Blockchain , Identity

Tracking the Corona Virus with SSI

A way to prevent the spread of contamination among nations was to cut off all international flights. This specific measure could have been a considerable measure, wasn’t it be that it had come too late as the virus had already reached European countries. With Italy as the first victim, the arrival of the virus in …

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Tracking your identity
Blockchain , Identity

The new Identity standard

How is this going to work out in real life? A sad, however very relevant, example is the entrepreneur who is directly affected by government measures to combat the corona crisis and who see their turnover vanish. Many entrepreneurs and associations, such as restaurants, cafes, and sports clubs, will have less demand or must close …

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Digital Identity
Blockchain , Solutions

Challenges of blockchain

1. Privacy Because a blockchain is a decentralized database model where all stakeholders can view the data, it is “not done” to put data on the blockchain.  The GDPR is based on an underlying assumption that in relation to each personal data point there is at least one natural or legal person – the data …

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Blockchain Challenges
Blockchain , Identity

Challenges and opportunities of identity in a digital age

Although one has an identity as soon as a person is born or an object is created, your identity develops during your life cycle. Not only is your existence part of your identity, but also your preferences, your achievements such as diplomas and certificates, and last but not least, your reputation, which is an integral …

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Identity Claim and consent
Blockchain , Healthcare

What else does blockchain have to offer for healthcare?

No more single point of failure An important mechanism of a blockchain is that there is not one central database that contains everything, but that the database of transactions (blockchain) is stored with multiple parties. Essentially, there is a copy of the database at every party that participates in the blockchain. This comes with a …

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Blockchain in healthcare
Blockchain , Solutions

Blockchain and Privacy

The enormous data explosion that has taken place, and is still taking place, in recent years will not diminish the concern. And even though, as a result of the introduction of the AVG, there is more regulation and the citizen have more say over their personal data, we are not yet fully in control of …

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Blockchain & privacy
Blockchain , Government

Let’s empower citizens to control access to their personal data

The challenge originally resulted in the idea of a digital data safe – based on blockchain and Zero-Knowledge Proof – which gives the citizens the possibility to decide for themselves which organization can see which part of their personal data. In cooperation with the Ministry of Justice (Innovation-team J&V and DGSenB), the Cyber Security Group …

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Control your personal data
Asset management , Blockchain , Identity , Success Stories

Protecting your assets and identity with Zero Knowledge Proof

‘Blockchain establishes the foundation for trust’ Kees van Iwaarden “How beautiful would it be if all the information about a building was actually stored at the building in such a way that it could easily and safely be shared with other stakeholders” says Kees van Iwaarden about his company. With a background in the maintenance …

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zero knowledge proof
Blockchain , Healthcare

An efficiency breakthrough in government-run healthcare

Blockchain forces you to establish clear agreements, because vagueness cannot be programmed’ Thomas Geelkerken Care institution Pluryn provides care in more than 300 municipalities to youth and adults with complex problems such as autism, anxiety disorders and other behavioural disorders. “You can imagine that a large part of our work consists of communicating with municipalities …

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Efficiency Healthcare Government
Blockchain , Healthcare

Ledger Leopard present at HIMMS

Last Wednesday a new pilot project was launched on the use of blockchain technology in maternity care. The three-month initiative is being run by the insurer Coöperatie VGZ and the National Healthcare Institute (Zorginstituut Nederland). Over the next few months, in partnership with the maternity care organisations Liemerscare, Kraamzorg Zuid-Gelderland and Kraamzorg VDA…

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Ledger Leopard HIMMS