You've heard of Bitcoin, and you want to know more? Curious about NFTs? This informative and engaging seminar introduces participants to cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. From the history of Bitcoin to a future blockchain-based internet, participants will gain understanding and confidence about navigating the world of cryptocurrency. Topics include the basics of national currencies, the emergence and adoption of Bitcoin and how digital assets can be managed and stored safely. Participants will also have the option to practice using cryptocurrency applications. The seminar will conclude with an examination of evolving cryptocurrency regulations and implications for future national and global finance.
Participants may wish to have a smartphone or iPhone nearby to complete an optional activity during the workshop.
An experienced K to 12 educator of 20+ years, Angela first began investigating cryptocurrency and blockchain technology for personal development. Now a Coquitlam Business Education and Information Technology teacher, Angela sees blockchain's evolution becoming increasingly relevant in the classroom. Blockchain offers powerful benefits, from financial to social to environmental, and she is excited about its potential to enhance our daily experiences, both locally and globally. Angela co-founded EVOS Blockchain Education & Consulting to help others feel comfortable, confident and qualified to chart their own journey to cryptocurrency and blockchain.
Simultaneously a traditionalist and futurist, Kyle has been a blockchain supporter, user, investor and blogger since 2017. As a Business Education Teacher of ten years in Surrey, Kyle is excited to be a part of building the finance platform the internet will be based on. Kyle created EVOS Blockchain Education & Consulting to empower and educate others about cryptocurrency and blockchain through fun, engaging, hands-on seminars. Recognizing that there is a lot of information in the cryptocurrency space, Kyle aims to help separate the knowledge from the noise.