Making Blockchain Ready for Mainstream

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48 Wall St · New York, NY

How to find us

5th Floor at the Joynture Coworking Space. Follow the signs. Ask reception for Xcubicle, if necessary or call 215-792-4226.

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Join us during NYC Blockchain Week 2019 for refreshments and an exciting discussion around "Making Blockchain Ready for Mainstream."

The event features topics ranging from building consumer trust in blockchain technology, to standardizing taxonomies in the industry and developing features that truly add value for the end-user.

Event Agenda:
5:45pm - 6pm Registration / Drinks / Networking

6pm - 6:10pm Introduction to the Blockchain for Business Group and Overview of the Evening

6:10-6:25pm Jack Purdy of Messari Crypto presents Messari's Voluntary Disclosures program for holding blockchain project teams accountable.

6:25pm - 6:40pm Patoshi of Xcubicle discusses advances in privacy technologies and their importance for mainstream blockchain adoption.

6:40 - 6:55pm Professor Benjamin Cole of Fordham University discusses use cases and barriers to adoption in the industry.

6:55 - 7:10pm Skylar Hurwitz of Demetrius Consulting addresses consumer concerns around losing blockchain passphrases and sending funds to irretrievable addresses with a live demo of Shamir Secret Sharing and Transaction Vouchers on the Ardor platform.

7:10 - 7:40pm Q&A panel - speakers assemble to answer questions from the audience

7:40 - 8pm Networking and drinks

Jelurida is kindly sponsoring the venue and refreshments for the evening.