Intro to Zcash | An Evening with Zooko Wilcox, Founder of Zcash

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National University of Singapore

21 Lower Kent Ridge Rd · Singapore

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LT17 (NUS School of Computing, COM2, Computing Drive, 117417)

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Join us on Thurs March 28th for an exciting kick off event with the team from Zcash!

Speakers:
Zooko Wilcox, Founder of Zcash.
Josh Swihart, VP of Marketing and Business Development of Zcash.

Agenda:
6:30pm-7:00pm Networking
7:00pm-7:15pm Introductions
7:15pm-8:00pm Deep Dive Into Zcash
8:00pm-8:30pm Q/A

Venue:
National University of Singapore via School of Computing (COM2), Lecture Hall (LT17)

Detailed Directions To The Lecture Hall:
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1wPak3uKGIWewmhxdkPjLPT4HLQ2IPGZDhW8cw7aAQY8/edit

University Map: http://map.nus.edu.sg/assets/campusmap/pdf/campus_map_full_version.pdf

Bio: Zooko Wilcox, Founder of Zcash
Zooko has more than 20 years of experience in open, decentralized systems, cryptography and information security, and startups. He is recognized for his work on DigiCash, Mojo Nation, ZRTP, “Zooko's Triangle”, Tahoe-LAFS, BLAKE2, and SPHINCS. He is also the Founder and CEO of Least Authority. He sometimes blogs about health science. He tweets a lot. Follow @zooko on Twitter (https://twitter.com/zooko).

Bio: Josh Swihart, VP Marketing & Business Development of Zcash
Josh is responsible for Zcash marketing and business development. Prior to Zcash, he served as the SVP of Global Marketing for K2, leading global growth from start-up to acquisition by Francisco Partners. He has also served as a global practice principal for EMC, the CEO of Aspenware, and was the cofounder of a couple other companies with exits to Accenture and EMC. He began his career as a software developer, data recovery specialist and BBS sysop. Josh has received numerous global and national awards for leadership, marketing and solution delivery.

Synopsis:
The Zcash Company’s mission is to empower everyone with economic freedom and opportunity. We believe that that everyone has a right to privacy, that the pursuit of economic freedom is virtuous, and that the future of money is an attack- and censorship-resistant digital currency. Since its launch in 2016, Zcash has quickly grown to be one of the most valued and admired cryptocurrencies in the world.

Resources:
Zcash Website: https://z.cash/
Github: https://github.com/zcash/zcash

Organizers:
Karen Teoh @Kommerce (https://kommerce.com/en)
Chun Hui @National University of Singapore (http://nus.edu.sg/)
Joyce @ Global Coin Research (https://globalcoinresearch.com/)
NUS FinTech Society (https://www.fintechsociety.comp.nus.edu.sg/)
Hsin-Ju @Dystopia Labs (http://dystopialabs.com/)