FREE Webinar Series -- Exploring the World of Cryptocurrency & Blockchain with Dr. Lamont Black
Watch our FREE, two part webinar series.
Presented by Central Willamette Credit Union a part of our Financial Success series.
In this two-part webinar series, renowned cryptocurrency/blockchain expert Professor Lamont Black cuts through the misinformation and clutter on this emerging class of digital assets.
Webinar #1: Cryptocurrency: The Origins of Digital Cash
The nature of money has changed over human history and will take different forms in the future. Many of these changes have been driven by technology, such as the shift from metal coins to paper bills and from plastic cards to smartphones.
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Webinar #2: Blockchain: The Technology Behind the Crypto Ecosystem
The technology that makes cryptocurrency and digital assets possible is called blockchain. Whether you are sending digital cash to a friend or minting NFTs for digital art, blockchain is the technology that empowers this entire ecosystem of use cases. Professor Black dedicates this webinar to all things about blockchain technology – and how to better understand it from a consumer and business point of view.
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About Professor Lamont Black, Ph.D.
Prior to joining DePaul, Professor Black was an economist at the Federal Reserve in Washington D.C., where he focused on bank regulation. He served at the Board of Governors from 2005 to 2013, primarily under Chairman Ben Bernanke during the financial crisis. His publications include articles in Review of Financial Studies and other leading academic journals. Dr. Black received a PhD in Finance as well as Economics from Indiana University and his undergraduate degree from Stanford University. His personal website lamontblack.com has additional information about his speaking, teaching, and research.
Understanding Cryptocurrency and Blockchain
This webinar series is accompanied by a FREE eBook, written by Dr Lamont Black. To download the "Understanding Cryptocurrency and Blockchain" eBook, click the button below!