Venue/Host: Trifork Amsterdam
Costs: Free of charge
Speakers: Edwin van der Thiel and Vince Meens
Food & refreshments included
18:00 Welcome & Food
18:30 Short Intro
18:45 Edwin van der Thiel
19:30 Short break
19:45 Vince Meens
20:30 Beers with your peers
Talk Abstract: Blockchain is easy (once you know how)
Cryptography, consensus algorithms, mining equipment, Byzantine fault tolerance, smart contracts, it can get overwhelming if you want to get started implementing solutions with blockchain.
Where do you start? What do you need to know?
Tonight we’ll dive into the practical side of blockchains, look at what we need to know to get started, and set up a hyperledger Fabric environment with the basics for end-to-end communication.
Speaker: Edwin van der Thiel
Developer, architect and teacher at Sogeti. Public speaker and technology enthusiast. Thinking out of the box, coming up with new solutions to challenges using new available technologies. Currently active on innovative projects that use blockchain technology.
Talk Abstract: Mobotiq
Mobotiq is the first peer-to-peer mobility operator that integrates specifically designed, autonomous pods and that eliminates all intermediaries between you and your ride.
Speaker: Vince Meens
Co-Founder Mobotiq (www.mobotiq.com).
Co-Founder We are Blox (www.weareblox.com).
Besides his daily occupation, also a passionate public speaker and trusted adviser at industry related events and universities, on subjects related to entrepreneurship, start-ups, technology and blockchain.