25th Blockchain meetup: The EOS Platform

In this meetup the ComeTogether team (https://cometogether.network/) is going to introduce EOS to us.

The agenda for the meetup is:

19.00 – 20.00 Introduction to EOS
20.00 – 20.15 Break
20.15 – 21.15 Example EOS Application
21.15 – 21.30 Discussion / networking / end


Introduction to EOS
The audience is going to be introduced to the basic concepts and characteristics of the EOS platform. It will go through how scalable EOS is (explaining the consensus algorithm), as well as it’s governance and token model.

Example EOS Application
The ComeTogether EOS protocol/app is going to be discussed. From design decisions to implementation the audience will get an idea of how to go through the process of implementing an app in EOS. A demonstration of the app is going to conclude the talk.

Short Biographies of presenters:

Lazaros Penteridis (Founder/CEO)
Former AI and Robotics software engineer for 3 years. Has developed cloud robotics solutions, for clients such as Ericsson. MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH).

Stavros Antoniadis (Co-Founder/Blockchain engineer)
Deep into smart contract development and cryptoeconomics. Formerly, mobile developer and test automation engineer at Schoox Inc. Final year student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, AUTH.

Nikos Chatzivasileiadis (Co-Founder/Full stack engineer)
Wide spectrum of software skills. Formerly, web developer intern at Veltio Greece Ltd. Final year student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, AUTH.

Stathis Mitskas (Co-Founder/Full stack engineer)
Has acquired three master degrees (CS, Finance-Banking, Leadership), two of which at the University of Bristol. Has been awarded the best paper on the 1st Workshop on Blockchain-enabled Networked Sensor Systems (BlockSys 2018).

The environment is casual and there will be plenty of opportunities to learn and more importantly get to know each other. After the event everyone is welcome to one of the nearby cafeterias to get to know each other.

Hope to see you there!