Current Trends in Blockchain Technology

Date

August 2, 2018

Speaker

Arvind Arasu, Carsten Binnig, Srinath Setty, Dawn Song

Overview

Blockchains are an emerging technology that promises to transform contracts and transactions between mutually untrusted entities. The goal of this session is to explore current trends in blockchain systems with a set of presentations focusing on performance and security of blockchain systems and on connections between blockchains and traditional database systems.