Title: Blockchain, What’s Next ?
Sylvain Cariou is the CEO of Crystalchain.io a company that has developed a platform for traceability of products on the blockchain technology. Crystalchain focuses mainly on two industries : food, and luxury/fashion. For Crystalchain, Sylvain is also in charge of the consulting line of services and bring his expertise to companies by analyzing their needs and those of their ecosystems.
Sylvain is also the chairman of the French Commission for the ISO normalization of blockchain.
Sylvain holds a degree in engineering from the Ecole Polytechnique and a MBA from Essec.
Attorney-at-law member of the Paris Bar (co-founder of Legal Brain Law Firm), he holds a Ph.D. in Law and several certifications in data law (CNIL) and financial law (AMF).
He gives lectures on digital humanities and blockchain at several universities (Universities Paris 8, Paris 13, CY and Savoie Mont-Blanc) and business school (ESSEC). He is a member of the UNESCO Chair ITEN and member of the Laboratory Paragraphe in ITC at the University Paris 8.
He has written two books on blockchain: “Blockchain: The advent of disintermediation” published by Wiley and “Investir et se financer avec la blockchain” at ENI. He has also co-authored the Blockchain Glossary for UNESCO 1st blockchain international conference.
Emmanuel Bertin is an expert community leader at Orange and an adjunct professor at the Institut Mines-Telecom, France. His activities are focused on 5G and 6G, Blockchain and service engineering, with more than 100 published researched articles. He is chairing the BRAINS conference series dedicated to DLT and smart-contracts.
He received a Ph.D. and an habilitation in computer science from Sorbonne University. He is a senior member of the IEEE.