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Blockchain Fundamentals for Engineers

  • Date(s)
    Friday, 27 September 2019
  • Time(s)
    9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Venue
    Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
  • Fee

    Member fee*: €345
    Non-member fee*: €395

    *This is a special, reduced introductory fee.

    NOTE: You can only book online using credit or debit card details.  If your preferred method of payment is by invoice / purchase order / bank transfer / other, please contact the CPD Training Team on 01-6651305, or email to secure a place.

  • CPD Credit
    6.5 hours   C3

In partnership with ConsenSys Academy


Once a buzzword, Blockchain is now becoming part of how future-looking organisations will share data and do business. The technology is being adopted in engineering industries such as the energy, manufacturing, construction and life sciences sectors.

Course aim

This one-day CPD workshop will allow delegates understand Blockchain technology and Ethereum, the decentralised computing platform and operating system. Upon completion, delegates will understand the technology, be familiar with key applications, and be able to identify business opportunities across major industries.


Session 1: Blockchain Technology Fundamentals – a deep-dive into the technology, core characteristic and innovations, and main attributes of interest for the business sector.

Session 2: The Ethereum Platform – this session will introduce participants to Ethereum as a decentralized world computer and the smart contract development platform for the web 3.0.

Session 3: Challenges and Applications – will address tech, user and legal barriers for Blockchain as well as the main use cases in development for different industries.

Session 4: Blockchain Decision Framework – delegates will learn how to assess the value of Blockchain for a use case of interest and identify potential business opportunities based on blockchain technology.

Who should attend

The workshop is open to anyone, with no prior experience in Blockchain, interested in understanding the technology. There are no prerequisites to participate. The area of expertise is not limited to tech or IT related positions.

Trainer Profile

The workshop will be facilitated by Luiz Fernando Cruz. Luiz is a highly experienced Ethereum Instructor at ConsenSys Academy with many years' of experience in education of training developers, technical professionals and c-suite level business audiences. Luiz holds a master’s degree and bachelor’s degree in computer science


Make a Booking

27 September 2019

Terms and Conditions

Confirmation is subject to event fee being finalised. Cancellation fees calculated at 100% of the estimated total bill will be charge for confirmed bookings cancelled less than 5 working days prior to the date of the planned event. A replacement person can attend instead. No-shows will also be charged the full fee. All cancellations must be confirmed in writing by email. Engineers Ireland will not be liable for any costs in the event of a course being re-scheduled.  This applies, but is not limited, to any travelling, subsistence or consequential expenses incurred by delegates.