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Open Eventsmember meetupLe Wagon TokyoBlockchain 2019.04.25

Introduction to OmiseGO and Plasma – ApéroTalk with Po-An Lin



You want to understand blockchain’s application to other fields than finance? Or you’re simply wondering what is life as a researcher about the most exciting technology of the 21st century?

For this talk, we’re extremely happy to welcome Po-An Lin, research engineer at OmiseGO, who will share with us the latest advances with the OmiseGO project and its use of the Plasma architecture.
He will also cover the basics of the Ethereum blockchain, the challenges it is facing, and explain why Plasma could accelerate its adoption as the main platform to develop and run decentralized applications.

If you want to learn more about Plasma, here is a first read we recommend before the event:

ApéroTalk is our event series based on a very simple (and very French) concept: Apéro and Talk.


• 7:00 pm – Doors open

• 7:30 pm – Talk and Q&A by Po-An

• 8:30 pm – Networking session

Le Wagon Tokyo ( is a coding school for startups, creative people and tech entrepreneurs. Our 9-week Full-Stack Coding Bootcamp ( is designed for complete beginners or “half-beginners” who really want to dive into programming and, above all, change their mindset. Learn to think like a developer, consider issues with new insight, and become more autonomous thanks to these newly acquired abilities.

The next Tokyo batch will start on July 1st and applications are open. ( Still considering whether to apply or not? Try our free online track! (