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Hong Kong Baking Day Series

July 27 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm HKT

Free

Hey all blockchain enthusiasts, validators and aspiring Tezos bakers, join us on this 1 day workshop on blockchain and how Tezos blockchain differs from others!

Learn about baking on the Tezos platform, the various uses of Tezos related softwares, installing a Tezos node and our very own Tezos incubator for tech start-ups!

The agenda:

1. Introduction to blockchain & what makes Tezos different by Diego Olivier Fernandez Pons, Scientific Advisor, Tezos Southeast Asia.
2. Installing and running a Tezos node by Diego
3. Baking Explained By Vincent Bernardoff, CEO & Co-Founder, Domoco
4. Introduction to Tezos related softwares such as Backerei, Kiln & Taps by Shazaf Burki, MyTezosBaker
5. Uses of MyTezosBaker, Magnum, Galleon Wallet & Tzscan by Shazaf Burki, MyTezosBaker
6. Introducing Tezos Incubator – tzVentures by Professor Jay Won, Consultant, tzVentures
7. Networking Reception from 6pm to [email protected] Chill Cafe Bar & Grill
Please take note of the minimum prerequisites: 
  • Basic knowledge of an Unix shell environment and unix commands
  • Basic programming (e.g. C, Java, python…. etc.)
  • Notions in algorithmic, databases, network, distributed computing

-Hardware

RAM: At least 8GB of free space

Hard disk: At least 100GB

A (not too old) laptop running either:

– An Unix operating system: (Recommended) Linux & Mac, OR

– Windows with Virtualbox installed

(*installation process as below; please contact [email protected] for any enquiries regarding the installation process)

An available internet connection

Installation guide:

For Windows user:

1) Download Ubuntu ISO image from

https://ubuntu.com/#download

2) Download and install Oracle VirtualBox

https://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/6.0.8/VirtualBox-6.0.8-130520-Win.exe

Run VirtualBox and Create a new Virtual Machine

Follow the configuration listed below:

  1. Name and operation system

Type: Linux

Version: Ubuntu (64-bit)

  1. Memory size

Memory size: 8192MB

  1. Hard disk

Create a virtual hard disk now

  1. Hard disk type

VirtualBox Disk Image

  1. Storage on physical hard disk

Dynamically allocated

  1. File location and size

100GB

Start the Virtual Box and select the Ubuntu ISO you have downloaded

Click Install Ubuntu

Updates and other software

Normal installation

Download updates while installing Ubuntu

Installation type

Erase disk and install Ubuntu

Details

Date:
July 27
Time:
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.hk/e/tezos-blockchain-baking-day-series-tickets-64951490657

Venue

Bitwork
7/F 18 Sheung Yuet Road
Kowloon Bay, Kowloon Hong Kong
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