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This year the Odyssey Hackathon in Groningen was based on blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI). BCEC sent in two hackathon teams existing out of students that followed the Minor Mastering Blockchain. Besides these two teams Martijn Bolt, lector of the Minor Mastering Blockchain, and Marcel Ra...

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Last week Jordi Jansen and Martijn Bolt were interviewed by the Blockchain realists, Lykle de Vries and Ronald Mulder. In the interview Jordi and Martijn talk about blockhcain education in the Netherlands, the Blockchain minor at THUAS and the Blockchain Education Center (BCEC).

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Earlier this week, the Blockchain Education Center had the pleasure of attending a ‘blockchain session’, organised by the Zuid-Holland province, here in The Netherlands. The goals of the session: Finding out if blockchain technology can help with achieving the province’s objectives regarding ‘circul...

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Today a critical addition to the Sovrin framework, coming from BCEC, was accepted within the documentation of the Sovrin Foundation. After a thorough analysis of the governance structure proposed by Sovrin, members of the BCEC concluded the present maturity of Sovrin's proposal of a Secure Soverei...

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On friday november 30th THUAS, in association with BCEC, organised the closing event of the Mastering Blockchain minor 2018. With speakers such as Thomas Bollen (Follow the Money), Marleen Janssen Groesbeek (lector Sustainable Finance), Lammert van Raan (Member of parliament PvdD) and a great audi...

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The first blockchain minor from the BCEC was hosted by THUAS in Q4 of 2018. The students learned about blockchain basics, implementation, technical concepts and it's legal impact during ten weeks of intense work. With partnering businesses all students worked on a project putting their knowledge t...

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Last october the BCEC was invited to join the discussion, at the European Parliament, about the way forward with regulating ICO’s in Europe. The debate was motivated by a draft report which proposed a new framework of regulation on crowdfunding through regular crowdfunding platforms and ICO’s. Wat...

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