In this meetup we will share several teams building on the Cosmos ecosystem and give an explainer about the Cosmos SDK, so the community can learn more about what we do!
1. Mark Miller - Is a pioneer in agoric computing and smart contracts. He was an architect of the Xanadu hypertext publishing system, a former Goolge research scientist, and is a member of the WebAssembly (WASM) group.
More info: https://agoric.com/about/
2. Shiyu Zhang - Is Head of blockchain at Lino Network, which provides a protocol to fairly align content creators. Lino currently powers DLive, which is a live streaming platform and has popular YouTube users such as PewDiePie. Shiyu helped to pioneer Lino's "Proof of Human Engagement" algorithm, which was released and recognized by the IEEE. This algorithm functions as a decentralized version of the Google reCAPTCHA system.
More info: https://medium.com/@linonetwork/proof-of-human-engagement-on-decentralized-networks-6a87f50d7d55
3. Jack Zampolin - Is a Product Manager at Cosmos/Tendermint. He helped to launch the Cosmos Hub and is leading us towards a future of many blockchains. Previously Jack worked at Blockstack and Influxdata.
6:00-6:30pm - networking
6:30-6:50pm - Mark Miller presentation on Agoric
6:50-7:10pm - Shiyu Zhang presentation on Lino Network
7:10-7:30pm - Jack Zampolin presents an Intro to Cosmos
7:30-8pm - Q/A & close
To learn more about Cosmos, please check out our explainer here: https://cosmos.network/intro
Sunny also has a great video explaining Cosmos here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LApEkXJR_0M&pbjreload=10
This location is in the Tenderloin. While there's security outside WeWork, it's advised that you travel in groups to be safe.
Also please check in via the guest registration table at the WeWork front desk and bring your PHOTO ID to scan.