Type: Public event

UBRI Connect 2021

UBRI Connect brings together the world’s top scholars, researchers, and thought leaders from across the UBRI network to showcase their blockchain initiatives, promote academic knowledge sharing, and inspire future research and collaboration.

Date & Time

Oct 11-12, 2021, All Day


This is a Virtual Event.

Two days of sessions about blockchain technology and its many applications, plus central bank digital currencies. Of particular note: Tune in on Tuesday at 3:10 p.m. EST, when DNEP +Impact Studio for Local Business faculty director Chris Mueller (Ross) and School of Information senior Simone Turner will do a 10 minute lightning talk about what we learned about Detroit business owners’ pain points related to their point of sale systems, as opportunities for innovation. Chris & Simone would be delighted to take your questions.