9 AM - 9:30 AM Welcome & Introductions
9:30AM - 10:15 AM Crypto Fundamentals & Bitcoin
In this module you will learn about where the term “Crypto” comes from, what the building blocks are that make up this technology platform, what Bitcoin is, what makes Bitcoin unique, and why Bitcoin matters.
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Crypto In Action - Demo 1
How Blockchain technology is being used, how it’s different from Web2 technologies, and why & when it’s better.
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Break / Q&A
11:00 AM-11:45 AM Ethereum & NFT’s
In this module you will learn what Ethereum is, what makes Ethereum unique, and why it matters. You will also learn about what NFT’s are, why they matter and their connection to Ethereum. Finally we will cover what Alternative Layer 1 blockchains are and their use cases, along with what Layer 2 blockchains are and their use cases.
11:45 AM - 12:15 PM Crypto in Action - Demo 2
How NFT’s and Ethereum are being used, and how they work together, and problems they are solving.
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM Crypto Market Trends & Opportunities
In this module you will learn about the ongoing integration of TradFi and Crypto, recent news and regulations and how it’s impacting Crypto, the macro crypto environment and why the current state of Crypto mimics the early 2000’s Internet era.
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch / Q&A
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM DeFi Fundamentals
In this module you will learn about what Decentralized Finance (DeFI) is, what the different technologies and opportunities are in this space, how DeFi protocols are interfacing with TradFi, and a brief overview of several DeFI protocols and what makes them unique.
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM DeFi In Action - Demo 3 by Tracer DAO
DeFi in action and how it differs from TradFi and why that matters.
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM Final Break / Q&A
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM DAOs & Tools
In this module you will learn about what Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAO’s) are, what makes them unique and why they matter. You will also learn about various tools that are available to you to research and learn about the technologies and company’s talked about throughout the day.
3:45 PM - 4:15 PM Web3 in Action - Demo 4
Tying it all together
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM Networking Happy Hour sponsored by Tracer DAO
Q&A / Feedback