Past Meetup

Parachains vs. Smart Contracts

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Web 3 Foundation in partnership with Fabric Ventures welcomes you to the final 2018 edition of ‘Polkadot - London’.

Line-up

1) Edward Thomson, Technical Communications @ Web3 Foundation
How Polkadot Tackles the Biggest Issues in Blockchain

2) Adrian Brink, Technologist @ Web3 Foundation
Deploying a parachain vs. a smart contract

3) Panel Discussion: Parachains vs. Smart Contracts.

Panelists: Dr Alistair Stewart (Lead Researcher, Polkadot), Adrian Brink (Technologist, Web3 Foundation), Andrew Jones (Core Developer, Parity Technologies). Moderated by Edward Thomson.

We’ll have time for questions, discussion, and networking. Drinks and snacks will be served.

This event is free but we can only accommodate a limited amount of guests. **RSVP early!**

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