The GSX Group’s Blockchain Innovation Centre (BIC) hosts its second professional Gibraltar Blockchain Educational Workshop, delivered by Eddy Travia and Jean-Louis Carrara, from Coinsilium, in collaboration with the University of Gibraltar. A full day’s blockchain workshop on campus.
On Thursday 28th February 2019, the Blockchain Educational Workshop will be held at the University of Gibraltar from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm. With a ticket price of £100.00, the sessions will include an introduction to blockchain, ICOs and Tokenomics, Hands-On Session and the Impact of Vertical Industries. Catering will be provided throughout the day, with coffee breaks and lunch provided by Bistro Point.
9:10 – 10:30 am Introduction to Blockchain
- Definition, Types of Blockchains
- Consensus Mechanisms
- Forks, Cryptocurrencies
- Smart Contracts and Oracles
10:45 – 12:15 pm ICOs & Tokenomics
- Definition, Genesis & Evolution,
- Fund Raising
- Types of tokens: Utility /Security, Tokenomics, ICO Terminology
- Crypto Trading
- Regulatory Environments
12:15 – 13:15 pm Lunch
13:15 – 14:00 pm Hands-On Practice
- Wallet Setup
- Currency Transfer
- Transaction Monitoring
14:00 – 16:30 pm The Impact on Vertical Industries
- Use Cases
Coinsilium is an investment company focused on blockchain technology, harnessing growth through investment, acceleration and development. Coinsilium provides services and investments to innovative fintech and blockchain companies and enables them to further develop and commercialise their technologies. Coinsilium shares (COIN:NEX) are quoted on NEX Exchange, recognised stock exchange in London.
Eddy Travia – Co-founder & CEO of London-quoted Coinsilium (NEX:COIN)
BIO: Eddy Travia is a pioneer investor in blockchain technologies and the co-founder & CEO of Coinsilium, the first London-quoted blockchain investment firm and a leading provider of blockchain training for finance professionals and developers.
In 2013, following 9 years as a private equity fund manager in Greater China, Eddy co-founded Seedcoin, the world’s first global incubator of bitcoin startups, which was recognized as one of the ‘Top 3 Most Influential Investors’ at the Blockchain Awards 2014.
Eddy has led investments in 16 cutting-edge blockchain startups worldwide including Factom, RSK Labs and SatoshiPay.
Education: Financial Engineering, Graduate Certificate from Stanford University, (CA, USA).
BSc Business Administration Finance major International University of Monaco
Jean – Louis Carrara – Managing Director L&S / Consultant at Coinsilium
BIO: Jean-Louis Carrara is trained as an engineer and started his career as a consultant in innovation strategy and marketing before opening new markets in digital security for Gemalto (Euronext GTO, $2.2b) in North America and developing the mobile commerce activities of the SK group ($140b) in Europe. Jean-Louis is now an advisor and consultant with Coinsilium, a venture builder, investor and advisor to blockchain companies. Jean-Louis has spoken at numerous events on wireless digital security and blockchain.
Education: Engineering, Masters from École Centrale de Lyon
Marketing/Marketing Management, MBA from New York Institute of Technology (NY, USA).
Full Day Workshop – Coffee Breaks & Lunch
University of Gibraltar Certificate of Attendance
Workshop Notes Email Post Event
Free ticket to Startup Grind Event 28/02 18:30 @ WTC Fireside Chat Eddy Travia & Joey Garcia.
To purchase your ticket for the Blockchain education Workshop, please complete the form below (please note, payments are processed by our partner firm Social INK, you will receive your receipt from Social INK once your payment has been processed, we will then be in touch with your ticket confirmation – if you have any questions please email us on [email protected]) – maximum 5 tickets per company: