In May, the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA), a consortium of more than 500 organizations dedicated to streamlining the use of Ethereum blockchain technology, released Enterprise Ethereum Client Specification 1.0. The EEA Specification is a global open-source distributed ledger framework that creates an industry standard for Ethereum blockchain platforms. EEA members believe the framework will support greater interoperability across platforms and help accelerate adoption of blockchain applications. For information, visit entethalliance.org/resources.
The Aresty Institute of Executive Education at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and Girls Who Invest, a New York City-based nonprofit dedicated to increasing the number of women who manage investment capital, have created a private online financial education program. The Wharton Online Business Modeling Specialization and Influence Course is a certificate offering that joins other Girls Who Invest initiatives, including a ten-week summer intensive program offered in relationship with Wharton and two other online learning initiatives.