Hashgraph Consensus Mechanism

Mance Harmon, co-founder and CEO of Swirlds will be in Sydney in early December and we’ve partnered with PwC to host our last formal meetup of 2017.


5.30pm Arrivals and networking*
6.15pm  Presentation starts
7.00pm Q&A
7.30pm Networking
8.00pm Meetup ends

Topics that will be covered:

• What is Hashgraph and how is it different than blockchain?

• What are the potential use cases and applications that can be developed on Hashgraph?

• How to participate in the Hashgraph developer community?

About the Speaker:

Mance Harmon is the Co-founder and CEO of Swirlds. Previously, he was the Course Director for Cybersecurity at the US Air Force Academy, and research scientist in Machine Learning at Wright Laboratory. Mance has worked closely with Dr. Leemon Baird (Inventor of Hashgraph & CTO of Swirlds) for over 20 years when they both taught at the Air Force Academy. Together, they have since co-founded and exited two technology companies. Swirlds is the third company they are building together, with the mission of bringing the Hashgraph technology to the market, to help businesses and developers build applications that require distributed trust and consensus capabilities, with high reliability and scalability.

*Please note refreshments will be served, but we will be heading down to the pub for dinner at 8pm, so no pizza.