Can you still have decentralised ID and eat your blockchain

Digital Programme Director
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


Regional Director EMEA
Government Blockchain Association


Steering Committee Member
Trust Over IP Foundation


15 Sep 2017
15:00 - 15:30

Can you still have decentralised ID and eat your blockchain

A report from DARPA has identified serious security flaws in blockchain and importantly, that blockchain is not decentralised after all.
With this in mind, how should government proceed with self sovereign projects? What are the alternatives to having a decentralised identity without the need for a blockchain? Can you still have decentralised and eat your blockchain?