Blockchain 101

Program Days:

May 19, 26, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 2021

5:30 PM to 7:30 PM on all dates

FEES
PHP 25,000.00 or USD 500.00
*USD 1 = PHP 50.00

Program Overview

With the rising use of Bitcoin, blockchain technologies have been thrown to the limelight. It is a technology that is already here and will affect our day-to-day activities, from obtaining land titles, securing contracts, payments, supply chains, quality control, health, food industry and finance, among others.

You might ask:

  • What is blockchain, and how do these technologies work?
  • Why is Bitcoin catching on?
  • How can I leverage on the benefits of blockchain to help my business?

This program aims to answer these questions and more.

By joining the program, you will understand the underlying technology, the different types of blockchain including and beyond Bitcoin, and its diverse and growing number of applications. You will build your own blockchain use case, starting from the basics, building it up step-by-step into a working prototype. You will also have an opportunity to learn from the blockchain journey of world-renowned speakers who are practitioners using blockchain in their own fields.

Program Objectives

In today’s competitive environment of “adapt or die”, it is imperative that individuals and companies understand and make full use of Blockchain’s potential. The program aims to teach participants how to fully maximize blockchain by taking them through building their own blockchain use case, as well as teach blockchain technology, blockchain modes, practical blockchain uses, and insights from key guest speakers who will share their blockchain journey.

What You Will Learn

MODULE A: Introduction to Blockchain, Opportunities and Challenges

MODULE B: The Technology Behind Blockchain

  • Concept of Distributed Ledger
  • The Double-spend Problem
  • Cryptography: Private and Public Keys
  • Validation and Blocks
  • Hashing

MODULE C: Building a Blockchain

  • Private vs. Public
  • Governance and Permissions, Validation
  • Centralized vs. Decentralized
  • Proof of Work, Proof of Stake, Proof of Authority
  • Reconciliation
  • Settlement

MODULE D: Complementary Technologies

  • Analytics
  • Cloud
  • IOT (Internet of Things)
  • System of Records
  • ICO

MODULE E: Blockchain Case Studies

  • Bitcoin and Other Digital Currencies
  • Logistics
  • Food Industry
  • Sourcing and Quality Assurance
  • Insights from Internationally Renowned Speakers on Each Industry
Key Benefits

Well-Structured Program and World-Class Faculty

The online program offers a venue for high-impact learning with real-time, experiential, and interactive online sessions. Participants will learn from AIM’s world-class faculty and its network of industry leaders and practitioners.

Take Full Advantage of Blockchain

The program will help participants lose their fear of blockchain, identify areas for use in a corporate or business environment, and utilize existing blockchain platforms that they can readily use in their companies.

Learn from the Blockchain Journey of World-renowned Industry Experts in Various Fields

Participants will get to learn and interact with selected guest speakers who will share their own challenges, experiences, and success stories on leveraging blockchain in their respective fields, industries, and businesses.

Who Should Attend

Managers and executives in companies or businesses that wish to leverage on the benefits of blockchain

Technologists that wish to develop applications using Blockchain technologies