BLOC Announces Smart Tech Workshop


Revolutionary initiative Blockchain Labs for Open Collaboration (BLOC) will be holding a workshop designed to enlighten supply chain stakeholders on the opportunities arising from the rise of smart technologies on October 8 2018.

Titled ‘Certification Management and Single Window Port Systems’ the workshop will explore the benefits and constraints of technologically-enabled certification management. It will be held at Lloyd’s Register, 71 Fenchurch Street, London EC3M 4BS

By doing this, BLOC hopes to broaden participants understanding of the value chain and its complexities and related incentive structures.

The findings of the workshop will form the basis of the launching of BLOC’s second demonstrator in Maritime Blockchain Labs with a consortia of industry actors, each representing a part of the value chain.

To learn more about Blockchain and smart technologies, read a Port Technology technical paper



As the industry evolves, it has become more and more evident that vessel owners, port authorities, operators and more to develop a transparent end-to-end supply chain management solutions.

BLOC is a pioneering thought leadership project that is driving innovation in the maritime industry and wider supply chain.

To learn more about BLOC, follow this link to its SPSCT18 Expert Profile page.

To register follow this link:

If you have any questions about BLOC or the workshop, reach out to Katja Grothe-Eberhardt

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