Applied Blockchain Technology
The successful operation of blockchain platforms such as Bitcoin and Ethereum has
shown a good prospect for the application of blockchain. It makes the blockchain to
receive a lot of attention in the public discussion and in the media. Blockchain
technology, as the foundation of the next generation internet-value internet, can be
widely applied in the fields of financial services, supply chain management,
intelligent manufacturing and public service by decentralizing and building trust.
This class called “Applied Blockchain Technology” will explain key concepts about
blockchain, overview of blockchain technology in the past, current, and future,
typical blockchain technology applications on both financial section and other fields,
a small handson project using learnt blockchain technology, investment strategies
related to blockchain (mainly cryptocurrency) and risk management.
The class is trying to make it more applied, interesting and practical.