Division of Continuing Education: Blockchain Bootcamp, July 21, 2018

UCI’s Division of Continuing Education is pleased to launch an intensive one day Blockchain Bootcamp hosted on campus at UC Irvine. Our curriculum has been developed in partnership with blockchain industry experts, entrepreneurs, fintech specialists, and technology consultants to ensure our program is comprehensive. This bootcamp has been developed especially for professionals from accounting, technology, business, legal, and fintech industries. 8:30am - 6pm | UCI Division of Continuing Education, 510 E. Peltason Drive, Irvine, CA 92697 | REGISTER HERE.


Division of Continuing Education, Blockchain Technologies Program, 2018-

In 2018, blockchain technology and its various applications are extending into the mainstream business community at an exponential rate. Governments, banks, insurance companies, technology start-ups, and venture capital firms are all actively engaging in building new products and services on blockchain technologies, because the technology can work to facilitate a wide range of transactions involving value. Products such as smart contracts, financial agreements, and cryptocurrencies are creating massive amounts of hype for blockchain technology. Any online product or service that requires a coded transaction is ripe for a blockchain application. In this program, you will be introduced to blockchain technology as a concept and its many applications. This program helps to meet the expanding needs of business and industry for professionals who can effectively utilize critical blockchain technology knowledge to add value to their businesses and future careers. More information can be found here. Download the course brochure!


Social Sciences 11A/Informatics 12: Barter to Bitcoin: Society, Technology, and the Future of Money, Winter 2019
Digital money has captured the broad imagination of speculators, coders, regulators, criminals and the mass media. This course puts this change in context: how do we understand money as a social, political and technological phenomenon? Instructor Bill Maurer. Updated version of "From Barter to Bitcoin," Summer 2015, with instructors Bill Maurer and Don Patterson. All course lectures are still available online.


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