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Blockchain for Business Innovation: Attend These Sessions at OpenWorld 2019!

Kristen Lee
Marketing Analyst

As blockchain technology has matured, enterprises are realizing that blockchain is not just for cryptocurrency. Rather, its distributed ledger provides real business benefits, such as improved traceability or reduced costs and delays. In Deloitte’s 2019 Global Blockchain Survey, 53% of executives said that blockchain is one of their top five strategic priorities for 2019. Additionally, 83% of those surveyed believe they have a compelling use case for blockchain.

Want to learn more about blockchain for businesses? Check out Oracle OpenWorld 2019!

OpenWorld takes place September 16-19 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. To help you out, we’ve compiled a few sessions that highlight blockchain’s business use cases. For a complete list of blockchain sessions at OpenWorld 2019, check out our Blockchain Sessions - OOW19 Program Guide


Build Your Path to Innovation

These sessions demonstrate how Oracle’s Cloud Platform services, including Oracle Blockchain Platform, foster innovation.

Customers including Volvo and Booster fuel delivery service will show how they’re using cutting-edge technologies, such as blockchain and conversational AI, to bring new innovations to market while lowering costs and increasing productivity. Hear insights from leaders including Ashish Mohindroo, Vice President of Oracle Cloud; Douglas Johnson-Poensgen, CEO of Circulor; and Diego Netto, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Booster.

Tuesday, Sep 17, 12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. | Moscone South - Room 207/208

In this session, learn how enterprise-grade Oracle Blockchain Platform enables enterprises to rapidly deploy innovative blockchain solutions in production. Deepak Goel, Senior Director of Software Development at Oracle, and Frank Xiong, GVP at Oracle, walk through Oracle Blockchain Platform and its use cases and unique features. 

Tuesday, Sep 17, 12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. | Moscone South - Room 213


Translate Blockchain Benefits for the Enterprise

Learn how blockchain drives business value in supply chain, finance, and more.

Oracle is the first company to create ready-to-use SaaS blockchain applications for improving your supply chain with trust, security, and consensus. Michaal Richter, Director of Product Marketing for Emerging Technologies at Oracle, and Prasen Palvankar, Senior Director of Product Management at Oracle, explain the value of improved product quality and delivery using Oracle Intelligent Track and Trace.

Thursday, Sep 19, 3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Moscone West - Room 2000

Maturation of blockchain technology and growing customer confidence has led the move from experimentation to real business benefits. Mark Rakhmilevich, Senior Director of Blockchain Product Management at Oracle, and Deepak Goel, Senior Director of Software Development at Oracle, will share how customers have built and deployed solutions on Oracle Blockchain Platform to drive business value.

Thursday, Sep 19, 12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Moscone South - Room 213

Supply chain managers can start using blockchain to eliminate delays, quickly resolve disputes, and gain complete visibility across the entire supply chain. Michael Richter and Prasen Palvankar join Rajan Kashyap, Head of Solutions and Blockchain Center of Excellence at Birlasoft, to share how Oracle Blockchain applications help companies drive innovation in supply chains.

Tuesday, Sep 17, 4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Moscone West - Room 2009C

In this sessions, learn how common finance processes will undergo radical change when emerging technologies such as AI, machine learning, and blockchain impact productivity and user engagement. You’ll hear insights from Steve Cox, Group Vice President at Oracle; Lisa Schwartz, Senior Director of Cloud Business Group at Oracle; and Stephanie Foster, Senior Director of SaaS Suite and Industry Marketing.

Monday, Sep 16, 2:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. | Moscone West - Room 2007A


You won’t want to miss these sessions on using blockchain for business innovation!

To register for OpenWorld 2019, click here. To learn more about Oracle Blockchain Platform, click here.

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