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Blockchain consensus algorithms explained by a developer

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Primalbase

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This event will be technical in nature and inteded for technical professionals and developers with some previous understanding of blockchain concepts.


Main presentation: Blockchain consensus algorithms

We will explore several different mechanisms for achieving consensus for blockchains and distributed ledges and their characteristics. Rough agenda:

  • Proof of Work - Bitcoin case study
  • Proof of Stake - NXT and Ethereum case study
  • Delegated Proof of Stake - EOS case study
  • Proof of Authority - Ripple case study
  • We might talk about LPOS (Tezos), POI (NEM) or DAGs (IOTA) if time permits and if we can prepare in time
  • Block commitment rounds - Bitcoin, EOS, Cosmos case study


Speaker: Jack Tanner

Jack is a passionate advocate for Blockchain Technology and loves teaching technical concepts in an understandable way. Jack is a Blockchain Developer and Cryptocurrency Specialist. He recently completed a Masters in Computer Science at Imperial College London and a previous student at The Blockchain Connector Ethereum developer workshop. He currently works as a senior blockchain developer on the Indorse platform, and has been involved in numerous blockchain projects and education events. From Brisbane, Jack is enthusiastic to share his knowledge with his home two before returning to London.


Schedule:

5:45:6:00 - networking with drinks and nibbles

6:00-8:00 - main presentation

8:00-8:30 - second presentation

9:00 - networking at the nearest pub


Event Organisers:

Jack Tanner

https://jackandtheblockstalk.com/
https://twitter.com/jackandtheblock
https://www.linkedin.com/in/jack-tanner/

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