Bitcoin, Blockchain and their new Frontiers II

University of Trento

The course is about Bitcoin and more advanced applications of blockchain technology.

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Time & Place

26 Sep 2016 10:30 to 27 Sep 2016 16:00
via Sommarive 14, Trento Italy

Target Audience

This course is oriented to a wide audience of professionals, operating both in private companies and in the public sector, in particular in ICT, not only with an IT or engineering background.


The course is divided into four parts:

The morning of the first day will be devoted to the basic principles of Bitcoin and blockchain.
In the afternoon, we will examine Bitcoin transactions, e-Wallets and mining.
The morning of the second day presents more in deep the cryptography lying behind cryptocurrencies.
In the last afternoon we will provide an overview on the main applications of blockchain, such as:
digital notary, smart contracts, e-voting and distributed cloud services.
A round-table discussion will conclude the course.