OCTOBER 4-5 / 9AM-5PM (PST)
4425 Fortran ct,San Jose, CA-95134
DAY-1 (Blockchain Explained)
What is a blockchain?
We will start with characteristics that do and do not describe the largest blockchain networks and talk about why these characteristics matter.
How do blockchains work?
We will look at the cryptography, consensus mechanisms, and governance structure of the largest blockchains.
Where are we now?
We will cover the various types of tokens, market size and players, regulatory landscape, as well as current use cases.
How did we get here?
A brief history of the pertinent technologies that got us to where we are today.
Where are we going?
We will conclude with a look to the future and postulate what we can expect based on what is possible now, that wasn’t possible before blockchain technology.
An introduction to Ethereum
How is Ethereum different from other Blockchains (Bitcoin's in particular)
Why are Smart Contracts so useful
How to build an Ethereum Blockchain Application or Dapp.
Use cases/applications of Ethereum Blockchain
Programming languages used in blockchain applications
Setting up Environment
Install all the tools necessary for developing Ethereum smart contracts
A deep dive in Ethereum Smart Contracts with Truffle Framework
Introduction to the Solidity Programming
How to write a sample Smart Contracts (hands on)
How to write secure Smart Contracts with Unit Tests
How to leverage secure and audited pre-written libraries
How to write ICO or Token contracts.
Hands on lab
How to interact with Smart Contracts with Web3JS
A simple intro to React/Ethereum
Hands on lab
Deploying blockchain applications
How to deploy your Ethereum Blolckchain Applications
Why use Amazon AWS
Why you should consider running your own Ethereum Node (Geth)
Using the Go(Golang) programming for building future Ethereum Projects
OCTOBER 4-5, 2018
4425 Fortran Ct.
San Jose, CA 95134
ABOUT THE EVENT
Learner's Place Professional Academy is offering an extensive workshop on Blockchain. Blockchain workshop is targeted towards engineers and executives who want to get a jumpstart on Blockchain Technology. The workshop is targeted for a small focused group of attendees with hands on lab. You will not only learn the technology but also get familiarized with industry specific applications. Workshop instructor Patrick Baron is an industry practitioner and veteran of Blockchain Technology.
After the workshop you'll have:
A comprehensive understanding of what Blockchain Technology is and how it works, as well as insights into how Blockchain coexist with existing technologies also how it will affect the future of industry and of your organisation.
The ability to build a Blockchain, Blockchain Regulation framework, and drawing on your knowledge of blockchain and affiliated industries and technologies.
A certificate from Learner's Place Professional Academy as validation of your Blockchain knowledge and skills.
HANDS ON REQUIREMENT
Each attendee must bring their own 64 bit laptop, Windows 7/8 or Mac with administrative privileges, wireless connectivity, minimum 8GB Ram and 20GB hard disk
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Executives looking to understand the blockchain concepts and frame business use cases for enterprises
Engineers/developers currently working on Blockchain based projects or looking to enter in Blockchain projects in their organization.
Product managers trying to decide if and how they can adopt Blockchain
Entrepreneurs seeking to understand the potential application of blockchain in solving business problems
Professors thinking about offering Blockchain based courses
Students working on Blockchain based projects
Learner's Place Professional Academy (LPPA) is a leading provider of high-quality training programs for working professionals seeking to enhance their skills and advancing their careers in the industry. Recent graduates or MS/PhD students can also gain industry specific knowledge and hands on experience. LPPA's main strength is its strong faculty team. All our faculties are industry's seasoned veterans and experts in their own field of work. Since its foundation in 2015, LPPA has offered multiple workshops in the area of Blockchain, Bigdata and Artificial Intelligence.
Blockchain Specialist & Entrepreneur
Patrick is the Founder and CEO of the Blockchain Consulting Group, an Adjunct Instructor of Blockchain at the FinTech School, and a Consultancy Advisor to Blockchain at Berkeley. He was previously President of Ambisafe, a blockchain software company founded in 2015 with more than 115 employees globally. Ambisafe has helped launch more than 40 ICOs that raised over $300M cumulatively. Ambisafe also operates Orderbook.io, an ICO hosting platform and decentralized exchange that uses smart contracts to enforce securities rules. Prior to Ambisafe, he cofounded Hitfin a startup which aimed to move traditional financial derivatives onto the Ethereum blockchain.
Blockchain Instructor & Entrepreneur
Fodé Diop was born in Dakar Sénégal and migrated to the USA to study Computer Science and play Basket Ball. He’s a serial entrepreneur, self taught computer programmer and Cinema Camera operator. He created one of the first iOS Apps in the Apple App Store to help Las Vegas visitors find nightlife events. He’s since been fully devoting his time to acquiring new knowledge about Blockchain technologies and building a decentralized Ether and ERC20 Tokens Exchange on the Ethereum Blockchain. Previously @ CashBet.com. Currently @Nuclo.io. Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies Instructor @ProductSchool