Mr. Brendan Abbott

Senior Manager, Blockchain, Government and Public Services, Deloitte


Brendan Abbott is a Senior Manager in Deloitte’s Government and Public Services practice, focusing on strategy and implementation of blockchain technology solutions. He has worked extensively with government agencies to diagnose business problems that can be solved using blockchain. Brendan brings a broad perspective of the business and policy impacts of emerging technologies.


At XChain2, Mr. Abbott will be discussing:

Customizing Blockchains: Permissioned vs Permissionless

--Understanding the different characteristics between blockchains and their limitations to meet organizational goals

--What data should be added to the distributed-ledger and how to manage its administration

--Customizing security settings to determine who can connect, send, and receive transactions, and create digital assets

--Capitalizing on the value of a larger network while ensuring data confidentiality