Student teams were randomly assigned use cases developed by the sponsors: M&T Bank, ValueCentric, and BlueCross BlueShield.
Each year, the Blockchain Buildathon changes to reflect the expansion in understanding of both students and industry.
This year, most of the student teams were able to develop a complete solution for their assigned case.
Dean Folks talks to representatives from BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, which was sponsoring the event.
The recipients of the Grand 1st prize worked on the M&T Bank use case, creating a platform to look for liens on one’s property.
Judy Feldman, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer at ValueCentric, helps to announce award winners.
The recipients of the Blockchain Buildathon Grand 1st Prize pose with representatives from M&T Bank and faculty member Bina Ramamurthy.
The recipients of the Blockchain Buildathon Grand 2nd Prize pose with representatives from ValueCentric and faculty member Bina Ramamurthy.