Blockchain Training Conference 2019

Blockchain Training Conference 2019

August 28th-30th, 2019

In August, The Blockchain Institute’s Managing Director, Hannah Rosenberg, taught a session at the Blockchain Training Conference in Denver.

Organized by C4 (CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium) and aantonop Events, BTC2019 is an educational conference designed with learning objectives in mind and teachers that care about what you take away from their sessions.

At Hannah’s session, attendees learned what the Lightning Network is, why it exists, how it works, and various ways it can be used in commerce. The session included a Lightning demo and attendees were introduced to Lightning concepts and tools such as channel liquidity, channel balancing, watchtowers, as well as a wide variety of tools that can be used to enable Lightning commerce such as payment processors, and Lightning point of sale systems.

Be sure to check back for a recording of this session on the Lightning Network!

 

Chicagobility 2019

July 26, 2019

Chicagobility 2019 July 15, 2019 The Family Matters nonprofit, working in partnership with the City of Chicago and their Chicagobility program arranges a summer program to teach and inspire teens between the ages of 14-16 with educational programming. This year, during their technology week, Managing Director Hannah Rosenberg stopped by to teach attendees about the … Continue reading Chicagobility 2019

Girlcon 2019

June 15, 2019

GirlCon 2019 June 15, 2019 Blockchain Institute was proud to sponsor and participate in Girlcon 2019! GirlCon is an annual Chicago-based event that takes place in mid-June that focuses on empowering the next generation of female leaders. GirlCon has breakout sessions from numerous companies that the attendees will have the opportunity to learn from and … Continue reading Girlcon 2019

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

Chicagobility 2019

Chicagobility 2019

July 15, 2019

The Family Matters nonprofit, working in partnership with the City of Chicago and their Chicagobility program arranges a summer program to teach and inspire teens between the ages of 14-16 with educational programming.

This year, during their technology week, Managing Director Hannah Rosenberg stopped by to teach attendees about the basics of blockchain technology. Hannah and Blockchain Institute were happy for the opportunity to provide an introduction to blockchain to such a young audience.

Beyond explaining the technology and its potential impact, Hannah went on to lead a hands-on demonstration where some students conducted a transaction via a blockchain network while others would look up the corresponding transaction receipt via a block explorer.


If you’re an educational organization looking for educators to teach about blockchain technology, email us at info@weteachblockchain.org.

 

Blockchain Training Conference 2019

August 28, 2019

Blockchain Training Conference 2019 August 28th-30th, 2019 In August, The Blockchain Institute’s Managing Director, Hannah Rosenberg, taught a session at the Blockchain Training Conference in Denver. Organized by C4 (CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium) and aantonop Events, BTC2019 is an educational conference designed with learning objectives in mind and teachers that care about what you take away … Continue reading Blockchain Training Conference 2019

Girlcon 2019

June 15, 2019

GirlCon 2019 June 15, 2019 Blockchain Institute was proud to sponsor and participate in Girlcon 2019! GirlCon is an annual Chicago-based event that takes place in mid-June that focuses on empowering the next generation of female leaders. GirlCon has breakout sessions from numerous companies that the attendees will have the opportunity to learn from and … Continue reading Girlcon 2019

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

Girlcon 2019

GirlCon 2019

June 15, 2019

Blockchain Institute was proud to sponsor and participate in Girlcon 2019!

GirlCon is an annual Chicago-based event that takes place in mid-June that focuses on empowering the next generation of female leaders. GirlCon has breakout sessions from numerous companies that the attendees will have the opportunity to learn from and make connections with.

While at the event, we set up a booth, informing participants on blockchain technology, Blockchain Institute’s mission, and how it could possibly impact their future. We also gave away free swag to everyone like tee shirts, privacy camera covers, stickers, phone pop sockets and more!

 Jeremy led a breakout session to educate and inform students interested in learning about blockchain technology and its possibilities. It was a privilege to teach such an engaged audience that is likely to shape the future of STEM fields!

 We’d like to give a HUGE shoutout to Kyla, Molly, and all those that helped make Girlcon 2019 a great event.

We can not wait to see what comes next! To learn more about Girlcon and all they have going on: https://girlconchicago.com/

 

Blockchain Training Conference 2019

August 28, 2019

Blockchain Training Conference 2019 August 28th-30th, 2019 In August, The Blockchain Institute’s Managing Director, Hannah Rosenberg, taught a session at the Blockchain Training Conference in Denver. Organized by C4 (CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium) and aantonop Events, BTC2019 is an educational conference designed with learning objectives in mind and teachers that care about what you take away … Continue reading Blockchain Training Conference 2019

Chicagobility 2019

July 26, 2019

Chicagobility 2019 July 15, 2019 The Family Matters nonprofit, working in partnership with the City of Chicago and their Chicagobility program arranges a summer program to teach and inspire teens between the ages of 14-16 with educational programming. This year, during their technology week, Managing Director Hannah Rosenberg stopped by to teach attendees about the … Continue reading Chicagobility 2019

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

Chicago Universities Blockchain Summit

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.

