Past Meetup

#96 [Beginner] Blockchain intro and real use cases

This Meetup is past

20 people went

Tyro FintechHub

155 Clarence Street · Sydney

How to find us

Meet in the ground floor lobby at 17:20

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Details

Photo: Shower of cards

Popularity of blockchains reached its peak early this year, and with that came a flood of people interested in profiteering. At the time this drowned out the real work that was going on to build tomorrows internet, and the applications to run on it.

Now that the crypto$ markets have subsided, we continue to build the tools and applications that can enable a fairer tomorrow.

TOPICS:
- Introduction to blockchain: Origins, initial use cases, attributes
- Current and near-term use-cases in the real world
(Bring your questions too, as there will be time for open discussions)

Please RSVP and join the waitlist as we may be able to allocate more seating if required.

To help cover the costs of food/drink, please bring a donation. Recommended $20/$10 note if you can, or almost can, afford it. (no worries if you can't)

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Notes
• Workshops are often recorded for educational purposes and to eventually put online. Attendance is taken as consent.
• PSA: Please be mindful of open source and open community etiquettes. (eg, attributing the source of works that you build upon, and not "stealing" another person's project/idea for commercial gains)

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Housekeeping:
• Meet 10 minutes before the start at 17:20, in the lobby of 155 Clarence Street, Sydney
• If arriving later, please ping the BokkyPooBah's Ethereum Workshop Chat (https://t.me/joinchat/Ep-XOkwa_umKWXXRBGBVVQ) group and someone will come down to get you
• There will be some refreshments. Donations to cover expenses: $20 (those who can afford it), $10 (those who can almost afford it), $0 (those who really cannot afford it).
• The topic details for these workshops can change up to the last minute
• If you have successfully RSVPed or are on the waitlist, please review your RSVP status and cancel your RSVP/waitlist ASAP if you cannot make it to free up the spot for other people
• People from Tyro do not have to RSVP