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Blockchain Business Basics Workshop – September 7, 2018 is a Course

Blockchain Business Basics Workshop – September 7, 2018

Sep 7 - Sep 7, 2018

$695 Enroll

Full course description

Presented by the J. Mack Robinson College of Business and Intuit Factory

You've heard about blockchain and the disruption it's caused in countless sectors like financial services, energy, media, gaming and real estate.

If it hasn’t changed the way you conduct business, it soon will — so you quickly need to develop a high-level understanding of what blockchain is and how it impacts your company’s products or services.

In just one day, you'll explore blockchain use cases across a variety of industries.

 

Discover blockchain technology through a business lens.

 

Program Details

The curriculum comprises four modules:

Market Trends and Dynamics

  • Explore the trends and emerging market segments in the blockchain and crypto assets industries. Discover the disruption and opportunity revealed by this foundational technology evolution. Develop your understanding of frameworks to analyze emerging market developments.

Distributed Ledger Technologies

  • Understand the mechanisms that create a blockchain. Explore its evolution from the history of digital cash to next-generation distributed ledger technologies.

Smart Contracts Basics

  • Learn what smart contracts are. Discover how smart contracts and decentralized applications are enabling a new technology stack. Analyze the architecture of the leading smart contact platforms, Ethereum and NEO.

Blockchain in the Enterprise Use Cases

  • Discuss how corporations can use blockchain tactically as a technology stack replacement or strategically as a driver of disruptive new business models. Understand this shift in business processes. Learn about current uses cases in financial services, payments, insurance, gaming, media, supply chain, digital advertising, storage and several industry verticals. Cover the architecture of enterprise blockchain platforms like Hyperledger and Dragonchain.

 

Who Should Attend

  • CIOs and CTOs

  • VPs and Directors of IT

  • VPs of Digital Transformation and Process Improvement

  • Private Equity Fund Managers

  • Managing Directors

  • Enterprise Architects

  • Tech Entrepreneurs and Managers

 

When:

Friday September 7, 2018  (8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

 

Where:
Georgia State University, Robinson College of Business
Buckhead Center, Tower Place 200, 3348 Peachtree Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30326

 

Price:
$695.00

Fee covers all costs: tuition, books and materials, breakfast and lunch, snacks, wireless Internet, on-site IT support, and parking in the Tower Place 200 parking structure. 

 

Early Registration Discounts:

Register on or before Aug 10th  : $495.00 (Use code : XXX)
Register Aug 10th - Aug 24th  : $595.00 (Use code : XXX)
Register after Aug 24th: $695.00

 

To Pay by Check / Discounts

To pay by check or to confirm eligibility and obtain the appropriate discount code, send an email to execed@gsu.edu or call the Executive Education Center at 404-413-7300 

 

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