Blockchain Autumn School 2018 10. September – 14. September

NEW: Master of Science Blockchain & Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT)

In September 2017 the BCCM organized the Blockchain Autumn School 2017 with great success. We want to build on this success and organize from September 10th till September 14th, 2018 the Blockchain Autumn School 2018. This event aims to impart knowledge and skills in the field of Blockchain. We offer both lectures and practical courses (hands on) on computers.

Target group

Representatives of Consulting companies, corporate users, and students – from all over the world.

Beginner: No previous knowledge about blockchain & DLT necessary.

Advanced: Students familiar with blockchain & DLT

Type

Lectures and practical courses on the computer, in English (some lessons might be in German)

Location

University of Applied Sciences Mittweida, Saxony, Germany

Date

March 5th, 2018 – March 9th, 2018

Degree

Certificate of participation issued by the BCCM of the University of Applied Sciences Mittweida

Agenda

The following program is preliminary, will be updated regularly and may change until the beginning of the event.

Monday 10. September 2018 Beginner Advanced
10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Welcome
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Theory Blockchain-Applications
Prof. Dr. Andreas Ittner (BCCM)
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lunch break
2:00 p.m.- 3:30 p.m. Theory: Basics  Blockchain 1 Theory: Blockchain Privacy
  Mario Oettler (BCCM) Torsten Haß
3:50 p.m. – 5:20 p.m.  

Practical-Session: Ethereum 1 (Wallet, Mitst Browser, first Smart Contract)

Practical-Session: To be announced
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Blockchain-Cinema
Tuesday 11. September  2018
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Theory: Basics Blockchain 2 Theory: To be announced
  Mario Oettler (BCCM) Dr. Christoph Jentzsch (Slock.it)
10:50 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. Practical Session: Basics Blockchain Practical Session: To be announced
12:20 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Lunch Break & Booth Session

Visit our Company booths, job talks, networking

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Theory: Basics Ethereum Theory: Legal, Economics, Banking
  Dr. Christoph Jentzsch (Slock.it) Dr. Markus Büch: Smart Contracts and Legal Coding – Binary legal decision making

Prof. Dr. rer. oec. Volker Tolkmitt (BCCM): Blockwise instead of step by step – how international trade can be revolutionized

Frank Boberach (Reisebank AG): Ripple, latest developments. From Blockchain to Interledger.

3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Company presentations
6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Get-Together

Speed-Dating

Wednesday 12. September 2018
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Theory: Basics 3 (Consensus Mechanisms POS, DPOS, Ripple) Theorie: ZK-Snarks
  Mario Oettler (BCCM) Prof. Dr. Klaus Dohmen (BCCM)
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Mittagspause
12:30 p.m.- 2:00 p.m. Theory: Basics Cryptography Theory: To be announced
  Prof. Dr. Klaus Dohmen (BCCM) To be announced
2:20 p.m. -3:50 p.m. Company Presentations
4:10 p.m. – 5:40 p.m. Practical-Session: Ethereum 2 (Small Dapp) Practical-Session: To be announced
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Blockchain Meetup Saxony
Thursday 13. September  2018
9:00 a.m – 10:00 a.m. Dr. Beermann – Vorstand Bundesbank: To be announced
10:20 a.m. – 11:50 p.m. Practical-Session: Ethereum + IOT
11:50 p.m. – 12:50 p.m. Mittagspause
12:50 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. Theory: To be announced
2:40 p.m. – 4:10 p.m. Company Presentations
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. World Café in Computer-Pools with Seminargroups
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Topic Group
Friday 14. September  2018
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. 3. Mittweida Blockchain Ideas Competition
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Award Presentation
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. Good bye!

Tickets & Sponsoring

Tickets for corporate participants, private individuals, phd students: 1,190 Euro

Tickets for part-time students: 590 Euro

  • Participation in all events (lectures, hands-on)
  • Certificate of participation
  • Participation in the get-together event
  • Networking and job talks with students and sponsors

Order your ticket here.

Tickets for full-time students (wordlwide): free of charge

  • Participation in all events (lectures, hands-on)
  • Certificate of participation
    Participation in the get-together event
  • Networking and job talks with students and sponsors

 Prerequisites for attending

Certificate of enrolment

Sponsor package “Platin”: 14,000 Euro + 19% VAT

  • 4 Tickets incl. Get-Together totaling 4,760 Euro
  • Sponsor of our get together party
    Booth (ca. 10qm) for job talks with students and corporate representatives
  • Logo on website and flyer of the Blockchain Spring School 2018
    1 presentation of the company (30 minutes)
  • 1 lecture (30 minutes)
  • List of participants
Sponsor package „Gold“ 9.000 Euro + 19% VAT

  • 2 Tickets incl. Get-Together totaling 2,380 Euro
  • Booth (ca. 6qm) for job talks with students and corporate representatives
  • Logo on website and flyer of the Blockchain Spring School 2018
  • 1 presentation of the company (30 minutes) OR 1 lecture (30 minutes)
  • List of participants

Contact & Registration

Registration (participation ticket for company representatives / private individuals / phd students / part-time students): Order here.

For full-time students: Please send us an application (including a valid matriculation certificate ) if you are interested in participation in the Blockchain Autumn School and you want to participate free of charge (Attention: limited number of free places!):

bccm [at] hs-mittweida [dot] de

Please also inform us which seminars you want to attend (Beginner or Advanced).

If you are interested in this event as a speaker/sponsor, please send us an e-mail:

bccm [at] hs-mittweida [dot] de

Travel & event and hotel information

Travel

  • By car: via autobahn A4, please see Map
  • By train: via Chemnitz (via Leipzig or Dresden)
  • By plane: airport Dresden or Leipzig (further travel by train train or rental car)

Event

  • The Blockchain Spring School takes place at the Mittweida University of Applied Scienses in House 39 (opening, theory, talks and practical courses), House 6 (practical courses) and House 2 (practical courses).
  • A map of the campus you can find here Map of the campus

Hotels