ARK to hold a hackathon and a workshop Open Geneva

Blockchain solutions provider ARK is hosting a large hackathon and a workshop Open Geneva in Switzerland on April 12 through 14
05 April 2018   150

The ARK team has announced it is going sponsor and attend Open Geneva - a hackathon and workshop event in Switzerland with its own hackathon and workshop taking place on April 12-14. Hundreds of participants will be able to work together to design and produce innovative solutions to exceptional challenges. ARK will work in a close cooperation with Prodibi (Geneva-based picture sharing platform) and Fusion Hub (works on fintech solutions and manages a Blockchain Lab) during the event. Prodibi infrastructure will grant ARK the ability to create and put watermarks of images on the blockchain.

The attendees will include:

  • François-Xavier THOORENS / CTO of ARK
  • Kristjan KOŠIČ / Hackathon General Manager — Core Developer at ARK
  • Juan MARTÍN / Full-Stack Developer at ARK
  • Jean-Henry MORIN / Professor — Institute of Information Service Science (ISS), University of Geneva
  • Jörn ERBGUTH / Assistant — Institute of Information Service Science (ISS), University of Geneva
  • Olivier HAMEL / General manager, Prodibi
  • Frédéric HAMEL / CTO, Prodibi

ARK provides users, developers and startups with innovative blockchain technologies with the purpose to create an entire ecosystem of linked chains and a virtual spiderweb of endless use-cases. At the moment of publication, the market indicators for ARK are as follows

Average price: $2.08

Market cap: $211,422,689

Volume (24H): $3,989,150

Australia joins the crypto-discussions arena with Bitcoin & Blockchain Fair

The inaugural Bitcoin and Blockchain Fair will be presented at the Sydney Showgrounds on May 12-13 with an all-round program about cryptocurrency and blockchain
21 April 2018   27

A high profile event in cryptocurrency and blockchain is coming to Sydney, Australia on May 12-13 – Bitcoin and Blockchain Fair. The conference will provide a platform to interact and discuss on all areas of the cryptocurrency and blockchain technology sectors (fintech, investment, venture capital, regulation, ICO, etc.), current opportunities and perspectives in the form of a Forum and an Exhibition Showcases.

The Exhibition Showcase that will allow to exhibit showcases and engage with crypto services providers, government and fintech startups. Forum is the bulk of the conference and is comprised of 2-day sessions to allow international speakers and industry leaders of the crypto and blockchain sectors a chance to share their expertise. May 12 is focusing on cryptocurrency and ICO engagement; May 13 wil cover blockchain technology overview, case studies, solutions and future trends.

The fair is organized by ABF Business and Principal Sponsor Coinspot. Exhibitors and Speakers include attendees from Asia, Europe and USA together with key Australian high profile crypto & blockchain enterprises. The full agenda of the event can be found here.