Blockchain for Associations: Sorting Hype from Reality to Identify Long-term Potential

Webinar • Tuesday, August 07, 2018 • 2:00 - 3:30 PM ET | Qualifies for 1.5 CAE


A blockchain is about far more than supporting cryptocurrencies. In fact, for associations, blockchain’s broader uses hold the greatest potential. Areas sparking considerable excitement include blockchain’s value for enterprise technology platforms and database solutions.

But blockchain isn’t a silver bullet.  Making the wisest strategic decisions for the future means clearing the hype now so you can assess the impact blockchain’s strengths—and weaknesses—could affect your organization.

Here’s the expert guidance you need to begin assessing blockchain’s potential, and your own next steps.

Register now for Blockchain for Associations: Sorting Hype from Reality to Identify Long-term Potential.

In this 90-minute webinar, noted futurist Tim Haynes helps association decision-makers understand where blockchain fits in the rapidly changing technology landscape. You’ll look beyond cryptocurrencies and finance to even more valuable benefits blockchain could unlock for nonprofits in areas such as database solutions.

Real-world use cases.  You’ll learn how organizations are starting to use blockchain’s widespread usefulness. You’ll gain insights into why there’s such excitement around blockchain plus the regulatory, cultural and technical issues that exist.  Plus, you’ll have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now to sort hype from reality and understand what blockchain could mean for your organization, including:

  • Unique blockchain properties generating such excitement about its long-term potential for associations
  • The historical context for blockchain and the cultural and technological factors affecting its growth
  • How blockchain compares to tried-and-tested database solutions
  • Blockchain’s strengths and limitations, and the particular situations in which it shines
  • The global and national regulatory environment affecting blockchain, and how political factors could affect its business viability
  • Next steps for making sure you’re ahead of the curve

Remember, there are good reasons to explore blockchain’s potential value. Don’t miss this opportunity to educate yourself about what’s required to turn blockchain into a viable enterprise technology for your organization 

Register now for Blockchain for Associations: Sorting Hype from Reality to Identify Long-term Potential.

Meet Your Webinar Leader

Tim Haynes is a futurist, consultant, writer and public speaker who help leaders and decision-makers understand the rapidly shifting technology landscape and know how to act. He specializes in helping businesses understand how the broad arcs of technological change fit into cohesive strategies for the future.

Tim is deeply engaged in exploring emerging technologies and how they impact business strategy. He travels globally to speak about the impact of techs like artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, augmented reality, autonomous vehicles, neural interfaces, quantum computing, smart environments, and space tourism.

Tim holds a master’s degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and has 20 years of experience as a communications and public relations professional with broad expertise writing, editing, speaking and teaching about travel, health care, science and technology issues. He’s also worked as a journalist, magazine editor, university professor and public policy advocate. He lives with his wife and son in Alexandria, VA, just across the river from Washington, DC.

Who Should Attend

This webinar is of value to all associations and nonprofits. Attendees who will benefit most include:

  • CTOs
  • Technology Professionals
  • CFOs
  • CEOs
  • Finance Professionals
  • Business Development Professionals

Don't wait, register your entire team today!

CAE Credits: All live webinar attendees are eligible for 1.5 CAE credit hours. Association TRENDS is a CAE Approved Provider. Our programs meet the requirements for fulfilling the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the Certified Association Executive credential. We will maintain records of your participation in accord with CAE policies. For more information about the CAE credential or Approved Provider program, please visit

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