BC-POR 0x01: Bitcoin & Ethereum Wallets


For our our very first Blockchain Porto meetup we are pleased to welcome you at Porto i/o Downtown, on Tuesday April, 16th.

This Chapter will include one topic:

* Bitcoin & Ethereum Wallet Development 101 given by Francesco Canessa, CTO working at Applied Blockchain


- 6.30pm: greetings, food and drinks
- 7.00pm:
* Bitcoin & Ethereum Wallet Development 101

The talk will be given in English.
For more details, here's the abstract and bio of our speaker:

Title: Bitcoin & Ethereum Wallet Development 101

The method for users to interact with the two dominant platforms in the blockchain space is using a wallet. We will examine the construction of a wallet in both Bitcoin and Ethereum, looking at the encryption schemes behind them, as well as the different functions they perform.

Francesco is a seasoned technology expert and a serial hackathon winner, with a decade of experience in software development and four years within building blockchain applications. Francesco has worked on large-scale enterprise projects and with startups, building solutions for Sky TV Italia, 5Apps, and Quill Content to name a few. He has also developed tools and libraries for Ethereum and Bitcoin. Francesco is a fan of reading, writing and talking about software development, and is an open source enthusiast. When he’s not looking at code, Francesco builds and rides electric skateboards.