The 6th Summer School on Cyber and Computer Security

The 6th Summer School on Cyber and Computer Security

Date:
Sunday, 10.9.2017, 09:00
Place:
Technion

The Hiroshi Fujiwara Cyber Security Research Center will hold the 6th Summer School on Cyber and Computer Security: "Decentralized Cryptographic Currencies and Blockchains".

The event will take place on Sunday-Thursday, September 10th-15th, 2017 at the Technion, Haifa.

Tentative topics:
Bitcoin, Ethereum and ZCash — overview
Blockchain Scalability and Stability
Game theory, economic incentives
Zero knowledge proofs — applications to crypto-currencies
Legal and regulatroy aspects of crypto-currencies

Chairs:
Prof. Eli Ben-Sasson – Technion
Prof. Eli Biham – Technion

Speakers
Prof. Eli Ben-Sasson – Technion
Prof. Joseph Bonneau – New York University
Vitalik Buterin – Ethereum, Chief Scientist; Foundation President
Prof. Ittay Eyal – Technion
Kathryn Haun, J.D. – Stanford University and Coinbase
Dr. Neha Narula – MIT
Prof. Rafael Pass – Cornell University
Peter Van Valkenburgh, J.D. – Coin Center, Director of Research
Zooko Wilcox – ZCash, Founder and CEO
Prof. Aviv Zohar – Hebrew University

Attendance is free, but registration is required.

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