Industry Transformations

Financial Services

Retail & Consumer Goods

Government & Democracy

Energy & Power

Higher Education



Media & Telecommunications




Strategic Implications





Supply Chain


The Program Deliverables

Program findings are restricted to members, although top line results may be communicated openly.  We will conduct a number of projects as outlined above and create a deliverable or deliverables for each which could include a report, deck, data set, website, tools, MOOC, or other device for sharing results.  We will also hold a final summit, with attendance restricted to program members and faculty, where program results will be shared and discussed.

1.     Reports and Tools that share program conclusions and enable member organizations to interact with this content

2.     Monthly webinars

3.     A custom executive briefing from Don Tapscott and/or Alex Tapscott at the member’s location, at a mutually agreed upon time and date

4.     At least one all member summit

5.     A private website for presentation of deliverables and communication among members

Industry Analyses

Blockchain and Financial Services Projects

  1. Transforming Commercial Banking
  2. The ICO Revolution: The Reinvention of Investment Banking?
  3. The Blockchain Actuary: New Models of Insurance
  4. Peer to Peer Finance: Distributed and Collaborative Marketplaces
  5. Blockchain and the Reinvention of Global Clearing and Settlements
  6. Trade Finance and the Blockchain
  7. State-backed Digital Currencies
  8. Gold-backed Crypto Currencies
  9. Digital Exchanges, Capital Markets & the Blockchain
  10. ICO Heat Map: Taxonomy & Characteristics of ICOs

  Blockchain Transformations by Industry

  1. Retail in the Blockchain Era
  2. Distributed Power and Distributed Ledgers
  3. Manufacturing 4.0: Making things on the Blockchain
  4. Media and Telecoms on the Blockchain
  5. Reinventing Healthcare on the Blockchain
  6. Reinventing Government: Reducing Costs, Improving Services, Stewarding Assets
  7. Democracy 3.0: Restoring Integrity and Legitimacy of Public Institutions
  8. Blockchain and Regulation: What Regulators Should and Should Not Do
  9. Blockchain, Student Identities, and the Next Era of Higher Education
  10. Transportation and Autonomous Vehicles on the Blockchain
  11. Blockchain and the Airline Industry
  12. Blockchain and the World of Art
  13. Blockchain and the Gold Industry
  14. Blockchain and Real Estate: How Blockchain is Transforming Land Registry

    Blockchain and Management

    1. Blockchain and the CEO: Making the Case for Disruption, Leading the Transformation
    2. Blockchain and the CLO: Asset Chains – the Future of Supply Chain Management
    3. Blockchain and the CFO: Triple Entry Accounting and Corporate Finances
    4. Blockchain and the CMO: The Next Era of Sales and Marketing
    5. Blockchain and the CIO: Blockchain and Enterprise Technology Architecture
    6. Blockchain and the CHRO: Managing Talent in a Distributed Economy

    Blockchain Breakthrough Ideas

    1. The Ledger of Things: Blockchain and the IoT
    2. Winning Strategies for Smart Contracts
    3. Rethinking Identity for the Blockchain World
    4. Patenting The Blockchain: Opportunities, Limitations and Pitfalls
    5. IP and Rights Management in the Blockchain Era
    6. Strategies for a Secret/Open World: Managing Blockchain Transparency
    7. Big Data in a Blockchain-Powered World
    8. The Token Economy: Rethinking Assets for the Blockchain Era
    9. Blockchain, Climate Change and Planet Stewardship
    10. The Innovator’s Dilemma: Implementing The Second Era of the Internet
    11. Building Quantum Resistant Blockchains
    12. Blockchain, Encryption, and Cybersecurity
    13. Governance in Decentralized Networks
    14. Blockchain and AI
    15. Blockchain and The Internet of Agreements
    16. Blockchain and Green Finance
    17. Blockchain Taxonomy

    Lighthouse Case Studies

    1. Belt and Road: Trade Finance Along the Hong Kong-Rotterdam Route
    2. Moog: Mass Customization of Precision Parts on the Blockchain
    3. Foxconn: Can Blockchains Handle the World’s Most Complicated Supply Chain?
    4. Walmart: Food Safety on the Blockchain
    5. CarbonX: A Personal Carbon Trading Platform
    6. Interaction between Blockchain, AI, and IoT: A farming use-case
    7. Medical Research and Big Pharma
    8. IOTA Foundation, IoTWF
    9. Blockchain, Supply Chain, Customs and Borders
    10. Incent: Managing Loyalty Points on the Blockchain
    11. Social Media on the Blockchain: A New Era of Digital Communications & Data Ownership
    12. Travel and Tourism in the Blockchain Era
    13. A Governance Framework for Blockchain Use Cases
    14. CIPO: A Governance Model for Copyright Registration on the Blockchain
    15. Automotive Sector Software Updates
    16. Life Sciences Data Records and Management
    17. Use Cases of Blockchain in the Democratic Process: Votem
    18. Blockchain and Self-Adaptive Computing: Recording Youth Climate Action
    19. Product packaging and the blockchain: A pharma use-case
    20. Disberse: Applying blockchain technology to development finance
    21. BTL Group as a use-case of energy trading / private blockchain
    22. Blockchain and Distributed Autonomous Systems: