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This is an event taking place at Wayra’s HQ in London, with the main topic about #PracticalBlockchain and enterprise use cases.
- Gabriele Cacciola – CTO & Co-founder of Ocyan
- Alfonso de la Rocha – Blockchain Technological Expert at Telefonica
- Simon Stone – Lead engineer, IBM Blockchain Platform developer experience
- Aviv Lichtigstein – CEO at 101 Blockchains
- Emmanuel Marchal – Managing Director at ConsenSys
- 5.45pm: event starts
- 5.55pm: 101Blockchains
- 6pm: Ocyan
- 6.25pm: Telefonica
- 6.50pm: break
- 7pm: Besu: Bridging the Hyperledger and Ethereum Communities
- 7.25pm: Hyperledger Fabric v2.0
- 7.50pm: networking
- Use #PracticalBlockchain to share at the social media
- Food (pizza) and drinks will be provided
- Once you are at the building’s reception, ask to go to Wayra’s 4th floor or ask for Gabriele Cacciola from Ocyan
- We must leave the venue by 8:30pm
Who is backing the event
- Ocyan – ocyan.com – Gabriele Cacciola
- Hyperledger – hyperledger.org – Marta Piekarska-Geater
- Jefferson Frank – jeffersonfrank.com – Mark Emmerson
- Telefonica/Wayra – wayra.org – Victor Aloi
- 101 Blockchains – 101blockchains.com – Aviv Lichtigstein
- Consensys – consensys.net – Vijay Michalik
Ocyan enables the disruption of traditional industries with emerging technologies, by providing an end-to-end Cloud Operating System for enterprise blockchains is only the beginning. We have been actively engaged with use cases from Tier-1 to Tier-3 organisations within the FinTech, Logistics, Energy, O&G and Telecom industries who have been trying to scale, deploy and manage blockchain applications within their enterprise environment. Our On-premise “Cloud Operating System” provides features such as the formation and management of trusted and secure blockchain consortia, back-office and legacy integrations with blockchain and P2P networks, and serverless data pipeline for any blockchain network.
Wayra is Telefónica’s global innovation arm. Wayra democratises entrepreneurship by providing access to networks and capital, turning start-ups into scale-ups, while ensuring that the start-ups reflect the UK diversity. To date, it has already accelerated almost 300 start-ups and invested in 193 of them, which currently have a combined value of over $1bn and have had 137 trials or contracts with Telefónica, generating $18.5m in revenue for its portfolio of start-ups. Wayra has seven hubs in Europe and Latin America, reaching the entrepreneurial ecosystems of 10 countries, making it one of the world’s most global, connected and technological innovation hubs.
Hyperledger is an open source collaborative effort created to advance cross-industry blockchain technologies. It is a global collaboration, hosted by The Linux Foundation. Of the 70+ open source organizations the Linux Foundation has launched, Hyperledger holds the distinction as the fastest growing, with current member list reaching over 250 corporates, including some of the biggest names in the industry.
About Jefferson Frank
Jefferson Frank is the Amazon Web Services (AWS) recruiter of choice. We work with organizations worldwide to find and deliver the best AWS professionals on the planet. Backed by private equity firm TPG Growth, we have a proven track record servicing the AWS recruitment market and, to date, have worked with over 30,000 organizations globally.
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About 101 BLOCKCHAINS
101 Blockchains is a professional and trusted provider of enterprise blockchain research and training. Our core mission is to train leading enterprise professionals to become global blockchain experts by providing them practical up to date knowledge and up-skilling.
ConsenSys is a leading venture production studio building decentralized applications, developer and end-user tools and providing end to end services, focusing primarily on the Ethereum blockchain technology.
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