Join the founders of CoinGecko for a 360 degree overview of the various cyptocurrencies in the market, background of bitcoin, motivation behind its creation, the mechanism behind it using blockchain, how its success has inspired the creation of other cryptocurrencies and other use cases of blockchain. [Sample cryptocurencies:
- Aurora - Created by Icelanders for Icelanders, given free to all Icelanders as an alternative to bitcoin and the króna. Still being studied by regulators.
- Litecoin - Fast transaction times compared to Bitcoin; optimized for P2P payments, evens playing field for amateur CPU miners (vs industralized GPUs).
- Dash - Instant & private transactions (vs bitcoin); comes with coded self-governing, self-funding infrastructure; most active altcoin community.
- Dogecoin - Started as a joke, designed to be inflationary i.e. decreases in value overtime like fiat currency (vs deflationary bitcoin). top image
- Lisk - Uses sidechains instead of a single blockchain for speed and scalability, partners with Microsoft for integration into Azure Blockchain.
- Iota - Need for speed: uses directed acyclic graph (vs blockhain) and ternary computers (vs binary computers).
Link Mon 19:00 Bank-as-a-Service & Blockchain @ Singapore
Link Wed 14:30 Finance: Blockchain & Applications @ Bangsar
Link Fri 18:00 Climate Blockchain Hackathon @ Singapore
Link Wed 15:30 Fintech Regulations for Startups @ BNM Sep 27
Link Sat 16:00 The Bitcoin Revolution @ Singapore Sep 30
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Link Thu 19:00 Startup Grind: Co-Working @ KLCC
Link Fri 11:00 Drone Racing @ Singapore
Link Sat 19:30 Documentary on Press Printing @ Taylor's trailer
Next Week [Week beginning 25 Sep 2017]
Link Tue 08:00 How We Built Estonia's Digital Government @ Singapore
Link Tue 15:30 American & British Chambers Speed Dating @ KualaLumpur
Link Tue 18:00 Fintech Supercharger Cohort Announcement @ KualaLumpur
Link Tue 18:00 AI: Rocco Zeroth Clickful Claire Aniwear @ HongKong
Link Tue 18:30 Google Brain & TensorFlow @ Singapore
Link Tue 19:45 ThinkCity LeanCity WalkCity BikeCity @ Bangsar tix
Link Wed 10:00 Brand Momentum in The Age of Algorithms @ Singapore
Link Wed 19:00 Stanford Visit Debrief @ Puchong
Link Thu 18:45 BelieveDigital BigA FreeForm MusicNewsAsia @ JayaOne
Link Fri 16:30 Facial Recognition in a Crowd @ Singapore
Link Fri 17:30 Startup Weekend: Government @ Singapore
Link Fri 18:30 Startup Weekend: Artificial Intelligence @ HongKong
Link Sat 12:00 Humanitarian Conference @ Cyberjaya tix