NEAR SF Builder Day ๐ŸŒ‰

Hosted by Banyan Collective
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โ€‹The NEAR HACKS team is onboarding Rust and Javascript developers to the NEAR ecosystem at the NEAR SF Builder Day on December 10th from 10 am-7 pm! ๐ŸŽ‰

โ€‹After our stops in Miami, Austin, and New York City, we are stoked to meet more builders in San Francisco!

โ€‹NEAR's key ecosystem players will unpack the most cutting-edge innovations and opportunities across the NEAR ecosystem like decentralized and censorship-resistant frontends, Proximity Labs' $10M Orderbook DEX grant program, NEAR's Developer DAO, Aurora Plus, and more!

โ€‹Join us at Digital Garage, a renowned startup incubator and innovation hub in Downtown SF for a full day of insightful talks and hands-on technical workshops that spotlights builders in the NEAR ecosystem. Hear from founders blazing uncharted trails in the realm of decentralized technology and learn from the developers at the forefront of the tech!

โ€‹We encourage builders and enthusiasts with varying backgrounds & skill sets to register and attend.

โ€‹Event capacity is extremely limited, register now!

โ€‹What to expect

  • โ€‹An introductory talk covering the NEAR Protocol landscape, and a forward-looking keynote from Alex Skidanov, co-founder of NEAR Protocol.

  • โ€‹Talks from Web3 startup founders, seasoned investors, NEAR-native developers, and other top ecosystem players building the infrastructure and tooling to power the open web

  • โ€‹Educational and informative technical workshops from NEAR developers teaching the basics to start building your very own dApp on NEAR!

โ€‹Event Agenda

โ€‹10:00 AM - 10:45 AM: Venue Open w/ Snacks & Coffee

โ€‹10:45 AM-11:00 AM: Event Introduction by Nneoma Kanu, Project Lead at NEAR HACKS

โ€‹11:00 AM-11:45 AM: Introduction to NEAR Development in JavaScript by Zahid Islam, DevRel at NEAR SF

โ€‹11:00 AM- 11:30 AM: NEAR in the Past, Present, Future by Cameron Dennis, CEO of Banyan Collective

โ€‹11:45 PM-12:30 PM: Introduction to NEAR Development in Rust by Dorian Crutcher, DevRel at Pagoda

โ€‹11:30 AM-12:00 PM: Introducing NEAR OS by Alex Chiochhi, PM at NEAR's Founders Office

โ€‹12:00 PM-12:30 PM: The Developer Governance DAO by Maksym Zavershynskyi, Head of Engineering at Pagoda

โ€‹12:30 PM-1:00 PM: Navigating NEAR Data Infra by Tiffany Yijia Gao, Product Manager at Pagoda

โ€‹12:30 PM-1:00 PM: Building on Orderbook DEXs by Kendall Cole, GM at Proximity Labs

โ€‹1:00 PM- 2:00 PM: ๐Ÿฅž Lunch Break

โ€‹2:00 PM-2:30 PM: Ensuring Scalability w/ Nightshade & Doomslug by Alex Skidnov, Co-Founder of NEAR Protocol

โ€‹2:30 PM-3:00 PM: The NEAR Protocol Roadmap by Bowen Wang, Head of Protocol at Pagoda

โ€‹3:00 PM-3:30 PM: Securing a Smart Contract Audit by Christian Cuffy, Head of Accounts at Ottersec

โ€‹3:00 PM-4:00 PM: Decentralized Front-Ends on NEAR Social by Evgeny Kuzyakov, Founder of NEAR Social

โ€‹3:30 PM-4:00 PM: What Makes Aurora Special? by Boris Polania, DevRel at Aurora Labs

โ€‹4:00 PM-4:30 PM: โšก๏ธ Break

โ€‹4:30 PM-5:00 PM: Ref V2 & SDK by Lokp Ray, Researcher at Ref Finance

โ€‹4:30 PM-5:00 PM: Fundraising in a Bear Market by Ishan Goyal, Partnerships & Dealflow at Orange DAO, and Linh Tan, Head of Operations at Open Web Collective. Moderated by Carol Xie, Blockchain at Berkeley

โ€‹5:00 PM-5:30 PM: Decentralized Wireless Networks by Suruchi Gupta, Co-founder GIANT Protocol

โ€‹5:30 PM-6:00 PM: DAO Action Recipes by Jordan Gray, AstroDAO

โ€‹6:00 PM - 6:15 PM: Closing Remarks

โ€‹6:00 PM-7:00 PM: ๐Ÿธ Happy Hour

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