Blockchain, Big Data
and Cryptocurrencies Course

Infrachain & SHU Partnership

InfrachainSHULU has partnered with Infrachain to create a course that educates the Luxembourg business community about the opportunities and limitations of Blockchain technology.

The curriculum will provide students with a hands-on introduction to Blockchain, distributed ledger, and cryptocurrencies.

It will offer use cases for Blockchain technologies, and guide students in an analysis of Blockchain programming frameworks and payment architectures.

You want to?

  • Understand the opportunities but also limits of blockchain technology
  • Develop your expertise in writing simple blockchain applications using the Ethereum platform
  • Understand the basic theory on consensus protocols
  • Develop basic monitoring tools for other blockchains (Ripple)
  • Understand the economic issues and incentives of a decentralized application
  • Master blockchain based applications
  • Deep dive into advanced topics: Ripple Interledger protocol, Tezos governance model

Program of the course

The course consists of 12 evening sessions to take place at the Chamber of Commerce in Kirchberg from May 17 to June 28, 2021. Classes are led by Dr. Radu State, an industry expert who heads the research group SEDAN (Service and Data Management) at SnT, along with guest lecturers and speakers.

Schedule of the classes

  • class 1

    Monday, May 17th, 2021 18:30 - 21:30

    BitCoin and Blockchain use cases

  • class 3

    Thursday, May 27th, 2021 18:30 - 21:30

    Consensus Algorithms

  • class 5

    Thursday, June 3rd, 2021 18:30 - 21:30

    Security and Privacy

  • class 7

    Thursday, June 10th, 2021 18:30 - 21:30

    Interledger/Ripple/Stellar/Codius

  • Class 9

    Thursday, June 17th, 2021 18:30 - 21:30

    Business case/Technology selection

  • class 11

    Thursday, June 24th, 2021 18:30 - 21:30

    Code development for the project

 

  • class 2

    Thursday, May 20th, 2021 18:30 - 21:30

    Consensus Algorithms

  • class 4

    Monday, May 31st, 2021 18:30 - 21:30

    Ethereum Programming

  • class 6

    Monday, June 7th, 2021 18:30 - 21:30

    HyperLedger Programming

  • class 8

    Monday, June 14th, 2021 18:30 - 21:30

    Midterm testing

  • class 10

    Monday, June 21st, 2021 18:30 - 21:30

    Code development for the project

  • class 12

    Monday, June 28th, 2021 18:30 - 21:30

    Final Project /Pitch Presentation