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DECENT Meetup London (Coinscrum)

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Enter through the archway on Bricklane. Entrance to the ground floor bar is at the back

DECENT is a Decentralized Content Distribution Network that is Open-Source and utilizes Blockchain to ensure Trust and Security. Our vision is to create a fully integrated & trustworthy worldwide system of digital content distribution in which the communication flow is secured and timestamped by the blockchain mechanism. DECENT aims to become a liaison between various industries by bridging the gap between the emerging blockchain ecosystem.

Fascination by innovative technologies and vigorous approach to life lead by Matej Michalko and Matej Boda, together to reach a common goal to recreate Digital Content Distribution processes all over the world. While having a discussion about potential future uses of the Bitcoin’s underlying technology, they decided to implement principles of decentralization into the communication flow of today’s society. With the intention to revolutionize data distribution on the Internet they founded DECENT in 2015. Since then, multiple milestones were achieved e.g. prototype finalization and demonstration of DECENT functionalities, ICO launch in September 2016 with 5200 BTC raised in the first two weeks.

Blockchain Research and Development Hub is awan R&D and Service Company. We work closely with DECENT Foundation to create products and solutions that enable convenient, direct, and secure exchange of digital content globally. We bring global pool of talent and experience in technology enterprising to serve as basis for worldwide blockchain technology resource mobilization and facilitation. Our vision is to bring Blockchain Technology to Mass Markets and Public Domains through Everlasting Innovation and Vertical Integration into Industries and Systems.

Matej Michalko
Founder, CEO, DECENT
Co-Founder, Chairman, Blockchain R&D Hub

Matej’s interest in online privacy was fueled first while studying Computer Science at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne where he completed a project concerning the privacy protection of mobile phone users for Nokia Research Center. Passionate about the immense potential of blockchain technologies. Mining at his own laptop in the beginning, later switching to GPU & ASIC miners, then serving as a CEO of Bitcoin, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency conferences around the world (Austria, China, Belgium, UK and more): BitcoinExpo London 2013, Bitcoin Expo China 2014, Central European Bitcoin Expo - Vienna, BTC 2 Business - Brussels. He founded the first Bitcoin Marketing agency in the world. Matej served as a CEO of the worldwide’s first e-gaming cryptocurrency consulting company in the Isle of Man.

Daniela Jindra
Event Host

Daniela is a Maritime and Finance Professional, passionate about: Crypto Economics, Decentralization, Blockchain, Open Source and IoT. Eager to foster Mainstream Developments and to shape Innovative Ecosystems for Emerging Technologies, Markets and Clients.

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DECENT Meetup covers the following topics:

> Introduction of DECENT Vision and Goals
> Advantages of Decentralized Publishing
> Blockchain Content Distribution
> Specific features of DECENT Network
> DECENT Blockchain Apps
> Development News and Updates
> Future Plans

Doors opening: 18:30
Talk start: 19:00
Date: 21 February 2017

Venue: London, United Kingdom




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