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October 13 - 15



2-for-1: Lies, Damned Lies, and Blockchains

Now more than ever before, many organizations are interested in solving certain problems by sprinkling some blockchain pixie dust on it. Unfortunately, the gap between the problems blockchain is good for and the ones that it’s shoehorned into is widening every day.

In this talk, we’ll identify the worst misuses and antipatterns of this very powerful technology, and give you strategies for evaluating whether your own applications are a good fit or not. By the end of the talk, you should feel confident about looking at a given application and assessing if there’s a potential blockchain use case — or if there isn’t.