In this Podcast, Justin talks with Elizabeth Weaver Engel, CEO and Chief Strategist at Spark Consulting, and Shelly Alcorn, Chief Operating and Curriculum Officer about their white paper, “Blockchain for Associations: Separating the Hype from the Promise.”
Their paper addresses the topic of blockchain, its potential, and how it could be integrated into everyday life. The areas of focus their paper touches on are: Education/Credentialing, Supply Chain Management, Smart Contracts, Persistent Identity, Risk Management and Land Records.
White paper is available at http://getmespark.com/wp-content/uploads/BlockchainForAssociations.pdf
Shelly Alcorn is the Chief Operating and Curriculum Officer at Ubiquity University and a Principal in Alcorn Associates Management Consulting. In her dual roles, she specializes in operations, curriculum development, and programming for Ubiquity University and all aspects of nonprofit trade associations and professional societies with Alcorn Associates.
Elizabeth Weaver Engel, M.A., CAE, is CEO and Chief Strategist at Spark Consulting LLC. For more than twenty years, Elizabeth has helped associations grow in membership, marketing, communications, public presence, and especially revenue, which is what Spark is all about. She speaks and writes frequently on a variety of topics in association management. When she’s not helping associations grow, Elizabeth loves to dance, listen to live music, cook and garden.
Music featured in the podcast is Royalty Free Music from Bensound.
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