Block, stock, and barrel

The podcast about blockchains and a whole lot more

About the show

Join our host Ashlie Chin as she asks some of the most unnecessarily forward-thinking builders in blockchain about their DLT journey.

Listen to this podcast if you want to:

πŸ‘‰ listen to seasoned builders share their experiences and perspectives on different facets of DLT
πŸ‘‰ get advice on tips and developer tools on how to build better
πŸ‘‰ hear open and honest conversations about what works and what doesn't
πŸ‘‰ look for a blockchain-related opinion to pass off as your own

This podcast is brought to you by Chainstack.

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Episodes

  • Episode 6: Blockchain for Social Impact with Mehran Hydary, UNICEF

    May 18th, 2020  |  46 mins 18 secs
    blockchain, crypto, cryptocurrency, development, dlt, ethereum, social impact

    We speak to Mehran Hydary from the UNICEF Office of Innovation to discuss how blockchain is being used to solve some of the world's most pressing social issues and the need to bring the user back to the center of design in blockchain.

  • Episode 5: How DLT Will Revolutionize Trade Finance with Michael Odom - Sales Engineer at TradeIX

    March 20th, 2020  |  41 mins 26 secs
    blockchain, corda, distributed platforms, dlt, enterprise, interoperability, r3, trade finance

    We speak to Michael Odom of TradeIX to learn how they are revolutionizing the trade finance space with the Marco Polo Network, one of the largest and fastest growing blockchain-based consortiums to date.

  • Episode 4: What's New in Hyperledger Fabric 2.0 with KC Tam, Founder of LedgerTech

    March 3rd, 2020  |  36 mins 46 secs
    blockchain, corda, defi, distributed ledger technology, dlt, enterprise, ethereum, hyperledger, ibm, linux foundation, quorum

    Ashlie gets a first-hand glimpse into the key changes introduced in Hyperledger Fabric 2.0 from KC Tam, founder of LedgerTech and seasoned Fabric Expert.

  • Episode 3 : Fostering Singapore's Blockchain Ecosystem with Veronica Tan - IMDA and Yi Ming Ng - Tribe Accelerator

    November 11th, 2019  |  34 mins 2 secs
    b3i, blockchain, corda, defi, distributed ledger technology, dlt, enterprise, ethereum, hyperledger, marcopolo, quorum, voltron

    Veronica Tan (Infocomm and Media Development Authority of Singapore) and Yi Ming Ng (Tribe Accelerator) describe the state of blockchain adoption in Singapore, including government involvement, stakeholders, future challenges, and government and industry responses to tackling these barriers. They introduce OpenNodes, an ecosystem platform that connects companies to blockchain solutions providers and serves educational content to enterprise leaders and policymakers.

  • Episode 2 : Tom Menner - Director, Solution Architecture at R3

    October 21st, 2019  |  53 mins 10 secs
    b3i, blockchain, corda, defi, distributed ledger technology, dlt, enterprise, ethereum, hyperledger, marcopolo, quorum, voltron

    In episode 2, Ashlie speaks to Tom Menner, the director of solution architecture in APAC at R3. Tom talks about R3, Corda, why he's fond of comparing blockchain to plumbing, and why everyone needs to stop talking about blockchain.

  • Episode 1 : Eugene Aseev - CTO and Co-founder of Chainstack

    October 3rd, 2019  |  32 mins 55 secs
    blockchain, corda, defi, distributed ledger technology, dlt, enterprise, ethereum, hyperledger, quorum

    In the first episode of Block, stock and barrel, Eugene Aseev, CTO and co-founder of Chainstack, clears some of the main misconceptions of blockchain. He talks about the road to adoption, the different challenges of enterprise and public blockchains, cutting through the blockchain hype, and why he’s in it for the long run.