JULY 13-14 / 9AM-5PM (PST)

3120 Scott BLVD,Santa Clara

Blockchain Workshop:


to Implementation


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JULY 13-14, 2018



3120 Scott Blvd.

Santa Clara, CA 95054


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.


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 


  • 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

Learnersplace - Professional training academy for in-depth learning


DAY-1 (Blockchain Explained)

9:00 AM

Setting The Stage

  • Introductions and Workshop Overview

9:15 AM

The Genesis of Blockchain

  • Blockchain Defined

  • Blockchain History

  • Blockchain Terms and Concepts

10:15 AM

The Technology of Blockchain

  • Peer to Peer Networks

  • Applied Cryptography

  • Hash Functions

  • Consensus Mechanisms

  • Popular Protocols (Client Software)

11:30 AM

Properties of Blockchain

  • Fundamental Properties

  • Public, Permissioned, and Private

11:45 AM

Cryptocurrency Blockchain Applications

Cryptocurrencies and ICOs

  • Bitcoin, Eth, Etc.

  • Generating a Wallet

  • Trading Ether

  • Mining

  • Using Block Explorers

  • The ICO Process

2:00 PM

Enterprise Blockchain Applications

Blockchain Use-cases

  • The Chainworks Methodology

  • Chainworks POC Demos

  • Use-case Roundtable

3:45 PM

Enterprise Blockchain Applications

Integrating Blockchain with Existing IT

  • Blockchain Evolution Roadmap

  • Blockchain Interoperability

  • Business Value Creation/Disruption

4:15 PM

Enterprise Blockchain Applications

The Future of Enterprise Blockchain

  • Future Use-cases

  • Roundtable

5:00 PM

DAY-2 (Hands-on)

9:00 AM

Blockchain Fundamentals

Chainworks provides a quick review of the functional Blockchain topics covered in Day 1 to reinforce and build upon the key concepts and terms you will need to understand for Day 2.

10:15 AM

Security of Blockchain

Key differences between public, permissioned, and private blockchains, and the different security requirements of each.  Chainworks will also teach you how to properly secure a private business network blockchain.

11:00 AM

Hyperledger Architecture Deep Dive

Fundamental understanding of the Hyperledger Project, including the architecture of Hyperledger Fabric and how Hyperledger Composer allows you to quickly deploy business networks on top of the Hyperledger Fabric.

1:00 PM

Hyperledger Composer Environment Setup 

Hands on and learn how to set up the Hyperledger Composer Environment on your laptop.  Often the most difficult step in any software project is establishing the correct environment on your local machine.  Chainworks Blockchain Engineers will make sure that you will be ready to code regardless of your operating system.

1:30 PM

Live Coding - Build a Real Hyperledger Composer Application

In this session you will get hands on and with the help of Chainworks Blockchain Engineers you will learn how to deploy a network, code smart contracts, and build a front-end for your Hyperledger Composer application.

5:00 PM


Steven Burns - Blockchain expert

Patrick Baron

Blockchain Specialist and 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.


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