Sponsor Presentations: Blockchain now speaks Python: How to use it on Algorand to build real solutions (Sponsor: Algorand)

Thursday - May 16th, 2024 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. in Room 308

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Bring your existing Python skills, existing testing framework, and favorite IDE to start building on the blockchain! It has never been easier for you as a Python dev to add another powerful tool to your toolbox. Why build on blockchain? It offers permanent, transparent record-keeping, enables traceability and provenance, and unlocks opportunities for innovation across industries.

All you need is your laptop, a willingness to code, and the same Python toolchain you're already familiar with. We have everything you need to code, including Poetry, Pytest, and Docker, wrapped up in a neat package. To get you started quickly, some basic templates are included too! The best part? You can code using the free and open-source GitHub Codespaces virtual IDE, so no need to install anything locally. Within the hour you'll deploy fundamental blockchain primitives, including data storage CRUD, getter/setter methods, logic evaluations, and role-based access control.

Be the first in your team to know blockchain.