Members

Leading corporations and governmental agencies from around the world fund the Institute’s multi-million-dollar research program.

To become a member, please contact us at info@blockchainresearchinstitute.org.

ALL OUR MEMBERS AND THEIR EMPLOYEES RECEIVE EXCLUSIVE ACCESS TO:
  • The results of 80+ ground-breaking research projects led by our global team of experts
  • Access to a secure, private area on the BRI website for presentation of research project deliverables, including research reports, infographics, videos, and presentations
  • All-member summits to meet with BRI researchers and network with other members
  • An executive briefing from Don Tapscott and/or Alex Tapscott
  • Monthly live webinars with leading global experts, including a Q&A session

TMX (Testimonial)

“TMX Group is proud to be a founding member of the Blockchain Research Institute program and to join other industry leaders in seeking out progressive, collaborative ways to deploy new technologies. We look to BRI as a powerful, inclusive enabler as we work to build our in-house expertise, increase our efficacy in serving our clients and elevate TMX’s role in modern capital markets.”

John Lee

Vice-President, Innovation and Enterprise Delivery, TMX

Gowling WLG Canada (Testimonial)

“Gowling WLG is honoured to be the first international law firm to support BRI’s landmark initiative and be among an innovative group of partners who are investigating the strategic application of blockchain technology. With this commitment to blockchain research and implementation, our message is simple: we’re with our clients, step by step, as they explore distributed ledger technology. We look forward to providing the advanced legal guidance clients will need as they navigate this largely uncharted territory and uncover new and more effective ways to do business.”

Peter Lukasiewicz

CEO, Gowling WLG Canada

Accenture (Testimonial)

“Accenture and The Tapscott Group have a long history of successful collaboration. Being a founding member of the BRI underscores Accenture’s commitment to making blockchain real for clients, and we are pleased to be part of this important initiative.”

Simon Whitehouse

Senior Managing Director, Global Blockchain Technologies Lead at Accenture

Canada (Testimonial)

“Blockchain is a great example of an emerging technology that Canadians are playing a lead role in developing. This research partnership with the Blockchain Research Institute will give Canada a globally competitive advantage in the development of this transformative technology.”

Navdeep Bains

Minister of Innovation, Science & Economic Development, Government of Canada

SAP Chief Innovation Officer (Testimonial)

“We believe blockchain is a transformative technology for businesses. The Blockchain Research Institute with its brilliant team will deepen and enrich the knowledge about blockchain. We highly appreciate and fully support this effort and will contribute our deep expertise in business processes as the global leader in enterprise software.”

Juergen Mueller

SAP Chief Innovation Officer

Toronto (Testimonial)

“This landmark partnership reinforces Toronto and Canada’s rising status as a platform for innovation and new technologies in North America. The City of Toronto is pleased to participate in this program as it clearly and definitively demonstrates Toronto’s leadership in global commerce – which will help strengthen our region’s overall economy and further extend our reach globally.”

Rob Meikle

Chief Information Officer, City of Toronto

IBM

“Blockchain has the potential to address some of the world’s most pressing challenges — from streamlining trade, to establishing trust in transactions, to tracing provenance for food safety. By working with top experts from around the world, we’ll be able to take full advantage of blockchain’s inherent strengths — an openly-governed, collaborative approach – to make global business more efficient and transparent for consumers.”

Ross Mauri

General Manager, z Systems, IBM

Ontario (Testimonial)

“Blockchain technology has the potential to help Ontario build an innovation powerhouse and create economic opportunity. The new Institute, based in Ontario, will bring together the leading thinkers, researchers and entrepreneurs in the blockchain space – and we’re proud and enthusiastic to support it.”

Charles Sousa

Minister of Finance, Province of Ontario

Accenture (Testimonial)
Aion
AON
Artlery
Bank of Canada
Barrick
Bell
Blockchain Industry Group
Bloq
BPC Banking Technologies
Brightline
Canada (Testimonial)
Capgemini
Carbonx
Chamber of Digital Commerce
CIBC
Cimcorp
Cisco
Coala
Collider X
Cosmos
Decentral
Deloitte
DTCC
Enterprise Ethereum Alliance
Evrythng
FedEx
Fujitsu
Gowling WLG Canada (Testimonial)
Hyperledger
IBM
Icici Bank
Icon
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
Institute on Governance
Interac
Intuit
Kognitiv
KPMG
Loblaw
Medicalchain
Microsoft
MKS
Moog
Nasdaq
Navigator
Nuco
Ontario (Testimonial)
Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care
P&G
Paycase
Pepsico
Polymath
Raiffeisen Bank International
Reliance
Salesforce
SAP Chief Innovation Officer (Testimonial)
Space Chain
Sweetbridge
Tata
Tencent
Thomson Reuters
TMX (Testimonial)
Toronto  (Testimonial)
University Health Network
Viktre
WiseKey
YouBase