Entries by ODEM IO

5 Steps to Your New Job After Graduation, Part 2

Last week we published an article discussing the paths you can take after you’ve earned your diploma. In that piece, we highlighted three different paths: furthering education, joining the workforce, or doing a combination of the two with a blended learning platform like ODEM. We’re passionate about continued education because it gives you the opportunity… read more

After Graduation, Part 1: Career, Further Education, or Both?

Congratulations on your graduation! You’ve achieved a major life milestone! All of the time and effort you’ve dedicated to education can now be applied to attaining your personal and professional goals. With a world of possibilities open to you, what’s next? Will you pursue further education or jump into your career right away? Both choices… read more

Cryptocurrency Wallets: What You Need to Know

Safety and Security: Your Digital Wallet and the ODEM Platform On our quest to provide lifelong learners with better alternatives to traditional college education, we’ve sought new technological ways of enhancing the educational journey. Blockchain technology is one such alternative. It’s a form of cryptographic software that enables the tamper-proof storage of information such as… read more

SAIT Graduates are First in Canada to Receive Blockchain-Based Certificates

Partnering with ODEM allows graduates to validate their education on the Ethereum blockchain Zug, Switzerland (June 11, 2019) — ODEM, the premier blockchain-based education marketplace, has partnered with the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) to bring digital certificates and diplomas to over 4800 graduating students. The 2019 graduates will receive a cryptographic record of… read more

Improving Education with Digital Trust

3 Ways Blockchain-Based Records Improve the Hiring Process Hiring can be arduous; it’s challenging to find the right candidate who understands your organization’s mission, has the necessary qualifications, and is the right cultural fit. What happens if you find that right person, but then find out that their credentials were misrepresented? It’s a headache employers… read more

ODEM and Educational Records on the Blockchain

At ODEM, we’re determined to make education more affordable, accessible, transferable, and verifiable. We’re also committed to using blockchain technology to give students 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 to create immutable and shareable records of… read more

ODEM Reveals Education Platform at #SWITCH! Conference

We’re excited at ODEM to be officially launching the ODEM Platform, becoming among the first Ethereum applications to transact business on the blockchain. With fewer than 10 percent of ICO’s activating on the Ethereum mainnet, we’re delighted to reach this milestone. After more than a year of development, we’re pulling the covers off our global… read more

Michel Girardin

Professor Michel Girardin combines recognized academic skills in teaching finance with extensive professional experience in Wealth Management, including the latest trends of Fintech and WealthTech. Michel teaches Macro-Finance at the Universities of Geneva and Annecy and acts as an independent advisor on investment management for private and institutional clients. His video course on investment management… read more

Dr. Sven Beiker

Dr. Sven Beiker is a Lecturer at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University where he instructs students on strategies for startups and corporations in the field of automated, connected, electrified, and shared mobility. In addition, Dr. Beiker is the Managing Director of Silicon Valley Mobility, a mobility consulting and advisory firm that specializes in… read more