Note: This is a meetup that requires knowledge of Computer Science. You will need to complete the readings listed below. Please also print your copies of the papers.
Date: 31 May 2018 (Thu)
Location: Zilliqa Office @thebridge, #01-03 Ascent Building, 2 Science Park Drive, Singapore[masked](Next to Kent Ridge MRT)
6:30-7:00pm Presentation on Decentralisation by Loi Luu (Kyber CEO)
7:00-7:45pm Breakout Discussion Groups - Session will break out into smaller discussion groups to go over papers critically with an eye to research extensions or critiques
7:45-8:00pm Presentations and Sharing
1) Nonoutsourceable scratch-off puzzles to discourage bitcoin mining coalitions, A Miller, A Kosba, J Katz, E Shi, Proceedings of the 22nd ACM SIGSAC Conference on Computer and Communications
2) SMART POOL: Practical Decentralized Pooled Mining., L Luu, Y Velner, J Teutsch, P Saxena, IACR Cryptology ePrint Archive 2017, 19
This event is brought to you in collaboration with NUS, Zilliqa and TheBridge.