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Lightning Talks - Tech Happy Hour

Setup Time:
15 minutes
Friday, February 26, 2021 at 06:00pm
Friday, February 26, 2021 at 07:00pm
Teardown Time:
15 minutes
Estimated size:

And we're back !! Your favorite tech social happy hour is on again for the year. We will be host interesting topics, projects, or business ideas. Due to COVID-19, all Hacker Dojo events will be virtual until the Dojo can safely reopen.

There is a small change to our traditional schedule: the talks will begin on the last Friday of the month for now.

Contact [email protected] if you are interested in signing up as a speaker!

There will be Q&A followed after each talk. We are excited to see you there!

🎙️ Confirmed speakers and topics:

★ Edward De Jong - Beads
Edward is a long-time software developer, and he has built word processors, desktop publishing, labeling, painting programs, and educational software. He is currently VP of Engineering for a startup in Voice over Internet (aka VOIP).

The talk would be about a new computer language he has developed called “Beads” (www.beadslang.org), which is now in a free beta test. It has unique features like a graph database inside the language and a layout model. It is one of the easiest languages ever devised, and is for making web apps and graphical interactive software for desktop and mobile.

★ Blockchain John - Crypto Currency Chat

John is a Crypto Hobbyist and the Host of Crypto Currency Chat. He has been involved in the Crypto space roughly around 2010 and strictly enjoys being a part of the Cryptoverse and sharing knowledge with all the new Cryptonaunts in the world. His podcast, Crypto Currency Chat, has reached 62 Countries and continues to grow monthly. He is also working on a blockchain-related project.

In this talk, he will talk about Crypto and how it has changed the world as we know it. Decentralized technology is the way things will transition, and Web 3.0 is the future that will integrate IPFS (awesome tech). Blockchain tech is gaining momentum all the time, and it is awesome to see how companies are transitioning their tech into Blockchain.

🎓 Agenda (subject to change)

6:00 PM: Lightning Talks begin. Time to say hi and quick networking!

6:10 PM: Blockchain John - Crypto Currency Chat

6:25 PM: Edward De Jong - Beads

★ Direct link: https://zoom.us/j/94886505573?pwd=ZkhpQ2hDa2h6WGZWVk9hSURzV0MwZz09

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