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August 2019

Safeguarding Digital Assets

Rashid Hoosenally is CEO of Lacero, which provides cryptocurrency custody solutions for large organizations. He served as Managing Director for Global Markets and Corporate and Investment Banking at Deutsche Bank for more than 20 years.

Giving Away Alt-Coins

Paul Puey is CEO of Edge, producer of the Edge and Airbitz mobile cryptocurrency wallets. A graduate of UC Berkeley’s computer science and electrical engineering programs, he previously worked as a lead software engineer for chip manufacturers Nvidia Corporation and Chromatic Research. He will be giving away free alt-coins throughout the evening.

Stable Chains

POA Network’s tech lead Igor Barinov is an authority on blockchain scalability and interoperability who has been working with Ethereum since 2016. He has helped build one of the world’s first stablecoin side chains. He is also involved in the launch of one of the world’s first stablecoin sidechains and is a Co-Founder of Block Notary, a notarial service built with blockchain technology.

July 2019
Uncategorized

T-shirts Coming Soon

Coming soon: You can pre-order Bitcoin Wednesday Limited Edition T-shirts for the early bird discounted price of € 49,- each. For €99 you get a T-shirt plus a VIP pass […]

Atomic Swaps for Ether

Cryptocurrency pioneer Mohammed Nokhbeh is a core developer for Liquality, a secure, peer-to-peer protocol for exchanging digital assets between blockchains.

Profile

Safex

Cryptocurrency pioneer Daniel Dabek is co-founder of Safex, a decentralized marketplace for digital assets and physical goods built on the Safex blockchain. He previously worked for a Wall Street trading company and several U.S.-based hedge funds.

June 2019
Poll

Poll Results 2019

We periodically conduct polls during Bitcoin Wednesday to gain insights about our audience that might be useful to the sector. At our conference on 5 June, 2019 we polled our […]

Quantum-Proof Crypto

Professor Jintai Ding of the University of Cincinnati is an expert in the field of post-quantum cryptography. He helped to develop the Rainbow cryptographic algorithm, which is one of the 9 finalists currently considered by the NIST in its post-quantum cryptography standardization process. He is also Vice Chairman of ABCmint which has launched a new quantum-proof cryptocurrency that has implemented Rainbow.

Ironbelly

Ivan Sorokin is a contributor to Grin and a creator of IronBelly, the first multi-platform mobile wallet for the anonymous cryptocurrency. He belongs to the Berlin-based cypherpunk cooperative, Cycle42 and is the first recipient of a Binance Fellowship.

PoW vs. PoS

Ren Zhang is a cryptography researcher at Nervos and the COSIC Research Group at KU Leuven in Belgium, where he focuses on blockchain consensus protocols and privacy- and security-related problems in peer-to-peer networks. He has worked at Blockstream with Pieter Wullie and Gregory Maxwell and currently assists Bart Preneel at KU Leuven.