Watch / State Channels
Speaker: Liam Horne, Tom Close
Event: Devcon 5
Date: Oct 2019
Liam Horne is a co-founder of L4 and a core developer of Counterfactual, the open framework for generalized state channels on ethereum. Previous to co-founding L4, Liam was Director of Engineering at Atomic, the CTO of Piinpoint (YC W ’14), and founded Hack the North, Canada’s largest hackathon series. He studied CS at Waterloo, and received the Thiel Fellowship in 2015.
Tom is the founder of Magmo, a state channel research and development company working to make state channels more accessible to developers. Before entering the ethereum ecosystem he was VP Engineering at Zesty (YC W14), which he joined after completing a PhD in Quantum Computing at Oxford University.
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