Emerging Trends

A6: Blockchain Technology: Under the Covers

Friday, September 23, 2022 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Room 401


Are you new to crypto, or wondering how it all really works? Attend this session for an introduction to the underlying technology, including hashing, mining, establishing the blockchain, distributed consensus mechanisms and more. Explore the anatomy of a double-spend (aka 51%) attack and other vulnerabilities in the crypto, smart contract, and NFT space.