ATLANTA November. 6, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Beyond Protocol the distributed ledger technology platform, is proud to announce a partnership with Vanderbilt University to use data biometric technology to study mental health. The platform has already partnered with Cage the Elephant frontman Matt Shultz to integrate Beyond Protocol's inhackable blockchain technology into their onstage performances, and NFL tight end Rob Gronkowski so that the athlete's vital signs are sent securely through the blockchain. The new partnership with Vanderbilt University will build on these use cases by capturing biometric data and analyzing mental health metrics in artists and athletes.
"The Wond'ry, The Vanderbilt University Innovation Center is pleased to be part of the Cage The Elephant tour through the development of adaptive clothing that will soon enable biometric data as Matt Schultz brain waves that need to be monitored regularly and are part of the performance, "said Alexandra Sargent Capps director of the Wond'ry Fiber Arts Lab, Vanderbilt's Innovation Center. "Seeing the Beyond Protocol encompassing clothing and associated data while drawing attention to general mental health and inclusion promises to be an incredibly positive and productive collaboration."
To celebrate the partnership, both Beyond Protocol and Vanderbilt have collaborated on a concert this Saturday with Cage the Elephant and Metallica:
Jonathan Manzi, founder and CEO of Beyond Protocol
Matt Schultz, lead singer of Cage the Elephant & Beyond Protocol Partner
Alexandra Sargent Capps, director of the Wond'ry Fiber Arts Lab
Beyond Protocol and Vanderbilt University Announce Partnership between biotechnology and mental health
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ATLive @ Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, GA
Saturday, November 6, 2021 at 6:00 PM ET
About Beyond Protocol:
Beyond Protocol is a technology project by Distributed ledger that offers a secure and probabilistically un-hackable solution for inter-device / Internet of Things (IoT) inter-communication. With one line of code, the Beyond Protocol platform enables secure messaging between devices using blockchain technology and unique hardware signatures, and equips devices with a cryptocurrency-based payment gateway for automated behind-the-scenes transactions. Beyond Protocol seeks to build practical and real solutions for the security of devices and payments within a machine economy.
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