Registration for the Blockchain Webinars Series 2 is now OPEN!

Objectives of the Webinar Series 2

  • Game theoretical aspects of Blockchain Technology
  • Discuss the power of algorithms
  • Elaborate on the dimensions of public relevance algorithms that are affecting human discourse and knowledge
  • DAOs: Interesting consequences and potentials they offer
  • Discuss decentralized markets
  • Emergence of decentralized darknet markets
  • Learn how consensus on their contents is achieved, and the new applications that they enable
  • Examine the technological underpinnings of blockchain operations as distributed data structures and decision-making systems
  • Critical evaluation of existing smart contract capabilities and platforms.
  • Gain strong understanding of technology components of Bitcoin,
  • Check the different kinds of forking, and fundamental differences between Ethereum and Bitcoin
  • Introduction to smart contracts programming
  • The Solidity programming language
  • Elements of Solidity programming
  • Lifecycle of smart contracts
  • Create programs using several libraries to access Bitcoin nodes, develop smart contracts in Solidity for Ethereum protocol
  • Next Generation EU (NGEU) program
  • Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF)
  • Challenges, Trends and Risk for Blockchain in 2020-2030
  • The European Observatory Forum
  • Mission of the European Observatory Forum
  • Recent activities of the European Observatory Forum

All sessions are recorded and available on the webinars page for those not able to attend.

Important days

Course 1: Blockchain Technology

Learning Topics

  • Game theoretical aspects of Blockchain Technology
  • What makes blockchain technology work
  • General view of the risks associated with Blockchain Technology
  • Discuss the power of algorithms
  • Elaborate on the dimensions of public relevance algorithms that are affecting human discourse and knowledge
  • DAOs: Interesting consequences and potentials they offer
  • Discuss decentralized markets
  • Emergence of decentralized darknet markets

Course Scheduled Delivery

Session 1 – October 5th 10:30-13:30 CET
Session 2 – October 9th 10:00-13:00 CET

Course 2: Digital Currency Programming

Learning Topics

  • Introduction to smart contracts programming
  • The Solidity programming language
  • Elements of Solidity programming
  • Lifecycle of smart contracts

Course Scheduled Delivery

Session 3 – October 15th 10:00-13:00 CET
Session 4 – October 16th 10:00-13:00 CET

Course 3: New EU funding programs and the future of Blockchain 2020-2030

Learning Topics

 

  • Examine the Next Generation EU (NGEU) program
  • Presentation of the new period 21-27 EU program
  • Presentation of the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF)
  • In the next seven years the EU will inject more than 1.8 trillion euro into the European economy
  • Challenges, Trends and Risk for Blockchain in 2020-2030
  • The European Observatory Forum
  • Mission of the European Observatory Forum
    • The consortium of European Observatory Forum
  • Recent activities of the European Observatory Forum
  • European Observatory Forum Thematic reports 

 

Course Scheduled Delivery

Session 5 – October 19th 10:00-11:00 CET (Insomnia)

Session 6 – October 20th 10:00-12:00 CET European Observatory Forum (EUBOF)

Session 7 – October 23rd 10:00-12:00 CET Blockchain in 2020-2030

Session 8 – October  (N-Able) – Dates to be announced soon

Registration for the Webinar Series 2 is now OPEN!