The Story of Villagers, Marbles and Oh, A Blockchain

By Supriya Srivatsa

"Blockchain is to transaction, what the Internet is to information."

That sounds mighty, but what really is blockchain? What void does it fill, and how does it really work behind the scenes?

This story styled talk will walk you through a world of many marbles, some blocks and a chain, slowly exploring the nuances of the technology, wading through cryptography, consensus protocols and mastering the intricacies of the technology.