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Wednesday, August 29 • 10:15am - 10:35am
Keynote: Preethi Kasireddy, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, TruStory in conversation with Jim Zemlin, Executive Director, The Linux Foundation

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Blockchains have been a catalyst for immense amounts of progress that is being made in the field of distributed systems. In fact, blockchains have forced technologists and scientists to question long-established paradigms in distributed systems. In this talk, Preethi will provide a high-level overview of traditional distributed systems and the consensus problem. Then she will explain how blockchains created a major reframing of the consensus problem within distributed and decentralized systems.

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Preethi Kasireddy

CEO, TruStory
Preethi Kasireddy is the Founder & CEO of TruStory, a platform for users to discover and validate claims that people make online.She was previously a partner at Andreessen Horowitz, a banker at Goldman Sachs, and most recently a software engineer at Coinbase. She's an avid learner... Read More →

Wednesday August 29, 2018 10:15am - 10:35am PDT
West Ballroom A/B