5:30 - Doors open. Networking.
6:15 - Welcome. Members to vote on the topics of interests for the future meetings.
6:30 - 7:30 Technical Introduction to HyperLedger
7:30 - 8:00 Fireside Chat: Hyperledger meets Ethereum - How We Integrate, and The Path Forward (with Chris Peel, organiser of Silicon Valley Ethereum Meetup).
8:00 - 8:30 Fireside chat: Requirements and adoption bottlenecks for blockchain in Finance, IoT, Insurance, Energy (with David J. Howie and Ryan Singer)
8:30 - 9:00 Wrap-up.
7:30 - 8:30 Technical Introduction to HyperLedger.
• What is Hyperledger? Why Hyperledger? What does Hyperledger bring to the table?
• Hyperledger vs Ethereum vs Bitcoin Blockchain
• Use Cases for Hyperledger
• DEMO of Hyperledger
• Hands-on Tutorial - deployment of your very own (and probably your very first) permissioned distributed ledger with 4 peers, using Hyperledger, Docker and 1 (one) laptop.
• Maturity - are we ready for production?
• The new world ahead. Roadmap.
• Anti-patterns - when NOT to use Hyperledger
Speaker: Renat Khasanshyn, CEO @Altoros.
Renat is founder and CEO at Altoros. Altoros helps Fortune 100 digitize their revenue streams through training, deployment and integration of solutions offered by the Cloud Foundry ecosystem. Renat's professional interests lie in the intersection of Cloud Foundry, industrial internet & IoT, predictive applications and APIs, B2B blockchain and smart contracts as a service, microservices architectures and web components.
Twitter: renatco (https://www.linkedin.com/redir/redirect?url=http%3A%2F%2Ftwitter%2Ecom%2Frenatco&urlhash=IdNh)
7:30 - 8:00 Fireside chat: Hyperledger meets Ethereum - How We Integrate, and The Path Forward
Speakers: Renat Khasanshyn, CEO @Altoros.
Chris Peel, organiser of Silicon Valley Ethereum Meetup.
Chris is Wireless Communications Engineer at Tarana Wireless, Inc.
Twitter: ChristianPeel (https://twitter.com/ChristianPeel)
8:00 - 8:30
Fireside chat: Requirements and adoption bottlenecks for blockchain in Finance, IoT, Insurance, Energy
Speaker: Ryan Singer, CEO at Blockchain Clearing Corp, and CEO at Blockchain Health. Ryan wil dwell on blockchain and opportunities in Finance, Healthcare and other industries.
Ryan is an accomplished entrepreneur and leader in Bitcoin, the broader open source ecosystem. Ryan was Co-Founder and COO of the largest American Bitcoin exchange, Tradehill, Inc.
Twitter: Ryan_Singer (https://www.linkedin.com/redir/redirect?url=http%3A%2F%2Ftwitter%2Ecom%2FRyan_Singer&urlhash=F_qV)
Speaker: David J. Howie, MSFA, Chief Financial Officer at ACERRO. David will talk about challenges, potential applications and use cases within Real Estate industry.
David Howie is the CFO at ACERRO, a venture-backed real estate tech start-up company. David is also the CFO of California Loan Associates, Inc., a mortgage brokerage firm.
Twitter: claloans (https://www.linkedin.com/redir/redirect?url=http%3A%2F%2Ftwitter%2Ecom%2Fclaloans&urlhash=XB_S)
Thank you University of San Francisco School of Management for hosting us!