Blockchain & Ballerina
A Workshop on Technologies for Next-Generation Applications
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About the Workshop

University of Thessaly and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering invites you
on Friday 22/06/2018 at 17:00 at Chamber of Magnesia, Dimitriados 176, Volos
in a workshop with speakers

  • Marta Piekarska (Director of Ecosystem at Hyperledger) and
  • Sanjiva Weerawarana (Founder, President and Chief Architect at WSO2 Foundation)

on "Blockchain & Ballerina - A Workshop on Technologies for Next-Generation Applications"


Marta Piekarska

Director of Ecosystem, Hyperledger


Sanjiva Weerawarana

Founder, Chief Architect & Chairman at WSO2



  • 17:00 - 17:45

    Blockchain Technologies

    Hyperledger is an open source collaborative effort created to advance cross-industry blockchain technologies. It is a global collaboration, hosted by The Linux Foundation, including leaders in finance, banking, IoT, supply chain, manufacturing and technology.We will explain ...

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  • 17:45 - 18:15

    Coffee Break

  • 18:15 - 19:00

    Ballerina, a modern programming language focused on integration

    Ballerina is a general purpose, concurrent, transactional and statically & strongly typed programming language with both textual and graphical syntaxes. Its specialization is integration - it brings fundamental concepts, ideas and tools of distributed system integration into the language and offers a type safe, concurrent environment to implement such applications. These include distributed transactions, reliable messaging, stream processing, workflows and container management platforms.

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  • 19:00 - 19:30


Presentations Material


Magda Foti

Department of Computer & Communications Engineering, 37 Gklavani Street, 38221, Volos, Greece, Office Γ5/7

Tel. No.: +30 24210 74935

E-mail: mafoti AT