Pakistan President voices concerns over Blockchain tech

According to Dr. Arif Alvi, the President of Pakistan, the country’s industrial sector needs to prepare for dealing with disruptive tech, such as AI, blockchain, and IoT.

Beware the Blockchain

New, emerging technologies are spreading around the world, and while they may be well-known and common in some countries, they are only just arriving in some areas. Things such as IoT, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, and robotics, while advanced, also have a reputation for being highly disruptive.

So much so that Pakistan’s President has allegedly warned the industrial sector of the arrival of such technologies.

The President voiced his concerns during the Taskforce on Emerging Technologies’ meeting on Tuesday, December 17th. Others in attendance included Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, the country’s Minister for Information Technology and…

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