Blockchain and Smart Contracts Sommerschule - BloSSom 2020 in Tartu, Estonia

Venue Univeristy of Tartu, Institute of Computer Science, Narva maantee 18, 51009 Tartu, Estonia
Target group Students, PhD candidates and professionals in the field of computer science, information management, information systems, business informatics or mathematics
Language English
Tuition fee None (participants have to pay for travel and accommodation only)
Summer school 14th to 26th of September, 2020
Deadline for application 15th of July, 2020
Information to succesful applicants 20th of July 2020
Credits 2 ECTS (Certificate)


The Summer School lasts 14 days and contains 12 special modules with a total amount 2 credits. Credits are allocated based on student’s workload (ECTS-system). The certificate confirms the awarded credits with signatures of all lecturers and the detailed descriptions of the contents of the attended courses.

  • Lectures in special areas and applications of block chain technology (in English)
  • Tutorials related to the contents of the lectures
  • Practical lab
  • Visit of an IT Company
  • Evening talk with staff menbers of the IT Company
  • Excursions
  • Leisure activities and social events


  • A Bachelor‘s or Master's Degree in Computer Science, Business Informatics or Mathematics
  • Letter of Motivation
  • Short Curriculum Vitae
  • Certificate of Examination or Academic Transcript
  • Language certificate for English

Documents or papers to hand in

  • Certificate of Examinations or Academic Transcript
  • Letter of Intent with a short argumentation of "Why will I participate in summer school"
  • Short Curriculum Vitae
  • Language Certificate for English or other proof of language knowledge
  • (optional) Letter of Recommendation


New IT building at Narva maantee 18


HAW Hamburg, Fakultät Life Sciences
Department Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen
Scientific Director: Prof. Dr.Volker Skwarek
Project Coordinator: Katharina Zeuch

Further information

Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften (HAW) Hamburg
Fakultät Life Sciences
Department Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen

Ulmenliet 20
D-21033 Hamburg


Phone: +49 40 428 75 6504

Local contact persons

Local Scientific Director:

Prof. Dr. Jaak Vilo

Management: Dr..Heisi Kurig

Marketing and Administration: Mr. Henry Narits