Every now and then a truly revolutionary new technology emerges – and changes the world as we know it. These technologies always take us to places we have never imagined reaching. The engine allowed us to travel far distances and made the world a smaller place, the telephone was a paradigm shift for communication and of course, the internet revolutionized the spread of information, as no one ever thought possible. Now a new disruptive technology emerges – and it has just begun to unfold its potential.
Blockchain is one of the most discussed and dominant topics in news and science, even though there is still a great uncertainty to what this technology is all about – and what it's true potential can be. Blockchain technology is mostly associated with cryptocurrencies in public discussions, especially Bitcoin. But more importantly, blockchain showed, that has the potential to be a solution to various problems of digital infrastructure.
Blockchain also has impact on financial inclusion. There are still far more than 1 billion people on earth without any access to financial products. For them saving value or transferring money is impossible or at least highly expensive. By making remittances fast and cheaper and giving control over identities blockchain can help to reach financial inclusion and improve peoples lives significantly. And those are just two areas where blockchain enhances financial inclusion.
The purpose of this course is to provide you with comprehensive knowledge about the idea and capabilities of blockchain as key technology for the digital age and for financial inclusion.
Participants of the course will be able to distinguish where the implementation of a blockchain can become a useful application or business model. With various practical insights and examples from experts, you will not only learn about their best practices but also, how a blockchain project can be successfully implemented in your company and industry.
Be part of the change and learn how you and your company can profit from blockchain technology!