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Arrow Down February's Professional Development Meeting (PDM)

"Blockchain for Supply Chain Management – Beyond the Hype"
Presented by, Irene Woerner CEO of emTRUTH
February 20, 2019

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The term Blockchain, like the Cloud and AI, encompasses many different technologies and methods. This talk provides an executive overview of various blockchain approaches and key criteria to consider when planning an implementation. It covers example applications that are operational today, including a live demo of emTRUTH, which is already being used in the Aerospace and Defense Supply Chain and poised for other industries. We’ll conclude with some blockchain trends and predictions.

Arrow Down Who should attend ?

Supply chain managers, supply chain practitioners, people interested in blockchain and its potential, or companies interested in implementing blockchain for supply chain applications will benefit from this presentation.

Arrow Down About our speaker

Irene Woerner is CEO of emTRUTH. Our mission is to inspire more trust and collaboration among established supply chain partners. Prior to founding emTRUTH, Irene was a technology consultant known for leading path finding technology implementations. Her clients included Warner Bros, Caltech and Paramount. emTRUTH is Irene’s second start-up. She was CEO of her first start-up that created product, raised capital, grew and was acquired. Irene spent many years at JPL and was responsible for both flight and ground software on the Pluto mission, now New Horizons exploring the Kuiper belt. While at JPL, Irene also led a team of researchers on advanced information systems.

Irene Woerner
Irene Woerner


Arrow Down Future Meetings

March 20, 2019

- Coming soon

April 17, 2018

- Coming soon

May 15, 2019

- Coming soon

June 19, 2019

- Coming soon

July 2019

- No meeting in July

August 21, 2019

- Coming soon

September 18, 2019

- Coming soon



LOCATION: Double Tree Club Hotel
ADDRESS: 7 Hutton Centre Drive,
Santa Ana, CA 92707

5:30 to 6:30 pm

6:30 to 7:15 pm
PRESENTATION: 7:15 to 8:30 pm
COST: $25 Members
$30 Non-mem's
$15 Students
$15 OC Board
AT THE DOOR: $30 Members
$35 Non-mem's
$20 Students
$15 OC Board
DATES: Third Wednesday of the Month (10/year - see events calendar)

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