æternity meets Blockchain Week Berlin

Blockchain Embassy

Manteuffelstraße 77 · Berlin

How to find us

The Blockchain Embassy is situated in an old industrial building in Europe’s blockchain capital, Berlin. At the pulse of Berlin's creative tech scene - in the heart the vibrant Kreuzberg district.

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At the peak of the 10+days long event - Blockchain Week Berlin, we want to invite you to come to meet us!

On the 23rd August, æternity will be happy to welcome you in the Blockchain Embassy and talk blockchain, the beer and pizza are on us!

Here is what to expect:

16.00 – 16.30 Welcoming and introduction in æternity
by Yanislav Malahov - Founder of æternity

16.30 – 17.00 Introduction to Sophia Smart Contracts on æternity
by Philipp Piwowarsky – Blockchain Engineer

A brief introduction on the ways æternity makes use of the specialized Sophia language to provide a faster, safer and more developer-friendly contract coding experience. Sophia has a purely functional approach to smart contracts designed for a highly scalable blockchain. This talk will help you get started with the essentials. It will give you more insights on functional languages for blockchain and all the necessary resources to start coding on æternity.

17.00 – 17.30 Current state of State Channels in æternity & ongoing work
by Tino Breddin - Erlang Developer

We will give an overview of the theory of State Channels for Blockchains and the state of State Channels within æternity. To conclude we will provide an outlook into future extensions and possibilities of State Channels.

17.30 – 18.00 What is Libra? All you need to know about Facebook’s new cryptocurrency
by Balazs Nemethi - Principal æternity consulting

Facebook announced a digital currency called Libra that will roll out for use in 2020 and allow the platform’s billions of users across the globe to make financial transactions online.
The new technology threatens to change the landscape of banking and is already the subject of scrutiny, as Facebook faces increasing calls for regulation and antitrust measures.

18.00 – 18.45 What is Starfleet & how to get funding for your Blockchain Startup?
by Luka Cignanek - Business development at AE Ventures

Starfleet is a global accelerator program for Blockchain projects organized by AE Ventures. The program is about to announce the opening of the application for the third edition. So if you are a Blockchain entrepreneur, a startups founder, a blockchain enthusiast or if you simply want to learn more about the opportunities that Starfleet offers come to learn more!

18:45 - 19:30 Network & Blockchain with Pizza & Beer 🍕🍺

See you there!