THE BLOCKCHAIN & BITCOIN ACADEMY
A 2 day event on Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology
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Why you should attend this event
Are you aware of the multiple challenges your organization will be facing when Blockchain Technology will be implemented in every major industry? Are your teams ready for a revolutionary change?
Choose the Blockchain Academy and learn what this new technology could do for your company.
With the advance of Digital disruption, it’s crucial to gain a proper understanding of Bitcoin and its underlying Blockchain technology in order to leverage its full potential.
About the Bitcoin and Blockchain Course
As a participant, you will acquire the basics to start mastering the technological and socio-economic aspects of Bitcoin and Blockchain. You will be able, for example, to create and control your bitcoin wallet and to understand the technology that governs it. You will understand why everyone is interested in learning more about this topic and how to use what you will learn as a lever both in your personal and in your professional life.
The course is very interactive and combines in an appropriate way both theory and practice giving you the opportunity to acquire useful knowledge and tools to refine and improve your knowledge in this field. We have reached the fourth edition of the Blockchain Academy and thanks to our previous participants’ feedbacks we have improved and enhanced our course with new topics and material.
Organization of the Blockchain Academy
The Blockchain Academy Full version (2 days) is designed for those who want a complete and effective understanding of the Bitcoin phenomenon and Blockchain technology: the first day, is conceived as a conference in the morning in which it will be presented the state of the art of the technology, while the second part of the day will be dedicated to the first part of our course on Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology.
The second day will provide the necessary insights for a deeper and structured understanding of the topics presented during the first day. All the latest updates on the main protocol advancements will be covered.
Blockchain Technology will be at the heart of multiple functions in any major organization. Our course does not require any prior knowledge because it will give a complete overview of the state of the art of the technology.
Previous Blockchain Academy attendees have been in roles such as:
- CxOs, Executives
- Senior Managers
- Program and Project Managers
- Product Managers, Product Owners and Business Analysts
- Product & Software Developers
- Digital Innovators
- Blockchain And Bitcoin Beginners
The course will be taught in English and will last two full days. During these two days, you will have ample opportunities to discuss the following topics:
Digital Assets and Private Keys: recognizing the controlling mechanism of digital assets, wallets, hot/cold storage, exchanges and payment processors
Evolution of Money from Coins to Digital Gold: understanding how Bitcoin can be considered as digital gold and why it’s relevant for the history of money
Blockchain Applications beyond Bitcoin: using time-stamping, notarization services, distributed ledgers, and smart contracts
Blockchain Taxonomy: explaining core concepts like Transactions, Blockchain, Merkle Tree, Distributed Consensus, Mining
Fiscal and regulatory framework of cryptocurrencies: understanding how this new economic paradigm fits within the current Fiscal and regulatory frameworks
Educational Goals of the Seminar
What challenges the course address? We introduce and discuss blockchain challenges in order to allow our audience to:
Gain a proper understanding between hype and reality
- Blockchain promises to change financial service. Are we able to say exactly how and why?
Grasp a solid understanding of the interplay between technology, game theory, cryptography and monetary theory
- Are all descriptions of Blockchain coherent and convincing?
Figure out when and how these technologies can fit any potential business use case
- Many case studies are proposed by different players for Blockchain. Are any of them production ready?
Start to understand the legal aspects and implications of Cryptocurrencies and Smart Contracts
- How does this contract work in legal terms?
Understand the kind of consensus as per your network topology and the governance model
- What is the value of reaching consensus in a decentralized environment?
Appreciate and leverage the potential of this emerging ‘digital gold’
Is Bitcoin disruptive? Is there something better?