Enterprise Applications & Architecture

Blockchain Technology: Facts You’ll Need to Know

Course Overview
Blockchain, the technology behind digital currencies like Bitcoin, is considered by many to be the premier “game changing” tech development of the coming decade. Experts say that the benefits of Blockchain will reach far beyond the financial world. Ultimately this rapidly-rising technology paradigm will likely impact the way health records are managed, how property ownership is recorded and even how we elect our government officials! In this report, attorney and technologist, Peter Vogel, of the Dallas based law firm Gardere Wynne Sewell, explores the world of Blockchain technology and explains its benefits and challenges.

Track: Straight Talk
Straightforward explanations of key technologies and their business value

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Discuss Blockchain technology and why IT and business professionals need to quickly come up to speed about it.
  • Identify the benefits and challenges of Blockchain technology.
  • Understand how combining AI with Blockchain will steadily transform global industries.

Speaker / Author:

Photo of Peter S. Vogel

Peter Vogel - Presenter
Peter S. Vogel is a Partner with the law firm Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP http://www.gardere.com/ in Dallas, Texas, where he serves as Chair of the e-Discovery Team and Co-Chair of the Technology Industry Practice Group. Mr. Vogel holds a Masters in Computer Science and a Certificate in Data Processing, and has worked as a programmer, systems analyst, graduate school lecturer and management consultant. He has written and lectured nationally on computer law topics, including the Internet, e-Commerce, and the e-Discovery. Mr. Vogel served as President of the Dallas Bar Association. Since 1997, he has served as Chair of the Texas Supreme Court Judicial Committee on Information Technology. http://www.courts.state.tx.us/jcit/

He also serves as a Court Ordered Mediator and Special Master in Computer e-Discovery, Technology, and Internet Matters. Mr. Vogel is an Adjunct Law Professor at the SMU Dedman School of Law and since 2000 taught courses on the Law of eCommerce. You may review his blog on the Internet, IT, and e-Discovery at http://www.vogelitlawblog.com/


Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $29.00
Subscribers: $29.00
Pillsbury U Online: $29.00
Metro State Univ: $29.00


Course Code : WIT-1963

Release Date : 09/05/2017
Expire Date : 09/05/2019
Credits :
CEU 0.50
PMI PDU 0.50

Length : 23min

Format Type : eLearning

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