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Blockchain Technology Foundation

Have you heard about blockchain, or Bitcoin, and wondered what all the buzz was about? Could it really overthrow current economic models, global markets, and traditional businesses? Learn the concepts behind blockchain technology and how it will impact the world.

This one-day training course answers all of your questions, with a complete introduction to the blockchain phenomena; including Bitcoin, Altcoin, cryptocurrencies, distributed ledgers, and decentralized trust. Learn why blockchains are considered secure and transparent and gain the knowledge to distinguish the different types of tokens and identify potential use cases.

From Bitcoin to cryptocurrencies and the booming ICO phenomenon, you’ll learn everything that matters most about blockchain technology right now. 

Is Blockchain Technology Foundation training right for me?

  • Yes - if you are interested in blockchain and the opportunities it brings
  • Yes - if you want to get blockchain explained in just a day
  • Yes - even if you only have a general understanding of technology or blockchain

What will I achieve by completing this training?

You will learn:

  • The definition, basic concepts, and terminology of blockchain
  • The history of blockchain
  • The advantages and disadvantages of blockchain technology
  • How blockchain works (the mechanics behind it)
  • An overview of possible markets that blockchain could disrupt
  • How to point out uses cases within your business
  • About Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies
  • The different characteristics of the most popular tokens
  • Ethereum 
  • Smart contracts
  • ICOs (initial coin offerings)

You will gain hands-on experience in:

  • Distinguishing between the different types of tokens 
  • Identifying potential blockchain use cases

You will develop the skills to:

  • Articulate the benefits of blockchain
  • Distinguish the different elements of blockchain and its surrounding phenomena
  • Differentiate between hype and real potential
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