WI1 | The Essentials of Blockchain and Self-Sovereign Identity: What HR Needs to Know and Do Now!
Wednesday, October 14, 2020: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Did you know that blockchain is already making significant inroads into the HCM technology landscape? For example, used as a digital ledger to ensure trusted, immutable record-keeping, blockchain can eliminate the need for HR to validate certain documents such as work experience, education, certificates and more. In reality, there are already more than 100 companies exploring blockchain uses in HR, from proprietary vendor technologies to industry-based consortiums. In this session, you’ll gain valuable insight into why this technology is seeing such significant investment from players of all sizes, explore how it supports talent processes in new ways, examine its risks, and identify next steps for HR and technology leaders.