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Deep Dive into Blockchain

Sept. 16, AUS Sheraa Hub

The session will begin with a tech talk on Blockchain in the industry and how it may be utilized for natural disaster preparedness and relief. Following that is a code lab session where you will build a simple network using the IBM Blockchain Platform, on which cause-specific pledges and fund transfers are made by the government, registered with aid organizations, and validated by Global Citizen.

This intermediate level session and is intended for those who have basic knowledge of Blockchain and its various components.

  • Agenda:

4:00 – 4:10: Introduction to Shera’a and their programs (by Shera’a Team)

4:10 – 4:40: Blockchain Tech Talk

4:40 – 5:50: Code Lab – Track Donations with Blockchain

5:50 – 6:00: Call for Code challenge & Startup with IBM program

6:00 – 6:10: Q&A

  • Prerequisites:

– Bring a laptop to follow along with the Code Lab

– Sign up for IBM Cloud: http://ibm.biz/sheraablockchain

  • Expected Experience Level:

Intermediate

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Sept. 16, AUS Sheraa Hub