SPA-16: BlockChain – Understanding the Distributed Ledger

Demystifying the Blockchain & Bitcoin

WHAT Is Blockchain Bitcoin …

This new one day workshop demystifies the worlds of Blockchain and Bitcoin enabling students and their companies to better  understand what it means for their businesses.  The course provides a “how to” guide for leveraging these new technologies as well as strategies for incorporating them into current payments systems.

This is an easy-to-understand introduction into the key concepts, practical implications and opportunities that these technologies bring to financial services and other sectors includes

  • • Key characteristics and relevancies of Bitcoin and Blockchain
  • • How the Technology woks
  • • Blockchain models and economies
  • • Applications in Finance & regulatory issues
  • • The opportunities, challenges and constraints

Students will receive a course workbook and completion certificate at the conclusion of this 1 day workshop.