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Updated at: Jul 03, 2019

Program

SUNDAY, June 30th

13:00 – 15:30 Bus from Tallinn to Tartu (detailed information for buses can be found here)

15:30 – 17:00 A guided tour in Tartu (starts in front of "The Kissing Students" sculpture and fountain)

17:00 – 18:00 Bus from Tartu to Voore Guesthouse

18:00 – 19:00 Arrival, check-in, and registration

19:00 – 20:00 Dinner

20:00 – 22:00 Sauna and further discussions


MONDAY, July 1st

8:00 - 9:30 Registration. Breakfast

9:30 - 9:45 Welcoming words and the opening of the Summer school by Peeter Burk, Dean of the Faculty of Science and Technology

9:45 - 11:15 Opening keynote by Ivo Lõhmus: "Solving the Trust Problem with a Blockchain. In the Real World"

11:15 - 12:15 Group work session introduction. All the proposed group work topics can be found here

12:15 - 13:15 Lunch
13:15 - 14:45 A lecture by Vahur Sepp about the local flora and fauna

14:45 – 15:45 Group work and a coffee break

15:45 – 17:00 Talk by Kristo Vaher: "When Failure is Not an Option - Blockchain Use in e-Government"

17:00 – 17:30 Feedback and closure for the first day

17:30 - 18:30 Dinner

19:00 – 22:00 Sauna and further discussions


TUESDAY, July 2nd

8:30 - 9:30 Breakfast

9:30 - 9:45 Introduction into Day 2

9:45 - 11:00 Talk by Dr Michael Henke: "Blockchain and Smart Contracts Meet Supply Chain Management"

11:00 - 12:00 Group work

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 - 14:30 Talk by Dr Ahto Buldas: "Block-Chains: Enabling Technology or Speculative Mania"

14:30 - 15:30 Group work and a coffee break
15:30 - 17:00 Talk by Dr Christian Cachin: "Distributed Trust - From Byzantine Consensus to Blockchain"

17:00 – 17:30 Feedback and closure for the second day

17:30 – 18:30 Dinner

19:00 – 22:00 Team-building game and sauna

 

WEDNESDAY, July 3rd

8:30 - 9:30 Breakfast

9:30 - 9:45 Introduction into Day 3

9:45 - 11:00 Talk by Dr Claudio Di Ciccio: "Tracking of Workflows on the Blockchain"

11:00 - 12:30 Talk by Dr Dominique Unruh: "Hash Functions - Classical and Quantum"

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch

13:30 - 15:00 Talk by Dr Anna-Maria Osula: "GDPR and Blockchain"

15:00 - 15:30 Coffee break

15:30 – 16:00 Feedback and closure for the third day

16:00 - 17:00 Bus to the Estonian National Museum (Eesti Rahva Muuseum)

17:00 – 18:30 Guided tour

18:30 – 21:00 Reception and dinner

21:00 – 22:00 Bus back to the Voore Guesthouse

 

THURSDAY, July 4th

8:30 -9:30 Breakfast

9:30 – 9:45 Introduction into Day 4

9:45 - 11:00 Talk by Dr Andreas Hülsing: "Post-quantum Cryptography and Early Adoptions in Cryptocurrencies"

11:00 - 11:15 Coffee break

11:15 - 12:00 Group work

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 - 15:00 Group work

15:00 - 15:30 Coffee break

15:30 - 17:00 Group work

17:00 - 17:30 Feedback and closure for the fourth day
17:30 - 18:30 Dinner

19:00 – 22:00 Sauna and further discussions

 

FRIDAY, July 5th

8:30 - 9:30 Breakfast

9:30 - 9:45 Introduction into Day 5

9:45 - 11:00 Group work final outcome presentations

11:00 - 11:15 Coffee break

11:15 - 12:15 Group work final outcome presentations

12:15 - 13:15 Lunch

13:15 - 14:00 Feedback and conclusion of the Summer School

14:00 - 16:30 Bus back to Tallinn


The organiser reserves the right to make changes to the event program.