Nova Scotia Community College is partnering with Blockchain Learning Group (BLG), Inc. to deliver a series of educational events in recognition of the emergence of Blockchain Technology as a genuine disruptive force in financial, business, and community affairs. This educational series aims to assemble students of all technical backgrounds, local government administrators, industry professionals, technology entrepreneurs, and community enthusiasts to explore the current breakthroughs of Blockchain technology. Check out the entire Blockchain series below.

About the Blockchain for Social Change – Ideation Session and Hack-A-Thon:

This hack-a-thon is targeted at students and early-career professionals of all technical backgrounds. It is based on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and the participants will be tasked with envisioning and developing a Blockchain-based solution with the aim of accomplishing 1 of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. The hack-a-thon will be preceded by a curated ideation session, which will allow the participants to become familiar with the 17 Goals and develop a Goal Statement.

Join Blockchain Learning Group, Inc. at NSCC, IT Campus for a Blockchain Ideation Session and Hack-A-Thon, themed around the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.


  1. ​Exploring Blockchain Use Cases
  2. Team Formation and “Goal Statement” Definition
  3. Application Build
  4. Feedback, Wrap-up, Prizes

About Blockchain Learning Group, Inc.:

Blockchain Learning Group facilitates hands-on, immersive blockchain training courses with an appropriate mix of theoretical and practical components. BLG strives to outfit developers with an actionable knowledge base and empower them to make an immediate impact in their organizations. BLG’s vision is for a global community where developers and organizations attain a much stronger foundation of blockchain education in order to better serve their blockchain technology projects and goals.

Fri, 24 May 2019, 9:00 AM – Sun, 26 May 2019, 4:00 PM ADT
NSCC – Ivany Campus, 80 Mawiomi Place, Dartmouth, NS B2Y 0A5

NSCC - Ivany Campus

Date(s) - 24/05/2019 - 26/05/2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm