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Columbia Business School Executive Education

Blockchain for Business (Online): Beyond the Hype

Columbia Business School Executive Education
Online

1.751 
*Orientierungspreis
Originalpreis in USD:
$ 1.950

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Tipologie Kurs
Methodologie Online
  • Kurs
  • Online
Beschreibung

Blockchain and cryptocurrencies grab a lot of headlines in the media, leaving business leaders with the challenge to distinguish between the hype and what has the power to transform an entire industry. This program allows you to break through the mystery, offering a very practical understanding of blockchain, both its opportunities and its challenges. Over the course of six weeks, you'll decipher how cryptocurrencies work and learn how the underlying blockchain technology could transform your organization and industry.

In addition to world-renowned Columbia Business School faculty, you'll learn from industry experts who will share invaluable insights — from the origin story of the creators of the first blockchain to where the technology is heading five to ten years down the road. After taking this program that is designed with the executive in mind, participants will be able to make more informed decisions about the role that blockchain technology may play in their business.
At the end of the program, you'll know the answers to the quintessential Blockchain questions, including:

How has blockchain technology emerged since its original design?
Does Bitcoin count as money and can Bitcoin replace the traditional form of money?
How do smart contracts and tokens work?
What are the “real” opportunities and challenges of blockchain technology in the market?
What questions should I ask to evaluate potential opportunities in blockchain and cryptocurrencies for my organization?
How can I leverage blockchain for my business?

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Welche Ziele verfolgt der Kurs?

At the end of the program, you will be able to:

Understand the key principles underlying the technology and history of blockchain and cryptocurrencies in modern business.
Identify real-world opportunities and limitations of blockchain technology and practical applications for their organizations.
Ask the right questions and make more informed decisions about the role that blockchain technology may play in their business.

Ist dieser Kurs für mich?

This program offers a deep dive into the world of blockchain and its application for your organization, whether you are an entrepreneur seeking to harness blockchain opportunities, a C-suite leader implementing blockchain processes, a corporate attorney or risk manager preparing for blockchain and cryptocurrencies’ regulatory or unseen implications, or an IT or security professional wondering how blockchains will impact you day to day. This program is also fitting for R&D directors, supply chain managers, and business tech strategists and consultants seeking to harness blockchain and cryptocurrency opportunities.

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Wo und wann
Beginn Lage
25 Sep. 2019
Online
Beginn 25 Sep. 2019
Lage
Online

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Blockchain and cryptocurrencies grab a lot of headlines in the media, leaving business leaders with the challenge to distinguish between the hype and what has the power to transform an entire industry. This program allows you to break through the mystery, offering a very practical understanding of blockchain, both its opportunities and its challenges. Over the course of six weeks, you'll decipher how cryptocurrencies work and learn how the underlying blockchain technology could transform your organization and industry.
In addition to world-renowned Columbia Business School faculty, you'll learn from industry experts who will share invaluable insights — from the origin story of the creators of the first blockchain to where the technology is heading five to ten years down the road. After taking this program that is designed with the executive in mind, participants will be able to make more informed decisions about the role that blockchain technology may play in their business.
At the end of the program, you'll know the answers to the quintessential Blockchain questions, including:
  • How has blockchain technology emerged since its original design?
  • Does Bitcoin count as money and can Bitcoin replace the traditional form of money?
  • How do smart contracts and tokens work?
  • What are the “real” opportunities and challenges of blockchain technology in the market?
  • What questions should I ask to evaluate potential opportunities in blockchain and cryptocurrencies for my organization?
  • How can I leverage blockchain for my business?