Learn about enterprise blockchain: What is it? What are the use cases? Is it a good fit for your industry and business? The biggest disruption since the Internet is here to stay. Get your spot before it sells out! Check out our last Blockchain Workshop Video.
“There’s ton of misinformation out there, and I think Antonio did a great job synthesizing that information, really narrowing down what Blockhain is and what its applications are. In terms of the class, it looked like a lot of people from different backgrounds which added to the richness of the experience. I give this class an A+ “, Eric L.
“I think it’s been really helpful separating the hype from the reality, understand the ecosystem and gave me a better idea of how we can take advantage of this new technology”, Sean B.
“I loved the fact that it combined both sessions, there’s something for the management and founders, something for the business people and something for the tech people”, Andrey S.
“The instructors are very well educated and doing a good job at teaching people understand and implement blockchain to your own business and your work environment “, Leon L.
Session 1: Blockchain 101
Dec 7, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
*Complimentary breakfast will be available from 8:30AM
This session provides an overview of blockchain technology including the history and ideas that make it a big deal. We then dive into enterprise blockchain, allowing you to gain a strategic edge by appreciating how blockchain is going to affect global industries now and in the future. Our goal is for you to leave the session with a broad understanding of what blockchain is, the global competitive landscape, and core concepts of how blockchain can benefit a company’s performance.
- The Big Idea Behind Blockchain
- Types of Blockchain Networks
- Enterprise Blockchain Use Cases
- Industry Specific Examples
Session 2: Hyperledger Fabric Course + Lab
Dec 7, 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Prerequisites: Programming knowledge and basic understanding of computer networks
*Complimentary lunch will be available from 12PM
This session is for software developers who want to get hands on with Hyperledger Fabric, a leading open-source enterprise blockchain framework hosted by the Linux Foundation.
- Overview of Hyperledger
- Example Hyperledger Fabric Use Cases
- Cryptographic Fundamentals
- Hyperledger Fabric Architecture Deep Dive
- Deploying a Hyperledger Fabric Network
- Writing Chaincode for Hyperledger Fabric
- Where Hyperledger Fabric is Headed
CHOOSE BETWEEN SESSION 1, SESSION 2, or BOTH.
Who is this Workshop for?
Anyone who wants to know what a blockchain is and how it works can attend this workshop. All it takes is the desire to learn about new technology. Executives, decision makers, entrepreneurs, students and professionals interested in a career in blockchain will be especially interested.
After completing this workshop, you should be able to:
- Understand the importance of blockchain technology
- Assess how blockchain can impact different industries
- Comprehend the difference between cryptocurrency and other practical blockchain use cases
- Discuss the compelling use-cases of blockchain
- Interpret the prospects of blockchain
Antonio Mañueco is a Miami native and a graduate of the University of Miami. He earned an Industrial Engineering degree with a focus on Business Management and a Masters of Science in Industrial Engineering (MSIE) degree in Logistics. He started as a Network Engineer for the university which later led him to establish blubeta in 2010. During his professional 14 year career, he has led numerous high-profile technical initiatives ranging from software architecture, network and security deployments to continuous integration roll out strategies for some of South Florida’s most reputable startups and global Fortune 1000 companies. As an active community leader he aids in organizing one of South Florida’s most active community of creatives, entrepreneurs, and technologists: Wynwood Tech. Antonio is CEO of blubeta, a Miami-based Software and Acceleration company, and CTO of BetaBlocks, a Blockchain Education Company as well as a Co-Builder of early-stage blockchain technology companies.
Daniel Seravalli is a Senior Software Engineer and the Education Lead for BetaBlocks. As Education Lead at BetaBlocks, Daniel is the primary developer of its training programs. Daniel started his career as a software engineer in 2011 and has led many projects from conception to production deployment. As an engineering team leader, he mentored numerous junior developers and found a passion for technical education that he brings into the blockchain space. Before BetaBlocks, he founded Morphic Labs, a technology agency focused on modern web application development. Daniel’s interest in blockchain goes back to 2013 when he first started dabbling with Bitcoin. Since then, he has come to believe enterprise blockchain technologies such as Hyperledger Fabric are set to improve many industries in a large way.