Loyalty Live

LOYALTY MEETS BLOCKCHAIN

OCTOBER 16

From October 16-18 the Loyalty Live Blockchain Conference took place in Chicago. Experts in the loyalty and blockchain fields met to discuss how the two can intersect.

Top executives from Walmart, DigitalFutures, RewardOps, and DigitalBits were all in attendance to collaborate in discussions on integrating blockchain solutions into the loyalty sector.

Over the course of the three days, Loyalty Live dove deep into blockchain for enterprise with informative lectures and expert panels. Attendees were able to familiarize themselves with the technology and gain a deeper understanding of how blockchain systems could impact the daily lives of consumers. See the full event details online!

Director Hannah Rosenberg kicked off the event with an overview of blockchain technologies.
The Blockchain Institute team provided educational materials and answered questions at the booth throughout the week.

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.

South Side Blockchain Meetup

SOUTH SIDE BLOCKCHAIN MEETUP

OCTOBER 13

On October 13th the Blockchain Institute was proud to sponsor the South Side Blockchain Meetup. Eager programmers of all skill levels participated in the event. The topic focused on the Loom Network and their gamified Solidity tutorial, Crypto Zombies.

Crypto Zombies is a web app that creates a guided path for users to learn Solidity, the primary programming language used on the Ethereum network. LaTaevia Berry, cofounder of South Side Blockchain, led the workshop. See the meetup group here.

Crypto Zombies Demo in Action!

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.