It’s time to go deep into the Ethereum technology and hear what’s happening at the cutting edge of development. This meetup will cover the latest thinking in programmable money and how it can be used. There is also a talk on Plasma which aims to achieve massive scalability of autonomous smart contracts.
ETH: eth.sydeth.com or donate.sydethereum.eth
• 6:00pm – Networking with drinks and pizza
• 6:30pm – Sponsor introductions: Optiver and Horizon State
• 6:40pm – Plasma: scalable autonomous smart contracts
Jeremy Lam will explain what Plasma is, how it’s intended to work and who is behind its development.
JeremyLam has been building financial applications on Blockchain technologies for many years. His latest role is Product Owner at OmiseGO that is building Plasma.io
• 7:10pm – Networking Break
• 7:30pm – Programmable Money
Nick Addison will cover what programmable money is, why it’s different to existing forms of money, outline some uses cases for programmable money and demo how it can be implemented using Ethereum.
Nick Addison is CTO at AgriDigital who are working with Blockchain technologies in agriculture. Nick is also co-lead of FinTech Australia’s blockchain committee that works with government agencies and regulators to foster blockchain innovation in Australia.
8:00pm – Community Shoutouts
Members get 1-2 minutes to inform the attendees about any jobs, research, projects or events that might be of interest to the Ethereum community.
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