About this Course
+ - Introduction
Cryptocurrency, tokens and the underlying technology called blockchain are common phrases nowadays but not many people understand their meaning well enough to identify the opportunities and risks they offer. This is especially a concern for today’s business leaders who must ensure their business is not only ready to adapt, but ideally to identify new business opportunities they can take advantage of at this early stage of the technology. You may have heard that the blockchain offers new solutions to substantially reduce costs by removing the middlemen, reducing manual processing and increasing business transparency but do how this technology can be used to your specific benefit. How do you mitigate the risk if you are the middleman?
+ - Who Should Attend?
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This practical workshop will challenge attendees to really understand how blockchain technology can be applied to ensure your business is not caught unprepared. Corporate executives, CEOs, senior company strategists, entrepreneurs or financial services professionals who want to understand the practical applications of blockchain to solve real business problems should attend
+ - Course Objectives
We will explain in plain English the principles of Cryptocurrency, tokens and blockchain and the way they work. We will also discuss the ICO model and various aspects that govern tokenomics. Attendees will be able to understand the risks and opportunities these technologies offer to their business. At the end of the course you will have learned
- The principles of Cryptocurrencies, tokens and how blockchain works
- Be able to confidently communicate about blockchain
- Understand the technology within the context of your business
- Learn how these technologies are being used to resolve business problems
- Understand how tokenomics are different to economics
- What is an ICO
- Map a strategic view on this new technology
+ - Course Content
Topics covered in this masterclass include:
The workshop is a practical training day that will include the following topics
- A brief history of Cryptocurrency & Blockchain
- Existing technologies and terminology
- Separating the hype for the reality
- How it works
- What makes blockchain different to current technologies
- Permissioned and Permissionless blockchains
- Ethereum and smart contracts
- What are ICO’s and tokenomics
- Case studies and open discussion
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?
Catch up on the knowledge base of this emerging technology and be able to take better decisions on the opportunities that exist and that you want to participate in. Understand the benefits of this technology and how it will impact your professional environment.
Delegates successfully completing the course will receive a Certificate of Attendance.
+ - Course Fees & Registration
The registration fee includes all course notes and study materials, refreshments and certificate of attendance.
The fee is €275 per person not inclusive of VAT.
Course fees are payable on registration by internet banking or cheque and bookings are accepted a first-come first-served basis. Places are limited for quality assurance purposes according to the requirements of each course. Register online here or request information by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Offering better value for money, they can be designed and delivered to closely match your specific requirements.
+ - Course Tutors
STYLE OF DELIVERY AND COURSE LEADERS
Our course tutor is an experienced manager who has been researching blockchain for the last couple of years and is involved in the global blockchain community as a mentor, solution architect and industry opinionist. He is currently also involved in the launch of a global ICO and issuing his own tokens . The sessions will be interactive and participants will be encouraged to discuss personal experiences on the topics and ask questions related to specific situations.
Friday 20 April
- Delegate Manual
- Course Handouts and Materials
- Certificate of Attendance
- Refreshments & light lunch