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*** Session ***
Blockchain proof-of-work, more commonly known as blockchain mining, is a consensus protocol which ensures the integrity of blockchain data.
In proof-of-work, miners compete to add the next block in a sequential chain by racing to solve a cryptographic puzzle. The first miner to find the solution wins a reward in the form of an amount of cryptocurrency specific to that blockchain. For example, successful miners on the Bitcoin blockchain currently receive 12.5 Bitcoins for each mined block.
In this session, we will listen to a miner’s story about how she started with cryptocurrency mining, why she chose to mine primarily on the Ethereum blockchain, and whether she thinks it is still worthwhile to start mining at this juncture.
*** Program ***
- 7:00pm – 7:30pm: Registration & Networking
- 7:30pm – 8:30pm: A Story of One Cryptocurrency Miner’s Journey
- 8:30pm – 9:30pm: Dinner & Drinks
(The restaurant has fantastic food & microbrewery beer. Let’s enjoy the talk over dinner & drinks!)
*** Speaker ***
Yan Chia, originally hailing from that mystical part of Singapore known as Yishun, first fell in love with computer technology when a friend introduced her to a little game called “Leisure Suit Larry”.
As a nerdy child, Yan enjoyed solving puzzles – including simple cryptography – for fun, never imagining that that would one day pay for her way in life.
As a nerdy adult Yan now spends most of her waking hours mining and trading cryptocurrencies and also encouraging more women to explore the potentials and pitfalls of this Brave New World.
Monday, January 22nd
7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
The 1925 Microbrewery & Restaurant
369 Jalan Besar, Level 2, Singapore 208997
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Feb 21st 7:00 pm
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Feb 21st 6:30 pm
- Rolls Royce X DSSG
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Feb 22nd 7:00 pm
- WeWork x SUITS
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Feb 22nd 7:00 pm
- Inside The Minds Of Brilliant Designers
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Feb 22nd 8:30 am
- DevSecCon Singapore
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Feb 23rd 5:00 pm
- Ecommerce Hackathon: SG
If you have an interest in APIs and eCommerce, you’re in luck – Easyship’s putting the two together for the first ever eCommerce Hackathon. Sign up and create something awesome for a chance to win $1000SGD!
Feb 24th 9:00 am
- Unicon 2018
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Feb 27th 6:30 pm
- DBS Developers Night
Join us for a night of swag, booze, and food in great company. The main event of the night is a sneak preview for new features (which you’ve asked for!) that’ll make your lives much easier. We’ll also be honouring the devs who’ve worked tirelessly with us to be our launch partners. You’ll also have the chance to meet our developers who’ve spent countless nights on this, and ask them everything you’ve ever wanted to know about our APIs.
Feb 27th 5:00 pm
- Microsoft Tech Series: Deep Dive Into Microsoft’s Latest Data Platform Tools
Join us as Alyssa Ong, Microsoft Technical Evangelist, share about the latest and most popular data science tools by Microsoft, such as the Data Science Virtual Machine, Azure Machine Learning Workbench, Cognitive Services and more.