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Advancing Food Safety with Blockchain: How Walmart is leading the way
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19 November, 2019 + 1 more

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC

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3:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC

Advancing Food Safety with Blockchain: How Walmart is leading the way

Speaker: Ron Quaranta

  • Format

    Webcast

  • Level

    Basoc

  • Duration

    1h

This webcast will provide accounting and finance professionals with insight into one of the most profound and transformative blockchain use cases today and the impact it will have throughout the entire global food supply chain.

Learning outcomes

  • Recognize how blockchain is contributing to advancing food safety
  • Recall the net impact of this transformative technology on the global supply chain.
  • Recall current examples of blockchain technology, the challenges and issues that arise and how it will affect the global economy.

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£49.00 (CIMA members only)

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Product information

Overview

Gain a real-world understanding of how blockchain is impacting the global food supply chain by increasing end-to-end traceability, auditability and transparency of provenance.

When food says organic, does it really mean organic?

As a consumer, how can we know for sure?

Learn more about how Walmart is leading the way to advancing food safety by using blockchain: building trust and ensuring that our food supply is traceable and safe.

#Key Topics

  • Brief overview of the basic concepts behind blockchain technology.
  • How blockchain is directly contributing to advancing food safety.
  • The net impact of this transformative change throughout the supply chain.
  • Current examples of blockchain usage in global food supply chain.
  • Challenges and issues with use of blockchain technology for global food supply chain; privacy, governance, regulation and integration.
  • Future plans and how this will affect the global economy.
  • How to keep up on changes in global food supply chain.

Professional development

This Webcast offers 1 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Programme level:Basoc
Duration:1h
Format:Webcast
Access:This is a live event. You will have access to webcast on the date/time of broadcast and the archive for 3 months after the broadcast date.

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£49.00 (CIMA members only)

£59.00

VAT calculated on checkout

Speaker

  • Ron Quaranta

    Ron is an recognized expert in the area of blockchain innovation, particularly its impact on the world of financial markets. He has over 25 years of experience in the financial services and technology sectors, and currently serves as Chairman of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance, a non-profit trade association promoting the education and adoption of blockchain technology across financial markets. Prior to this, Ron served as CEO of DerivaTrust Technologies, a pioneering software and communications provider of secure transaction and information platforms for financial market participants. Before this he held a variety of senior roles at Thomson Reuters, the global news and information firm, culminating as Global Head of Trading Analytics.