Blockchain: Measuring its evolution and development via open-source collaboration
September 13 | 2 p.m. ET | 18:00 GMT
Host: Val Srinivas, senior manager, Deloitte Services LP
1 Overview CPE credit | Specialized Knowledge & Applications
Blockchain began as open-source technology. What role does open source have on blockchain's evolution in business application? We'll discuss:
- How data science can distinguish commercial blockchain development on GitHub, the world's largest open-source software development platform.
- Open-source projects—how many times they are copied, how many contributors, and why they die.
- Predominant development languages, accompanying software, and participation of FinTech companies in projects.
- Types of financial services blockchain applications being developed and the communities of firms and developers behind these applications.
Learn how data science is being used to mine, scrub, and organize open-source collaboration to determine the direction of the next most transformative technology in the world.