Join hundreds of hackers from around the world to collaborate together on decentralized applications. We challenge you to build on Algorand and use our APIs for a chance to win first-sixth place prizes (listed below). Our team of technical evangelists will be there to mentor you and make it as a finalist.
Don’t miss our sessions at this event:
Blockchain and IoT: Building on Algorand; by our Tech Evangelist, Sam Abbassi
Time: Saturday September 7th → 10:30AM - 10:55AM
Location: Paul Revere/104
Building Technical Innovation for the Borderless Economy; By our Head of Product, Paul Riegle
Time: Saturday September 7th → 4:00PM - 4:25PM
Location: Bunker Hill/108
Find out more at algorand.com/hack
Over his career, Paul has led products and driven product strategy for organizations ranging from startups to Fortune 25 environments. Prior to joining Algorand, Paul was with Carbon Black where he led product management for all strategic initiatives across a portfolio of products that produce over $200 million in recurring revenue. This role included being market facing where he pushed to educate, advocate, and contribute to thought leadership in the cybersecurity space. Prior to Carbon Black, Paul held a number of leadership positions including global product management at IBM and founding a sales oriented startup. Paul holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Integrated Science and Technology from James Madison University and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.
Sam is a software engineer with a background in economics and neuroscience. Sam co-founded and lead Bushido Lab, a cryptocurrency and blockchain development company out of Miami, FL. Sam is currently a Technical Evangelist in the Developer Relations Dept at Algorand and teaches blockchain and cryptocurrency fundamentals at Miami-Dade College.
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