It's been many months since the launch of Frontier and the console-only client. Mist, the browser for ethereum is slowly becoming usable and the official UI wallet has entered beta. Also this month DEVCON-1, the first open ethereum conference for developers, takes place in London (Nov 9th-13th).
This meetup we will look at all the major announcements made at DEVCON-1, followed by a live demo of the current beta for the UI wallet.
1) General Introduction
A general overview of the ethereum project.
What are its aims? How does it work? Who is behind it? How does the release process work? What happens now?
2) DEVCON-1 Recap
A recap of the major talking points and announcements of DEVCON-1 including
• the latest developments in scalability research
• CASPER, the consensus protocol
• Microsofts Blockchain-as-a-Service
• the latest developments in formal verification of contracts
• Major DApps built on ethereum
3) UI Wallet
A quick live demo of the current beta of the official UI Wallet.
Afterwards feel free to chat with other cryptocurrency enthusiasts about ethereum or whatever else you find interesting.