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Blockchain Connect Conference: Academic 2019

About the event -

Blockchain Connect Conference: Academic 2019 will be the third blockchain connect conference hosted by SV Insight. The theme of this conference is “Academic”.

This conference will gather the most authoritative blockchain professors around the world, the public chain projects with the most advanced technology, and technical experts, to discuss the most cutting-edge blockchain academic research, problems, and solutions.

By including keynote speeches and panels covering topics from research to application, the conference will explore the next big opportunity in the blockchain industry.
When & Where -

Date and time:

Jan. 11, 2019, 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM | General Admission

Jan. 11, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM | VIP Reception


San Francisco Marriott Marquis

Highlights -

40+ Speakers - include Professors, Ph.D./Postdocs, CTO, and Chief Scientists/Research Scientists

1 Day

2 Tracks

20+ top global blockchain professors

20+ blockchain technical experts

100+ blockchain technology researcher

3 top public chain projects within the blockchain industry

300+ blockchain developers

Confirmed Speakers (more coming soon)

Vitalik Buterin

Creator of Ethereum

Vitalik Buterin, Creator of Ethereum

Dawn Song, Professor at UC Berkeley, Co-founder of Oasis Labs

Mic Bowman, Principal Engineer at Intel Labs, Research Lead in the Distributed Ledger Research Group

Elaine Shi, Associate Professor at Cornell University, Co-founder of IC3 and Thunder Token

David Tennenhouse, Chief Research Officer, VMware

Lake Dai, Entrepreneur, Adjunct Professor at Carnegie Mellon University

Kevin Sekniqi, Chief Protocol Architect of Ava Labs, PhD at Cornell University

Ronghui Gu, Assistant Professor at Columbia University, Co-founder of CertiK

Aniket Kate, Assistant Professor at Purdue

Bharath Ramsundar, Co-founder and CTO of Computable Labs

Huining Cao, Professor at Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, CEO & Founder of Usechain

Michael Egorov, Co-founder & CTO of Nucypher

Adam Goldberg, Partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners

Jeremy Gardner, Co-Founder of Augur, Co-founder and Managing Partner of Ausum Venture

Justin Herzig, Global Blockchain Research Lead, Accenture

Ashley Lannquist, Project Lead for Blockchain, World Economic Forum

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