EVENTS

While it’s possible to learn anything on your own these days, in-person sessions can make all the difference when it comes to understanding complex topics or preparing for certification exams. Our team of experienced blockchain professionals are available throughout the week at our headquarters in Chicago, and are equipped to provide on-site education at conferences and community events nationwide. Our headquarters at the HackHaus in Chicago provides a space for collaboration for a wide range of events.

The Blockchain Institute is a proud sponsor of educational endeavors such as The Chicago Bitcoin and Open Blockchain MeetupThe Voice of Chicago Conference, and online resources like Blockchain.wtf! 

The Crypto Curious Course

January 25, 2020

The Crypto Curious Course Saturday January 25, 2020 (10:00 AM – 2:00 PM) Get Your Tickets Here! Details 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. Learn about what Bitcoin … Continue reading The Crypto Curious Course

Congressman Bill Foster speaks on Libra and a U.S. Digital Currency

January 23, 2020

Bill Foster speaks on concerns regarding Facebook’s Libra project and the need for the Federal Reserve to create a digital currency. Thursday, January 23, 2020 (6:00 PM – 8:00 PM)   Details On Thursday, January 23rd, Bill Foster, Democratic Congressman from the 11th district of Illinois, will be speaking at FinTank’s monthly Blockchain/Crypto group hosted … Continue reading Congressman Bill Foster speaks on Libra and a U.S. Digital Currency

BITDEVS CHI – Socratic Seminar 5

January 22, 2020

BITDEVS CHI – Socratic Seminar 5 Wednesday, January 22, 2019 (7:00 pm – 9:00 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 fifth Socratic … Continue reading BITDEVS CHI – Socratic Seminar 5

DLT Solution for an Industrial IoT Problem

December 17, 2019

Performance Based Service Agreement – DLT solution for an Industrial IoT Problem Tuesday, December 17, 2019 (5:30 PM – 7:30 PM)   Details A large share of every OEM’s revenues come from service and repair, but a lot of time end efforts are wasted in identifying the cause of a problem after a breakdown. Currently … Continue reading DLT Solution for an Industrial IoT Problem

Junior Economic Club Workshop

December 14, 2019

Junior Economic Club Workshop Saturday, January 14, 2019 Details Jeremy from the Blockchain Institute led a workshop for the Junior Economic Club of Chicago helping explain what exactly a blockchain is and how they work. The students were able to test out a new activity that let them play the part of a node and … Continue reading Junior Economic Club Workshop

8LU Workshop w/ Paul Cowgill: Ethereum 101

December 13, 2019

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 Service12:30 – 1:30: Workshop1:30: Questions/Networking ABOUT THE WORKSHOP: This workshop/talk will cover the different components of … Continue reading 8LU Workshop w/ Paul Cowgill: Ethereum 101

Quadratic Voting / CLR and Freelance Work with Gitcoin

December 12, 2019

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 … Continue reading Quadratic Voting / CLR and Freelance Work with Gitcoin

Bitcoin & Open Blockchain Community – Chicago: Holiday Social

December 11, 2019

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 … Continue reading Bitcoin & Open Blockchain Community – Chicago: Holiday Social

Winter Walk on Wilson

December 6, 2019

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 … Continue reading Winter Walk on Wilson

BITDEVS CHI – Socratic Seminar 4

December 4, 2019

BITDEVS CHI – Socratic Seminar 4 Wednesday, December 4, 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 fourth Socratic … Continue reading BITDEVS CHI – Socratic Seminar 4

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