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27 Oct 2017
AlphaCode, 2 Merchant Place, 1 Fredman Drive, Sandton, 2196
The blockchain is a young technology that is going through a tremendously fast evolutionary process at multiple levels. It is now moving beyond hype into business reality with cryptocurrencies on a roller-coaster ride over the last few weeks.
Join us for the next Bitcoin and Blockchain Beginner course where we explain more about what is affecting the growth of bitcoin and blockchain technology.
This course is for individuals who are new to digital currencies and blockchain technology. The course covers the basics of money, bitcoin and the blockchain, bitcoin and wallet security, compliance and regulation and highlights the future of this space as well as the organisations that are using this technology.
The outcome of this course is to provide individuals with a general overview of bitcoin and the blockchain. Attendees will learn more about what bitcoin is, its history, how to use bitcoin: storing bitcoin in a wallet, buying and selling bitcoin on an online exchange, as well as sending and receiving bitcoin from one person to another without the need for a trusted third party.
The course further explains current use cases and opportunities this technology provides in terms of include smart contracts, payment rails, immutable ledger, proof of ownership, remittances and micro-transactions. It also discusses alternatives to bitcoin and the bitcoin blockchain.
The course touches on current regulation and compliance globally and in South Africa.
This course provides attendees with an insight into the future of this technology in terms of innovation and disruption of existing traditional systems and processes.
Module 1: Introduction
Module 2: The Blockchain
Module 3: Using Bitcoin
Module 4: Bitcoin Security
Module 5: Bitcoin Scalability, Risks and Limitations
Module 6: Use Cases and Opportunities
Module 7: Merchant Acceptance
Module 8: Bitcoin Compliance and Regulation
Module 9: The Future of Blockchain
R3500.00 per person
Are you ready to take your fintech business to the next level?Join the growing network of fintech disruptors shaping the future of our industry.
Green membership is available to aspiring financial services entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs and service providers.
Our gold membership is open to financial services founders and cofounders with a full-time commitment to their businesses.
Offered to high potential BBBEE businesses that have received enterprise development funding.
Offered by invitation only to businesses which have received growth capital investment from RMIH.
Alpha Code is a phenomenal platform to network with next generation fintech players offering leading thought leadership events in a world class environment. Look forward to watching the ecosystem facilitate the next ‘Uber’ of Africa.
Dov Girnum, CEO Merchant Capital
AlphaCode has been instrumental in the growth of our business. Through the club, we have met many like-minded entrepreneurs and businesses with whom we have formed strategic partnerships. The team is incredibly generous with their time and continue to give us invaluable mentorship and support.
Annabel Dallamore, CEO Stock Shop
Starting a business is a daunting prospect, especially one that has a focus on an unproven and experimental technology. I have benefitted enormously from the support and wisdom I have received from AlphaCode during my time as a member.
Lorien Gamaroff, CEO Bankymoon
Being located in the heart of Africa's biggest financial services hub, we have gained a lot of credibility through AlphaCode. Our customers trust our brand by association, which results in increased sales of cows.
Ntuthuko Shezi, CEO Livestock Wealth