It's the last meetup of the year and the next phase of the ethereum release process, "Homestead", is almost here. It comes with a few minor changes in the consensus protocol to fix a few issues discovered during the frontier phase. It is expected for late december.
This meetup we'll take a quick look at the "Homestead" protocol changes and new features in the upcoming version of geth (1.4).
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?
A quick look at
• Homestead protocol changes
• new features in the next version of geth
Afterwards feel free to chat with other cryptocurrency enthusiasts about ethereum or whatever else you find interesting.