GDSC x Blockaday: Web3 Workshop

Room 2020/2030, Fred Kaiser Building, UBC Campus, 2332 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Vancouver, V6T 1Z4

Come learn all about Web3 and network with peers and professionals in the Blockchain industry.

Apr 2, 2022, 6:00 – 9:30 PM



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About this event

✨ Are you interested in Blockchain, Crypto and NFTs?

✨ Are you looking to learn about the field and network with professionals?

✨ Do you want to gain technical skills in Web 3 by working on a hands-on project?

Join us on Saturday, April 2nd from 11 AM - 2:30 PM PDT for the GDSC x Blockaday Web3 Workshop!

📢 Event Schedule:

  • 11:00 - 12:30: Hands-on Web3 Workshop with Michael Lafortune
  • 12:30 - 13:00: Free Lunch
  • 13:00 - 14:30: Panel Discussion and Networking with Blockchain Professionals
  • 14:30: Wrap-up!

Where - Fred Kaiser Building - KAIS 2020/2030

When - Saturday, April 2, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM

✅ Agenda

Hands-on Web3 Workshop with Michael Lafortune:

The first session will include a hands-on learning workshop with Micheal Lafortune who is the Chief Technology Officer of Econnomi, a digital assets platform for tokenizing lease contracts. You will have the opportunity to learn how smart contracts work by building your own cryptocurrency project in Web3, interacting with it on a real-time blockchain network!

Panel Discussion and Networking with Blockchain Professionals:

The second session will include a short Panel Discussion followed by an Open Networking Session for you to chat with the industry professionals within Blockchain, to get all your Web3 related questions answered. Stay tuned on our socials to find out which professionals will be attending!

📝 PS:

  • This event is beginner friendly!
  • There will be a small break between the sessions where we will be providing all attendees with free lunch. 



  • Alexander Lin

  • Oliver Murray

  • Michael Lafortune




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  • Brian Ho

    Copperleaf | Google Developer Student Clubs UBC

    GDSC Lead

  • Mayank Rastogi


    Head of Operations

  • Kathy Lo

    Board Advisor & Head of First Year Representatives

  • Ashkan Gharahgozli

    Vice Lead

  • Jason Kuo

    Tech Coordinator

  • Chiko Yamamoto

    Relations Coordinator

  • Dylan Lau

    Tech Coordinator

  • Sean He

    Relations Coordinator

  • William Nguyen

    Tech Coordinator

  • Karen Agustino

    Project Manager

  • Yilian Zhao

    Project Manager

  • Karen Zheng

    Marketing Coordinator

  • Di Hu

    University of British Columbia

    Tech Coordinator

  • Aniedi Udo-Obong

    Regional Leader

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