What's New


2023 IEEE Canada Blockchain Forum

IEEE Canada Blockchain Forum 2023” width=IEEE Canada Blockchain Forum 2023
13 August 2023 | George Brown College | Toronto, ON

Opening Canada Crypto Week, the IEEE Blockchain Technical Community from Canada has invited international guest speakers to provide an overview of the state of the research on blockchain technologies, as well as its applications in Industry. Learn more



2022 IEEE 1st Global Emerging Technology Blockchain Forum

2022 IEEE 1st Global Emerging Technology Blockchain ForumIEEE GET Blockchain Forum 2022
7-11 November 2022 | Virtual Event

The 2022 IEEE 1st Global Emerging Technology Blockchain Forum brought together experts from industry, academia, and research to exchange their vision as well as their achieved advances in Blockchain and DLT, and encourage innovative cross-domain studies, research, early deployment, and large-scale pilot showcases that address the challenges of Blockchain while identifying and investigating the possibilities of future Blockchain/DLT networks.

Learn more


IEEE Blockchain Technical Briefs

IEEE Blockchain Tech BriefsQ4-2022 Issue Now Available

The Q4-2022 issue of IEEE Blockchain Tech Briefs features a selection of articles that explore Vehicle Information as a Service (VIAAS), an incentive system for decentralized DAG-based platforms, blockchain technology for secure IoT, decentralized marketplaces for the computing continuum, and InterPlanetary File System (IPFS).

Read the latest issue



2022 IEEE Blockchain Americas (BCAMS)

2022 IEEE Blockchain Americas (BCAMS)2022 IEEE Blockchain Americas (BCAMS)
23-24 August 2022 | Virtual Event

Missed IEEE Blockchain Americas (BCAMS) 2022? The entire event is now available on-demand for free! BCAMS 2022 was a virtual event that brought together Blockchain experts & novices, industry, government, and academia. Access speaker talks, panel discussions, and educational tracks that cover the intersection of blockchain in the public sector, autonomous vehicles, cybersecurity and more.

Access on-demand


New Cyber Frontier Podcast

New Cyber Frontier Podcast: Using Emerging Technology to Problem-Solve HealthcareUsing Emerging Technology to Problem-Solve Healthcare

In this episode of New Cyber Frontier, host Chris Gorog interviews Gora Datta, the founding member of HL7 mobile health. This conversation is packed full of interesting perspectives from IEEE healthcare and the world of emerging technologies.

Listen now



Certifying to IEEE Blockchain Standards Webinar

Certifying to IEEE Blockchain Standards Webinar24 February 2022 | Virtual Event

The IEEE Blockchain certification program is being developed by the IEEE Blockchain Conformity Assessment Committee (BCAC), comprised of industry stakeholders, that will bring value to users, manufacturers, solution providers, regulators, and other potential beneficiaries. Listen to industry stakeholders speak about the IEEE standards in development and the need for conformity assessment.

Access on-demand



New IEEE Blockchain eLearning Modules

IEEE Blockchain eLearning ModulesThe IEEE Blockchain Initiative offers a series of online eLearning modules on Blockchain. Learn from the experts about how this emerging technology will offer a new way of conducting transactions, securing networks, and recording the validity and origin of data. Courses will cover a range of topics, including the fundamentals of Blockchain, key technologies, architecture, potential applicatons, benefits, challenges, and more. Participants also have the opportunity to earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and Professional Development Hours (PDHs) with each course.

New for 2021: Designing Blockchain Solutions course series


Blockchain Transactive Energy (BCTE) Position Paper Now Available

IEEE Blockchain Transactive Energy (BCTE) Position PaperIEEE Blockchain Transactive Energy (BCTE) Position Paper
A Bridge to a Democratized Energy Marketplace

This Position Paper describes the basic framework and principles for using blockchain technology in power and energy domains with the emerging participatory grid. A key goal is the development of the most promising global Transactive Energy use cases which can be advanced toward broader commercialization using blockchain technology.

Access the paper


IEEE Healthcare: Blockchain & AI

IEEE Healthcare: Blockchain and AI Virtual SeriesIEEE Healthcare: Blockchain & AI Virtual Series

The IEEE Healthcare: Blockchain & AI Virtual Series is a fully virtual event series designed to convene a robust and vibrant community around the topic of blockchain and AI enabled healthcare. Through podcasts, virtual keynotes, industry forums, digitally curated poster competitions, globally connected standards collaborations, and publications, this series aims to deliver actionable discussions from all aspects of the healthcare industry.

Learn more and access session recordings at the IEEE Healthcare: Blockchain & AI website.


IEEE Blockchain Podcast Series

IEEE Blockchain Podcast Series

Listen to the latest episode of the IEEE Blockchain Q&A Podcast Series with the experts. Through this new series, IEEE Blockchain brings you insight and innovations from researchers, practitioners, and leading experts working in the area of blockchain and exploring its applications across various industries.

Listen now




IEEE Talks Blockchain

IEEE Talks BlockchainIEEE Talks Blockchain: Overview of the Blockchain Ecosystem

In our latest IEEE Talks Blockchain Q&A session, we spoke with Dr. Ramesh Ramadoss, co-chair of the IEEE Blockchain Initiative. Dr. Ramadoss discusses the evolution of the blockchain ecosystem, including emerging applications, standardization efforts, and opportunities for future growth and development.

Read more



IEEE Standards Education e-Magazine

IEEE Standards Education e-MagazineSpecial Issue on Blockchain Standards

The June 2019 issue of IEEE Standards Education e-Magazine is devoted to Blockchain. Read a selection of featured articles on this emerging ledger technology, its applications and use in 5G and IoT, and why new interoperability standards are needed for global adoption of this technology.

Letter from the Editor: Emerging Technology and Its Applications Require New Standards
Funny Pages: Blockchain
Blockchain Consensus for the Internet of Things
Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) Blockchain Interoperability Standards
Towards an Open DLT Blockchain Energy Standards for Decentralized Grid Applications
Education: New Technologies Are Impacting and Changing Both Traditional and Modern Industries
Blockchain: A Key Enabler for 5G


The Institute Special Report on Blockchain

The Promise of BlockchainThe Promise of Blockchain
The Institute - December 2018

Articles in this special report include:

Read this issue online


News Articles

Can Blockchain Revolutionize Healthcare?
IEEE Innovation at Work - August 2022

One sector already capitalizing on blockchain technology is the healthcare industry. By adopting distributed ledger technology for storage & data accessibility, drug tracking, and remote monitoring, blockchin offers solutions across numerous applications, but regulations and infrastructure challenges still remain.

Read more at IEEE Innovation at Work


Technical Skills That Will Prepare You for the Blockchain Revolution
IEEE Innovation at Work - July 2022

Blockchain is transforming the way industries around the world conduct business. Given the number of industries this technology will impact, from global supply chains to real estate to law enforcement and more, the blockchain market is now expected to reach $163 billion by 2027. As such, many technical professionals are looking to expand their skills to include blockchain.

Read more at IEEE Innovation at Work


A More Reliable Way of Using Blockchain for Cloud Storage
IEEE Xplore - June 2022

As industries around the globe turn to blockchain-based solutions for cloud storage, both reliability and data integrity remain a primary concern. Now, a team of IEEE researchers introduce a secure data storage and recovery scheme for blockchain-based networks to address these challenges.

Read more at IEEE Xplore


Access past articles below.