 

Blockchain Training Conference 2019

August 28, 2019

Blockchain Training Conference 2019 August 28th-30th, 2019 In August, The Blockchain Institute’s Managing Director, Hannah Rosenberg, taught a session at the Blockchain Training Conference in Denver. Organized by C4 (CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium) and aantonop Events, BTC2019 is an educational conference designed with learning objectives in mind and teachers that care about what you take away … Continue reading Blockchain Training Conference 2019

Chicagobility 2019

July 26, 2019

Chicagobility 2019 July 15, 2019 The Family Matters nonprofit, working in partnership with the City of Chicago and their Chicagobility program arranges a summer program to teach and inspire teens between the ages of 14-16 with educational programming. This year, during their technology week, Managing Director Hannah Rosenberg stopped by to teach attendees about the … Continue reading Chicagobility 2019

Girlcon 2019

June 15, 2019

GirlCon 2019 June 15, 2019 Blockchain Institute was proud to sponsor and participate in Girlcon 2019! GirlCon is an annual Chicago-based event that takes place in mid-June that focuses on empowering the next generation of female leaders. GirlCon has breakout sessions from numerous companies that the attendees will have the opportunity to learn from and … Continue reading Girlcon 2019

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.

Blockchain Training Conference 2019

August 28, 2019

Blockchain Training Conference 2019 August 28th-30th, 2019 In August, The Blockchain Institute’s Managing Director, Hannah Rosenberg, taught a session at the Blockchain Training Conference in Denver. Organized by C4 (CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium) and aantonop Events, BTC2019 is an educational conference designed with learning objectives in mind and teachers that care about what you take away … Continue reading Blockchain Training Conference 2019

Chicagobility 2019

July 26, 2019

Chicagobility 2019 July 15, 2019 The Family Matters nonprofit, working in partnership with the City of Chicago and their Chicagobility program arranges a summer program to teach and inspire teens between the ages of 14-16 with educational programming. This year, during their technology week, Managing Director Hannah Rosenberg stopped by to teach attendees about the … Continue reading Chicagobility 2019

Girlcon 2019

June 15, 2019

GirlCon 2019 June 15, 2019 Blockchain Institute was proud to sponsor and participate in Girlcon 2019! GirlCon is an annual Chicago-based event that takes place in mid-June that focuses on empowering the next generation of female leaders. GirlCon has breakout sessions from numerous companies that the attendees will have the opportunity to learn from and … Continue reading Girlcon 2019

BLOCKRESS Workshop

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 how to use a blockchain to crypto payment to private vs public blockchains.

Blockchain Training Conference 2019

August 28, 2019

Blockchain Training Conference 2019 August 28th-30th, 2019 In August, The Blockchain Institute’s Managing Director, Hannah Rosenberg, taught a session at the Blockchain Training Conference in Denver. Organized by C4 (CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium) and aantonop Events, BTC2019 is an educational conference designed with learning objectives in mind and teachers that care about what you take away … Continue reading Blockchain Training Conference 2019

Chicagobility 2019

July 26, 2019

Chicagobility 2019 July 15, 2019 The Family Matters nonprofit, working in partnership with the City of Chicago and their Chicagobility program arranges a summer program to teach and inspire teens between the ages of 14-16 with educational programming. This year, during their technology week, Managing Director Hannah Rosenberg stopped by to teach attendees about the … Continue reading Chicagobility 2019

Girlcon 2019

June 15, 2019

GirlCon 2019 June 15, 2019 Blockchain Institute was proud to sponsor and participate in Girlcon 2019! GirlCon is an annual Chicago-based event that takes place in mid-June that focuses on empowering the next generation of female leaders. GirlCon has breakout sessions from numerous companies that the attendees will have the opportunity to learn from and … Continue reading Girlcon 2019

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.

The talk covered the history of blockchain and introduced new ideas on how it can push into the next decade.
Taylor Gerring pictured here with the Hong Kong University team.

Blockchain Training Conference 2019

August 28, 2019

Blockchain Training Conference 2019 August 28th-30th, 2019 In August, The Blockchain Institute’s Managing Director, Hannah Rosenberg, taught a session at the Blockchain Training Conference in Denver. Organized by C4 (CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium) and aantonop Events, BTC2019 is an educational conference designed with learning objectives in mind and teachers that care about what you take away … Continue reading Blockchain Training Conference 2019

Chicagobility 2019

July 26, 2019

Chicagobility 2019 July 15, 2019 The Family Matters nonprofit, working in partnership with the City of Chicago and their Chicagobility program arranges a summer program to teach and inspire teens between the ages of 14-16 with educational programming. This year, during their technology week, Managing Director Hannah Rosenberg stopped by to teach attendees about the … Continue reading Chicagobility 2019

Girlcon 2019

June 15, 2019

GirlCon 2019 June 15, 2019 Blockchain Institute was proud to sponsor and participate in Girlcon 2019! GirlCon is an annual Chicago-based event that takes place in mid-June that focuses on empowering the next generation of female leaders. GirlCon has breakout sessions from numerous companies that the attendees will have the opportunity to learn from and … Continue reading Girlcon 2019

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.

