IBM-backed project seeks to set standard for blockchain work credentials

IBM-backed project seeks to set standard for blockchain work credentials

A group of organizations supported by IBM announced plans to launch a credentialing platform that will utilize blockchain technology, according to a statement shared with HR Dive. The platform – still in development, according to a company blog written by Alex Kaplan, IBM’s global leader of blockchain and AI for learning credentials – will provide workers a “permanent, verifiable record” of their learning, certifications and skills.