Hidden beneath the Blockchain-hype is a new form of Distributed Ledger Technology. A Blockchain without the blocks or the chains. A network without scalability issues, transaction fees, or miners.
This meetup will focus on the evolution of Blockchain, problems the young industry is facing and exciting solutions - which already exist.
-Introduction: nakamo.to (10 min)
-What is IOTA? Keynote by IOTA’s Co-Founder Dominik Schiener (https://www.linkedin.com/in/schiener/) (30 min)
Dominik is a seasoned veteran in the crypto space. He’s founded various blockchain related projects, and now dedicates the majority of his time to IOTA - the project behind the revolutionary Tangle Network.
-Guillaume Ballet (https://www.linkedin.com/in/gballet/) describes the current state of affairs in the cryptosphere - what’s working, what isn’t - and existing solutions to some of the biggest problems with blockchain. (20 min)
Guillaume develops Version 6 of the Whisper Protocol for Ethereum. The prospect of a truly decentralized network has now brought him to the peaq (https://www.peaq.io/) project, and the potential of the Tangle Network.
-Q&A (20 min)
We kindly ask that you only register if you’re certain you can make it, as seats are limited.
This event is sponsored by IOTA Foundation (https://iota.org) and nakamo.to (http://www.nakamo.to).