Workshops
Fall 2019

Large-Scale Consensus and Blockchains

Oct. 22Oct. 25, 2019
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Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
9:00 am9:20 am
Coffee and Check-In
9:20 am9:30 am
Welcome Remarks
9:30 am10:30 am
10:30 am11:00 am
Break
11:00 am12:00 pm
Christian Cachin (University of Bern)
12:00 pm2:00 pm
Lunch
2:00 pm3:00 pm
Maurice Herlihy (Brown University) 
3:00 pm3:30 pm
Break
3:30 pm4:30 pm
Tal Rabin (Algorand Foundation)
4:30 pm5:30 pm
Reception
Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019
9:00 am9:30 am
Coffee and Check-In
9:30 am10:15 am
Rajmohan Rajamanran (Northeastern University)
10:15 am11:00 am
David Tse (Stanford University) 
11:00 am11:30 am
Break
11:30 am12:00 pm
12:00 pm12:30 pm
Alberto Sonnino (Facebook/Calibra)
12:30 pm2:00 pm
Lunch
2:00 pm2:30 pm
Ling Ren (UIUC)
2:30 pm3:00 pm
Kartik Nayak (Duke University)
3:00 pm3:30 pm
Jing Chen (Stony Brook University and Algorand Inc.)
3:30 pm4:00 pm
Break
4:00 pm4:30 pm
4:30 pm5:00 pm
Lun Wang (UC Berkeley)
Thursday, October 24th, 2019
9:00 am9:30 am
Coffee and Check-In
9:30 am10:15 am
Ran Canetti (Boston University)
10:15 am11:00 am
Rafael Pass (Cornell University) 
11:00 am11:30 am
Break
11:30 am12:00 pm
12:00 pm12:30 pm
Josef Widder (Tendermint/Interchain)
12:30 pm2:00 pm
Lunch
2:00 pm2:30 pm
2:30 pm3:00 pm
Kevin Seqniki (Cornell University)
3:00 pm3:30 pm
Mathieu Baudet (Facebook/Calibra)
3:30 pm4:00 pm
Break
4:00 pm4:30 pm
George Danezis (UCL and Facebook/Calibra)
4:30 pm5:00 pm
Friday, October 25th, 2019
9:00 am9:30 am
Coffee and Check-In
9:30 am10:30 am
Tim Roughgarden (Columbia University)
10:30 am11:00 am
Break
11:00 am11:45 am
Ittay Eyal (Technion)
11:45 am12:30 pm
Zhiguo He (University of Chicago)
12:30 pm2:00 pm
Lunch
2:00 pm3:00 pm
Jacob Leshno (University of Chicago)
3:00 pm3:30 pm
Break
3:30 pm4:15 pm
Matt Weinberg (Princeton University)
4:15 pm5:15 pm
Vitalik Buterin (Ethereum)