BlockEd & Innovation

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Dublin City University (DCU) in collaboration with Technology Ireland ICT Skillnet have organised a BlockEd & Innovation event on May 26th at 3pm as part of Blockchain Ireland Week 2021. BlockEd & Innovation brings together researchers, educators, learners, recruiters and industry representatives.

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Included among the topics of discussion are applications of Blockchain in Education, Blockchain research and innovation, opening up opportunities with a MSc in Blockchain @DCU that is partly funded by Technology Ireland ICT Skillnet.

BlockEd & Innovation speakers include Prof. Carmen Holotescu, Fintan Duffy, Andrew Howell, Gonzalo Faura, Donna Boyne, Dr. Malika Bendechache, William McGreal, Walter Hasset

BlockEd & Innovation

The day’s events will be:

3:00pm Welcome and Intro
3:05pm – Insight into Blockchain in Education, a talk by Prof. Carmen Holotescu
3:30pm – Panel Discussion: Why an MSc in Blockchain? (Andrew Howell, Fintan Duffy, Gonzalo Faura, Donna Boyne, Walter Hasset, and a representative of Morgan McKinley recruitment agency; moderator: Dr. Irina Tal, Academic Lead MSc in Blockchain, DCU)
4:10pm – Blockchain Research@DCU: Application of Blockchain Technology to 5G-Enabled Vehicular Networks, Dr. Malika Bendechache

You can see the full list of Blockchain Ireland Week 2021 events here 

Blockchain Ireland is a non-profit organisation of state agencies, corporates, academics, and industry professionals working together to share insights and expertise and to promote the growth of blockchain technology in Ireland. is Ireland’s largest independent for courses in Ireland. We list full-time and part-time courses of all types so that you can find the best course for you.

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