The Ministry of Science and ICT and the National Election Commission (NEC) decided to embrace verification the appliance of blockchain tech for the e-voting process. The trial time has been planned in the next month, and will be held by the Korea Internet and Security Agency (KISA) together with Seoul National University’s Blockchain Society.
The article briefs more about the blockchain technology that will be applied for voter authentication and also result saving, narrating:
“Voting will be conducted via mobile and personal computers. Data will be saved on a distributed network and all voters will be able to view voting results as they progress”.
The NEC will ensure strategy about the usage of the process for online voting noting that artificial intelligence (AI), big info, and Internet of Things (IoT) technology will be included to improve the election process as well.
A alike blockchain-supported mobile general elections process that were planned would be utilized for the U.S. state of West Virginia’s midterm elections, Cointelegraph released on 27-Sep. In the beginning Nov voting, the region’s Secretary of State briefed that 144 military personnel stopped foreigners from 24 territories which had been eligible for successfully broadcast over their mobiles ballots, blockchain-supportive trading ridge named Voatz.
Various worldwide regions have declared the thoughts of blockchain-supported process for elections, such as Ukraine, Catalonia, and the Japanese city of Tsukuba. In June, the Swiss city of Zug, particularly had been identified as ‘Crypto Valley,’ held a blockchain-based lawsuit municipal vote. Cointelegraph had released this report on 9-Jun.