Blockchain Meetups in Hong Kong

Upcoming Meetups

Fractalide is building Cardano blockchain Dapps and wallets

ORGANIZED BY: Hong Kong Cardano Meetup
DATE: 30 August 2018, 7.00pm – 9.00pm| LOCATION: Emurgo HK

Guest Speakers: Stewart Mackenzie & Claes Wallin

Co-hosted with Hong Kong Functional Programming Group
Tomas Tauber

Emurgo HK will be hosting Fractalide, a programming platform using dataflow graphs. Under the hood, it’s using Nix, Rust and Racket. The talk will have two parts:

1) introducing Hyperflow: a Cardano dapp browser
2) introducing Cantor: a Cardano wallet

Central Bitcoin Meetup

DATE: 6 August 2018, 7.00pm – 9.00pm| LOCATION: Grappas Cellar

Our monthly casual Bitcoin meetup. Catch up with the crowd, enjoy a drink or snacks and catch up on blockchain drama.

Hardware Wallets – What Makes Them Secure?

DATE: 6 August 2018, 7.00pm – 9.00pm| LOCATION: Garage Society DVR

Cryptocurrency wallets are promoted as easy-to-use and secure alternatives to keeping your coins on a computer or phone. What makes a hardware wallet secure, and under what circumstances can they be broken?

Tangem co-founder Andrew Pantyukhin and Andrey Kurennykh will explain how assured microelectronics works, review hypothetical and commonly used attacks and ways to defend against them. Andrew will compare the architecture of popular wallets such as Ledger, Trezor and OpenDime with Tangem.

GemVault ICO Launching Ceremony

DATE: 8 August 2018, 3.00pm – 5.00pm| LOCATION: 4/F Tung Hip Commercial Building

Welcome to the 1st Launching Ceremony for the GemVault ICO.

The gem and jewelry industry has been around for thousands of years and for most of the time in history has only been enjoyed by royalty or people of the elite class. Industry dynamics have created a wonderful opportunity which we intend to take advantage of:
GemVault is a crypto-currency aiming to tokenize the gem industry by putting gems on the Blockchain as a new vehicle of exchange and investment in gems.

Smart Banknotes for Blockchain

ORGANIZED BY: Capco Connect APAC team
DATE: 14 August 2018, 6.30pm – 8.00pm| LOCATION: WeWork Wan Chai

This is a public event so please feel free to bring along who you like. We have a limited number of seats so please sign up here ASAP to secure yourself a spot.

Our guest speaker will be Andrew Pantyukhin, co-founder of Tangem. Tangem is a new microelectronics technology enabling secure physical circulation of digital assets in the form of NFC-powered smart banknotes based on the latest secure element integrated circuits. With Bitcoin notes on sale in Singapore and Hong Kong, and the first projects printing their custom ERC20 notes, Tangem is expanding its list of active countries, partners and use cases.