The IOHK Summit 2019 was on April 17th and April 18th in Miami Beach, Florida.
IOHK is a technology company that aims to utilize peer-to-peer innovations to empower the three billion people without access to adequate financial services. Founded in 2015 by Charles Hoskinson and Jeremy Wood, IOHK has funded and facilitated high levels of collaboration between academia and business, and most notably, applied blockchain in several unique ways across its projects. Today, IOHK stand as a decentralized company with over 200 employees and contractors around the world.
IOHK has three core products:
- Cardano – IOHK’s marquee product. Cardano is a proof-of-stake blockchain platform based on peer-reviewed research.
- Daedalus – a fully-featured wallet client for ada holders to store their tokens.
- Ouroboros: the cryptographic algorithm that powers Cardano.
The goal of the IOHK Summit was to promote community engagement, networking, and to connect IOHK’s over 200 decentralized employees under one roof in the beautiful and sunny…