Dive into HyperLedger. HyperLedger and Ethereum

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Agenda: Deep Dive into HyperLedger

5:30 - Doors open. Networking.

6:15 - Welcome. Members to vote on the topics of interests for the future meetings.

6:45 - 7:25 Technical Introduction to HyperLedger with Joost Zeinstra of IBM

7:30 - 8:00 HyperLedger and Ethereum - How We Integrate, and The Path Forward with Tim Blankers of ABN AMRO

8:05 - 9:00 Fireside chat: Requirements and adoption bottlenecks for blockchain in Finance, Healthcare, Insurance with Maarten Ligtvoet of Nictiz, Gijs Burgers of Innopay, Jacob Boersma of Deloitte, and Tim Blankers of ABN AMRO

9:00 - 9:20 Wrap-up.

DETAILED AGENDA:

6:45 - 7:25 Technical Introduction to HyperLedger

• What is Hyperledger? Why Hyperledger? What does Hyperledger bring to the table?

• Use Cases for Hyperledger
• DEMO of Hyperledger

• Maturity - are we ready for production?

• The new world ahead. Roadmap.
• Anti-patterns - when NOT to use Hyperledger

• Summary and Next Steps

Speaker:

Joost Zeinstra, Senior IT Architect for Enterprise Architecture, Application Development and System Integration at IBM Global Business Services

Today Joost is working as the scrum master /IT Architect in a joint hyperledger experiment from ABN AMRO and IBM (https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/walking-walk-exploring-power-blockchain-arjan-van-os?articleId=8816223892070594130): how Blockchain might solve issues in the Financial Audit and Compliance Ledger, in the area of Financial Recovery and Restructuring (FR&R). Can HyperLedger help to create data uniformity in the FR&R chain, based on a single shared ledger.

7:30 - 8:00 HyperLedger and Ethereum - How We Integrate, and The Path Forward

• Ethereum, technical introduction. Get started yourself

• Live demo of a private net and smart contracts

• The DAO, what went wrong?

• Current challenges, expectations

• When to Hyperledger, Ethereum, or Bitcoin?

Speaker:

Tim Blankers, Solution Designer at ABN AMRO Bank N.V.

In 2014 Tim finished studying Computer Science (focus on Distributed Systems) at the VU Amsterdam, and was a full stack web freelancer on the side. Now within ABN Amro Tim investigates and experiments with blockchain technology at the Innovation Center. Tim's main interests go to the theoretical parts e.g.: consensus models, network topologies, cryptography and confidentiality, but also exploring potential use cases.

8:05 - 9:00 Fireside chat: Requirements and adoption bottlenecks for blockchain in Finance, Healthcare, Insurance

Speakers:

Sergey Balashevich, Meetup Organiser

Sergey is Hyperledger Practice Lead @Altoros. With 10+ years in the software development industry, he has extensive experience in managing software projects. Sergey frequently speaks about general IT and blockchain technologies. Having solid background in blockchain technology, he is perfectly knowledgeable about the HyperLedger use cases and best practices.

Yiseul Cho, Meetup Organiser

Yiseul is blockchain developer and entrepreneur. To experiment and explore the potential applications of blockchain and bring data analytics to blockchain, Yiseul set up a Blockchain R&D agency, Zen9. Currently building things around ethereum blockchain and trying to extract intelligence from blockchain data.

Gijs Burgers, Senior Consultant at Innopay

Gijs is an experienced strategy consultant who has worked with several international corporations, banks and other financial service providers. Gijs was involved in realizing several inter-bank products from first business vision to development and eventual go-live.

Maarten Ligtvoet, Product Manager at Nictiz

Maarten works at Nictiz and specializes in audits of health information systems, open standards, authentication & security. Nictiz (The Dutch National IT Institute for Healthcare) works towards better healthcare through better information. Besides Nictiz he is also a member of the ART-DECOR Expert Group: a tooling platform for developing health information standards.

Nictiz (The National IT Institute for Healthcare) supports the healthcare sector in the use of IT to improve quality and efficiency within healthcare.

Jacob Boersma, Managing consultant in digital identity and blockchain at Deloitte Risk Advisory

Jacob is a consultant in information security, digital identity, e-signatures and e-payments areas working in public-private partnership projects. Within Deloitte's cyber risk team, he is helping clients solve digital identity and online payments challenges as well as co-creating blockchain applications for trusted services. Jacob has a keen eye for trends and the 'big picture' in internet transaction developments.

Tim Blankers, Solution Designer at ABN AMRO Bank N.V.

9:00 - 9:20 Wrap-up.

Please confirm your attendance! Due to security concerns we need the First and Last name - as on your government issued ID registered using EVENTBRITE.COM (https://hyperledger-amsterdam.eventbrite.com)

Thank you ING Bank (https://www.ing.nl/zakelijk/index.html) for hosting the meetup!