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One Day Training Course on Blockchains for Non-Technical Users
Wed, June 21, 2017, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM BST
This one day interactive course is designed for anyone who wants to understand what blockchains are, what they are capable of and how they work. Technical content is not removed but explained in a way that non-technical people can understand. Specifically the course will cover the following:
- What are blockchains?
- What can blockchains do and how could they affect your business?
- What are Bitcoin and Ethereum and how do they work?
- What is mining and how does it work?
- What are smart contracts?
- What are the differences between private vs public networks?
- 3 use-cases of blockchains are studied in detail:
- Asset Issuance
- Corporate Governance
- Autonomous Insurance
- The road ahead for blockchain technology
This is an interactive course designed to answer your questions about blockchain so discussions are encouraged throughout the day.
Course Instructor: Nick Zeeb
Nick is a passionate advocate for Blockchain Technology and loves teaching technical concepts in an understandable way. He was previously the Lead Engineer at Clearmatics, a renowned London Blockchain financial start-up and has worked as a senior software engineer at an exchange, an investment bank and a hedge fund. Nick holds a Master’s degree in Engineering and Computer Science from the University of Oxford and has years of experience giving understandable technology talks.
A special thank you go out to Rise London for sponsoring our venue. Rise London, in partnership with Barclays, is an exclusive place for start-ups to develop, collaborate, scale and innovate together. Rise London, the home of fintech and Barclays Accelerator powered by Techstars, is the place where great minds co-create the future of financial services. Visit website to find out more. Follow Rise London on Twitter.
If you have any questions regarding this course, please email the organiser on email@example.com