Check Out What Happened in Algorand Hong Kong Meetup!By Apr 26, 2019 2 Min Read
The Algorand team is coming to town! Hosted by C Block Capital 25 April, the Algorand meetup gathered blockchain dApp teams, community partners and financial professionals to discuss on the blockchain trilemma and how Algorand can effectively address the issues.
Moderator and Speakers (From left to right), Joe Wu of Block 72, Edwin Chu of Blocksq, Jing Chen of Algorand and Margaret Yang of Singularity Financial Limited.
Jing Chen, Head of Theory Research and Chief Scientist of Algorand shared with the audience on the latest development of Algorand. As a pure PoS protocol, Jing first illustrated the pain points with other PoS protocol such as Delegated PoS and bonded PoS. She then elaborated on the vision of Algorand, as well as token mechanics, its adversary model and steps to achieve consensus.
Jing explained the pain points of existing DPOS and BPOS blockchain protocols.
Jing revealed the development progress of Algorand’s TestNet.
Jing answered questions from audience regarding privacy concern of Algorand.