How to start a Blockchain Business

15th February 2023
USI, Lugano
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This is a joint event by USI Writing Smart Contracts (WSC) winter school and USI Startup Centre
- Welcome and introduction by USI Startup Centre (Francesco Lurati)
- Introduction (Peter Gruber)
- Podium discussion "How to start a Blockchain Business
– experience and outlook

Benedetto Biondi, co-founder and CEO of Folks Finance
Andrey Majcen, Chief Clients Officer of Bitcoinsuisse
Bear Matthews, co-founder and COO of Vylto

- Q&A
- Small reception

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Writing Smart Contracts

13-17th February 2023
USI, Lugano
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This course introduces students to the relevant theoretical concepts and provides a hands-on introduction to writing smart contracts on a modern blockchain using the Python programming language. The goal is to equip students with the necessary skills and theoretical background for creating simple smart contracts and for deploying them on the Algorand blockchain.

Crypto Onboarding
Workshop #1

27th October 2022
USI, Lugano
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The first internal association-wide workshop event is finally here. During this session we will explore the basics of the blockchain technology, especially how to interact with it. We will see how to create a wallet in the Algorand network and engage in a roundtable activity to discuss and present multiple topics in the blockchain space. Finally, a little surprise will be given to who will attend this event! 🖼

Come and join us!

Plan B Forum

28-29th October 2022
Palazzo dei Congressi, Lugano
Lugano’s Plan ₿ Forum is the premier Bitcoin conference bringing together world leaders, technologists, and entrepreneurs to discuss nation-state Bitcoin adoption, economics, financial freedom, and freedom of speech.
Come and find us at the welcome days at USI. You will get the chance to get to know our (new) association, meet some of their members and have a sneak peak of all the activities organised for the coming semester!