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Are you looking for a job and would like to adapt your application to different vacancies? Or maybe you are training and want to manage and verify effectively your certificates?

Are you a company, public administration or HR consulting in the process of recruitment? Do you want to count on decision support mechanisms to make the best decision?

Are you a researcher, academic or technologist interested in the application of blockchain, gamification, semantic technologies, data analytics and machine learning techniques?

If the answer is yes, then QualiChain is for you! QualiChain is a research and innovation project aiming to solve these needs. Learn more about QualiChain…

QualiChain is conducting pilots in 4 key areas. Learn more about the QualiChain pilots…

QualiChain is collaborating with several projects and initiatives. Learn more about the QualiChain collaborations…

News

02
Jul

QualiChain at SLERD 2021 and EKDDA info day

Alexander Mikroyannidis (The Open University, UK) recently gave two invited talks at the SLERD 2021 conference and at an info day organised by EKDDA. The first event took place online on June 25th. Alexander was invited as speaker on the panel “Towards Learning Ecosystems Based on Competences: the promise of the micro-credentials” panel, in the […]

16
Jun

QualiChain featured in CORDIS

The QualiChain project has been featured in a CORDIS article entitled: A better way to verify educational and employment credentials. The article provides an overview of the project’s objectives and innovations, related to streamlining and simplifying recruitment processes through the use of blockchain, semantics, data analytics, and gamification technologies. The article includes quotes from Dr Panagiotis […]

15
Jun

QualiChain presented in Madeira

The Madeira Digital Health and Wellbeing is an initiative of the SRS and UNINOVA, that features demonstrations of the technological solutions developed in projects funded by the European Union (EU) currently available and implemented in the Madeira Island, making all key stakeholders aware of the concept of health and wellbeing, as well as future developments […]

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Blockchain: Hope or Hype?

How does blockchain work and has its usefulness been over or under estimated? John Domingue and Sajida Zouarhi show how blockchain is being implemented in a real-world setting.

A Blockchain-based Decentralised University

A DAO University is a next step evolution in higher education. A born digital community owned educational institution for the 21st Century. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.

Blockchains, Fact and Fiction: a Legal Perspective

Karen Foley interviews John Domingue and Dr Robert Herian, who very briefly explain what this technology is and then explore its implications for the legal arena.

A Blockchain-based COVID-19 Digital Immunity Passport

As the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds, a controversial 'Immunity Passport' has been mooted as a way to enable individuals to return back to work or be admitted to current off-limits locations.

Blockchain Ecosystem for Verifiable Qualifications

Diogo Serranito, Andre Vasconcelos, Sergio Guerreiro and Miguel Correia (INESC-ID, Portugal) presented the QualiChain project and their paper Blockchain Ecosystem for Verifiable Qualifications at the 2nd Conference on Blockchain Research & Applications for Innovative Networks and Services (BRAINS 2020) on September 28-30, 2020.

Self-Sovereign Identity Access Control

Presentation of Rafael Belchior (INESC-ID, Portugal) at the PhD Open Days 2020 of Técnico Lisboa.

Facilitating lifelong learning through the use of blockchain technology

This webinar is part of the Association for Learning Technology 2021 CPD webinar sessions.

QualiChain: Decentralised Qualifications on the Blockchain

Introduction of the QualiChain Special Track at eLmL 2020.

Exploring Blockchain for Public Sector Recruitment

Presentation at the QualiChain Special Track of eLmL 2020.

Blockchain Applications in Education: A Case Study in Lifelong Learning

Presentation at the QualiChain Special Track of eLmL 2020.

Landscape Analysis

Presentation at the QualiChain Special Track of eLmL 2020.

QualiChain Concept

Presentation at the QualiChain Special Track of eLmL 2020.

Towards A Blockchain-based Decentralised Educational Landscape

Presentation at the QualiChain Special Track of eLmL 2020.

Digital Transformation of Education Credential Processes and Life Cycles

Presentation at the QualiChain Special Track of eLmL 2020.

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Publications

Belchior, R., Vasconcelos, A., Guerreiro, S. and Correia, M. (2021) A Survey on Blockchain Interoperability: Past, Present, and Future Trends, arXiv preprint arXiv:2005.14282.

Vasylkovskyi, V., Guerreiro, S. and Sequeira, J. (2021) Designing and Validating a Blockchain-based Architecture to Enforce Privacy in Human Robot Interaction, 54th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (p. 566).

Vasylkovskyi, V., Guerreiro, S., & Sequeira, J. S. (2020) BlockRobot: Increasing Privacy in Human Robot Interaction by Using Blockchain, IEEE International Conference on Blockchain (Blockchain) (pp. 106-115). IEEE.

Guerreiro, S. L., Silva, D., Rosado, T., Vasconcelos, A., Correia, M. and Sousa, P. (2020) Decentralized Business Process Control using Blockchain, Enterprise Modelling and Information Systems Architectures (EMISAJ), 15, 15-1.

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Deliverables

D4.3-QualiChain Value Adding Services Foundations, Final Version

Based on the early validation and feedback received, this deliverable updates the previous D4.2 with additional developments and bug-fixing activities.

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D3.3-QualiChain Baseline Services Foundations, Final Version

This deliverable provides the final version of the Baseline Services developed in WP3. It is the improved, refined, version of D3.2 (Version II) which has been improved according to feedback from pilots.

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D7.4-QualiChain Pilots Execution Documentation, Release II

This series of deliverables documents the pilots' operation and execution. These reports also evaluate the various consequent versions of the QualiChain platform.

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