Europechain Education Program delivers EOSIO with the University of Geneva

By Jillian Godsil   Dec 06, 2019 2 Min Read

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Europechain is amongst the world’s first to teach blockchain technology at a global university. Europechain has delivered an advanced EOSIO course at the University of Geneva as part of its official Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) on blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT). The EOSIS Blockchain is considered Blockchain 3.0 because of its zero transaction fees, TPS rates of 10,000 per second and fast scaling ability. The teaching of EOSIO at Geneva marks a further step in the adoption of blockchain as a new and vibrant digital technology. 

 

Blockchain, in general, offers a paradigm shift for traditional businesses, governments, and non-profit organizations. The first stage of adoption is always education, demonstrating the next wave to professionals and enthusiasts of the potential benefits. 

 

The EOSIO lectures were given at the Geneva campus by the CTO of EOS Amsterdam, a member of Europechain. He is well known under the nickname "cc32d9" in the EOSIO community. 

 

The blockchain CAS at the University of Geneva delivers 12 official European (ECTS) credits and is led by Dr. Jean-Marc Seigneur, who has published more than 100 scientific peer-reviewed papers in the field of decentralized trust. The CAS covers several DLT such as Ethereum, NEO, Hashgraph Hedera, Libra, Komodo, Hyperledger, Binance Chain and of course EOS. The main focus of the certificate is to design and prototype a DLT system covering the main technical solutions, as well as business and legal aspects.  

 

Europechain’s CTO, aka‘Cc32d9’, is a senior software architect working in the industry of software and telecommunications for more than 20 years. He started working in EOSIO space in June 2018, shortly after the EOS mainnet launch.  

 

Europechain is a GDPR compliant blockchain platform. Powered by the EOSIO protocol, it is managed and governed by experienced block producers registered in the European Union. Europechain brings together an ecosystem of technology providers, system integrators and commercial partners enabling global enterprises to deploy scalable, resilient and EU compliant applications. 

 

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About the author

Jillian Godsil   
Blockchain Advocate, Founder, Conference Chair, Women in Blockchain Advocate, Keynote Speaker, Crypto Journalist, Broadcaster, CEO, Writer, Homelessness Advocate, Former European Parliament Candidate, Law Changer, Mother, Choir Member, Hill Walker, Dreamer Jillian has held senior positions with global PR companies in Sydney, Singapore, London and Dublin. She was PRO of Iona Technologies (Ireland’s first company to float on NASDAQ). She changed the law in Ireland in 2014 and is a former European Parliamentary candidate (as an independent). She is a co founder and journalist in the Blockleaders.io. She freelances for Irish Tech News, Irish Central, The Irish Independent and The Irish Times. She has her own radio shows on DublinCityFM and EastCoastFM. Her first job after graduating from Trinity College was as a systems analyst with JP Morgan. She is advisor to a number of ICOs, has been named a Crypto Queen by In Zero Conferences as well as listed in the 50 most influential women in the global blockchain rollcall. She is named amongst the top 10 people in Blockchain in Ireland. She was voted into the top 20 global Hedera Hashgraph Ambassadors in 2018. She is a board member of EOS Dublin. She is a community leader for Algorand. She is chain agnostic while she loves blockchain. She has been shortlisted for the Image Business Woman of Year and also shortlisted for Woman of the Year by Women in IT. She is passionate about getting women into blockchain – democratising opportunity for all women. She keynotes and chairs blockchain events around the world – including Kiev, Austin, Muscat, Columbo, Dubai, Capetown, Dublin and London.




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