8LU Workshop w/ Paul Cowgill: Ethereum 101

8th Light University Workshop with Paul Cowgill: Ethereum 101

Friday December 13, 2019 (12:00 PM – 2:00 PM)

 

Details

Join 8th Light Chicago for an 8LU Workshop by Paul Cowgill – Ethereum 101

SCHEDULE:

12:15 – 12:30: Lunch Service
12:30 – 1:30: Workshop
1:30: Questions/Networking

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP:

This workshop/talk will cover the different components of the crypto (web3) tech stack and the current state of the art using the Ethereum blockchain.

In this workshop/talk, we’ll:

• Explore some data on the blockchain visually.
• Hear a few arguments for why this tech/movement matters.
• Try out a couple of particularly useful dapps (decentralized apps) together.
• Receive an introduction to the concept of gas.
• Learn about good practices for reading and writing data, indexing data, etc.

For more info see their Meetup Page

Location:
25 E. Washington, Suite 509
Chicago, IL

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Quadratic Voting / CLR and Freelance Work with Gitcoin

Chicago Ethereum Meetup: Earn crypto for freelance work and quadratic voting / CLR with Gitcoin

Thursday December 12, 2019 (6:00 PM – 8:00 PM)

 

Details

Join The Chicago Ethereum Meetup group for a talk on Freelancing using Gitcoin and Quadratic voting / CLR. For more info see their Event Page

Location:
30 N LaSale St.
Suite 2630
Chicago, IL

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Bitcoin & Open Blockchain Community – Chicago: Holiday Social

Bitcoin & Open Blockchain Community – Chicago: Holiday Social

Wednesday December 11, 2019 (6:00 PM – 9:00 PM)

 

Details

Ditch the office holiday party and come hang out with some crypto people! The conversation will be more interesting ° ͜ʖ ͡ –

Whether you’re new to the Bitcoin/blockchain scene or a seasoned expert, our evening social is an opportunity for you to meet like-minded people and hangout somewhere fun in Chicago. No formal presentations or formal speakers. It’s a night about food, drinks, and socializing.

For more info: https://www.meetup.com/Bitcoin-Open-Blockchain-Community-Chicago/events/266491972/

Location:
1501 N Dayton St
Chicago
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Winter Walk on Wilson

Winter Walk on Wilson

Friday December 6th, 2019 (5:00 PM – 8:00 PM)

The Holiday Winter Walk on Wilson is an opportunity for Chicago residents to visit businesses in the vibrant Uptown neighborhood. The Blockchain Institute will be offering warm beverages and food as we explore cryptocurrency and blockchain systems with revelers.

 RSVP HERE

Full Event Description

Business Partners, The Chamber for Uptown is hosting our 6th Annual WINTER WALK ON WILSON on Friday, December 6th from 5-8PM. This FREE event features sweet treats, warm drinks, and menu samples offered by local Uptown businesses as well as live holiday music along the Wilson commercial corridor from Clark to Sheridan.

We’re pleased to announce this year’s event will once again feature a variety of vendors at the Chicago Market’s Holiday Pop-Up Market at their soon-to-be home inside the historic Gerber Building.

Bring the kids for this family-friendly event! FREE with RSVP!

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsors: CRG Upshore Chapter

5:00 – 7:30 PM

Stroll along Wilson Avenue and enjoy holiday treats and live music at participating businesses including:

Chicago Market

Everybody’s Coffee

Uptown Church Chicago

Tesfa – Ethiopian Cuisine

Pokiology

The Public Barber

Uptown Baptist Church

Spoil Me Hair Salon & Spa

Uptown Bikes hosting First Sip Cafe

Upshore Chapter

Selam Ethiopian Kitchen

HackHaus

In-On Thai

LIVE MUSIC at these stops provided by Old Town School of Folk MusicThe People’s Music School, Kreyòl Roots, The Crossing Celtic, Coffee Jazz Collective, The Uptown Boys, Tell ’em Henry, and more!

