Lunch + Learn

Lunch + Learn: Blockchain Explained

Blockchain Explained

Blockchain is one of the leading topics in technology today. With the excitement generated by the Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, leading companies and industries are striving to see how blockchain can revolutionize their businesses. But blockchain goes beyond cryptocurrency.

Come learn the basics of Blockchain for Business over lunch. See how leaders in different industries are leveraging this hot technology. Discover what some of the typical essential elements are needed to make a good case for a blockchain-based solution. Understand the concepts associated with building a blockchain network. Play an interactive supply chain game built on IBM Blockchain.  

Who Should Attend

Executives and technology leaders who are looking to better understand what blockchain might mean to their industry or customers

The program requires a $10 registration fee to attend (lunch included). Space is limited to two people per member company/organization, please. NC TECH reserves the right to cancel your registration if you don't meet the attendee requirements outlined above.

About the Presenters

Chris Tyler, Sr. Embedded Analytics Evangelist – IBM Global Markets – Cloud Sales
Chris Tyler has over 25 years of experience in software development and large-scale system integration. He is a thought leader around embedded analytics and is considered a trusted advisor to partners looking to leverage IBM’s Cloud Platform and Portfolio within their applications and processes. Chris has been working for the past year with partners looking to build innovative solutions using Blockchain and IoT. You can engage with him on Twitter @ChrisATyler or on LinkedIn (ChrisATyler).

Date and Time

April 24, 2018
11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Registration & Lunch
11:30 am – 12:00 pm 
12:00 pm -1:00 pm


IBM Building
10925 David Taylor Drive
Conference Room 1C49
Charlotte, NC   28262

Map & Directions 


NC TECH Members and non-members can participate in this event. 

Registration is $10 to secure your seat (lunch included).

Fine Print: All registrations to NC TECH events are final and non-refundable.  Refunds will only be offered if the event is canceled.  Registrations are transferable to another qualified guest.  Please contact NC TECH at 919.856.0393 to request such a transfer.


If you are interested in hosting a Lunch + Learn, please contact Tracy Sternberg.


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