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, DePaul University, The University of Illinois in Chicago, and The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign were all in attendance. The gathering featured 25 speakers in all. Cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology, and their impact on various industries were among the topics discussed. With +150 attendees, 7 universities, and 7 sponsors, it’s fair to say that CUBs 2019 was a success.
Exploring Engineering 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 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
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.