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Serial No. 115-57: Leveraging Blockchain Technology to Improve Supply Chain Management and Combat Counterfeit Goods, Joint Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Oversight & Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, Second Session, May 8, 2018   [open pdf - 3MB]

This is the May 8, 2018 joint hearing titled "Leveraging Blockchain Technology to Improve Supply Chain Management and Combat Counterfeit Goods," held before the House Subcommittee on Oversight & Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. From the opening statement of Ralph Abraham: "The Science Committee continues to engage in oversight of emerging forms and applications of technology, just like the discussion that we-will occur on blockchain today. We recognize that these technologies can benefit both the public and private sectors and seek to understand what can be done to ensure that this technology is appropriately leveraged in an efficient and productive manner. Through ensuring reliability, increasing productivity, and securing systems and data, the application of blockchain technology is an area in which there is much to learn. While the applications for blockchain technology are continuously increasing, this hearing is an opportunity to learn more about its specific use in supply chain management." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Douglas Maughan, Robert ''Bob'' Chiaviello, Michael White, and Chris Rubio.

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Serial No. 115-57
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2018
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