Blockchain Symposium at North Carolina A&T State University

The Willie A. Deese College of Business and Economics will host a Blockchain Symposium on September 26, 2020 via Zoom from 9:00am -12:00pm and 1:00pm-5:00. Registration fees for HBCU faculty, staff, and students is being covered by a grant from The FinTech Center (https://fintech.morgan.edu/). The symposium will feature the following workshops:

  • “Introduction to Blockchain,” Dr. Brandis Phillips of North Carolina A&T State University
  • “Cryptography and Data Security,” Dr. Gurpreet Dhillon of University of North Carolina Greensboro
  • “The Blockchain System and Cryptocurrency,” Dr. Sandra Johnson of North Carolina A&T State University
  • “Public Blockchains vs. Private Blockchains vs. Hybrid Blockchain,” Dr. Alex Yap of North Carolina A&T State University
  • “Monetary Issues with Open Public Blockchain Systems,” Dr. Alfredo Romero of North Carolina A&T State University
  • “Supply Chain shifting to Cloud Computing and Blockchain,” Dr. Amit Malhan of North Carolina A&T State University
  • “Teaching Blockchain,” Dr. Caleb Bradberry of Radford University

HBCU faculty, staff, and students may register at the following link:

https://ncat.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8tOIy3YHXoHuSNL

Symposium Organizers

Dr. Sherrie Drye, Interim Chair, Department of Business Information Systems and Analytics
sldrye@ncat.edu

Dr. Alexander Yap, Associate Professor, Department of Business Information Systems and Analytics
ayyap@ncat.edu

Dr. Stephanie Kelly, Associate Professor, Department of Business Information Systems and Analytics
sekelly@ncat.edu