7:30 PM
Join us inside the Chicago Market (corner of Wilson & Broadway) for the UPTOWN HOLIDAY REVUE featuring performances and holiday show previews by local arts organizations including The Baton Show LoungeUnderscore Theatre CompanyPlaymakers Laboratory Theatre, and more!

8:00 PM
AFTER-PARTY at Nick’s On Wilson (1140 W. Wilson)

Winter Walk on Wilson is a FREE event, but please RSVP to help our businesses prepare!

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019 (6:30 pm – 8:30 pm)

 

Details

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On Wednesday, Bitdevs Chi will be holding their fourth Socratic seminar at Blockchain Institute’s location in Uptown.

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Blockchain Scenarios in Financial Services/Capital Markets: by Microsoft

Microsoft presents a view of Enterprise Blockchain

Thursday November 21, 2019 (6:00 PM – 8:00 PM)

 

Details

Microsoft is a major player in the world of blockchain. Attend Fintank’s blockchain meet-up on Nov. 21 to hear first-hand about Microsoft’s point of view and strategy for blockchain. PJ Johnson, Principal Architect at Microsoft, will present and engage with the audience.

PJ will share 2019 enterprise blockchain successes, expectations for blockchain in 2020, and describe Microsoft’s new Azure Blockchain Tokens platform. This highly interactive session will advance your blockchain knowledge and add to your personal network of Chicago blockchain professionals.

About the speaker: PJ Johnson is a Principal Architect at Microsoft. PJ has extensive experience with blockchain, AI, data and cloud computing. He has deep knowledge of the financial services, retail and CPG industries.

You find more information and register for the event here.

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Saturday November 16, 2019 (10:00 AM – 2:00 PM)

 

Details

Our first in-person class at the Blockchain Institute is  here!

The Crypto Curious Course is a four-hour workshop with a simple goal: You will walk away from it understanding how transactions work on a blockchain and see the powerful potential of decentralized technology.

You will get hands-on experience with Bitcoin and Ethereum transactions guided by our seasoned experts.

Plus you will learn:

  • How to buy and use cryptocurrency
  • What makes Bitcoin different from traditional money
  • How to safely store your cryptocurrency
  • How Blockchain can benefit the world
  • How a Cryptocurrency Transaction happens ‘Under the Hood’
Thanks to everyone that came out and make our first course a success! Make sure to subscribe to our mailing list to be the first to know about our next course!

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Evernym’s Self-Sovereign Identity Workshop

Evernym’s SSI Roadshow

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 (9:30 AM – 12:30 PM)

 

Details

Evernym’s Self-Sovereign Identity (SSI) Roadshow is a free traveling workshop series designed to teach the basics of SSI.

Join us to learn how SSI can improve your organization’s security, create seamless customer journeys, and unlock competitive advantage.

Open to both nontechnical/beginner and technical/advanced audiences.

We’ll Cover:
– An introduction to SSI: what it is, why it’s happening now, and what it means for business
– Bringing SSI to life: The use cases, opportunities, and capabilities driving adoption
– The business case: SSI’s role in re-inventing the customer experience and unlocking competitive advantage
– Getting started: Using Evernym and Hyperledger Indy to build pilots and POCs, fast

This half-day workshop is offered for free, but spots are limited and allocated first come, first serve.

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BITDEVS CHI – Socratic Seminar 3

BITDEVS CHI – Socratic Seminar 3

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 (6:30 pm – 8:30 pm)

 

Details

BitDevs Chicago is a consensus compatible fork of BitDevs NYC. They discuss bitcoin protocol developments, computer security related to cryptocurrency, and other relevant topics in the cryptocurrency ecosystem.
On Wednesday, Bitdevs Chi will be holding their third Socratic seminar at Blockchain Institute’s location in Uptown.

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Mining Meetup – The Halving

Bitcoin Halving – Does it even matter?

November 5, 2019

The Halving refers to upcoming changes to the Bitcoin production rate. This meetup sponsored by our partner organization will help you learn what you need to know.

Full Event Details Here: https://www.meetup.com/Chicago-Blockchain-Cryptocurrency-Mining-Meetup/events/264966116

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