Christian Smith is obsessed with digital identity, privacy, and resilient computing. Prior to cofounding Stranger Labs, Christian led a team of research engineers at MIT Connection Science, was an invited expert on Solid at MIT CSAIL, and founded Anvil Research. He has spearheaded numerous open source projects, built a developer community, and implemented open standards such as OpenID Connect, JOSE, and W3C Web Cryptography API. When he's not explaining blockchain to lawyers, Christian researches new directions in cryptographic credentials and data protection.
Speaker: ILTACON 2019 Annual Educational Conference, Build-a-Blockchain Workshop: A Live Demonstration of Blockchain Fundamentals (without Computers!) (Blockchain Series, Session 1)