Introduction to blockchain research skills
This introductory session will first provide an overview of multiple intersecting disciplines which contribute to the emerging blockchain technology sector: distributed computing, cryptography, economics, game theory, and archival science. We'll then cover an example research methodology from each of these disciplines with a concrete use case in mind. Finally, we'll navigate online together to public blockchain ledger records, and learn how to verify certain types of information related to them.
Prerequisites: None. This workshop is intended for beginners.
This workshop is part of the Core Skills series.
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- Monday, October 26, 2020
- 1:00pm - 2:30pm
- Chelsea Palmer