Welcome to the Weekend Update. Our goal with this weekly post is to share quick updates about online education, networking and collaboration opportunities and resources for the open source enterprise blockchain community.
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Synchronize Virtual Series – Central Bank Digital Currency session
This year, Synchronize is taking place as a free virtual webinar series. The next session, “Central Bank Digital Currency,” is on Wednesday, May 26, at 10:00 AM ET. The panel will include speakers from ConsenSys, Digital Asset, Perkins Coie, R3 and Silvergate Back. The discussion will be moderated by Hyperledger’s Karen Ottoni.
Get more details here.
New Hyperledger Cactus tutorial videos
The Hyperledger Cactus community has created a new series of videos explaining how to set up a Cactus developer environment. The videos are the latest addition to Hyperledger library of tutorials.
See the full collection of Hyperledger tutorials here.
Hyperledger Telecom Special Interest Group Call for Proposals
The Hyperledger Telecom SIG invites partners from industry and academia to submit proposals to be considered for Guest Speaker/Solution Brief/Proof of concept/Reference Architectures. Topics of particular include the use of blockchain, distributed ledger and smart contracts technology in telecommunications, networks, Internet of Things, cloud computing and edge computing.
Get more details here.
Hyperledger Brand Survey
The Linux Foundation is running a brand survey on Hyperledger and enterprise blockchain. Input from those who aren’t on the front lines with Hyperldger is the most valuable. Whatever your line of business or professional focus, we want to hear from you.
Please go here to take this 20-minute survey.
Blockchain Talent Survey
The Blockchain Education Network (BEN) has launched a survey aimed to help the industry understand the demand for talent and the gaps in blockchain education. The survey takes 10-15 minutes to complete.
To take this survey, go here.
Case Study: How Poste Italiane brings value to loyalty with Hyperledger Besu
Learn more about how Poste Italiane used Hyperledger Besu to streamline its multibrand loyalty program in this new case study.
- Wednesday, May 26, at 16:00 UTC / 18:00 CEST: Hyperledger Madrid hosts “¿Qué es Hyperledger Aries y cómo lo usa Trinsic para proteger la identidad?” (Spanish)
- Thursday, May 27, at 22:00 UTC / 19:00 BRT: Hyperledger Brazil Chapter hosts “Blockchain como ferramenta na gestão de dados da saúde” (Portuguese)
See the full Virtual Meetup schedule here.