**TO ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP YOU MUST REGISTER ON OUR EVENTBRITE PAGE** (http://bit.ly/devhub-blockchain)
In this one-day workshop, we’ll first explore today’s ecosystem of blockchain technologies and take a look at a future with blockchain at its core. Then we’ll get hands-on: you’ll learn how to develop and deploy an Ethereum Dapp using Solidity and Truffle. By the end of the day, you will understand the fundamentals of blockchain, have a working Ethereum Dapp to add to your portfolio, and be equipped with the foundation you need to dive deeper into your own blockchain development.
This workshop is aimed at junior developers who are comfortable with programming.
Outline (more detail to follow):
1. Blockchain Today and Tomorrow
2. Intro to Ethereum Smart Contracts
3. Understanding Dapps
4. Setting Up Your Development Environment
5. Build and Deploy a Dapp
6. Being a Blockchain Innovator – Next Steps
Sage Franch is a seasoned technology educator, developer, and creator of tech lifestyle blog TrendyTechie.ca. She specializes in emerging technologies including blockchain, mixed reality, and cognitive computing, and is passionate about leveraging new technologies to build a better future. In her previous role as a Technical Evangelist at Microsoft, Sage worked with top academic institutions across North America to lead the adoption of cloud computing into technical curricula, and prior to that she was an educator at Microsoft Learning, where she built developer MOOCs on Microsoft technologies. Known internationally as “the Trendy Techie,” Sage is also a motivational speaker and advocate for diversity and inclusion in STEM. Connect with Sage on Twitter and Instagram, @theTrendyTechie. You can chcek out her Linked here (https://www.linkedin.com/in/sagefranch/).
This workshop is presented by Devhub, Canada’s only co-working space for software developers and programmers. In this new series of workshops, Devhub is stepping into the educational space with a set of events aimed at expanding the skill sets of developers, both experienced and beginner.