Blockchain for Good : Jerry Cuomo, IBM Fellow, VP Blockchain Technologies

The Silicon Valley Insider Show: Emerging Technology for Humanity. Thanks to all of our listeners on 1220AM KDOW, 860AM KTRB and podcast listeners in 87 countries.

On this week’s show, Keith Koo’s special guest is Jerry Cuomo, VP of Blockchain Technologies and IBM Fellow. Hear Jerry’s story of how he was one of the originators of IBM Websphere and then became the CTO for Websphere before discovering the promises of blockchain technologies which led to his leading all of IBM’s research in blockchain, distributed ledger and IBM’s membership in the HyperLedger consortium.

Jerry talks about his passion for “Blockchain for Good” and gave Keith the very first interview regarding IBM”s new project addressing self soverign identity for healthcare called Hu-manity. Jerry also gives reference to the need for a directory or “yellow pages” for permissioned (like HyperLedger) and permissionless (decentralized) blockchains.

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