JANUARY 25-26 / 9AM-5PM (PST)

4425 Fortran Ct, San Jose, CA 95134

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This two-day workshop is the most effective Blockchain course you can find anywhere in the world.


It provides practical training on Ethereum Blockchain with 70% lab exercises and 30% concept building lectures. Every student gets personal attention and works with two seasoned Blockchain professionals highly experienced in developing Blockchain applications on Ethereum.

By the end of the course, you will be highly proficient in Blockchain.  You would design and develop smart contracts using Solidity, issue your own cryptocurrency and write token contracts. You will become fully armed to build real-life Ethereum Blockchain applications or Dapp of any complexity on your own.

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JANUARY 25-26, 2018



4425 Fortran Ct.

San Jose, CA 95134


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. The maximum class size is 12 attendees. You will not only learn the technology but also get familiarized with industry specific applications. Workshop instructors Patrick Baron and Fode Diop are industry pioneers 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)

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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.

DAY-2 (Hands-on)


  • 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 


Deep Dive

  • 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


Front End

  • How to interact with Smart Contracts with Web3JS

  • How to build Smart Contract frontends with Javascript, HTML and CSS.

  • A simple intro to React/Ethereum

  • Hands on lab


Deploying blockchain applications

  • How to deploy your Ethereum Blockchain 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


Wrap up



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Ron Lenk

Power Supply and LED Systems Design Expert

Ron Lenk is a veteran engineer specializing in power supplies and LED drivers. He has 35 issued U.S. patents, and is the author of a best-selling book on power supplies, and co-author of a best-selling book on LEDs and LED drivers. He was co-founder and CEO of SuperBulbs (Switch Light), a venture-funded light bulb manufacturer. He is currently a consultant, doing both design work and invention.



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