NEW: Introduction to Blockchain Part 1

2017-03-29 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
ATDC Community Room (Room 2525)
Address: 75 5th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA

This is an introductory class that will go over some of the basics of the blockchain technology. Following is a list of topics  that will be covered:

  1. What is Bitcoin and why is it a revolutionary idea?
  2. Trust and other properties of Blockchain, the technology underlying Bitcoin 
  3. Blockchain of Things
  4. Blockchains for everyone (Humanitarian applications)
  5. Some other examples of Blockchain applications 
  6. Blockchains’ killer app — Financial Services
  7. It’s the end of the world as we know it, or is it?