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:
CS Taub Auditorium 1

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-14th, 2017 in Auditorium 1, CS Taub Building, 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 Biham – Technion
Prof. Eli Ben-Sasson – Technion

Confirmed Speakers
Prof. Eli Ben-Sasson – Technion
Vitalik Buterin – Ethereum, Chief Scientist; Foundation President
Prof. Joseph Bonneau – New York University
Prof. Itay Eyal – Technion
Prof. Rafael Pass – Cornell University
Zooko Wilcox O’Hearn – ZCash, Founder and CEO
Peter Van Valkenburgh, J.D. – Coin Center, Director of Research
Prof. Aviv Zohar – Hebrew University

Attendance is free, but registration is required.

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