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Thursday, May 16 • 11:00am - 11:50am
Can blockchains scale? LIMITED

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Although there's much potential for blockchain technology, it's currently nowhere near ready to handle all of its potential applications. What's being done to scale these networks to handle all the possible demand? How far are we from a world where blockchain technology is the living up to all the hype...and what does that world look like?

At this session, you'll learn the answers to these questions, with a particular focus on layer-2 Ethereum scaling platforms, UX and security trade-offs, and emerging solutions such as Cosmos.

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Kent Barton (FoxDAO)

Head of R&D, ShapeShift
Kent fell headlong down the crypto rabbit hole in 2012 after learning about Bitcoin. In 2014 he founded Ethereum Denver, with the goal of helping to position the Denver/Boulder region as a vibrant hub of crypto innovation.Much of his current work at ShapeShift focuses on a vexing... Read More →

Thursday May 16, 2019 11:00am - 11:50am MDT
Riverside 1724 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302