Undoubtedly, one of the biggest factors behind the incredible growth in the Atlantic Canadian tech scene has been the emergence of blockchain technology. On October 2nd, the Halifax David Aplin Group team was thrilled to host a premier event celebrating the latest and greatest in blockchain work being done here in Nova Scotia. The event, Breakthroughs in Blockchain, boasted many of the biggest names in the Atlantic Canadian blockchain scene with Jonathan Baha’i of eXeBlock, Dawn Jutla of Peer Ledger, Daniel Faria of Nodalblock, and Vijai Karthigesu of UBIQUE Network, sharing the stage together for the first time ever.
“Canada is already a global leader in blockchain technology, and therefore has an exciting opportunity to leverage that platform and to compete on a global stage." – Jonathan Baha’i, eXeBlock
“Blockchain is not an ‘IT problem’ – it’s a business transformation.” – Vijai Karthigesu, UBIQUE Networks
Blockchain Technology in Atlantic Canada
- Real life applications of blockchain from four diverse Atlantic Canadian companies who are competing on a global stage.
- How blockchain technology integration can benefit their business.
- The challenges and opportunities for a startup company working with an emerging technology.
- Strategies for recruiting top talent with unique skill sets.
- The different uses of blockchain across a vast number of industries.
- The future of blockchain in Atlantic Canada and across the world.
The Power of blockchain
The Aplin team was elated by the response to Breakthroughs in Blockchain, and has continued to position itself as the go-to firm for blockchain and technical recruitment in Atlantic Canada as well as across the country.
Testimonials From Attendees at This Year's Event
“Breakthroughs in Blockchain was a must-attend event for entrepreneurs, technologists, and business in the cryptocurrency and blockchain application space.” – Attendee
“The interesting thing about the event is that it’s brought together people from various different industries and multiple sectors to figure out how this technology can be deployed.” - Attendee
About David Aplin Group
David Aplin Group is a full-service recruitment solution provider for both temporary and permanent roles, and is one of the largest Information Technology-focused recruiting firms in Atlantic Canada. With over 40 years of experience, offices coast to coast, a senior team of deeply specialized recruiters and extensive local, national and global networks - we help our clients in Atlantic Canada find the absolute best talent. Please visit www.aplin.com for more info.
David Aplin Group is a private family and employee owned Canadian staffing agency founded in Alberta in 1975, recognized as one of Canada's most accomplished recruiting firms. Our mission is to positively impact lives.