A lot of the innovation across the blockchain technology ecosystem has and is still being driven by the decentralized cryptocurrency community. However, most of these developments are confined to uses within this community and has limited impact on mainstream society. Meanwhile major institutions from global corporations to governments and NGOs have been researching and experimenting with blockchain. We are now seeing the technology being deployed to solve real problems which will impact businesses and economies worldwide. In this session we will focus on where blockchain is currently being implemented to address institutional challenges and drive new opportunities for value creation.