How Blockchain Will Transform The Future With Joseph Lubin And Mark Pesce

Tue 23 October 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm FREE!
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How Blockchain Will Transform The Future With Joseph Lubin And Mark Pesce - UTS Business School - Dr Chau Chak Wing - Ultimo - NSW
How Blockchain will Transform the Future

with Joseph Lubin, co-Founder of Ethereum, in conversation with Mark Pesce

Mark Pesce hosts a fireside chat and Q&A with the Godfather of the smart contract, Joseph Lubin. Enabling the digital facilitation of credible transactions on the blockchain, smart contracts look to become the core of our economy, impacting our social, financial and educational systems.

Joseph has journeyed from cryptocurrency adopter and co-founder of smart contract network, Ethereum, to founding ConsenSys and becoming a leader in the future of the technology.

Agenda

5.30pm: Doors Open6:00pm: Introduction from Margaret Maile Petty, UTS Executive Director, Innovation and Entrepreneurship 6:05pm: Fireside Chat with Jopseh Lubin & Mark Pesce7.00pm: Q&A

About Joseph Lubin

Joseph Lubin is a co-founder of Ethereum and founder of ConsenSys, one of the largest and fastest-growing blockchain companies in the world. Prior to working on Ethereum, Lubin’s career focused on the intersection of cryptography, engineering, and finance, including his role as VP of Technology in Private Wealth Management at Goldman Sachs. Since joining Ethereum and ConsenSys, Lubin has become a leader in blockchain and the future of technology.

ConsenSys' mission is to build technology that enables the world to build better systems for itself. By building decentralized architectures based on blockchain technology, ConsenSys is creating an ecosystem of Web3 infrastructure, open source protocols, core components, and decentralized applications (dApps) to foster an ecosystem of growth and widespread adoption of both public and private blockchains.

About Mark Pesce

Mark Pesce, UTS Adjunct Profesor, Futurist, host of The Next Billion Seconds — CRYPTONOMICS. Pesce was a judge on the ABC’s hit series The New Inventors, writes an award-winning column for the global tech publication The Register, has written six books and hosts two podcasts: This Week in Startups Australia - exploring tech startups; and The Next Billion Seconds - winner of the Best Technical and Scientific Podcast of 2018.

This event is part of the Visiting Entrepreneur Program, produced by the City of Sydney in collabortion with event partners UTS and ConsenSys.

This program is supported by funding from the Australian Government's program for entrepreneurs and its national innovation and science agenda.

You may be photographed or videod while attending this event: please approach the organiser if you have questions, concerns, or do not wish this to happen.
Details
Date:
Tue 23 October 2018
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Venue
UTS Business School - Dr Chau Chak Wing
14-28 Ultimo Road,
Building 8, Level 2,
Ultimo,
NSW,
2007, Australia