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Blockchain for Business: Algorand Truly Decentralized Ledger
[Versione italiana di seguito] ** Limited spots available - Make sure to get your free ticket at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/blockchain-for-business-algorand-truly-distributed-ledger-tickets-53224257186 ** We invite the Roma based blockchain developers, enterprise managers and blockchain researchers to join us on January[masked] for an evening of networking and conversation around Algorand: the revolutionary alternative blockchain, developed from the first principles and enabling continuous progress! Hosted by Sergio Caserta and Simone Forcella Chris Hurley, Algorand's Head of Investor Relations and Business Development will lead the conversation on Algorand's business, while Jason Weathersby, Algorand's Senior Developer Advocate will explain how to build your own opportunities on the Algorand blockchain. Join our Algorand Roma group (https://www.meetup.com/Algorand-Roma-Blockchain-Community/) to stay on top of future events! AGENDA: 17:30 - 18:00 Sign ups & Networking 18:00 – 19:00 Algorand: the Blockchain for Business by Chris Hurley 19:00 – 20:00 Building on the Algorand Blockchain: Developer Tools and APIs by Jason Weathersby. 20:00 – 20:30 Q&A & Networking ABOUT ALGORAND: Founded by cryptography pioneer Silvio Micali, Algorand fulfills the promise of blockchain technology through a first-of-its-kind blockchain transaction platform purpose-built for business. Unlike previous blockchains, the Algorand platform solves the “blockchain trilemma” by offering the true decentralization, scalability and security that businesses need while also distributing opportunity to everyone who builds applications or transacts on the Algorand platform. Algorand provides an infrastructure for existing businesses and new projects to operate globally in the emerging decentralized economy. Algorand’s first-of-its-kind, permissionless, pure proof-of-stake protocol supports the scale, open participation, and transaction finality required to build systems for billions of users ALGORAND COMMUNITY LEAD PROGRAM: Algorand wants to get in touch with passionate and well networked blockchain volunteers from blockchain development, financial institutions as well as blockchain research ecosystems to join Algorand’s Community Lead Program. To be invited, send a brief intro to [masked] ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Il prossimo MeetUp inaugurale di Roma si terrà martedì 22 gennaio 2019 dalle 17.30 alle 20.30 nell’Università degli Studi Roma TRE (con ingresso da via Vito Volterra, 60-62) All’incontro, a cui sono invitati sviluppatori di soluzioni software, manager di aziende, imprenditori e ricercatori interessati alla blockchain, sarà possibile discutere e creare una rete di relazioni sulla blockchain e su Algorand, startup di Boston che ha messo a punto una piattaforma di blockchain alternativa che risolve le questioni aperte (il c.d. “blockchain trilemma”) in modo decisamente rivoluzionario. l temi dell’incontro riguarderanno gli aspetti di business e lo sviluppo dei rapporti con gli sviluppatori di soluzioni. Non è previsto un servizio di traduzione simultanea dall’inglese all’italiano. Algorand: Fondata da Silvio MIcali, pioniere della crittografia, Turing Award Winner e Professore al MIT, Algorand soddisfa la promessa della tecnologia blockchain attraverso una piattaforma di transazioni blockchain unica nel suo genere, appositamente creata per le aziende. A differenza delle precedenti blockchain, la piattaforma Algorand risolve il "blockchain trilemma" offrendo il vero decentramento, la scalabilità e la sicurezza di cui le aziende hanno bisogno mentre sono date opportunità a tutti coloro che creano applicazioni o transazioni sulla piattaforma Algorand. Algorand fornisce un'infrastruttura alle imprese esistenti e alle nuove iniziative per operare a livello globale nell'emergente economia decentrata.

Università degli Studi Roma TRE

Roma, via Vito Volterra 60-62, (CAP/ZIP code 00146) · Rome

    What we're about

    We will share our perspective on the promise blockchain offers to the world, and show how Algorand’s unique approach delivers on that promise.

    We will describe how Algorand’s technology works and how it guarantees the continual and consensual evolution of the Algorand protocol, so as to meet the present and future needs of the community and the businesses it serves.

    We will explain Algorand Developer Suit of Tools for developers and partners to get on board.

    Come and meet with us!

    ▁ ▂ ▄ ▅ Exciting Interest and Coverage ▅ ▄ ▂ ▁

    *Xconomy* – Blockchain Startup Algorand Bags $62M, Hires Fuze & LogMeIn Execs.

    https://www.xconomy.com/boston/2018/10/24/blockchain-startup-algorand-bags-62m-hires-fuze-logmein-execs/

    *Ethereum World News* – Cardano Founder Charles Hoskinson to Algorand Founder: “We Finally Have Some Real Competition”

    https://ethereumworldnews.com/cardano-founder-charles-hoskinson-to-algorand-founder-we-finally-have-some-real-competition/

    *Boston Business Journal* – MIT-born blockchain startup Algorand gets $62M and top execs from Fuze, LogMeIn

    https://www.bizjournals.com/boston/news/2018/10/24/mit-born-blockchain-startup-algorand-gets-62m-and.html

    *Coin rivet* –Algorand announces major funding, key senior exec hires.

    https://www.coinrivet.com/algorand-announces-major-funding-key-senior-exec-hires/

    *Blockchain News* –MIT Silvio Micali’s Algorand announces $62M in Funding and Appoints new Executive Team.

    https://www.the-blockchain.com/2018/10/24/algorand-announces-62m-in-funding-and-appoints-new-executive-team/

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