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[ENTERPRISE BLOCKCHAIN PRESENTATION] Don't Fall Into the Platform Trap - How to Think About Web3 Architecture

Please note, this presentation was originally part of the Enterprise Blockchain track. However, it was moved to this track in order to fill a vacancy.

Web3 represents a shift in information flow, putting the user in control, and is a threat to the existing Web2 platform model.

Understanding this is key to building successful Web3 services, and this talk walks you through the key differences between a Web2 and Web3 architecture model.


Christian Felde

Head of Services @Web3Labs

Open Source, blockchain, 
and DeFi contributorExperience in applying technology 
to finance for world’s largest banksMSc in Quantitative Finance
 (Bayes Business School)BSc in Computer Science &
Industrial Automation (University
of South-Eastern Norway)

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Tuesday May 10 / 11:10AM EDT (50 minutes)


Developer Enablement - The Secret Weapon



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