Knowledge Theatre 1 - Day 2: Blockchain and Identity Session
"How Self-Sovereign Identity Over Blockchain can Totally Change our Idea of Identity"
Discover a new way of understanding and manage identities using decentralized technologies
• Decentralised technologies like Blockchain allow new models for identification
• With Self-sovereign identity the owner of the identity has more control over his information
• In a business level Self-sovereign identities systems allow different actors to spend less in KYC and develop activities with less friction.
Alex Puig is a software R+D engineer and tech entrepreneur. Due to his interest in cryptocurrencies, he founded Digital Currency Summit, a conference aiming to debate about the economic impact of blockchain and decentralized technologies in our society.
His areas of interest are Blockchain, DAG, Self Sovereign IDs, Zero Knowledge Proof and Tokenomics.
He also founded Alastria Blockchain Ecosystem, the first National Wide semi-public blockchain Platform, and now is leading the Technical Team at Caelum Labs, a Blockchain consultancy and development firm based in Barcelona.