Blockchain’s Bright Future in the Education Industry

Unless you’ve been living under a rock in recent years, you’ve heard the term blockchain spreading like wildfire. The use cases for blockchain outside of cryptocurrency range from the revolutionary to the ridiculous. But using blockchain in education is one real area that takes advantage of the record-keeping abilities inherent in any blockchain. Here are […]

ODEM Sponsors Blockchain Centre Vilnius

ZUG, Switzerland and VILNIUS, Lithuania, Jan. 8, 2019 — ODEM, creator of the On-Demand Education Marketplace, is proud to announce its sponsorship of the Blockchain Centre Vilnius in support of innovative approaches to blockchain education. ODEM and Blockchain Centre Vilnius jointly recognize the importance of education in advancing the use of blockchain-based solutions in the areas of trade, […]

ODEM Partners with GE for Blockchain Certification Issuance

ZUG, Switzerland, Jan. 8, 2019 — ODEM, creator of the On-Demand Education Marketplace, announces it will provide GE GeniusLink™, a unit of General Electric Co., with blockchain-based tools and technology to support GeniusLink management of experts and on-demand consultants. GeniusLink will verify the professional qualifications of its high-impact consultants by using ODEM’s blockchain certificates to ensure that short-term talent […]

ODEM Expands Wallet Selection

At ODEM, we’re working hard to expand the number of trusted crypto wallets that can accommodate ODEM Tokens. To ensure the security of your Tokens and peace of mind, we’re aligning with several more wallets to offer an array of security options. Our most-recent wallet providers include: Trezor – A popular hardware Bitcoin wallet that functions […]

ODEM Issues Blockchain Certificates for Canadian Polytechnic

Zug, Switzerland and Calgary, Canada. Dec. 17, 2018 — In a pilot program unveiled today, ODEM, creator of the On-Demand Education Marketplace, is partnering with the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology to issue blockchain-based academic certificates to a select group of SAIT students. They will become the first graduating class at a Canadian post-secondary institution to be granted […]

A Conversation with ODEM’s Steve Nam

Steven Nam has been an antitrust lawyer, a law school professor, and a chief strategy officer at a Silicon Valley startup. Now he’s joining ODEM as a strategic advisor. Steven recently spoke with ODEM’s Marketing Team about blockchain technology, his personal aspirations and the books shaping his thinking in real time. How did you get […]

Dr. Michel Girardin, Creator of Top-Rated Business MOOC, Joins ODEM

Dr. Michel Girardin, a consultant and respected lecturer in Macro Economics and Finance at the University of Geneva, is joining On-Demand Education Marketplace, as an educator and strategic advisor. Dr. Girardin managed an Investment Management course for Coursera that has been followed by more than 250,000 students since 2016. He will advise ODEM on the […]

ODEM, Looker Education to Jointly Develop Educational Courses

ZUG, Switzerland, Dec. 4, 2018 — ODEM, creator of the On-Demand Education Marketplace, is pleased to announce a preliminary cooperation agreement with Looker Education Consulting (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. ahead of the launch of the ODEM Platform. Looker and ODEM will jointly develop and manage short-term educational courses on the campuses of U.S. institutions such as Harvard University, Massachusetts […]

Connecting with Ken Finch, ODEM’s Head of Business Development

As the ODEM Platform moves toward launch in February 2019, Ken Finch, ODEM’s Head of Business Development, took a few minutes from his busy schedule to provide ODEM Marketing with an overview of his top priorities. Ken, how do you describe On-Demand Education Marketplace to someone unfamiliar with our project? In the most basic sense, […]

Dr. Michel Girardin, Creator of Top-Rated Business MOOC, Joins ODEM

ZUG, Switzerland – Nov. 15, 2018 – Dr. Michel Girardin, a consultant and respected lecturer in Macro Economics and Finance at the University of Geneva, is joining On-Demand Education Marketplace, as an educator and strategic advisor. Dr. Girardin managed an Investment Management course for Coursera that has been followed by more than 250,000 students since 2016. […]