Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Blockchain in Government Thursday May 30 2024

May 30 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Blockchain in Government May 30, 2024

Thursday, May 30, 2024

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM Eastern Time  (starting 8:00 AM PT / 3:00 PM GMT)

This course will provide a comprehensive introduction to the key concepts and applications of blockchain technology in the public sector. Students will learn about the features and capabilities of blockchain technology and how it can be used to improve transparency, security, and efficiency in government operations.

The course will cover a range of topics, including digital identity, smart contracts, and secure data management, with a focus on real-world examples and case studies. By the end of the course, students will have a strong understanding of the potential of distributed ledgers in government and be able to assess its suitability for different use cases.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand the key concepts and features of blockchain technology and its comparison with traditional databases.
  • Understand the range of applications of distributed ledger technology within government and its potential benefits and challenges.
  • Learn about blockchain-based solutions for digital identity management and authentication.
  • Understand the legal and regulatory considerations of using smart contracts in government.
  • Learn about increasing transparency and traceability in government with blockchain.
  • Understand the challenges and best practices for securing data on a blockchain.
  • Understand current and future trends and its potential impact on government operations and services.
  • Develop skills in analyzing, evaluating and applying blockchain technology in government.
  • The completion of this course covers 25% of the focus area exam competencies for the W3CB Certified Government Advisor exam.

Course Outline:

Module 1: Introduction to Blockchain Technology

  • Overview of blockchain technology and its key features
  • Comparison with traditional databases and distributed systems
  • Overview of different blockchain platforms (e.g. Bitcoin, Ethereum)

Module 2: Blockchain Applications in Government

  • Use cases for DLT in government, including land registry, voting systems, and supply chain management
  • Discussion of the potential benefits and challenges of using distributed ledger technology in government

Module 3: Blockchain for Digital Identity

  • Overview of digital identity and its importance in government
  • Discussion of blockchain-based solutions for digital identity management and authentication

Module 4: Smart Contracts and Blockchain in Government

  • Introduction to smart contracts and their potential uses in government
  • Discussion of the legal and regulatory considerations of using smart contracts in government

Module 5: Blockchain for Transparency and Traceability

  • Overview of how blockchain can be used to increase transparency and traceability in government
  • Discussion of real-world examples of blockchain being used for transparency and traceability in government

Module 6: Blockchain for Secure Data Management

  • Overview of how blockchain can be used to improve data security and integrity in government
  • Discussion of the challenges and best practices for securing data on a blockchain

Module 7: Future of Blockchain in Government

  • Overview of current and future trends in distributed ledger technology in government
  • Discussion of the potential impact of blockchain on government operations and services

Join Us: Don’t miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the convergence of government and emerging technology to help unlock new possibilities for innovation and societal growth. Reserve your spot today and embark on a journey towards mastering decentralized technologies.

Limited Seats Available – Enroll Now.

Details

Date:
May 30
Time:
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Event Category: