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I prioritize teaching for Blockchain Training Alliance and working with local Seattle companies. I'm interested and available for work with non Seattle companies as well.

Scheduled

Week StartingDescription
4/21/2019UW iSchool masters program: Teaching week 4, scheduled Wednesday night
available for new work
Landmark Forum: Attending three day 36hr intensive training, Friday-Sunday.
4/14/2019UW iSchool masters program: Teaching week 3, scheduled Wednesday night
available for new work
4/7/2019 UW iSchool masters program: Teaching week 2, scheduled Wednesday night
Northeastern University and Blueberry Consulting: Planned meetup Monday night
Northeastern University and Blueberry Consulting: Scheduled to present blockchain Thursday night to graduate student program.
available for new work
3/31/2019UW iSchool masters program: Teaching week 1, delivered Wednesday night
Northeastern University and Blueberry Consulting: Created and tweeted Hyperledger meetup for next Monday night
Northeastern University and Blueberry Consulting: Reviewing deck and planning for next week's presentation.
Code Fellows blockchain training: Met with Brook, VP of Education to finalize contract.
Business Planning: Emailed Adina my progress/status update.
Networking: Planning run with former Microsoft dev team.
Recruiters: Met with Rob Romero, Tek Systems, Sent references. Responded to email recruiters and first calls.
Budget: Planned through end of May.
Personal and business finance planning with local business owners: Met with Hernandez and called Wolf.

Planning and Leads

Company/Group Contacts Tentative MonthDetails Next Steps
Blueberry Consulting
Seattle, WA
Ez and Charles active, weeklyRepeat 2h Evening Session, Business Blockchain, (Hyperledger) to new audiencecompleted 1st Meetup, 12/20. Planning a series and multiple intro sessions to different audiences
Northeastern University
Seattle, WA
Ez and Charles active, weeklyPresent to their graduate student program. Target presentation date is April 11th at 4-6pm.
Colloborating with Blueberry Consulting
review slide deck from Charles.
UW Information School
CoreConnex, Inc.
Seattle, WA
Frank Cokeractive, weekly. Confirmed login to teachers portalCo-Teaching 3 credit hour Masters level Blockchain class. 10 weekly Wed night classes start April 3rd.Prepare for overview presentation
Code Fellows
Seattle, WA
Brook Riggio
John Cokos
onboarding/proposalWeek long class plus intro course Proposal submitted 3/15. Need to schedule followup
PNW Blockchain Alliance
Seattle, WA
Seth Goldfarbramping up, first call 3/18Contribute education content
PNW Blockchain
Seattle, WA
Seth Goldfarb and Matt active, weeklyProduction ETH Blockchain Meetup Project Filmed "What is a Blockchain?". Film more topics. Completed initial smart contract. Code js Web3 interface to execute from Wordpress
Seed Team
Seattle, WA
Tim Steines and Andrew Sengul every 2-3 weeksIntegrate Seed with Hyperledger Setup Install Seed on my laptop during next meeting.
Hyperledger Seattle MeetupRich Bloch complete Presented Hyperledger install lab 12/13, 1.5hrs Completed
Packt
Mumbai, India
Bhavya Rao, Samuel Christa on hold 2hr web session on hold Create and send course outline before setting date, if I decide to do this
UW Blockchain Society
Facebook LinkedIn
Robert Lin, Akshay Chalana, Mark Conrad none help plan curriculum on hold. work lead when available
Sealblock, Sealcast
Seattle, WA
Seth Goldfarb, Stan Bounev none Completed video interviews Completed, re-work lead when available
Adisys
Bellevue, WA
Suresh none Overview created and sent for lunch presentation for business groupsOn hold, re-work lead when available
Yoryo Technologies Pritham Bhat none Had 4x Skype meetings, last meeting 6 weeks ago On hold, re-work lead when available
PM AM Corporation
Dallas, TX
Archit Kumar none Reviews course material contact as needed when I have materials to review

