PoS Protocols and Validators

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Come join us on the 15th of May during NYC Blockchain Week for 2 educational panels featuring various leaders in the Proof-of-Stake and Validating space.

The event will be hosted in the ampitheatre at the "Company" co-working space in New York. The address is 335 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10017, USA.

You will have the opportunity to learn about:
- The current state of staking
- Developing a framework for good governance
- How we can increase staking participation with new tools, products and services for end token holders
- Staking politics and attack vectors
- Best practices for nodes and validators

PANELS:
#1 - Next Generation Proof-of-Stake Protocols and the Current State of Staking

Speakers:
- Anatoly Yakovenko (CEO and Co-Founder of Solana)
- Illia Polosukhin (Co-Founder of NEAR Protocol)
- Zaki Manian (Director of Tendermint Labs & Contributor at COSMOS)
- Wei Tang (Core Developer, Parity Technologies)

#2 Panel: Best Practices and Challenges for Nodes & Validators

Speakers:
- Anatoly Yakovenko (CEO and Co-Founder of Solana)
- Zaki Manian (Director of Tendermint Labs & Contributor at COSMOS)
- Joe Lallouz (CEO and Co-Founder of Bison Trails)
- Richard Li (Managing Director of Certus.One)
- Roman Shtylman (Computer Whisperer at Polychain Labs)
- Jacob Arluck (Ecosystem Development & Governance at Tezos)

Moderators for both panels: Anna Rose (Host of ZeroKnowledge Podcast)

AGENDA:
18:00-18:30 Networking
18:30-18:45 Presentation on Solana by Anatoly
18:45-19:00 Q&A / Break
19:00-19:30 1st Panel: Next Generation Proof of Stake Protocols and the Current State of Staking
19:30-19:45 Q&A
19:45-20:15 2nd Panel: Best Practices and Challenges for Nodes & Validators
20:15-20:30 Q&A
20:30-22:00 Networking & Drinks

We look forward to meeting you all in person.

P.S. Food & drinks will be provided