Blockchain Training Conference 2019

August 28, 2019

Blockchain Training Conference 2019 August 28th-30th, 2019 In August, The Blockchain Institute’s Managing Director, Hannah Rosenberg, taught a session at the Blockchain Training Conference in Denver. Organized by C4 (CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium) and aantonop Events, BTC2019 is an educational conference designed with learning objectives in mind and teachers that care about what you take away … Continue reading Blockchain Training Conference 2019

Chicagobility 2019

July 26, 2019

Chicagobility 2019 July 15, 2019 The Family Matters nonprofit, working in partnership with the City of Chicago and their Chicagobility program arranges a summer program to teach and inspire teens between the ages of 14-16 with educational programming. This year, during their technology week, Managing Director Hannah Rosenberg stopped by to teach attendees about the … Continue reading Chicagobility 2019

Girlcon 2019

June 15, 2019

GirlCon 2019 June 15, 2019 Blockchain Institute was proud to sponsor and participate in Girlcon 2019! GirlCon is an annual Chicago-based event that takes place in mid-June that focuses on empowering the next generation of female leaders. GirlCon has breakout sessions from numerous companies that the attendees will have the opportunity to learn from and … Continue reading Girlcon 2019

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!

Blockchain Training Conference 2019

August 28, 2019

Blockchain Training Conference 2019 August 28th-30th, 2019 In August, The Blockchain Institute’s Managing Director, Hannah Rosenberg, taught a session at the Blockchain Training Conference in Denver. Organized by C4 (CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium) and aantonop Events, BTC2019 is an educational conference designed with learning objectives in mind and teachers that care about what you take away … Continue reading Blockchain Training Conference 2019

Chicagobility 2019

July 26, 2019

Chicagobility 2019 July 15, 2019 The Family Matters nonprofit, working in partnership with the City of Chicago and their Chicagobility program arranges a summer program to teach and inspire teens between the ages of 14-16 with educational programming. This year, during their technology week, Managing Director Hannah Rosenberg stopped by to teach attendees about the … Continue reading Chicagobility 2019

Girlcon 2019

June 15, 2019

GirlCon 2019 June 15, 2019 Blockchain Institute was proud to sponsor and participate in Girlcon 2019! GirlCon is an annual Chicago-based event that takes place in mid-June that focuses on empowering the next generation of female leaders. GirlCon has breakout sessions from numerous companies that the attendees will have the opportunity to learn from and … Continue reading Girlcon 2019

The Voice of Blockchain

VOICE OF BLOCKCHAIN

AUGUST 23

The Blockchain Institute is proud to sponsor the Voice of Blockchain. The VoB event was held at Navy Pier in Chicago, and attracted a wide range of speakers from across the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry. The event was split into four tracks innovation, social good, fintech, and buidl so attendees could focus on what they value. Our own Hannah Rosenberg spoke on the ‘Solving Scalability’ panel. In addition to offering free educational resources to attendees, our team provided a media booth and interviewed key influencers in the space to help them share their perspectives. See the event online.

Our own Jeremy Cogan interviewing Jimmy Song, a leading Bitcoin expert and decentralization evangelist.

Director Hannah Rosenberg discussing blockchain education with Enigma lead Tor Bair and Cryptoscam Podcasy creator Tone Vays

The Institute Team handing out t-shirts and educational material.

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

Blockchain Training Conference 2019

August 28, 2019

Blockchain Training Conference 2019 August 28th-30th, 2019 In August, The Blockchain Institute’s Managing Director, Hannah Rosenberg, taught a session at the Blockchain Training Conference in Denver. Organized by C4 (CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium) and aantonop Events, BTC2019 is an educational conference designed with learning objectives in mind and teachers that care about what you take away … Continue reading Blockchain Training Conference 2019

Chicagobility 2019

July 26, 2019

Chicagobility 2019 July 15, 2019 The Family Matters nonprofit, working in partnership with the City of Chicago and their Chicagobility program arranges a summer program to teach and inspire teens between the ages of 14-16 with educational programming. This year, during their technology week, Managing Director Hannah Rosenberg stopped by to teach attendees about the … Continue reading Chicagobility 2019

Girlcon 2019

June 15, 2019

GirlCon 2019 June 15, 2019 Blockchain Institute was proud to sponsor and participate in Girlcon 2019! GirlCon is an annual Chicago-based event that takes place in mid-June that focuses on empowering the next generation of female leaders. GirlCon has breakout sessions from numerous companies that the attendees will have the opportunity to learn from and … Continue reading Girlcon 2019