About Blockchain

Blockchain is a form of distributed ledger technology that links together transaction and other information in cryptographic chain that cannot be altered. This gives all authorised participants full confidence in the security and authenticity of the records.

The first blockchain was the Bitcoin blockchain but blockchain and other distributed ledger solutions have now been applied to almost all types of assets and information and is triggering a wave of economic innovation.

Useful resources to understand more about Blockchain and its implications include:

What is Blockchain?
World Economic Forum
(2.19 minutes)

Blockchain Explained Simply
(15.31 minutes)

Data 61
Distributed Ledgers. Scenarios for the Australian economy over the coming decades.

Don Tapscott
Author of “The Blockchain Revolution”

Address to members of the Australian Parliamentary Friends of Blockchain
(11.16 minutes)

Nicholas Giurietto Interview

Beattie & Newman on SKY NEWS LIVE
(11.38 minutes)

Blockchain Australia