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 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! 

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.


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.

Loyalty Live

October 16, 2018

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 … Continue reading Loyalty Live

South Side Blockchain Meetup

October 13, 2018

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 … Continue reading South Side Blockchain Meetup

The Voice of Blockchain

August 23, 2018

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 … Continue reading The Voice of Blockchain

The International Blockchain Congress

August 17, 2018

INTERNATIONAL BLOCKCHAIN CONGRESS AUGUST 17 One key way that the Institute promotes adoption is by content creation and distribution. Our delegates will be providing educational resources as well as recording the event, so stop by our booth and get in on the action! The International Blockchain Congress is held annually in Chicago to promote the … Continue reading The International Blockchain Congress

The Bitcoin Standard Book Signing

August 11, 2018

BITCOIN STANDARD BOOK SIGNING AUGUST 11 One of the ways the institute has helped build the Chicago community is by attracting experts to speak at local events, which ensures that Chicago’s blockchain enthusiasts can stay up to date and involved in this rapidly evolving industry. We teamed up with the Bitcoin and Open Blockchain Meetup … Continue reading The Bitcoin Standard Book Signing

Girlcon 2018

June 16, 2018

GIRLCON 2018 JUNE 16 A special focus of the Blockchain Institute has been to promote education among younger audiences who have the potential to be the next generation of software designers. GirlCon is an annual conference in Chicago dedicated to promoting STEM education among young women. Our team helped to make blockchain education accessible to … Continue reading Girlcon 2018

Pizza Day

May 22, 2018

PIZZA DAY MAY 22 Every year on May 22, Bitcoin supporters around the world celebrate the first transaction ever conducted on the blockchain, which was for a slice of pizza. The Blockchain Institute sponsored the Bitcoin and Open Blockchain’s Pizza Day event in May 2018 with a record turnout which received mainstream media attention. See the … Continue reading Pizza Day