform.
SAP Announced That It’s Pharmaceutical Blockchain Is Now Live
Today, the SAP launches its blockchain solution which entitles as SAP Information Collaboration Hub for Life Sciences. This platform is now live dedicating for pharmaceutical supply chain in the U.S. This SAP blockchain solution offers the satisfaction for user need with interoperability towards the trading partners, their solutions and U.S. DSCSA compliance.
The Conference On Cryptocurrency And Blockchain Is Ready For New Orleans
The conference dubs as “Crypto Current Conference” which is set for March 14 and 15 2019 at the Jazz Market of New Orleans. The speakers are Carl Fravel with Decentraland, Sterlin Lujan with Bitcoin.com, as well as Jacob Pouncey with Saxo Bank.
Richard Carthon at Carthon Enterprises is the owner of this Crypto Current platform. Moreover, they hope above 300 participants to attend and learn in details regarding current topics and ongoing projects. The press release say:
The conference aims to bridge the gap between people that are new to crypto and thought leaders in the space.