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Monday, April 24, 2017 at 06:30 PM    Cost: Absolutely Free
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Hello everyone!

I'm excited to announce our next event of April 2017!

Blockchain (a.k.a Distributed Ledger Technology) reached is hyper cycle (issued by Gartner) last year withestimated market worth of 2 .3 Billion by year 2021.

If you like to understand what the buzz is about & understand how Blockchain works, then this is the session for you.

About the session:

    Introduction to Blockchain (Distributed Ledger Technology) & why its considered Disruptive

    Understanding scenarios (beyond cryptocurrency) where Blockchain can transform/optimize existing Business models.

    Overview of modern Blockchains including Ethereum, JPMorgan Chase Quorum, HyperLedger, Chain & R3 Corda.

    What are Smart Contracts? Understanding core concepts behind smart contracts & their common usage.

    Microsoft Azure Blockchain as a Service: Offering details along with a demo on how to quickly create a private Ethereum network with full infrastructure without spending time on writing complex deployment scripts.

    Project Bletchley: Microsoft's vision for an open, modular Blockchain fabric powered by Azure. The Project Bletchley whitepaper is available at : https://github.com/Azure/azure-blockchain-projects/blob/master/bletchley/bletchley-whitepaper.md

    Discussion on how to conduct a successful Blockchain Poof of Concept (PoC) & quickly move towards Minimal Viable Product (MVP)

    Open Mic: Q/A

Schedule

6:30 PM - 7:00 PM EST: Networking/Social

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EST: Talk

8:30 PM - 9:00 PM EST: Q/A

PLEASE READ THE NOTE ON SECURITY

To gain entry you'll need to RSVP at least two days before the event with your FIRST NAME & LAST NAME in order to get past the security. They will not able to grant access otherwise. Please note that eventbrite does not mandate use of real names for the user profiles so take that into consideration before registering.

Looking forward to seeing everyone!

Thanks,

Razi Rais

MSCloud User Group Founder & Leader | LinkedIn:https://www.linkedin.com/in/razirais

 
 
 
 
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