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We are delighted to have Mr. Nathan Aw, who is based in Singapore, from NTT Data to speak with us via video conferencing on Hyperledger Quilt. Quilt is the latest Hyperledger project and is a Java implementation of the Interledger protocol. It offers interoperability between ledger systems by implementing the Interledger protocol, which is primarily a payments protocol and is designed to transfer value across systems – both distributed ledgers and non-distributed ledgers. The main contributors of Quilt are NTT DATA, Everis and Ripple. Topics to be covered:
Introduction of Interledger protocol
About Hyperledger Quilt
Demo of Quilt
How to build applications on top of Quilt
How to contribute to Quilt
Q&A About the speaker - Nathan Aw
Nathan Aw Ming Kun is a Digital Advisory & Solutions Manager with NTT Data whose primary focus is on Distributed Ledger Technologies (Blockchain) and other emerging technologies such as Robotics Process Automation (RPA). In his role, he consults, designs, develop and test end to end blockchain solutions for his clients. He is also an active participant in the open source collaborative ecosystem such as the Hyperledger Project, among many others. His passion is to help organisations quickly identify, adopt and scale digital technologies (e.g., blockchain on cloud native platforms) thereby pushing the digital frontier and capturing its full value. His technical expertise lies in distributed systems, cryptography, decentralised trust design/architecture, on chain/off chain paradigm and AI Enabled Smart Contracts. He also follows closely on post quantum cryptography development and its potential far-reaching impact on blockchain. He is currently contributing to Hyperledger Quilt, a Java implementation of Interledger Protocol. Interledger is the protocol for connecting blockchains and other ledgers.
Nathan Aw brings with him 6 years of enterprise software and implementation experience from leading companies such as NTT Data, Accenture and Oracle. He graduated from Singapore Management University, a leading university in Asia.
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