Exploring Blockchain

University of Alberta
Thu, Sep 2, 2021, 5:00 PM (MDT)

About this event

Prepare for the hackathon season and join Google Cloud Developer Advocate Ryan Matsumoto for a hands-on workshop. Google Cloud's industry partner Block.one will be joining to introduce you to their company and how they utilize continuing education to stay up to date on the newest Google Cloud technologies.

Blockchain and related technologies such as distributed ledger and distributed apps are becoming new value drivers and solution priorities in many industries. In this workshop you will gain hands-on experience with distributed ledger and the exploration of blockchain datasets in Google Cloud.

                Become aware of the cryptocurrency datasets updated in real-time in BigQuery

                Use data visualization tools to map datasets and transaction flows

                Explore interesting transaction questions and answers with advanced SQL queries

                Launch your own blockchain distributed ledger with the open source Hyperledger in GCP  

Block.one is a software firm specializing in high-performance blockchain technologies. A pioneer in distributed ledger innovation, Block.one develops the EOSIO open-source software, which is widely regarded as the market leader for blockchain power and scalability. Companies and developers around the world use EOSIO to create secure, transparent, and performant digital infrastructures.



Thursday, Sep 2
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (MDT)