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.
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
Lectures and practical courses on the computer, in English (some lessons might be in German)
University of Applied Sciences Mittweida, Saxony, Germany
March 5th, 2018 – March 9th, 2018
Certificate of participation issued by the BCCM of the University of Applied Sciences Mittweida
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
|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
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!):
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:
Travel & event and hotel information
- 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)
- 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
- Hotel Deutsches Haus, Mittweida.
- List of hotels and guesthouses, sorted by distance (Gastgeberverzeichnis (pdf))