Events Spring 2019

Blockchains, Micropayments and Zero Knowledge (ZK Day 2019)

Apr. 13, 2019 10:00 am5:00 pm

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Calvin Lab

"Blockchains, Micropayments and Zero Knowledge" is a one-day workshop featuring interactive sessions with leading scientists and entrepreneurs on emerging opportunities in cryptography. Participation is by invitation only.

This event is co-sponsored by EY and Protocol Labs.


9:30 a.m.

Coffee and check-in

10:00 a.m.

Shafi Goldwasser, Simons Institute Director

10:10 a.m.

Algorand: The Truly Distributed Ledger
Silvio Micali, MIT, Founder of Algorand

11:10 a.m.


11:20 a.m.

From Zero Knowledge to Private Transactions
Alessandro Chiesa, UC Berkeley, Co-Founder of StarkWare and ZCash

12:20 p.m.


1:30 p.m.

Privacy Challenges in Machine Learning
Shafi Goldwasser

2:30 p.m.

Lattice-based Zero Knowledge and Applications
Daniele Micciancio, UCSD

3:30 p.m.

Forensics and Zero Knowledge
Ben Fisch, Stanford University

4:00 p.m.


Contact Senior Development Director Amy Ambrose at amyambrose [at] berkeley [dot] edu for further information.