Blockland Solutions Conference
Solutions is the first Blockchain Conference in Cleveland and will provide hands-on training and education, case studies that will address business problems and a dynamic line-up of keynote speakers and breakout session presenters who represent the thought leaders of the blockchain community.
The scholarships are intended to support local workforce development efforts and encourage diversity
Accordingly, in awarding the scholarships, Cuyahoga County will consider the following:
- Small, Minority-, Women-, LGBTQ-, Veteran-owned Business Enterprises (certification proof required)
- Start-up ventures
- High school/career center students
- Community-college students
- Career pathway/rehabilitation program participants
The Solutions Conference will begin with developer-focused, pre-conference workshops on Saturday, Dec. 1 and Sunday, Dec. 2 where attendees will participate in learning experiences with stable, supported, and well-known blockchain platform brands facilitated by their experts. A Sunday evening keynote address and VIP reception will officially welcome attendees to Cleveland. Conference content on Monday, Dec. 3 and Tuesday, Dec. 4 will include daily keynote presentations as well as interactive, industry-specific case study discussions to illustrate how blockchain technology solves real-world business problems and concurrent tracks in various verticals including banking, finance, insurance, healthcare, government, legal, manufacturing, supply chain logistics, emerging technologies and venture capital.
The scholarship will fund the registration fees only and does not include funding for travel or housing expenses. Breakfast and lunch will be provided to attendees at the conference.
Applications are due October 31, and scholarship recipients will be informed of their acceptance into the program by November 9.