Digital Transformation: Blockchain, IoT, AI and Trusted Data
MGMT X 457.4
Data is the new oil! Recognized by many as the world’s most valuable resource, this course explores the role and value of blockchain technology, with other emerging technologies, to unlock the potential of trusted data. Anchored in blockchain, the course introduces how the potential of Industry 4.0 & 4IR technologies (such as Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence) can accelerate access to data to help address critical global issues.
Understand how the convergence of blockchain technology, AI, and IoT can help address global issues
Apply knowledge of blockchain technology through the lens of data
Recognize the value drivers of blockchain technology in an organization’s digitization journey
Gain perspective on blockchain’s role as one part of a wider tech stack and digital toolbox
About this course:
Blockchain has the potential to revolutionize how companies compete and stakeholders collaborate with trusted data. This course reviews how blockchain features can improve transparency, access and integrity of data. The student will get familiar with real-life applications where blockchain converges with other Industry 4.0 and 4IR technologies (such as connected devices and artificial intelligence) to solve problems. The course introduces other critical components of trusted data and emerging technology, including personal data handling compliance, data protection, digital identity and ethics.
Completion of MGMT X 457.1 Fundamentals of Blockchain Technology course recommended, or prior experience in basic blockchain concepts.