We're the original and largest Ethereum meetup in the world, having operated since January 2014.
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This meetup is made possible thanks to our sponsors: eToro (https://www.etoro.com/), the Centre for Cryptocurrency Research and Engineering at Imperial College (http://www.imperial.ac.uk/cryptocurrency), CryptoCompare.com (https://www.cryptocompare.com/), The Blockchain Connector (https://www.theblockchainconnector.com/) and Slock.it (https://slock.it/)
SPEAKER LINE UP
Another exciting edition of the original Ethereum Meetup - we're back with two speakers, no self-promotion allowed, technology focused talks all in the space of just 2 hours. The meetup will be filmed (but not livestreamed) and all videos will be released on Stephan Tual's Youtube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/ursium) roughly 3 weeks after the event.
Alexis Roussel - bity (https://bity.com/)
Bity is a Swiss crypto-currency broker established in 2014 acting as a gateway between the fiat and crypto world. Bity is also operating a Bitcoin ATM network in Switzerland.
From the United Nations to energy trade, Alexis has established a substantial legal expertise in data protection. His long and successful record makes him an indispensable reference in this field, in Switzerland. With Bity.com (http://bity.com/) that he co-founded, Alexis explores the new challenges and legal opportunities of the blockchain.
Conor Svensson - web3j (https://web3j.io/)
Conor is the author of web3j, the Java library for working integrating with Ethereum. He's also the founder of Blk Technologies (https://blk.io (https://blk.io/)) who is busy getting Ethereum ready for the enterprise.
Web3j is the Java library for integrating with Ethereum. In this talk, He will provide an overview of web3j, including its Client API, Smart contract wrappers, Command line tools, Event subscription capabilities and Block and transaction replay support
18:25: Queue downstairs opens in two lines: RSVPs and waiting list. If there are RSVPs no-shows by the time the doors close, the waiting list members will be allowed in on a first come first serve basis.
Note: Everyone is required to stay outside the lecture room until hushered in by our intrepid volunteers - no exception. If you suffer from a disability please let our staff know in advance so we can take the appropriate measures to host you.
19:00: Introductions (5m)
19:05: A word from our sponsor (5m)
19:10: Speaker 1 (45m)
19:55: Break/Networking (10m)
20:05: Speaker 2 (45m)
20:50: Outro (5m)
21:00: To the Pub.
Note: Pub is The Queens Arms, (https://goo.gl/maps/xPUb5jT4kmv) 30 Queen's Gate Mews, Kensington, London SW7 5QL, UK
The meetup will place at the Clore Lecture Theatre, Huxley Building, 180 Queens Gate, SW7 2RH
THE APPEARANCE OF PROJECTS AND PRESENTATIONS AT THE LONDON ETHEREUM / WEB 3 MEETUP DOES NOT REPRESENT AN ENDORSEMENT FROM ANY OF OUR MEMBERS, VOLUNTEERS, PARTNERS OR SPONSORS. NOTHING PRESENTED AT THE MEETUP CONSTITUTE INVESTMENT ADVICE IN ANY FORM.
Note that we operate a strict zero tolerance policy (https://www.meetup.com/ethereum/pages/23945653/Non-Discrimination_-_Anti-Harassment_Policy_Policy/) toward any form of harassment during ETHLDN events, treat all incidents seriously and promptly investigate all allegations of harassment and take the necessary action. RSVPs do not guarantee entry and known bad actors will be asked to leave.
Finally, note that this meetup is not related to any organization, foundation, company or product. We are 100% privately-run and stay committed to promoting a community that's entirely blockchain and technology agnostic.
We are always looking for both speakers and sponsors - Ping us if you'd like to participate or help!
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