CULedger to speak at Hyperledger Global Forum in Switzerland
DENVER, CO (December 6, 2018) — What: CULedger will present during two sessions at the Hyperledger Global Forum in Basel, Switzerland. CULedger will first host a Lightning Talk titled “MyCUID: Blockchains, Credentials and Credit Unions.” This 10-minute session will explore how CULedger is using verifiable credentials, including Sovrin, to improve the credit union member experience, increase security and provide members with new capabilities. CULedger will also participate in a panel discussion with Evernym titled “How Consumers Are Taking Ownership of Their Digital Identity” to explain the benefits of self-sovereign identity, or SSI, the security measures it will provide to protect digital identities and how organizations should leverage the technology to gain their users’ trust.
Who: Julie Esser, chief engagement officer of CULedger. CULedger is a credit union service organization (CUSO) that focuses on delivering innovative applications to credit unions through its distributed ledger platform.
When: MyCUID: Blockchains, Credentials and Credit Unions: Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 12:00 p.m.
How Consumers Are Taking Ownership of Their Digital Identity: Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 3:50 p.m.
Denver-based CULedgeris a credit union-owned CUSO that focuses on delivering innovative applications to credit unions through its cross-border global distributed ledger platform. In working through a national consortium made up of credit unions and trusted industry investors, CULedger has pioneered new developments related to global self-sovereign digital identity that will further enhance the trust credit unions have with their members. CULedger provides advantages to credit unions and their members by reducing risks associated with cybersecurity and fraud, improving member experience, streamlining internal processes and reducing administrative and operational costs. To learn more about CULedger, visit www.culedger.com.