Skycoin to hold an ecosystem launch conference

Skycoin is hosting a conference as it celebrates the launch of it ecosystem on April 10 in Shanghai with an official news agencies coverage
04 April 2018   152

The Skycoin team has announced it is going to hold a conference to signify the launch of its ecosystem. The special event will take place in Shanghai on April 10 at hilton Shanghai venue. The team is ready to share Skycoin Ecosystem with all of China and therefore there will be several local, governmental and international news agencies covering the event. Significant announcements are expected to be made during the conference, and a video report will be uploaded on YouTube right after the event finishes.

Among the speakers, the will be Skycoin Founder Andy, CIO Steve, DFJ Dragon Fund Founder Wang Yue Hua, KittyCash core developer Evan Lin and many others. The event schedule is as follows:

  • 09:00 ¬†sign-in
  • 09:30 ¬†introductory video with host
  • 09:45-10:15 The history of Skycoin and Ecosystem (Sam Sing Fong, COO)
  • 10:15-10:45 How Obelisk's Consensus protocol solves the problems with Bitcoin (Andy, Founder)
  • 10:45-11:15 Skywire, the distributed network and Skyminer, the hardware node (Weng Zhi Yi, Skywire CTO)
  • 11:15-11:30 tea break
  • 11:30-12:00 CX Object System (SPO team)
  • 12:00-12:20 CX programming language (Synth, CIO)
  • 12:20-12:30 KittyCash (Evan Lin, Core developer)
  • 14:00-14:30 Blockchain consensus protocols analysis and philosophical interpretations
  • 14:30-15:00 Fiber platform sharing session
  • 15:00-16:00 Round table forum
  • 16:00-16:15 tea break
  • 16:15-17:00 Round table Q&A
  • 17:00 The end

At the moment of publication, the market parameters for Skycoin are as follows

Average price: $13.06

Market cap: $101,416,379

Volume (24H): $513,516

Consensus 2018 summit to be held in New York City

4th annual blockchain technology summit - Consensus 2018, will take place in New York City on May 14-16
22 April 2018   32

CoinDesk has announced its 4th annual blockchain technology summit Consensus 2018 on May 14-16 at the New York Hilton Midtown. Along with the discussions on the blockchain technology, the event is going to feature a hackathon, PoW pitch competition and a scholarship award in a partnership with Zcash. Title sponsors of the event include bloq, Deloitte, Ledger, Octagon Strategy and SONM.

Consensus 2018 will feature 250+ speakers and 4,000+ attendees from the leading industry startups, investors, financial institutions, enterprise tech leaders, and academic and policy groups who are building the foundations of the blockchain and digital currency economy. Among the notable speakers there will be Blockstack co-founder Dr. Muneeb Ali, J.P.Morgan blockchain program lead Amber Baldet, eToro CEO and founder Yoni Assia, Hyperledger executive director Brian Behlendorf, ConsenSys founder Steve Cerveny, Athena Capital founder Meltem Demirors and many others.

The full 3-day agenda of the event can be found here.