In Spring 2019 semester, Blockchain at Berkeley continued its journey in Blockchain space. With the goal of becoming a center for blockchain innovation, we helped launch the first Blockchain-focused accelerator at UC Berkeley through a joined effort with Berkeley Engineering’s Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship, and the Haas School of Business. …


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In June 2018, UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business announced its participation in the University Blockchain Research Initiative (UBRI), a new program founded by Ripple, a blockchain industry leader. As a leading partner in the UBRI, Berkeley Haas was awarded a multi-year, multi-million-dollar grant to support research in blockchain, cryptocurrency and digital payments. The grant is housed in the Institute for Business and Social Impact (IBSI) at Berkeley Haas.

In January of 2019, the first group of UC Berkeley students to be awarded research grants from the new Berkeley Haas Blockchain Initiative was announced. …


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Blockchain at Berkeley recently celebrated its 2nd anniversary, and we would like to look back at what we have done over the past year. Thanks to the endless effort from our members and the support from our community, Blockchain at Berkeley has quickly evolved into the largest and most impactful collegiate blockchain organization in the world.

Through the passion and dedication of team members from Blockchain at Berkeley, the organization has gone a long way in defining a new industry standard for blockchain education, research, and consulting.

This article is an overview of Blockchain at Berkeley, the highlights from the past year, and our vision for 2019. To see how much we’ve grown, take a look at our State of the Ledger from 2017. …

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