AREAS OF FOCUS
The alliance has three main areas of focus:
interdisciplinary research, education, and community engagement
We encourage a holistic and interdisciplinary approach for research on DLT and blockchain technologies, applications, governance, and implications.
UCBA is pursuing several major interdisciplinary research themes as part of our strategic vision to accelerate our impact through collaborative research.
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
CRYPTOGRAPHY AND CYBERSECURITY
TECHNOLOGY OF SMART CONTRACTS, DAPPS, AND DAOS
business and applications
SMART CONTRACTS, DAPPS, AND DAOS
DESIGN OF DAPPS, AND DAOS
ECONOMICS AND FINANCE
SOCIAL INEQUALITY AND FINANCIAL INCLUSION
COMMUNITY INFORMATION AND DECISION-MAKING
GOVERNANCE AND REGULATION
DIGITAL CONSUMER PROTECTION LAWS
ELABORATION OF INDUSTRY BEST PRACTICE STANDARDS
LAW OF SMART CONTRACTS, DAPPS, AND DAOS
We develop knowledgeable consumers and skilled workers through training on blockchain and distributed ledger technologies for students, industry professionals, and consumers.
UCBA faculty teach a range of courses at the University of Colorado to train and develop undergraduate and graduate students to make a meaningful impact in the global blockchain ecosystem.
UCBA offers a broad range of workshops and programs to help educate and train companies to evaluate the applicability and implementation of blockchain technologies within their businesses.
UCBA offers a broad range of workshops and programs to help develop and train professionals that are seeking to improve their skills and/or make the transition into the blockchain ecosystem.
UCBA provides a range of resources to help consumers better understand blockchain technologies and related applications so they can make better informed decisions.
We encourage and facilitate open and continuous dialog between industry, institutions, start-ups, and students to improve the understanding and application of DLT and blockchain-related applications in society.