Procurecon Indirect West 2017

September 18-September 20, 2017

JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa, Scottsdale, AZ


Jack Shaw

Executive Director
American Blockchain Council

Jack Shaw is Co-Founder and Executive Director of the American Blockchain Council. As such, he is a leading expert on the strategic business implications of Blockchain technology who has spoken and consulted on Blockchain around the world. He is a world renowned Keynote Speaker. He was recently voted one of the World’s Top 25 Professional Speakers by over 27,000 meetings planners, executives and conference attendees – the only Technology speaker to be accorded this recognition.

Jack has been a Technology Futurist for over 30 years – helping others to understand the impact of emerging technologies. In addition to Blockchain, he is widely recognized for his expertise in such breakthrough business technologies as:

  • Artificial Intelligence,
  • Internet of Things, and
  • D Printing

As well as such established technologies as:

  • Ecommerce / Omnicommerce
  • Big Data / Predictive Analytics
  • Cloud Computing
  • Mobile Commerce, and
  • Supply Chain Management

A charismatic speaker, he’s delivered more than 1000 keynote speeches and executive presentations in 23 countries and every U.S. state. Jack graduated from Yale with a degree in Business Administration and has an MBA from Kellogg in Finance and Marketing.

Tuesday September 19, 2017: Revolutionizing Relationships: Innovation Among Us

11:55 AM Keynote Presentation: Understanding Blockchain And How Emerging Technologies Will Enable The Digital Transformation Of Procurement

Blockchain is one of the most exciting new technologies in years, but its real power comes when combined with such other emerging technologies as Advanced Cognitive Systems, IoT, and Predictive Analytics: learn how the confluence of these technologies is going to affect sourcing and procurement processes and the talent required to manage them.