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!

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Chicago Universities Blockchain Summit

May 29, 2019

Chicago Universities Blockchain Summit May 18, 2019 On May 18th, Blockchain Institute sponsored Chicago University Blockchain Summit Conference at Northwestern University at the Pritzker Pavilion Downtown Chicago, IL. The event was put on by several Illinois universities intent on highlighting the many benefits of this transformative new technology. Clubs from Northwestern University, University of Chicago, … Continue reading Chicago Universities Blockchain Summit

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