Blockchain continues to be one of the hottest buzzwords in financial services, yet front page uses and success stories struggle to surface. In this session, Fred Hefer and Paul Van Siclen, start with a business focused, fifty-thousand foot introduction of the technology. Touching on core components they move to the real world of business challenges that can be addressed using Blockchain. Practical applications and current pilot projects are referenced to drive home the potential use cases.

But how do the worlds of Blockchain and Analytics meet? Paul Van Siclen dives into how Qlik is currently used to deliver world leading solutions. Fred explains how the distributed ledgers of Blockchain meets Qlik - as an independent and integrated data sources.

The explanation comes to life in a demo of transactional data from the Ripple platform. Ripple’s distributed financial technology enables banks to send real-time international payments across networks. Our Qlik Sense demo shows how practical analytics is executed on Blockchain data.

Key Speakers

Mike Sisk
Contributing Editor American Banker
Fred Hefer
CEO Pomerol Partners
Paul Van Siclen
Director of Market Development in Financial Services Qlik