Bitcoin Edge Dev++ / BC2

TECHNICAL BOOTCAMP • October 4th-5th 2018 • Keio University, Japan
SCALING THE DEVELOPMENT CAPACITY OF THE INDUSTRY

Sponsors

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Sponsorship

If you are interested in sponsoring the Bitcoin Edge Events, please contact: [email protected]
 
Sponsorship is currently available via the sponsorship of the Scaling Bitcoin - Kaizen event.

Important Dates:

  • 2018-09-20 23:59 UTC - Last day for sponsorship application
  • 2018-09-20 23:59 UTC - Submission of logos for print (must be submitted in AI or SVG vector file formats)

Trainers

Karl-Johan Alm
Bitcoin Core Contributor
DG Lab
Luke Dash Jr
Bitcoin Core Contributor
Eric Voskuil
Libbitcoin

Requirements

The Dev++ course is meant to familiarize you with core Bitcoin algorithms, how by being combined together they form the Bitcoin peer to peer network, as well as to review and experiment with rapidly maturing layer-2 technologies.

Trainee Requirements:

  • Background in computer engineering
  • Knowledge of data structures and networking
  • Experience with a major software development language such as C++, Java, Python, Go, JavaScript (NodeJs), Scala etc.

Requirements to participate in the hands-on part of the course:

  • Familiarity with C++
  • Familiarity with Python
  • Familiarity with GCC toolchain
  • Basic knowledge of Git

You should have previous experience working with C++ projects and possess knowledge of data structures and networking. If you develop software using a different ecosystem such as Java, NodeJs, Python, Go etc., you can participate in the course but will have difficulty performing some of the tasks.

Beneficial knowledge:

  • Experience with Unix
  • Previous experience with cryptography

What you must bring

  • Participant must bring his own laptop (Windows, OSX, Linux)

Additional information will be published closer to the date of the event.

Material

Please note that all Dev++ sessions will be recorded and published on this site under CC-BY license.

Location

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Keio University

Keio University

Keio University
2 Chome-15-45 Mita, Minato-ku
Tōkyō-to 108-8345, Japan
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Registration

- WHO SHOULD ATTEND -
  • Students preparing for internships or first year jobs
  • Developers starting with Bitcoin development
  • Developers looking to integrate with Bitcoin

Ticket sales will begin on May 15th

About

Planning Committee

  • Anton Yemelyanov, Base58 Association NPO. (Planning Committee Chair)
  • Nelly Milanova, Base58 Association NPO.
  • Jeremy Rubin, Bitcoin Core Contributor
  • Neha Narula, MIT DCI
  • Ethan Heilman, Boston University
  • Ferdinando M. Ametrano, Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology professor at Politecnico di Milano
  • Byron Gibson, Engineering Consultant and Startup Advisor
  • Anditto Heristyo, DG Lab
  • Taro Watanabe, Digital Garage
  • Shigeya Suzuki, Keio University
  • Kanta Matsuura, The University of Tokyo

Tutorial Committee

  • Shin'ichiro Matsuo, Georgetown University, BSafe.network
  • Pindar Wong, BSafe.network
  • Taro Watanabe, Digital Garage
  • Jimmy Song, Paxos
  • Anton Yemelyanov, Base58 Association NPO.
  • Shigeya Suzuki, Keio University