Information Technology Department of G H Patel College of Engineering and Technology (GCET), a Charutar Vidya Mandal institute, Vallabh Vidyanagar, organized an expert talk on “Blockchain 2.0”, which was conducted by Prof. Deven A. Gol, Assistant Professor, IT department at GCET on 10th January 2019 under CSI. This expert talk was specially organized for the second and third year students of IT and CP department.
This Seminar hosted an audience of 40 students. The speaker introduced the concept of
blockchain and talked about the prerequisites one needs to know to begin a career in it. He also talked about crypto currencies and about the platforms from where one can mine bitcoins. The speaker then conveyed the advantages of blockchain over conventional systems and also the drawbacks because of which government hasn't legalized bitcoins. Students asked various questions regarding the session and showed great interest in the field. It was in all a knowledgeable session. It was conducted by Prof. Deven Gol, Assistant Professor of Information Technology Department. Ruhul Khatri and Khyati Valera were the student coordinators of the talk.