Nov 16, 2019 at 09:34
Blockchain Academic Courses Are Increasing in Italian Universities
University courses related to technological innovations including blockchain are on the increase in Europe. Now, a new master is arriving in central Italy, which is the first master's degree in blockchain, distributed ledger technology (DLT) and cryptocurrency, and is comprehended in collaboration with the Gabriele D'Annunzio University of Chieti-Pescara, the Champion of Innovations event promoted by the Chieti-Pescara Confindustria and a team of domestic firms.
Nov 15, 2019 at 11:53
M5S to Apply Blockchain to Financial and Agrifood Industry
Blockchain technology is already known to the Sardinian agribusiness. The law proposal presented by the M5S regional councilor Alessandro Solinas, aimed at creating a multifunctional regional IT platform able to reconstruct and follow the path of food through all stages of production in Italy, is an ambitious and great potential goal from the farm to the fork.
Nov 11, 2019 at 09:04
Sustaining and Exploiting Opportunities for Blockchain in Italy
Blockchain, smart contracts and incentive mechanisms on cryptocurrencies have big abilities in terms of environmental and social sustainability in Italy, nevertheless, it is necessary to keep in mind that technology is only a tool and that only if correctly applied will it really facilitate the adoption of “green” and fair. Let’s then examine the opportunities offered by the distributed ledger technology (DLT).
IBM and Coop to Apply Blockchain in Tracking Food Supply Chain
Coop and IBM today announced the first results of a journey that began a year ago, with the launch of a "Call for Ideas" dedicated to the application of blockchain technology to the food chain and in particular to the production of Made in Italy brand eggs.
Blockchain to Protect Patent Law and Copyright in Italy
The Italian government is trying to bring about inventions related to Blockchain and distributed ledger technologies (DLTs) that are mostly software and concern systems aimed at improving the functionality and reliability of networks such as enhanced authentication systems and communication protocols, and the efficiency of hardware incorporating these technologies like algorithms.
The University of Padua to Issue Blockchain-based Degrees
The University of Padua, the second-oldest university in the country, is trying to achieve portability of educational qualifications like a smart degree with new technologies such as blockchain. They are targeting to lessen bureaucracy, increase speed and transparency in service delivery.