(Final date TBC) What is blockchain and what are its implications and opportunities the sports sector

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(Final date TBC) What is blockchain and what are its implications and opportunities the sports sector

August 22 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

One of the most potentially transformative new technologies to emerge over the last decade is arguably one of the most misunderstood. Blockchain is a term that many struggle to get their heads around and its too often inextrinsicably linked to cryptocurrency and the darkweb.

But that’s a mindset worth changing. It is a method of securing transactional data ensuring it can’t be amended or disrupted in transit – whether that’s accidentally or maliciously.

In a time of decreasing trust, blockchain provides a secure way of sending information and has a number of potential uses.

So what’s in it for sport? From sending information on player data to uses in fan engagement, we’ve assembled a panel of experts to explain what blockchain is and what potential it has to revolutionise sports organisations.

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August 22
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5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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