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Workshop: Theory and Practice of Blockchains 2019

From May 27 to May 29, 2019, Department of Computer Science at Aarhus University invites you to a workshop on Theory and Practice of Blockchains 2019 (TPBC19) bringing together researchers working on the theory and implementation of blockchains.

2019.02.17 | Malene Bisgaard Blaabjerg Andersen

Date Mon 27 May Wed 29 May
Time 09:30    17:00
Location Peter Bøgh Andersen Auditorium (build. 5335, room 016), Finlandsgade 23, 8200 Aarhus N

Recent advances in blockchain technology have spurred academic research in many different related areas. The workshop aims to enable interdisciplinary research and foster collaboration among theoreticians and practitioners in blockchain protocols, distributed systems, and cryptography.

The program will include recent research in the sub-themes of consensus protocols, zero-knowledge proofs, privacy and anonymity-preserving techniques, language design and semantics for smart contracts, formal verification of cryptographic protocols and implementations, among other relevant topics. 

Confirmed speakers:

Andrew Miller, Ariel Gabizon, Benedikt Bünz, Chaya Ganesh, Christian Badertscher, Christian Cachin, Esha Ghosh, Foteini Baldimtsi, Itay Tsabary, Ivan Damgård, Jan Camenisch, Jan Hofmann, Mahdi Zamani, Matteo Maffei, Muthuramakrishnan Venkitasubramaniam, Partisia, Pavel Hubáček, Russell OConnor, Sarah Meiklejohn, Sebastian Faust, Simon Thompson, Stefan Dziembowski, Tal Moran, Thomas Kerber, Vassilis Zikas.  

More information about the workshop can be found on the workshop website where you can also register. Find it HERE!

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