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Wyoming
Hackathon

9/20 3pm - 9/22 12pm

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WYOHACKATHON

CELEBRATING WYOMING’S BLOCKCHAIN LEADERSHIP

September 20 (3pm) - September 22 (12pm)

The 2019 WyoHackathon provides an opportunity for the global blockchain community and the State of Wyoming to converge, thank each other, collaborate, celebrate and keep Breakin' Through.

The WyoHackathon is a celebratory blockchain event for developers, entrepreneurs and established companies to experience the blockchain community, create amazing innovations and learn about the opportunities with blockchain technology and the new Wyoming legislation, while connecting with like-minded people.

Winners

  • ChainRider/DASH Challenge: 1st place: Blockchain Research Lab @ASU (Prize: $2,000 ChainRider.io credit for all participants and $5,000 ChainRider.io credit for winner)
  • Pocketful of Quarters Challenge: 1st place: Elevated Games Inc. | 2nd place: Snowball (Prize: The 2 winners’ games will be published by Quarters)
  • Green Challenge: 1st place: Green a Text Adventure | 2nd place: Power Trader | 3rd place: 8th Grade Shoshoni Code Wranglers (Prize: 1st place: 3 miners and 5 GREEN node licenses; 2nd place: 2 miners and 5 GREEN node licenses; 3rd place: 1 miner and 3 GREEN node licenses)
  • Cardano IOHK Challenge: Marlowe Extension: 1st place: Marlowe Improvements (Prize: $3,000)
  • Cardano IOHK Challenge: Marlowe Options: No applicants
  • Cardano IOHK Challenge: Plutus Extension: 1st place: The McIlwaine Brothers (Prize: $3,000)
  • Simba Chain Challenge: 1st place: Governance App (Prize: 3-D printer)
  • Kraken: Data Everywhere Challenge: 1st place: Ivest | 2nd place: goWY | 3rd place: Tom Spettigue (Prizes: 1st place: $2,500. 2nd place: $1,500; 3rd place: $1,000)
  • Kraken: Arbitrage Profit Challenge: 1st place: Block-pain | 2nd place: Halborn | 3rd place: Peach Labs – Watch Bot (Prizes: 1st place: $10,000; 2nd place: $6,000; 3rd place: $1,000)
  • Consensys Challenge: 1st place: MitoSYS | Runner Up: Dat Fire Fantasy Football (Prize: 1st place: $3,000; Runner Up: $1,000)
  • Elevated Games Challenge: No applicants
  • Aicumen Challenge: No applicants
  • Arcade Challenge: 1st place: Timur Kiyazov | 2nd place: Joshua Arulsamy (Prize: 1st place: 3 miners and 10 Arcade node licenses; 2nd place: 2 miners and 5 node licenses; 3rd place: 1 miner and 3 node licenses)
  • WyoHackathon Interoperability Challenge: 1st place: Justin Moon – Snowball | 2nd place: Raj Sadaye – EV Roaming Charging | 3rd place: Seth Goldfarb - My Wallet (Prizes: 1st place: $6,000; 2nd place: $2,500; 3rd place: $1,500)
  • Best for Wyoming: 1st place: Sovereign Keep | 2nd place: Halborn | 3rd place: Dat Fire Fantasy Football | 4th place: Shoshoni Hackers (Prizes: 1st place: $5,000, 1 year rent at WTBC, registered agent, $5,000 video; all others: 1 year rent at WTBC)
  • D'CENT Biometric Wallet Video Competition Bounty: 1st place: Eli Meena | 2nd place: Seung Hee Shin | 3rd place: Tony Olson (Prizes: 1st place: $6,000; 2nd place: $2,500; 3rd place: $1,500)

Challenges

Opening Speakers

Charles Hoskinson

Speaker Bio

Charles founded 3 cryptocurrency-related startups—Invictus Innovations, Ethereum and IOHK. He was the founding chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation's education committee and established the Cryptocurrency Research Group in 2013. He educates on cryptocurrency, evangelizes decentralization and is making cryptographic tools easier to use for the mainstream with his work leading research, design and development of Cardano.

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Caitlin Long

Speaker Bio

Wyoming Blockchain Task Force, gubernatorial appointee, 2018-present; Chairman & president of enterprise blockchain company, Symbiont, in 2016-2018, which was named FinTech Company of the Year 2017 by CustodyRisk; Women in Finance Award for Excellence in Blockchain 2016 by MarketsMedia; Inc. list of 10 business leaders changing the world through tech in 2016; Blockchain evangelist since 2014 and bitcoin since 2012; served on Morgan Stanley’s internal blockchain working group.

Caitlin Long
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Rep. Tyler Lindholm

Speaker Bio

Wyoming House District 1, Majority Whip, Blockchain Taskforce Committee

Rep. Tyler Lindholm
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Jesse Powell

Speaker Bio

Jesse Powell is the founder and CEO of numerous organizations, including Kraken. Powell was founder and CEO of Lewt, Inc., that delivered services for assisting players in online-based video games with account management and in-game currency, from 2001 to 2011. He also founded Internet Ventures & Holdings, which also provided services to the online gaming community. In 2007 he started the Verge Gallery & Studio Project in Sacramento and took board seat in 2010.

Jesse Powell
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Rich Kopcho

Speaker Bio

Producer—WyoHackathon and the Wyoming Blockchain Stampede | Sales | Marketing | Product | Full Stack Entrepreneur

Rich Kopcho
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Steve Lupien

Speaker Bio

Steve Lupien

Agenda

View the Wyoming Blockchain Stampede schedule & directory.

Official Information

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