Authority on the economic and social impact of technology
The renowned business author, strategist and management school lecturer on how blockchain technology will reshape the world of commerce and society — and why CIOs will play a critical role in that revolution.
Blockchain technology will have a dramatic impact on business and society, says digital visionary Don Tapscott, by providing a secure, direct way of exchanging money, intellectual property and other rights and assets without the involvement of traditional intermediaries like banks, utility companies and governments.
Almost every sector — from banking and utilities to entertainment and agriculture — can expect to experience major business model disruption as blockchain technologies take hold, predicts digital guru Don Tapscott.
IT leaders need to ensure the rapid adoption of blockchain technologies by departments and users across the enterprise is set within the context of an overarching IT strategy, advises bestselling business author Don Tapscott.
While the first wave of the internet never fulfilled on its promise of distributing wealth and power more evenly, the arrival of blockchain offers another “kick at the can,” argues tech sector maven Don Tapscott.