Blockchain 101: Here to Stay?

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Columbus Collaboratory

1375 Perry Street

Columbus, OH 43201

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Exclusively for employees of AEP, Battelle, Cardinal Health, Huntington, Lbrands, Nationwide, and OhioHealth (must present employee badge):

Would you like to gain a better understanding of how Blockchain technology works?

Would you like to learn about current and contemplated Blockchain implementations?

Are you interested in networking with a trusted group from eight different industries?

Join us for a Columbus Collaboratory free, members-only Interactive Talk led by Cybersecurity Analysts at the Collaboratory. As an added bonus, any confidential information shared remains confidential, due to our 8-way non-disclosure agreement!

Don't wait to register; space is limited for this free event!

You'll learn:

  • An overview of Blockchain Technology
  • Blockchain vs. Current Technology
  • Public Blockchain vs. Private Blockchain
  • The impact of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)
  • How Blockchain is used in the Industry

Target audience:

  • IT Practitioners who are interested in learning the basics of Blockchain and its uses

More about our speakers; members of the Collaboratory’s cybersecurity rotational program:

Alex is a northern Ohio native who recently made central Ohio his home after graduating from The Ohio State University last December. He has a degree in Computer and Information Sciences, has a passion for security, and enjoys learning about new tech and tools being used in the cyber community.

Samara is a transplant from San Antonio, Texas. She traveled here to pursue and kick-start a career in cybersecurity. She has a bachelor’s degree in IT with specialization in cybersecurity and her professional interests are cyber threat intelligence, threat hunting, studying threat actors and their actions.

Bill is an enthusiastic new member of the information security field. He completed a Computer Science degree with a focus in Security at Purdue University. Interest in cryptography and forays into cryptocurrency have cultivated a curiosity for blockchain technology.

Colin attended Ohio University and obtained a double-major in Information and Telecommunication Systems, and Organizational Communication. He enjoys building labs, competing in CTFs, and all things Linux.


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Once you register and your Member Company employee status is confirmed, you'll receive a parking permit with specific instructions to the Collaboratory space.

Is there a call in option for this event?

While the very best experience for this event is in person due to the interactive and networking nature, a phone number will be provided for those that can only attend remotely.

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