Completed

Week StartingDescription
3/24/2019BTA: Taught 1-day Live Web Blockchain Overview class for Top 10 consulting firm, 3/26am.
BTA: Taught 3-day Live Web Blockchain Solution Architect class, UTC+3, overnight 3/26-3/29.
Met with Blueberry Consulting about teaching blockchain for Northeastern University.
Prepared for UW iSchool masters program.
Attended Seattle TF blockchain conference
Lunch with former Amazon data engineering team.
Recruiter calls: Chris Bloommquist/Viri, Haley/Facebook
Networking: Met with Seth from PNW Blockchain
Personal and business finance planning with local business owners: Planned meeting with Hernandez and called Wolf.
3/17/2019BTA: Taught 3-day Live Web ETH Lab class, 3/20-3/22.
Participated in Seattle Blockchain Organizers' Conference Call
Posted stablecoin article to Steemit, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
Met Jason Duty Friday about consulting for local CBD blockchain project.
Met with Blueberry Consulting about teaching blockchain at Northeastern university.
Met with Byron at Fuel Talent to discuss local employment between teaching my BTA classes.
Met Seattle blockchain leaders after Truffle Ethereum meetup Thursday night.
Attended Seattle Hyperledger meetup. Learned Coffee supply chain design and implementation
3/10/2019Scheduled Wealthflow and blockchain meetups.
Planning work on Hyperledger Labs for Blueberry and Code Fellows
Attended Wealth Flow Seattle meetup
Met Billy Perez, Seattle Blockchain CTO for lunch.
Met with Snowflake Computing about a data warehouse training job opportunity.
Met with Code Fellows and submitted proposal for local Seattle blockchain training
Attended Landmark event. Signed up for the Landmark Fourm 40hr training event.
Met with several recruiters to look for work between my BTA classes.
3/3/2019Completed Hyperledger BYFN demo. Designed and published custom HLF training network to LinkedIn.
Co-Hosted Beer and Blockchain meetup in Seattle with Seth from PNW Blockchain.
Designed, developed, tested, and deployed ETH Smart contract.
Met with William Oh about Seattle blockchain and data opportunities.
Met with www.purplehorizons.com for business coaching.
Gave feedback for UW masters blockchain course.
Attended Future of ICO meetup with 5 panelists
Met with Code Fellows director of Education. Designed and shared 5 day intensive blockchain course.
Scheduled Balancing your Heart(with work) 2hr course for Wednesday.
2/24/2019Business planning with Adina. Created and shared Mission, Vision, Values draft.
Attended Hyperledger Seattle meetup. Altoros guest speaker. Learned of bank lending OTC design with decentralized orderer.
Attended Women In Blockchain lunch and evening
Spoke with Dubai blockchain training company
Met with William Oh about local blockchain and data opportunities.
Interviewed with Everledger blockchain company. Position was data engineering, not blockchain though.
Attended Beer and Blockchain meetup with Vlad
2/17/2019Met with Ez from Blueberry Consulting. Met with Richard Piacentini, Thailand. Worked with Frank on UW Masters program content. Met with Seth about PNWBlockchain meetups. Sending out LinkedIn offers. Thurs ETH meetup
2/10/2019Met with Kellen Betts, Stan Bounev, Seth and Matt, Attended DragonChain + NEO meetup, Spoke with Suresh about teaching local C# MCP course
2/3/2019BTA: Taught 3-day WebEx ETH Developer course. Met with Mark Conrad Feb 7th
1/27/2019Attended Hyperledger Seattle Meetup, Met with Tim and Andrew from Seed Team
1/20/2019Met with Seth from PNW Blockchain
1/13/2019BTA: Taught 3-day on-site Hyperledger developer certification course for 21 devs at Thailand's largest bank, Siam Commercial Bank
1/6/2018CoreConnex, Inc.: Met with Frank Coker about co-teaching UW Information School masters program
12/30/2018New Years Holiday
Blueberry Consulting: Planning session for next Hyperledger Overview meetup. Targeting Bellevue College
12/23/2018Christmas Holiday
PNW Blockchain: Recorded Public Blockchain video converstaions
12/16/2018Blueberry Consulting: Prepared slides for Business Blockchain Overview with Hyperledger meetup. met with Blueberry team
Blueberry Consulting: Business Blockchain Overview with Hyperledger meetup is planned for 12/20. I'm the main speaker.
PNW Blockchain: Recorded 3hrs of video conversations on "What is a Blockchain to me?" with Seth and Matt
12/9/2018BTA: Taught 3 day Ethereum Developer course online through WebEx 12-14th
BTA: Passed Ethereum Developer certification
Hyperledger Seattle Meetup: Prepared slides and gave Hyperledger Install presentation 12/13
12/2/2018BTA: Prepared for BTA Ethereum developer class and exam
PNW Blockchain: Working on smart contract and javascript code to call Smart Contract
Hyperledger Seattle Meetup: Prepared for Hyperledger Install meetup
Attended Crypto Seattle Meetup 12/5
11/25/2018BTA: Taught 3-day Live Blockchain Solutions Architecture class using WebEx
11/18/2018Week long Thanksgiving Holiday in Las Vegas with parents
11/11/2018BTA: Taught 3-day Live Hyperledger class using WebEx
11/4/2018Planned 12/13 Hyperledger speech, Sealcast video was launched, Updated website with business plan and videos.
10/28/2018Created and delivered 2h Hyperledger Overview presentation to
UW Blockchain Society
Facebook LinkedIn
10/21/2018Presented at UW Blockchain society. Facebook LinkedIn Recorded session to Facebook
10/14/2018Sunday BTA: Presented 8am-noon at government conference with Learning Tree in Philadelphia.
Thurs-Sat BTA: Taught 3 days of live blockchain sessions in Sri Lanka for PwC to 7 banks and government communications company
10/7/2018BTA: Took 3 day Blockchain Security course
9/30/2018BTA: Taught 3 day live web blockchain architect course.
9/23/2018BTA: Taught 3 day live blockchain architect course in Texas.
9/16/2018BTA: Taught 4 day live Hyperledger course in the Philippines for a bank.
9/9/2018BTA: Taught overview course, live web based. + Attended Seattle blockchain conference
9/2/2018BTA: Took 3 days of Hyperledger training. Live web based
8/28/2018Working on this website. Attended Seattle Hyperledger blockchain meetups.
8/19/2018BTA: Taught Australian partner consulting firm about blockchain courses. Studied and passed BTA Hyperledger Developer exam.
8/12/2018BTA: Took 3 day live web Hyperledger class
8/5/2018BTA: Taught live 3 day Blockchain class to banking IT architects in New Jersey
7/29/2018BTA: Preparing for my first class
7/22/2018BTA: Studied and passed BTA Solution Architect exam
7/15/2018BTA: Took 3 day Blockchain Architect class

 

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