Life in the Fast Chain: A Blockchain Podcast from R3

If you want to learn all things blockchain, this is the podcast for you!

About the show

If you are interested in learning more about the blockchain industry and want to hear from some of the brightest thought leaders, tune into this bi-weekly podcast. R3’s Catherine Rutter hosts some of the biggest names in the blockchain world. Be sure to subscribe and rate the podcast!

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Episodes

  • Minisode 13 with David Vatchev

    September 11th, 2020  |  33 mins 49 secs
    blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, life in the fast chain

    Check out the latest minisode of our podcast with R3's EMEA Venture Development Lead, David Vatchev. David is back in the London office and is on to talk about what it's like being back at work, how the Venture Development team is helping startups adjust to COVID and prepare for post-COVID times, CordaCon 2020 + more! Listen on your favorite podcast app or watch online here -https://www.r3.com/videos/podcast-and-chill-minisode-13-with-david-vatchev/.

  • Episode 52: Enabling future generations featuring Eduardo Rodriguez

    August 25th, 2020  |  42 mins 6 secs
    blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, eduardo rodriguez, emerging technology, life in the fast chain

    Check out this episode of Life in the Fast Chain featuring Eduardo Rodriguez, president of Flatstone Capital Advisors and the founder of the FlatStone Trident Xchange (FSTX). Watch online here - https://www.r3.com/videos/life-in-the-fast-chain-episode-52-enabling-future-generations-featuring-eduardo-rodriguez/ or listen on your favorite podcast app!

  • Episode 51: This ISDA best podcast out there! Smart Contracts, the Law, and Governance in Financial Markets with ISDA + R3

    August 11th, 2020  |  38 mins 32 secs
    blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, derivatives, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, governance, isda, jason rozovsky, life in the fast chain, smart contracts

    Catherine sits down with ISDA's Ciarán McGonagle and R3's Jason Rozovsky to talk about foundational standards for blockchain, smart contract guidelines, their recent paper, ISDA's work on the Common Domain Module (CDM), and more! Listen on your favorite podcast app or watch online at r3.com

  • Podcast and Chill: Minisode 12 with Nadia Pressley

    August 6th, 2020  |  22 mins 8 secs
    blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, coronavirus, covid, covid-19, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, intern, life in the fast chain, working from home

    Catherine sits down with her intern, Nadia Pressley, to talk about virtually interning during the COVID-19 pandemic. Listen on your favorite podcast app or watch online here - https://www.r3.com/videos/podcast-and-chill-minisode-11-with-nadia-pressley/

  • Podcast and Chill: Minisode 11 with Eran Tirer and Ronnie Kher

    June 18th, 2020  |  28 mins 17 secs
    blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, eran tirer, insurance, insurtech, ledgertech, life in the fast chain, ronnie kher

    For this minisode of the podcast, Catherine sits down with Founder and CEO of Ledgertech, Eran Tirer, accompanied by R3's Ronnie Kher to have a fun chat about the insurance industry and how they are holding up during COVID-19 times. Listen on your favorite podcast app!

  • Podcast and Chill: Minisode 10 with Silvia Attanasio and Katerina Koutoulaki

    May 29th, 2020  |  31 mins 40 secs
    abi, blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, italian banking association, italian banks on blockchain, katerina koutoulaki, life in the fast chain, silvia attanasio

    Catherine sits down with Silvia from ABI (Italian Banking Association) and Katerina from R3 to talk about the Spunta project, what it was like getting a bunch of banks to look into blockchain years ago, how things are going in quarantine, and much more. Listen on your favorite podcast app or online here - https://www.r3.com/videos/podcast-and-chill-minisode-10-with-silvia-attanasio-and-katerina-koutoulaki/

  • Podcast and Chill: Minisode 9 with Todd McDonald and George Calle

    May 21st, 2020  |  26 mins 38 secs
    blockchain, catherine rutter, cbdc, central bank digital currency, corda, corda enterprise, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, george calle, life in the fast chain, todd mcdonald

    All CBDC talk! On top of the release of our recent white paper, we have a new central bank digital currency working group... learn more and join here - https://www.r3.com/central-bank-digital-currency-working-group-q3-2020/. Listen on your favorite podcast app!

  • Episode 50: ChainThat's David Edwards and Rebecca Oliver come on the podcast with R3's Victor Boardman to talk insurance

    May 12th, 2020  |  31 mins 20 secs
    blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, insurance, insurtech, life in the fast chain

    ChainThat's David Edwards and Rebecca Oliver come on the podcast with R3's Victor Boardman to talk all about insurance and how the industry is adjusting to our newly digital world. Watch here - https://www.r3.com/videos/life-in-the-fast-chain-episode-50-with-chainthat/ or listen on your favorite podcast app!

