Cryptocurrency Educational Campaign Launched In Hong Kong

Announcements, Education | January 31, 2018 By:

Hong Kong’s Financial Services, the Treasury Bureau (FSTB), and the Investor Education Center (IEC) have started a public education campaign on the risks associated with initial coin offerings (ICO) and cryptocurrencies.

The campaign, launched on Jan. 29, aims to provide the public with a correct and comprehensive understanding of the potential risks of participating in ICOs and cryptocurrency transactions.


Cryptocurrency Course Offered By Belarusian National Tech University

Announcements, Blockchain, Education | December 27, 2017 By:

The Belarusian National Technical University (BNTU) has announced a diploma course in cryptocurrencies. The announcement came after Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko signed a decree which creates a legal framework for cryptocurrencies, initial coin offerings (ICO), and smart contracts.

The one-year and eight-month long program will cover operations with cryptocurrencies,


Blockchain Working Group Created By European Research Consortium

Announcements, Blockchain, Education | November 27, 2017 By:

The European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (ERCIM) has established a working group to examine the establishment of blockchain technology as a field of computer science research in Europe. The working group will be led by ERCIM member Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft.

ERCIM claims the working group was created as a follow-up to its workshop on blockchain technology in May and its ERCIM News 110 “Blockchain Engineering”