Seminars & Workshops at NPU

Northwestern Polytechnic University offers students many opportunities for professional growth and career development. Not only does NPU prepare its students with cutting-edge degree programs but it also conducts free seminars to expose the students to current issues and technologies in development.


Our seminars, webinars, and workshops are designed to keep NPU students, alumni and community members "ahead of the game" by giving them extra preparation for the challenges they will face in the professional world. NPU faculty members are also encouraged to attend these seminars.


Whether you are a student or a faculty member, we welcome you to attend the NPU Professional Seminars to give a boost to your professional development!


In this webinar, Prof. Banafa will explain the myths about this new promising technology and discussed list of facts about Blockchain. Real Life applications will be discussed including Supply Chain, Advertising, Healthcare, Education, Government and more.

Northwestern Polytechnic University IoT, Blockchain Technology, AI and Cybersecurity


Seminar: Hot Technologies in 2019 : IoT, Blockchain , AI and Cybersecurity: IBAC

Saturday, April 27, 2019 @12:00 pm
East Buidling, Room 150
105 Fouier Ave, Fremont, CA 94539


In this seminar you will listen to in depth explanation of the hottest technologies in 2019 and beyond. Prof. Banafa will discuss each technology its applications and challenges with real life cases. The interaction among all the four technology will be explored with focus on future trends in each of technology. As all technologies can be summarized in one word IBAC (IoT, Blockchain, AI, Cybersecurity) they can be explained with the following words: IoT: senses, Blockchain: remembers, AI: thinks, and Cybersecurity: protects.

In this webinar Prof. Banafa will discuss in details the use of Blockchain in the following businesses: Insurance; Payments; Internet-of-Things (IoT); Supply Chain; Healthcare; Government; Identity; Advertising; Marketing; Banking

NPU Northwestern Polytechnic University Blockchain Technologies Workshop Fremont California

Workshop: Hands-on Blockchain

Saturday, June 8, 2019 @9:00 am - 2:00 pm
East Buidling, Room 117
105 Fouier Ave, Fremont, CA 94539


This workshop explores the foundations, architecture and applications of Blockchain technology. The transparent, secure, immutable and distributed ledger used currently as the underlying technology for cryptocurrency in financial services. In addition, we will look at security in logistics, operations, supply chain management and in national security as an identity verification tool.