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ODEM and Perpetual Curriculum Royalties

  Ensuring that educators receive their fair share of revenue from their teaching and curriculum development is an important goal of On-Demand Education Marketplace. Blockchain technology, the encryption software that underlays digital currencies such as Bitcoin, is increasingly being considered to ensure that intellectual property owners are properly compensated. For example, the music and entertainment… read more

ODEM Leaders Attend Paris Blockchain Conference

ODEM in the City of Lights and Listing ODE on RightBTC ODEM CEO Richard Maaghul, COO Johanna Maaghul, Chief Technology Mentor Dr. Adel ElMessiry, and Chief Token Officer Bill Bayrd were among blockchain-industry luminaries in Paris last week to attend the Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference France. Richard and Johanna came away invigorated and inspired by meetings… read more

ODEM and Accountability for Academic Sponsors

A consistent theme as we develop the world’s first On-Demand Education Marketplace is the importance of accountability. Last week I came across this excellent essay about philanthropy and accountability published by Jack Wertheimer, a respected professor of American Jewish History at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York City. “Gone are the days when givers… read more

ODEM and the Security of Academic Records

ODEM, creator of the world’s first On-Demand Education Marketplace, is determined to make education more affordable and accessible. We’re also committed to using blockchain technology to enable students to have greater control over their educational records. The blockchain, a decentralized network of digital ledgers and the encryption software that make digital currencies possible, allows us… read more

ODEM and Verification of Educational Credentials

Have you ever thought about how much apples and oranges have in common? We usually refer to comparisons of the two types of fruit to emphasize that two dissimilar objects shouldn’t be grouped together. We would contend that apples and oranges are more alike than they are different. Both grow on trees, they’re edible, and… read more

ODEM Presents at the European Commission’s CONNECT University Conference

  ODEM at the CONNECT University Conference ODEM, creator of the world’s first On-Demand Education Marketplace, was front and center earlier this month at an exclusive gathering in Brussels organized by CONNECT University, an arm of the European Commission. ODEM CEO Richard Maaghul, Chief Technology Mentor Dr. Adel ElMessiry and Chief Academic Strategist Larry Bridgesmith addressed more… read more

ODEM and Independent Credentialing Verification

At ODEM, the world’s first On-Demand Education Marketplace, making legitimate degrees and diplomas more portable is a cornerstone of our mission to improve the accessibility and affordability of education. In any graduate’s quest for higher education, a job or a great career, the most valuable degree is one that transcends international borders. We’re using blockchain… read more

ODEM, Excelorators Join to Beta Test Platform

ODEM, creator of the world’s first On-Demand Education Marketplace, is partnering with Excelorators Inc. to promote their summer 2018 educational programming. The academic offerings will be conducted on the campuses of outstanding U.S. educational institutions such as Stanford, Harvard and West Point. ODEM’s relationship with Excelorators provides a great use case to establish the value of ODEM’s… read more