Some 43 percent of the respondents said blockchain is one of their top-five strategic priorities.
Up Next in Blockchain for Biz
Crowdfunding market has been disrupting the finance industry where people from across the world can participate in the early stages of startups that were previously served only for ultra-wealthy. Initial Coin Offerings (ICO), Token Sales, have become the next step for crowdfunding campaigns. Previously Initial Coin Offerings were meant only for issuing a new blockchain platform like Ethereum, Monero, Litecoin.
What do you need to build a successful ICO platform?
Getting investments from a herd of people is very possible through and ICO
Business schools and universities are rushing to launch courses on cryptocurrencies and blockchain, as demand for greater understanding of the technologies grows after the crypto boom. But what exactly should be taught and who should teach it? As academics take stock, debate is growing over where the future of cryptocurrency education lies. Demand from professionals for teaching on cryptocurrencies and the blockchain technology that underpins them had increased steadily. More recently, however, there has been an explosion of interest amid turbulent changes in the price of bitcoin, the most popular cryptocurrency, and the hype around it. Business schools and universities are racing to train students in a specialism once seen as inhabiting the nerdy fringes of finance and technology but which has been propelled into the mainstream. It is not just banks, central banks and governments assessing how to use the technologies; other sectors, from logistics to mining, want to understand what it means for them.
Business schools race to offer lessons in blockchain and bitcoin
Academic predicts that what should be taught and by whom could start a turf war
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