About the Program
This program will provide the participants with a deep understanding of tokenomics, and how to redesign business models using decentralized technologies. It will cover the principle behind the fourth digital transformation, the required business culture switch and the underlying fundamentals brought by the digitization of value; crypto-currencies and tokens. It will also address the convergence of decentralized technologies and artificial intelligence.
The participant will be able to help organizations willing to build or transform their business model to remain competitive in the new economy and emerging market.
This course is well-suited for experienced or aspiring practitioners with the following background: analysts, strategic consultants, venture capitalists and executives.
This program consists of three days intensive training course, one week of group work on a capstone project and one multiple choice questions take home exam. You will receive a certificate upon completion of the course.
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This program consists of three days intensive training course and one week of group work on a capstone project. You will receive a certificate upon completion of the course.
Module 1-Intensive Training Module (3 days)
Day 1-Participants will spend the first day learning about the fundamentals of the digital transformation and it’s relation with blockchain technologies, decentralized internet and tokenomics
Challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution
7 D - Decentralisation, Digitization, Deception, Disruption, Demonetization, Dematerialization, Democratization
The role of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology in the new economy
Socio-economic, behavioral economy, reinforcement
Tokenomics, macro-economy, micro-economy, and crypto-economy
Governance and protocol
Algorithm, Autoregulation, Crowdsourcing & Antifragility
Exponential Organisation, Human interaction and Socio-economic
Day 2-Participants will discover the various business model and business culture switch required to adapt an organisation to the new economy. All use cases are based on solution using blockchain technologies and decentralized technologies in emerging market
Large Corporation: Financial Institution, NGO
Business Culture Switch
Navigating business internal politics
Evaluating a project
Risk & Innovation, Research vs Product
Emerging Markets & Competitive Edge
Day 3-Practice/Workshop: Participants will learn to evaluate feasibility, risk and assess viability of a project - Mini Hackathon
Transforming a business model from traditional to decentralized
Creating a new business model with tokenomics
Network & Ecosystem Mapping
Crypto-Economy, Tokenomics & Inflection point
Prediction vs reality
Investment: ICO or Traditional route
Module 2-Capstone Project Submission (7 days)
Students will produce one test-bed project, containing their design of the tokenomics, and business model plus one explicative page outlining their process in building this test-bed.
Meet your instructors
Marek Laskowski, PhD: CTO, Novera Capital; Co-Founder, Blockchainlab, Schulich School of Business, York University; Co-Founder, Toronto Blockchain Week; Advisor, Delife.io
Othalia Doe-Bruce, MBA: Founder & Managing Director, InnovFin Consulting Inc.; President, The Innovative Financier; Investment Analyst & Blockchain Consultant & Advisor; International Speaker; Executive Management Team, The Blockchainhub (York University)
Mukul Pal, MBA, Msc., CTA: Founder & CEO, AlphaBlock.org; Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Graduate, Derivatives Research Expert
Philippe Chevry: CTO, Winningminds; Founder, Nash Agency; Co-Founder & Researcher, Luminary.ai; Blockchain & AI Specialist
You will receive a certificate upon completion of the course. Participants must attend all program modules and successfully complete the take-home assignment & exam to receive a certificate. Once the certificate is granted, it will be hashed on the Ethereum blockchain and is globally accessible for further verification.
We will make every effort to present the program as advertised, but it may be necessary to change the date, location, instructors or content with little or no notice. In the event of program cancellation, Blockchain Hub’s liability is limited to reimbursement of paid fees.
Cancellations and Substitutions
Substitution of registrants is permitted at any time. If you are unable to find a substitute, a full refund is available if a cancellation request is received in writing 7 days prior to the program date. If a cancellation request is made with less than 7 days’ notice, a $75 administration fee will apply. No other refund is available.
Please note that the group discount is only available when paying for members of the same organization, at the same time, and payment is made with one invoice.
Delivery Methods(Please select the delivery option on the application form)
In-person(Toronto): The program is available at the primary Blockchain Academy location (York University , Toronto, Canada)
In-person(Our International Satellite Locations ): The program is available in our satellite locations globally (The list is included in the application form)
Web(Virtual Delivery): The live video stream, including link to program materials and the virtual working environment will be sent to you via email as soon as the registeration confirmed.
Program Starts: June 28th-30th, 2019
Program Length: 3 days, 9am-5pm
Intensive course in-person
Capstone Project Deadline: One week after the final session
Bergeron Centre for Engineering Excellence, York University
Application Deadline & Admission Results
One week prior to the program
Course Fee (per Delegate)-For in-person delivery in Toronto or Live Video Streaming
Until May 22nd, 2019: $995 CAD plus HST
From May 23rd, 2019 to June 13th, 2019: $1,250 CAD plus HST
Regular Fee After June 13th, 2019: $1,495 CAD plus HST
1-Are you not available for the upcoming in-person program?
Join the waiting list for the next program (apply here> the next program)
2-The pricing for international locations would depend on the local chapter pricing policy (Other than Toronto). Please check the delivery methods on the Q&A section, before applying for the program.
3-York University students and faculties are entitled to our special pricing, contact us for more details.