Position paper on blockchain technology: Smart contract and applications

Weizhi Meng, Jianfeng Wang, Xianmin Wang, Joseph Liu, Zuoxia Yu, Jin Li, Yongjun Zhao, Sherman S.M. Chow

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Abstract

Blockchain technology enables a transaction to be handled in a decentralized fashion. In this position paper, we aim to introduce the background of blockchain technology, discuss one of its important component — smart contract, and present its recent applications in many fields such as cryptocurrency, financial services, risk management, and Internet of Things.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of 12th International Conference on Network and System Security
PublisherSpringer
Publication date2018
Pages474-483
ISBN (Print)9783030027438
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018
Event12th International Conference on Network and System Security - Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
Duration: 27 Aug 201829 Aug 2018
Conference number: 12

Conference

Conference12th International Conference on Network and System Security
Number12
LocationHong Kong Polytechnic University
CountryChina
CityHong Kong
Period27/08/201829/08/2018
SeriesLecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
Volume11058
ISSN0302-9743

Keywords

  • Blockchain technology
  • Financial services
  • Internet of Things
  • Practical applications
  • Risk management
  • Smart contract

Cite this

Meng, W., Wang, J., Wang, X., Liu, J., Yu, Z., Li, J., ... Chow, S. S. M. (2018). Position paper on blockchain technology: Smart contract and applications. In Proceedings of 12th International Conference on Network and System Security (pp. 474-483). Springer. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), Vol.. 11058 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-02744-5_35