FOAM presents NYC Blockchain Showcase at NewLab: MakerDAO Relevant Livepeer

February 12, 2019

February 12, 2019

6:30 pm To 9:00 pm

19 Morris Avenue #building 128, Brooklyn, NY 11205


    Event Description


    The NYC blockchain space is overflowing with ideas that accelerate the adoption of distributed ledger technology. FOAM presents a NYC Showcase of local blockchain projects to bring a discussion series on the decentralized infrastructure of the future.  In this first event, we invited three companies pushing the frontier blockchain to solve problems ranging from fake news to payments without network connection to present alongside our work in Proof of Location. We will hear from: MakerDAO – a project innovating stablecoins, collateral loans, and decentralized governance with a presentation by head of Business Development Ashleigh Schap Relevant – a social news reader that values quality over clicks with a presentation by founder Slava Balasanov Livepeer – a decentralized video streaming protocol that empowers developers to build video enabled applications backed by scalable and cost efficient video streaming infrastructure by software engineer Angie Ramirez FOAM – building decentralized location services to empower a consensus-driven map of the world with a presentation by co-founder Ryan King This event will be hosted at the New Lab in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, a multi-disciplinary technology center, shared workspace and research lab. Schedule: 6:30-7pm – Arrival, food and drinks 7-8pm – Presentations  8pm-close Questions and Netwoking



    About the Organizers

    FOAM is a protocol for building a consensus driven map of the world and to provide secure Proof of Location services. The Foamspace team is based out of the New Lab.

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