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Blockchain Developer Bootcamp @ Starfish Mission Summer 2019 Open House/Information Session

  • Starfish Mission 1535 Mission Street San Francisco, CA, 94103 United States (map)

There are currently 14 high-paying job opportunities for every single qualified Blockchain Developer.

2018 went down in history as a year of ICO's, Bitcoin, and Blockchain. As a result, many Blockchain-based companies are flush with innovative ideas and the need to utilize funding to match their ambitions. There is, however, still a large hurdle to overcome before Blockchain technology can truly sheperd us into the era of Web 3.0.

There is a severe shortage of developers with expertise in smart-contracts, Ethereum, Blockchains, and other distributed protocols.

Blockchain-based companies are scrambling to find qualified prospects, and pay top-dollar for developers who have experience working on decentralized projects. Come speak with a professional Blockchain Developer, learn about the many new opportunities in the space, and learn how acquiring skills in Blockchain can supercharge your career and make a measurable impact on entrepreneurial teams and projects with the potential to disrupt global enterprises.

| Audience:

This information session is designed for developers with at least 2 years of OOP experience and a desire to learn more about what it takes to become a Blockchain Developer. You will be able to speak directly with The DEN's experienced team about building blockchain products in the space. You can also learn more about our intensive Professional Developer Bootcamps, understand if you are qualified, and assess the course curriculum.

| Takeaways:

- Why learning blockchain development is a smart career move

- Supply vs. demand problem for Blockchain-based companies and experienced developers

- Skills Blockchain-based companies are looking for in developers

- How to gain Blockchain skills and experience quickly & efficiently

- Q&A session with The DEN's Co-Founder & Lead Instructor

- Full breakdown of syllabus for our Professional Blockchain Developer Bootcamp, Hyperledger for Developers Bootcamp, and more

| Speakers

| Dr. Michael Garbade | CEO, Education Ecosystem

Dr. Michael J. Garbade is a serial entrepreneur and Python engineer, who enjoys building applications in Python, Django and Sencha Touch. He has a Masters in Business Administration and Physics and a PhD in Finance and is currently the CEO at Education Ecosystem, a decentralized ecosystem for learning about new technologies and trying them out hands-on using free practical projects. The platform provides developers with a place to learn from videos and build their skills with various developer-focused tools. With the growing demand for blockchain engineers, this provides Michael with a unique perspective on the need for building using blockchain and the needs of various industries.

| Victor Fang | CEO, AnChain .ai

Victor is the Founder of AnChain.AI along with a group of Silicon Valley cybersecurity industry veterans. They are backed by top VC's from Silicon Valley and Wall Street: Amino Capital, Susquehanna International Group (SIG) , etc. AnChain.AI Platform is continuously protecting worlds leading crypto exchanges (Huobi, Coinbene, ...) , protocol (ThunderCore, ... ) , DApp / Defi (top 10 EOS dApps) 

| About The Instructor:

Travis is a software engineer at Aura and has been in the blockchain space for about a year and a half. He has contributed significantly to token economics portion of their whitepaper and has delivered a functioning model to market. Before jumping into the blockchain, Travis was a full stack developer at Mavenlink.

Koushik Gavini is the Co-Founder and Head of Engineering @Rettex. Currently teaching Hyperledger @TheDen, previously he was a Software Engineer (Blockchain) at Kohls R&D and a Devops Engineer @RobertHalf.

| What Should I Bring?

Please bring your laptop or tablet to the workshop for maximum productivity.

Please arrive on time! Event begins promptly at 6:30.

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This event is sponsored by Starfish Mission

Starfish Mission is a hub for emerging tech communities with a focus on blockchain/Web3 and AI, based out of the mid-market area in San Francisco. As an organization, and network, Starfish is committed to creating spaces and learning networks for a community of builders, and doers.

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