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Blockchain & Digital Integrity : How to generate Trust in the Digital world


M. Philippe Thevoz, Executive Vice-President e-Government Systems, SICPAdonnera un talk pour le cours Selected topics:

Blockchain & Digital Integrity : How to generate Trust in the Digital world

Date: Lundi 13 mars 2023 de 17h15 à 19h00

Lieu: FacLab, Université de Genève - CUI (Zoom: contactez Jean-Henry.Morin(at)unige.ch)



This conference will explain how to enable trust in the digital world. Since a few years, blockchain technology allows to secure and prove the integrity of digital objects, thus generating the corresponding trust. The fundamentals of the bitcoin protocol will be explained, as well as the very different concepts behind the KSI Blockchain used to secure the whole Estonian State. Then concrete applications in the fields of data and process integrity will be presented.

Courte bio:

Philippe Thevoz, PhD in Engineering, has been at the forefront of Digital Transformation since 30 years, from numerical simulation and high power computing in the nineties to Blockchain technologies. Since 2015, as independent consultant, he advised governments and businesses in their digital transformation, with a strong accent on Blockchain technologies. Since 2017, as Executive Vice-President eGovernment Systems at SICPA, he has contributed to the developments of new Digital platforms and solutions for Governments. This includes Secure Registries, Secure Documents, next generation of e-ID and Digital Signature, based upon Data and Process integrity, using the latest digital technologies, such as Blockchain, cryptography, digital Identity, secure marking and artificial intelligence.