The Blockchain Working Group at the University of Lethbridge conducts research, promotes education, and supports the use of blockchain systems in industry in Southern Alberta. Our members are faculty from Computer Science, Mathematics, the School of Business, and Physics, as well as members of the local industry and the University Industry Liaison Office at the U of L.
Ongoing research projects: selfish mining, blockchain systems and quantum computation, blockchain and the Internet of Things.
Training and education: graduate student supervision, curriculum development, teaching undergraduate courses and hands-on workshops.
Fostering innovation and commercialization: hackathons and problem pitch competitions.