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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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Jul 24th 6:00 pm
- Nulab Drinking Code Singapore
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Jul 24th 8:00 am
- Rainmaking SG Breakfast: How FinTech Startups Are Changing Commercial Banking
Join us as we discuss the startup trends and macroeconomic forces that are changing the commercial banking industry.
Jul 24th 5:30 pm
- Google Next Billion Users: Tech, Trust and Safety in NBU Markets
At this 5th edition, we will focus on Tech, Trust and Safety for NBU Markets. In NBU markets, users often face unique “cultural” challenges when it comes to access, content, community, privacy and safety. Learn about the opportunities we have to create gender equitable, safer products, content programs, and marketing initiatives.
Jul 25th 6:30 pm
- Who Needs Product Marketing Anyway?
A good product marketer defines your audience, names your product, develops effective messaging to stand out from the competition and evangelizes your differentiated service to customers and influencers. Join us for a straight-talking session straight from Silicon Valley and a panel discussion fuelled by pizza, beer and passionate ideas about the next big thing.
Jul 25th 7:00 pm
- Fireside Chat with Fabian Pfortmuller – Community Canvas
A Fireside chat with Fabian Pfortmüller from Community Canvas, moderated by Gwendolyn Regina. In this session, Fabian will share insights on his research (Community Canvas) for 10 mins, followed by a fireside chat with Gwendolyn about his experience in building communities.
Jul 25th 6:30 pm
- DAWS – 25 July 2018
In this talk, you will learn how the rule of thumb & algorithms work in tandem to create platforms for marketing and advertising in the digital economy, and learn why and how to use real world testing to discover which marketing dollars are the most effective.
Jul 26th 7:30 pm
Jul 26th 4:00 pm
- Dropbox Live #1: The Future of Work
In our inaugural Facebook Live event, we’ll be having a fireside chat addressing the future of the workforce, and how being more digitally connected has and continues to affect the development of ideas and collaboration across borders.
Jul 26th 6:00 pm
- New Era of Crypto Mining
Come and learn more about the latest crypto mining technology and investment opportunities. Attendees also stand a chance to win attractive prizes in the lucky draw!
Jul 27th 10:00 am
- BlockSpace Asia 2018
BlockSpace Asia 2018 is a one-day event connecting over 200 industry leaders, business decision makers, tech innovators and investors.
Jul 27th 6:30 pm
- WWCodeSG Hackathon 2018
We are coming together for a Women Who Code Hackathon! Our theme will be DIVERSITY.
Jul 27th 6:30 pm
- With Trusted Data We Connect
μNEST is building a public blockchain that aims to lower the barriers of entry for IoT + Blockchain integrated technology and allow normal developers to quickly deploy PoC. With more than 20 years of experience in electronics and applied cryptography, the team at μNEST is on a mission to increase security for IoT generated data.
Jul 28th 2:00 pm
- Adobe X General Assembly: Creative Jam “Recycling as Lifestyle”
Adobe has teamed up with General Assembly Singapore to improve recycling in Singapore. This creative jam brings together designers and innovators to solve the “Recycling as a lifestyle” challenge and you are invited to meet the selected teams and watch their final pitches.
Jul 31st 5:30 pm
- Demystifying GDPR For Startups
Want to know how the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) impacts your startup? In partnership with Deloitte, we seek to help you find out how your startup can build trust with stakeholders, and better manage your personal data in the new data security era.
Jul 31st 6:30 pm
- Podcast 101: Start your Podcast Show Right!
Want to create a podcast but have no idea how? Podcasts are also fantastic way to share your cause, your passion and start your movement!
Jul 31st 7:00 pm
- Wine, Cheese, TYPESCRIPT!