A theoretical and practical path to fully understand the potential of linking a business to blockchain technology and getting to know the various blockchain based business models. Case studies’ analysis and development of a real business model for the launch of a start-up or spin-off through group work.
a) Transfer the basic and advanced technical knowledge to understand the functioning of Bitcoin starting from its constituent elements: decentralization and digital scarcity, cryptography and privacy, game theory and consensus.
b) Transfer the basic and advanced knowledge to understand the functioning of Bitcoin with respect to the technologies involved: Open Source Software, P2P network, Digital Signature, Proof of Work, Blockchain.
c) Transfer the technical skills for setting the basic technology to access the Bitcoin network.
d) Transfer the technical skills to understand if and which of the technologies underlying Bitcoin can integrate into your business.
e) Transfer the basic knowledge to stay up to date in the cryptocurrency environment (i.e. side-chain, off-chain, altcoins).