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Introduction to Blockchain

A Workshop for C-level Executives, Managers, & Decision-Makers

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW:

Is your company exploring Blockchain technology? As the underlying technology behind Bitcoin, Blockchain technology has rapidly been demonstrated to be a technology that can streamline your business processes, and has the potential to enable ground-breaking innovations.  Illinois Institute of Technology is offering a 1-day Blockchain Workshop targeting C-level executives, Managers, and Decision Makers.

In this workshop, our goal is to provide you with the terminology, concepts, and technical knowledge about how Blockchain Technology works and why it is important. It will provide you with a better understanding of how Blockchain technology can be implemented in your organization.

Workshop Outcomes:

Each participant should be able to demonstrate foundation knowledge and skills in the following areas:

  • History of Money and Conventional Ledger Functions
  • Bitcoin Basics
  • Tokenized Economy and Crypto Currency Concepts
  • Blockchain Technology
  • Ethereum Blockchain Technology
  • Blockchain Beyond Bitcoin
  • Blockchain Law
  • Blockchain Limits and Challenges
  • Examples of Real-world Blockchain Applications
  • Fundamental principles of How to Design and Implement a Blockchain Solution Project – an Organized High-Level Step-by-Step Approach
  • How to help your Organization rapidly ramp up skills and readiness for Blockchain Application Development

Who Should Attend?

C-Suite Level Executives, Managers, and Decision-Makers

Agenda

Time

Topics

8:30 AM

Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM

History of Money and Conventional Ledger Functions

Bitcoin Basics

9:45 AM

Tokenized Economy and Cryptocurrency Concepts
Blockchain Technology

10:30 AM

Break

10:45 AM

Ethereum Blockchain Technology
Blockchain Beyond Bitcoin – Smart Contracts and Real-World Value

11:30 AM

Disruption Work - Actual Real-World Blockchain Use Cases and Applications

12:30 PM  

Lunch

1:15 PM

Categories of Blockchain Uses and Solutions

Before and After - How Blockchain Solutions Have Added Immense Value and Competitive Advantage to Organizations

2:00 PM

Blockchain Law

Blockchain Limits and Challenges

2:30 PM

Break

2:45 PM

How to Design and Implement a Blockchain Solution Project – an Organized High-Level Step-by-Step Approach

3:15 PM

How to Help your Organization Rapidly Ramp Up Skills and Readiness for Blockchain Application Development

4:45 -5:00PM

Wrap-up

Date: January 16, 2019 (9:00AM-5:00PM)

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided

Location:

Illinois Institute of Technology
201 East Loop Rd
Wheaton, IL 60189

Workshop Fee: $395 per person
This workshop awards .7 CEU or 7 PDU

REGISTER NOW

Questions? Please contact Mary LaFleur at mlafleur@iit.edu or (630) 682-6030