  • Podcast and Chill: Minisode 8 with VALK

    May 6th, 2020  |  26 mins 21 secs
    antoine loth, blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, elie azzi, emerging technology, life in the fast chain, valk

    Catherine sits down with Co-Founders of VALK, Antoine Loth and Elie Azzi to talk about how they have been staying productive while working from home, what they are working on, and some recent announcements they've had. Listen on your favorite podcast app or watch online here - https://www.r3.com/videos/podcast-and-chill-minisode-8-with-valk/

  • Podcast and Chill: Minisode 7 with Ivar Wiersma

    April 27th, 2020  |  17 mins 14 secs
    blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, ivar wiersma, life in the fast chain, startups, venture development

    Catherine sits down with Ivar Wiersma, Head of Venture Development at R3, to talk about how his team is supporting startups during the COVID-19 crisis. Watch online here - https://www.r3.com/videos/podcast-and-chill-minisode-7-with-ivar-wiersma/ or listen on your favorite podcast app!

  • Podcast and Chill: Minisode 6 with Maxim Piessen

    April 23rd, 2020  |  20 mins 34 secs
    ai, artificial intelligence, blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, corona virus, covid-19, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, fundraise, intellecteu, life in the fast chain, maxim piessen, who

    Catherine Rutter sits down with IntellectEU's Ai & Data Lead Maxim Piessen to talk about their recent app, #SpreadLoveNotCorona. If interested, make sure to donate as the funds will go to the UN Foundation's COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund for WHO. Watch here - https://www.r3.com/videos/podcast-and-chill-minisode-6-max-piesson/ or listen on your favorite podcast app!

  • Podcast and Chill: Minisode 5 with David E. Rutter

    April 19th, 2020  |  23 mins 39 secs
    blockchain, catherine rutter, ceo, corda, corda enterprise, david e rutter, david rutter, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, life in the fast chain

    Catherine sits down with R3's Founder and CEO, David E. Rutter to catch up and talk about his recent piece on FinTech Futures + how he and employees at R3 are adjusting to working from home while quarantining. Listen on your favorite podcast app or watch online here - https://vimeo.com/409555212.

  • Podcast and Chill: Minisode 4 with Alisa DiCaprio

    April 8th, 2020  |  18 mins 51 secs
    alisa dicaprio, blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, corona virus, digital, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, going digital, life in the fast chain, supply chain, trade, trade finance

    Catherine sits down with R3's Head of Trade and Supply Chain, Alisa DiCaprio to talk about how she is dealing with her new normal of working from home, how COVID-19 is impacting supply chain, what working groups she's focused on and more! Plus Catherine tries to hold her breath on camera. Gotta listen or watch to find out how long she makes it. Listen on your favorite podcast app or online here - https://vimeo.com/405438983.

  • Podcast and Chill: Minisode 3 with Dimos Raptis

    April 2nd, 2020  |  21 mins 59 secs
    blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, life in the fast chain

    Catherine and Dimos sit down (while quarantining!) to talk about staying sane while working from home as well as his new book he just published, "Distributed Systems for Practitioners." Make sure to purchase the book on the link below! Listen on your favorite podcast app or watch this episode online here - https://vimeo.com/403329966.

  • Podcast and Chill: Minisode 2 with Richard Gendal Brown

    March 28th, 2020  |  24 mins 54 secs
    blockchain, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, cto, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, life in the fast chain, richard gendal brown

    On this minisode, Catherine sits down with R3's CTO Richard Gendal Brown to discuss COVID-19, how he is handling working from home, his latest post on Forbes '“Dear Computer”: A World Where Computers Email Each Other So You Don’t Need To,' and more! Watch online here - https://vimeo.com/401664722 or listen on your favorite podcast app!

  • Podcast and Chill: Minisode 1 with Todd McDonald

    March 26th, 2020  |  24 mins 40 secs
    blockchain, catch up, catherine rutter, corda, corda enterprise, coronavirus, covid-19, distributed ledger, distributed ledger technology, dlt, emerging technology, life in the fast chain, minisode, podcast, still podcasting, todd mcdonald

    During quarantine for COVID-19, things can get a little lonely. So, we will be releasing mini-episodes to catch up and make your day a little less lonely. Keep an eye out for these more frequent "minisodes" during these crazy times. First up... R3 Chief Product Officer, Todd McDonald. Listen on your favorite podcast app or watch online here - https://vimeo.com/400985301. Excuse the technical difficulty.