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✎ Issue #14 - Cyprus Blockchain Summit


A.I. and Blockchain - Better Together!

July 22 · Issue #14 · View online

➥ Artificial Intelligence & Blockchain insights to fast-track your business growth today.

“Nobody phrases it this way, but I think that artificial intelligence is almost a humanities discipline. It’s really an attempt to understand human intelligence and human cognition.” —Sebastian Thrun
“A year spent in artificial intelligence is enough to make one believe in God.”
—Alan Perlis

A.I. & Blockchain Mini-series article #1 of 5:
The A.I. & Blockchain Interconnection Explained Simply
July Conference Update:
Attended Cyprus Blockchain Summit - A.I. & Blockchain Discussed
It was organized by IMH to help inform businesses of the latest trends and developments in blockchain, and how this new disruptive and exciting technology can assist.
There was an array of speakers from within Cyprus and from abroad including Professor George M. Giaglis, General Director at the Institute for the Future (IFF) at the University of Nicosia (UNIC), who is a leading expert on blockchain and artificial intelligence technology.
See Prof. Giaglis’ A.I. & Blockchain diagram below - DLT stand for Distributed Ledger Technology and Blockchain is a type of DLT.
There were speakers from the Cyprus Government, European Commission, Belgium, University College London, The Daily News Blockchain Austria, Blockchain Specialist from Switzerland, Blockchain Rookies, UK and a medical blockchain working group from the UK. 
Here are a few quotes from the event:
President of the House of Representatives Cyprus, Demetris Syllouris said “The Cyprus Government aim to be one of the leading blockchain centers globally.”
Chairman of Invest Cyprus, Michalis P. Michael said “Blockchain is one of the biggest (technological) developments of our time.”
Forbes Contributor, Monty Munford said: “Blockchain is making a difference.  I am a believer in the transformation of the world with blockchain but let’s do it for good.  I am not an expert.  I am a believer!”.
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