Pizza Day

PIZZA DAY

MAY 22

Every year on May 22, Bitcoin supporters around the world celebrate the first transaction ever conducted on the blockchain, which was for a slice of pizza.

The Blockchain Institute sponsored the Bitcoin and Open Blockchain’s Pizza Day event in May 2018 with a record turnout which received mainstream media attention. See the event online.

Director Hannah Rosenberg explains Bitcoin and Pizza day live on local TV!

Visit out Media Partner Blockchain.wtf for more information: Full Event Coverage Here

Exploring Engineering 2019

April 18, 2019

EXPLORING ENGINEERING April 18, 2019 Amos Alonzo Stagg High School hosted Explore Engineering which is a Chicago-based event aimed to introduce high school students into the vast field of engineering. The Blockchain Institute team provided educational materials and answered questions at the booth throughout the event.

BLOCKRESS Workshop

April 2, 2019

BLOCKRESS WORKSHOP April 2, 2019 The 3rd International Blockchain Congress took place April 2nd at Chicago’s AON Center. Over 50 Blockchain professionals spoke on various enterprise blockchain topics. The Institutes Managing Director, Hannah Rosenberg, led a panel of 4 in a discussion of real examples of blockchain technology in practice. The panel covered when and … Continue reading BLOCKRESS Workshop

Hong Kong University

November 12, 2018

HKU BLOCKCHAIN WORKSHOP NOVEMBER 12 Digital Ledger technology and distributed computing have come a long way. The Blockchain Institute’s founder, Taylor Gerring spoke earlier this month at Hong Kong University’s Blockchain Center. The institute will be working with the university to provide blockchain educational material.