Blockchain technology is sweeping across the business world in a way that we haven't seen since the dot com era. Industries as diverse as finance, supply chain, internet of things, and artificial intelligence/machine learning will all be reshaped because of the power of blockchain technology. This session will provide an overview of blockchain technology and move into the most relevant examples of how the technology is changing the accounting industry. It will be well worth waking up early (or staying up super-late) for.
• Understand what a blockchain is.
• Understand why it matters to the accounting industry.