BLOCKCHAIN EDUCATION – B9lab Announces Blockstars Community Programme

Online Blockchain Education Provider to Launch Free Ethereum Training for 1,000 Students   London, UK —  B9lab, the world’s leading provider of blockchain education and training with a global community of more than 14,000 students in over 160 countries, has announced the launch of their Community Blockstars Programme to offer free mentoring, training, and certification in Ethereum for 1,000 aspiring blockchain developers.   The Blockstars Community Programme aims to make quality education available for a diverse range of individuals from different cultural, professional, and geographical backgrounds and strengthen the Ethereum…

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B9lab Launches INSIGHT to Further Blockchain Learning

  Leading Online Blockchain Education Provider Offers Unlimited All-in-One Access to Courses   London, UK —  B9lab, the world’s leading provider of blockchain education and training with a global community of more than 14,000 students in over 160 countries, has unveiled INSIGHT, an annual subscription to all of B9lab’s non-developer courses with the option of certification.   The annual subscription, priced at €854, includes unlimited access to all INSIGHT courses such as Blockchain Fundamentals, Blockchain Economics, Blockchain for Decision Makers, Blockchain in Production and Supply Chain Management, with its Regulation…

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æternity Partners With dacade to Bring Blockchain Education to the Masses

Partnership will let students earn cryptocurrency by learning about blockchain and building decentralized applications   Vaduz, Liechtenstein — 13 November 2018 — æternity, the blockchain 3.0 platform designed to deliver unmatched efficiency, transparent governance, and global scalability, has partnered with the peer-to peer online learning platform dacade to launch an introductory blockchain course. The free course will educate future users, entrepreneurs, and developers on the fundamentals of blockchain technology and reward students with æternity tokens for developing practical use cases of blockchain. While the first learning community — called “Introduction…

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EU Blockchain Partnership dedicated to Global Leadership in Blockchain

  Following the recent news of the progress made by the European Blockchain Partnership developing initiatives and programs to become a global leader in Distributed Ledger Technology, this encouraged commentary from a number of leading companies within the blockchain space on the potential impact of the European Blockchain Partnership on the wider ecosystem.     Leading projects within the blockchain and cryptocurrency space, Lisk; Orvium; and the Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX), have already launched blockchain education initiatives or are directly involved in the academic space, their comments below:-   Nick…

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How can government-industry collaboration support aspiring blockchain projects and accelerate the ascent of blockchain technology into the mainstream

After the dizzying heights and profound optimism of 2017, 2018 will be remembered as a reality check for the blockchain industry and cryptocurrency enthusiasts alike. Countless projects looked to capitalise on the technology and raised billions of dollars from hopeful investors in ICO funding, without any consideration as to whether the solutions they offered required the use of blockchain. There has also been an underestimation by many of the complexity around implementing the technology in proposed projects. This has, at least in part, caused one of the most formidable bear…

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The relationship between education and blockchain

The UK Department for Education has announced they have no immediate plans to include cryptocurrency and blockchain as topics in the UK school curriculum.       The announcement is timely considering the ongoing conversation surrounding the incorporation of blockchain and cryptocurrency education into the curricula of several leading universities, including New York University (NYU) and the University of Cambridge, which introduced a module in blockchain to its Masters in Finance degree in 2016.   With third-level institutions steadily incorporating blockchain into their existing curricula, it is becoming increasingly apparent…

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Blockchain Education – The World-Class Oxford Saïd Business School Partners with GetSmarter to Offer Online Blockchain Strategy Short Course

With 30% of bank jobs projected to face elimination due to disruptive technologies by 2025, this new short course will help businesses across all industries prepare for the blockchain revolution.   LANHAM, Md., and CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), a global leader in education technology, launched a new partnership between its recently acquired wholly-owned subsidiary GetSmarter and the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. GetSmarter is a leader in collaborating with universities to offer premium online short courses to working professionals.   Blockchain technology is a digital,…

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