Overhyped or being the next “foundational technology”? Blockchain is for sure still heavily underused in areas, where transparency and trust is crucial. Public sector for sure being one of those.
That is why Ministry of Economics hand in hand with State Revenue Service in Latvia was up for a challenge to find Blockchain solution applicability for tax fraud, online cash register, and also broader areas of digital transformation and usage of big data in public sector.
Hackathon participants were developing ideas on the following topics: