BLOCKCHAIN AND SMART CONTRACTS MASTERCLASS, DUBAI 2017
Media Rotana Hotel
Hessa St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
BLOCKCHAIN—YOU'VE HEARD THE TERM, NOW UNDERSTAND THE IMPACT.
Everati in collaboration with international partners is excited to present 2nd professional masterclass in Dubai for business and technology professionals to learn functional and technical fundamentals of Blockchain technology.
Join industry leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, investors and global experts to understand opportunities, challenges, disruptions and exciting new possibilities enabled by Blockchain.
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BLOCKCHAIN WILL TRANSFORM EVERYTHING FROM BANKING TO HEALTHCARE TO GOVERNMENT TO OUR IDENTITIES!
Blockchain has brought on a fundamental shift in the way we carry out business transactions, banking, education, governance and pretty much everything else. Blockchain has been publicized to be the next generation of internet as it is no less transformative in its potential to liberate the commercial and business world than the advent of Internet that proliferated global exchange of information.
Blockchain combines the power of peer-to-peer technology with strong encryption to facilitate a secure, distributed ledger that overcomes the problems of single point of vulnerability, distribution of data and its control, bandwidth limitations and the problem of double spend.
BENEFITS OF ATTENDING THE MASTERCLASS
Explore and learn various Blockchain applications for businesses and brainstorm use cases of Hyperledger and Ethereum platforms
Enable concepts of Blockchain & Distributed Ledgers into your lines of business
Understand business and technical essentials for successfully designing and implementing Smart Contracts.
Fundamentals of Hyperledger and Ethereum, the most popular platforms for Blockchain implementations and leverage these in real world projects
Conceptualize a live project with real world problem and arrive at a Blockchain based solution
Be ready to explore the endless opportunities created by the paradigm shift that Blockchain has unleashed
Learn not only to future-proof yourself but to excel in the times of disruption
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Everything we need to create a new digital economy that disrupts or replaces the traditional system is coming of age and will become mainstream sooner than most people think. – If you are looking understand how Blockchain will impact your business, and what you need to do now to be prepared for the change, you need to attend this Masterclass.
CIO’s & Heads of IT
Chief Technology Officers
Business Transformation Officers
System and Business Analysts
Technology Strategy Leaders
Solution and Enterprise Architects
Anyone interested in learning how to use Blockchain technology to transform businesses
Recommended Experience: Basic understanding of computing principles and elementary understanding of networks and databases.
UNDERSTANDING THE POTENTIAL OF THE BLOCKCHAIN
“The Blockchain is an incorruptible digital ledger of economic transactions that can be programmed to record not just financial transactions but virtually everything of value.” – Don
& Alex Tapscott, Authors of Blockchain Revolution.
"This (Blockchain) technology represents nothing less than the second generation of the Internet, and it holds the potential to transform money, business, government and society" – Time Magazine"In five years, hundreds of millions of users will be sending money on the internet as easily as they send chats, and the only obituaries being written will be those of the traditional banks." – Newsweek“I’m a big believer in the ability of Blockchain technology to effect fundamental change in the infrastructure of the financial service industry.” – Bob Greifeld, NASDAQ“Instead of putting the taxi driver out of a job, blockhchain puts Uber out of a job and lets the taxi driver work with the customer directly.” – Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum
DAY 1 - 07 MAY 2017
08:30 AM TO 09:00 AM REGISTRATION AND WELCOME COFFEE
09:00 AM TO 10:45 AM BLOCKCHAIN FUNDAMENTALS
Definition and Advantages
10:45 AM TO 11:00 AM NETWORKING & COFFEE BREAK
11:00 AM TO 12:30 PM BITCOIN IN REAL WORLD
History and relation to currency
Hands-on demo and examples from real world
Ripple, Bitpay, Factom, Storj, others
12:30 PM TO 01:30 PM LUNCH
01:30 PM TO 03:00 PM SMART CONTRACT TECHNICAL AND BUSINESS ESSENTIALS
Intro to Smart Contract & Examples
A Smart Contract
03:15 PM TO 03:30 PM NETWORKING & COFFEE BREAK
03:30 PM TO 04:45 PM CRYPTOCURRENCY BASICS
And Private Keys
04:45 PM TO 05:00 PM Q&A AND CLOSING REMARKS
DAY 2 - 08 MAY 2017
08:30 AM TO 09:00 AM COFFEE AND NETWORKING
09:00 AM TO 10:30 AM ETHEREUM TECHNICAL FOUNDATIONS
10:30 AM TO 10:45 AM COFFEE AND NETWORKING
10:45 AM TO 12:30P M LINUX FOUNDATION'S HYPERLEDGER PROJECT FABRIC
Explore Hyperledger and Implementations
12:30 PM TO 01:30 PM NETWORKING LUNCH
01:30 PM TO 03:00 PM SECURITY
& FUTURE OF BLOCKCHAIN
DAO Attack, 51% Attacks and Centralization
Legal Battles, Decentralized Governance, Anonymity & Scaleability
How to future proof yourself in times of disruption
Discover new opportunities and industry frontiers
03:00 PM TO 03:15 PM NETWORKING & COFFEE BREAK
03:15 PM TO 04:15 PM BLOCKCHAIN CAPSTONE PROJECT
Strategize and plan a Blockchain based project
Discuss and learn as a team to implement a real-world solution using Blockchain
04:15 PM TO 04:30 PM RECAP, CLOSING REMARKS & CERTIFICATES AWARDING CEREMONY
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MASTERCLASS FACILITATORS AND LEADERS
DR. CHRISTIAN SEBERINO, CO-FOUNDER OF BLOCKCHAIN PARTNERS
Christian Seberino, Ph.D., is co-founder of Blockchain Partners in London, UK. He is also an adjunct professor at a community college as well as a secondary school instructor in computer science, computer programming, mathematics and natural science. He has done classified cryptography software for the National Security Agency (NSA). He has also held various other technology positions over more than two decades in industry, government, the military and academia including Google, Qualcomm and the Space and the US Naval Warfare Systems Center. He has deep knowledge of blockchains and teaches all levels from beginner to developer.
Dr. Seberino developed Blockchain educational program for one of the premiere companies in the Blockchain space. He is also a well known figurehead in the Ethereum Classic Blockchain technology community.
His Blockchain related podcast show "Let's Talk ETC!" is currently watched all over the world. Dr. Seberino not only understands the technologies extremely well, his decades of experience as a teacher means he can deliver the knowledge you need to deep dive into this technology, accelerate your business, eliminate world poverty and much more!
ALI SYED - CHIEF SCIENTIST AND ENTERPRISE INTELLIGENCE EXPERT
As a global data and AI thought leader, Ali is collaborating with thinkers, researchers, designers, makers, doers, and business leaders. He has more than 16 years of professional experience and success assisting public and commercial organisations in using data analytics, insights and machine intelligence as a value amplifier. He works with people to understand and translate their aspirations into data and analytical solutions that enhance their ability to make choices, better decisions, realize performance gains and uncover opportunities. Before founding Persontyle, Ali worked with some of the leading technology and consulting organisations of the world namely PwC, KPMG BearingPoint, Sapient, EMC, UBS, NHS UK, and Capgemini.
SPONSORS AND PARTNERS
Are you looking to showcase Blockchain based technologies and products in front of the professional industry gathering? If the answer is yes, then get in touch!
To inquire about sponsorship packages and partnership opportunities, please email email@example.com
ABOUT DATA SCIENCE MIDDLE EAST FOUNDATION
Data Science Middle East (DSME) Foundation is an open collaboration programe for data talent and digital leadership development in Middle East and GCC countries. For membership details, collaborations and industry partnership opportunities, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
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