Blockchain: From Bitcoin to Ethereum

Griff McClellan
1:40-2:55, Farnsworth

Abstract

A conceptual explanation of Bitcoin and Ethereum, including Bitcoin conceived of as a game and how Ethereum generalizes the idea of the blockchain to replace any centralized service. The deeper paradigm is decentralization. Along the way, you will be regaled by some surprising tales of mystery and adventure.

Presenter Bio

Griff McClellan is a software developer who has code in Sims2 and SimCity4 games. More recently, he worked for RChain, a blockchain company.

Email:
g@mcbocker.net