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Training of 4 half days.

Day 1: Blockchain Fundamentals - 10/09/2018

During this first day the participants will get a thorough introduction to the core blockchain technology and common (business) use cases.

Requirements

Everyone is welcome to participate, no prior experience or knowledge required.

What will you learn

At the end of the day you will go home with a understanding of the blockchain technology and know the key vocabulary and common concepts used when discussing blockchain in business situations


Day 2: Getting started with blockchain - 15/10/2018

This second day will focus on implementing the blockchain technology in a business context. Attendees will get a solid grasp on all the prerequisites needed to get started with a successful business blockchain project. This will include sessions from experts In the field of business economics and law.

Requirements

Basic knowledge of the blockchain technology, vocabulary and common architectures. Attendees will be expected to be familiar with the content of “day 1: Blockchain Fundamentals” .

What will you learn

At the end of the day you will have a clear overview of all the different aspects needed to implement a blockchain project in a business context.


Day 3: Blockchain Technology Deep Dive - 05/11/2018

This third day will provide the attendees with an in-depth look at how the different blockchain technologies work. The day will start with an overview of the current blockchain technology landscape; what are the most used platforms and what are the differences between them. Next the different consensus mechanisms that form the backbone of the blockchain technology will be discussed and mapped to applications and existing platforms.

Requirements

Basic knowledge of the blockchain technology, vocabulary and common architectures. Attendees will be expected to be familiar with the content of “day 1: Blockchain Fundamentals” .  

Content of “day 2: Getting started with blockchain” will be beneficial to understand the possible applications of the different blockchain platforms but is not mandatory.

What will you learn

At the end of the day you will have a in firm grasp of some of the key mechanisms behind the blockchain technology and get a clear overview at the different platforms who currently form the blockchain landscape.


Day 4: Blockchain advanced concepts - 10/12/2018

This fourth day will focus on some advanced concepts in the blockchain technology. As an attendee, you can expect subjects like: off-chain storage solutions, blockchain IOT applications, cross-blockchain data anchoring and more. This last workshop day will have as goal to give an overview of some of the more advanced concepts, techniques and even current research in the blockchain domain. Since it will be adapted to represent the current state-of-the-art, topics listed here are subject to change.

Requirements

Basic and advanced knowledge of the blockchain technology, vocabulary and common architectures. Attendees will be expected to be familiar with the content of “day 1: Blockchain Fundamentals” and “day 3: Blockchain Technology Deep Dive”.

Content of “day 2: Getting started with blockchain” will be beneficial to understand the possible applications of the different blockchain implementations but is not mandatory.

What will you learn

At the end of the day attendees will be familiar with some advanced blockchain concepts and techniques. Thanks to the overview of the current developments, research and state-of-the-art you will have better idea of what will be the next big thing in the blockchain domain. 

 

Training in cooperation with Howest.