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The Blockchain & Education

April 12, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Blockchain in Education

Chris Jagers will discuss how blockchain technology is changing the field of higher education. How does a University begin with blockchain credentialing? What role does government play? What is the value for citizens from a lifelong learning and employment perspective? Chris will discuss opportunities and challenges in light of the blockchain pilots that are already underway in the EU. This talk will begin at 15:00.

Chris Jagers is the Founder and CEO of Learning Machine, the company that developed, in close collaboration with the MIT Media Lab, the open standard for blockchain certificates (Blockcerts).

Details

Date:
April 12, 2017
Time:
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

Avans Hogeschool
Hogeschoollaan 1 Breda Netherlands + Google Map
Website:
http://www.avans.nl/

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