Blockchain Articles

What Blockchain Could Mean for your Health Data

In Harvard Business Review, Don and his son Alex discuss the concept of the digital identity, run on a blockchain, as a means to balance privacy and data accessibility as we grapple with big healthcare problems exposed by COVID-19. Read the full article here:...

5 Ways Blockchain Tech Can Help Us During This Pandemic

In their article for Coindesk, Don and Alex Tapscott introduce their report Blockchain Solutions in Pandemics and call for the integration of blockchain to manage healthcare records, just-in-time supply chains, rapid response registries for nurses, incentive models...

Blockchain Remains an Opportunity and Challenge for Investors

In this Globe and Mail article, Don highlights the progress certain companies have been making in the blockchain revolution, including Air Canada, IBM, and Shoppers Drug Mart, but that many companies are still facing the innovator's dilemma when it comes to...

Unleashing the Power of Blockchain in the Enterprise

In this MIT Sloan Management Review feature, Don and co-author Ricardo Viana Vargas discuss how the true value of enterprise-level blockchain can only be captured if leaders collaborate together to develop standards, processes, and industry-wide goals. Read the full...

How Blockchain Will Change Construction

In Harvard Business Review, Don and co-author Ricardo Viana Vargas discuss the value of blockchain in the construction industry, specifically as a way to run decentralized, transparent project management. Read the full article here:...

It’s Time For Online Voting

In this piece on the New York Times, Alex Tapscott, my son, co-author, and co-founder of the Blockchain Research Institute, talks about why we need electoral reform now, and how blockchain technology can help. Messing with polling stations is one of the most common...