Join us for an evening meetup featuring an interactive panel discussion during EDCON 2019 with three of the most active projects developing on the Ethereum blockchain. The panel includes Dan Kochis, Global Head of BD for Chainlink, along with Wei Tang, a developer for Parity Technologies and Dennison Bertram, Developer Advocate for Zeppelin Solutions. The conversation will revolve around using the security of decentralized systems along with the power of smart contracts to connect both emerging and legacy industries using blockchain technology.
- 5:30 PM to 6:00 PM – Happy Hour (food and drinks)
- 6:00 PM to 6:15 PM – Team and Panelist Introduction
- 6:15 PM to 7:00 PM – Panel Discussion
- 7:00 PM to 7:15 PM Audience Q &A
- 7:15 PM to 7:30 PM Final Wrap-up / Mingling
Chainlink is a decentralized oracle network that enables smart contracts to securely access off-chain data feeds, web APIs, and traditional bank payments. Chainlink is consistently selected as one of the top blockchain technologies by leading independent research firms such as Gartner. It is well known for providing highly secure and reliable oracles to both large enterprises (SWIFT) and leading smart contract development teams.
Dan has a long history of closing deals that help companies reach their next stage of growth globally. He was integral to Alibaba’s first US acquisition, various worldwide strategic partnerships worth over $120MM in annual revenue, and corporate exits totaling over $4bn.
Parity Technologies is building the blockchain Infrastructure for the Decentralised Web. From Parity Ethereum, the most advanced Ethereum client, to Polkadot, the next-generation interoperable blockchain network. Parity builds the cutting edge of Web 3.0.
Wei is a Rust core developer at Parity Technologies, working on Ethereum and Ethereum 2.0 development. Author of SputnikVM and Rux microkernel.
The team at Zeppelin are the creators of ZeppelinOS: a framework for building upgradeable smart contracts, the OpenZeppelin library of over 70 audited contracts and interfaces, and ZepKit- an all in one toolkit for jumpstarting smart-contracted based application development. Follow us on Twitter at @ZeppelinOrg and join our forum: https://forum.zeppelin.solutions/
Dennison is a Developer Advocate at Zeppelin Solutions. He is a Creative Technologist and has been a Blockchain Developer since 2011.