Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences Wang Xiaoyun: Accelerating the integration of blockchain and other information technologies will help promote the rapid development of a smart society

According to the China News Service, on December 18, the 2019 Shandong Innovation-Driven Development Summit Forum was held in Jinan, Shandong. Wang Xiaoyun, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, said at the scene that passwords are the core technology and basic support for network and information security, and blockchain technology creatively solves the problem of how to reach consensus in an unlicensed environment. In terms of developing supply chain finance, blockchain can solve pain points in multiple industries and accelerate inclusive finance. Accelerating the integration of information technologies such as blockchain and artificial intelligence will help promote the rapid development of a smart society.