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February 2018

Legislative and Legal BlockTalk

February 28, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm UTC-5
El Capitolio San Juan, Puerto Rico 00902 United States Minor Outlying Islands + Google Map

• What we'll do This meetup will focus on providing legislative and regulatory recommendations to legislative bodies and government regulators. The GBA - Puerto Rico Chapter will look to hold this event in the physical jurisdictions of lawmakers to increase awareness and attract investment dollars to create jobs and improve competitiveness for constituents. We will promote an open discussion with legislative leaders to establish a structure that will comment on proposed legislation and bring issues of significance to the attention…

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March 2018

Blockchain Foundations – San Juan, PR – March 24, 2018

March 24, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC-4
San Juan, PR, Piloto 151
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901 United States
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This is a full one-day course that conveys the following information to students: What is blockchain? Why care about blockchain? Government use cases, benefits, and risks Examples of current real-world use and adoption of blockchain technology Blockchain architecture Smart contracts Data storage on blockchain The feedback from previous students that took this course has been extremely positive and they were emphatic that many others in government leadership should take this course.  The biggest take aways the students articulated were that…

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Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Rules and Regulations – San Juan, PR – March 25, 2018

March 25, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC-4
San Juan, PR, Piloto 151
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901 United States
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This course includes the following topics: What are cryptocurrencies? Why are cryptocurrencies important? Are cryptocurrencies safe? How can I use cryptocurrencies? This course provides attendees with the information needed to understand the technology, environment and issues to establish legal and regulatory policies, regulations and laws.  It also helps citizens understand the topic well enough to comply with the legal and regulatory requirements.  The course focuses on looking at the subject matter from the following perspectives: Legislators and lawmakers Regulators and…

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Blockchain Solution Architecture – San Juan, PR – March 26, 2018

March 26, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC-5
San Juan, PR, Piloto 151
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901 United States
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This course describes the architectural and technical issues that must be considered before launching a blockchain development program.   There are many decisions and issues that face a new project team.  They include: Is a blockchain the right solution? Would a distributed database or other technology be adequate? If so, what type of blockchain should be used? Should a blockless solution be used? Should the solution be an open or closed blockchain? Who are the participants in the blockchain What…

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Managing Blockchain Projects – San Juan, PR – March 27, 2018

March 27, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC-5
San Juan, PR, Piloto 151
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901 United States
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This one-day course is intended for technical leads and managers to help them understand how to estimate, plan, track and manage blockchain development projects. These types of projects have risks that are typically not associated with more traditional projects.  These risks include: Immutability of code committed to a blockchain Legal and regulatory compliance issues associated with assets like tokens and crypto currencies Interoperability of blockchains and extremely complex interface agreements Integrating blockchain applications with traditional software applications Integrating blockchain applications…

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Leading Through Disruptive Paradigm Shifts – San Juan, PR – March 28, 2018

March 28, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC-5
San Juan, PR, Piloto 151
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901 United States
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Past Performance does not guarantee future results. The rules that applied to the past are not adequate when the foundational paradigm has shifted. Failure to understand these changes have resulted in dramatic miscalculations. In 2005, the Co-founder of YouTube, Steve Chen said the following:           There’s just not that many videos I want to watch. He was expressing his concerns about YouTube’s future when he started it in 2005. A year later, he sold it to Google for $1.65 billion dollars.…

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Healthcare and Medical Block Talk

March 29, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm UTC-5
piloto 151, 151 Calle San Francisco
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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What we'll do Overall introduction on the Government Blockchain Association: Puerto Rico Chapter. Expect to engage in open discussions about the Blockchain, Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies, how the blockchain works and a review of potential uses of the blockchain. In addition, we will present the 2018 meetup schedule. There will be time for networking, in addition to a presentation on a government blockchain related topic, Q&A's and networking. • What to bring An appetite for curiosity • Important to know We…

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April 2018

Economic Analysis and Financial Regulation Block Talk

April 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm UTC-5
piloto 151, 151 Calle San Francisco
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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What we'll do Overall introduction on the Government Blockchain Association: Puerto Rico Chapter. Expect to engage in open discussions about the Blockchain, Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies, how the blockchain works and a review of potential uses of the blockchain. In addition, we will present the 2018 meetup schedule. There will be time for networking, in addition to a presentation on a government blockchain related topic, Q&A's and networking. • What to bring An appetite for curiosity • Important to know We…

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May 2018

Identity Block Talk

May 31, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm UTC-5
piloto 151, 151 Calle San Francisco
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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What we'll do Overall introduction on the Government Blockchain Association: Puerto Rico Chapter. Expect to engage in open discussions about the Blockchain, Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies, how the blockchain works and a review of potential uses of the blockchain. In addition, we will present the 2018 meetup schedule. There will be time for networking, in addition to a presentation on a government blockchain related topic, Q&A's and networking. • What to bring An appetite for curiosity • Important to know We…

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