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Bringing the Blockchain Revolution to Healthcare in Cyprus: An Opportunity and An Inevitability

2018-03-15T10:18:46+03:00March 15th, 2018|Announcements|

The University of Nicosia Blockchain Initiative and Medical School will be holding an exclusive, by invitation only, roundtable event on 16 March, 2018 to consider the future impact of blockchain technology on the Electronic Health Records system. Government officials, insurance representatives, healthcare professionals, patients and blockchain experts will be among the attending participants. In addition [...]

CALL FOR TWO POST-DOCTORAL SEATS IN DISTRIBUTED LEDGER TECHNOLOGY AND SMART TOKEN CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

2017-12-07T15:22:31+03:00December 7th, 2017|Announcements, Featured|

The University of Nicosia Blockchain Initiative invites applications for two post-doctoral seats funded by trade.io on advanced research in Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT). Specifically, trade.io will be supporting post-doctoral research at the University of Nicosia in the areas: Distributed Ledger Technology, with a specific focus on side-chains and cross-chain interoperability, and Smart token corporate governance [...]

Decentralized 2017 Mobile App

2017-10-31T08:16:33+03:00October 31st, 2017|Announcements|

Decentralized 2017 is just around the corner and we are sure you are just as excited as we are! Now you can find the Decentralized 2017 app available for download on Android and iOS! Stay up to date with the latest developments Follow the conference schedule Find your favorite speakers Network with fellow participants Find [...]

“DECENTRALIZED 2017”: General Registration For Pioneering Blockchain Summit is Now Open

2017-09-29T09:10:32+03:00September 29th, 2017|Announcements|

The University of Nicosia (UNIC) is delighted to announce that general registration for DECENTRALIZED 2017 is now open. Decentralized 2017 is a pioneering summit focused on the impact of blockchain technology and decentralized systems on industry and society. Forty-two leading blockchain executives, academics and technical experts from 18 countries will be speaking on November 2nd and 3rd at the [...]

MOOC 8 (Fall 2017) Now Open for Registration!

2017-04-07T07:57:56+03:00April 7th, 2017|Announcements|

Enrollment has now opened for the 8th edition of our Free MOOC - DFIN-511 Introduction to Digital Currencies and interested students can login or register and self-enroll to the course. MOOC 8 will start on September 5th, 2017 and run for 12 weeks. It includes 12 live sessions taught by renowned Bitcoin experts Andreas Antonopoulos [...]

Special Scholarship for All Spring 2017 MOOC Students

2017-02-01T07:21:56+03:00February 1st, 2017|Announcements|

15 Scholarships for MSc in Digital Currency to Top MOOC 7.0 Achievers MOOC 7.0 launched on February 13th and the University of Nicosia is announcing MOOC Scholars, a special scholarship for all Spring 2017 MOOC students. The University of Nicosia will award up to 15 scholarships for the MSc in Digital Currency to students achieving [...]

Call for PhD and Post-Doctoral Positions | Blockchain Research Centre

2016-12-06T13:08:55+03:00December 6th, 2016|Announcements|

Blockchains (distributed ledgers) are increasingly permeating distributed systems thinking and have attracted significant attention from researchers and practitioners alike. This attention on decentralized protocols that can provide transparency, accountability and robustness, based on open sourced and permissionless innovation, motivates a research agenda towards creating, testing, and improving better systems for finance, government, banking, accounting, IoT [...]

Special Scholarship for All Fall 2016 MOOC Students

2016-11-29T07:01:51+03:00November 29th, 2016|Announcements|

15 Scholarships for MSc in Digital Currency to Top MOOC 6.0 Achievers The final exam for DFIN-511 Introduction to Digital Currencies is this weekend (December 3-4) and the University of Nicosia is announcing MOOC Scholars, a special scholarship for all Fall 2016 MOOC students. The University of Nicosia will award up to 15 scholarships for [...]

MOOC 7 (Spring 2017) Now Open for Registration!

2016-11-01T10:17:37+03:00November 1st, 2016|Announcements|

Enrollment has now opened for the 7th edition of our Free MOOC - DFIN-511 Introduction to Digital Currencies and interested students can login or register and self-enroll to the course. MOOC 7 will start on February 13th 2017 and run for 12 weeks. It includes 12 live sessions taught by renowned Bitcoin experts Andreas Antonopoulos [...]

Graduation of the First Class of the World’s First Academic Program on Blockchain Technologies!

2016-06-30T10:20:45+03:00June 30th, 2016|Announcements|

June 30th 2016, marks the graduation of the first class of the University of Nicosia MSc in Digital Currency. This is the first class of graduates, of the first academic program in the world, on Bitcoin and related decentralized Blockchain technologies. Part of the Business School, the MSc program puts professionals on the cutting edge [...]