Welcome to Week 2

During this second week of the course, we will discover the three different types of blockchain: public, consortium based and private.

We will also find out how companies are gradually approaching this new systems and running tests to gain experience before implementing a major change. By the end of the week, you will know the main characteristics of the main blockchain protocols: Ethereum, Hyperledger and Tendermint.

Beyond that, in this units you will learn how blockchain can be used for smart contracts and the potential that these have in many fields, as well as understanding the legal framework that concerns the enforcement of these contracts.

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Blockchain in the Energy Sector

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