Speaker

Bryan Cheng, Backend Developer and Analytics Lead at BlockCypher

Bryan Cheng

Backend Developer and Analytics Lead, BlockCypher

Bryan is a backend developer and analytics lead at BlockCypher. Since 2015, he has worked on infrastructure powering bitcoin and other blockchains. As analytics lead, Bryan works to combine BlockCypher’s experience with blockchains of all sizes with the latest in machine learning and big data analytics to help governments and private industry stay informed and secure. Prior to BlockCypher, Bryan co-founded a startup and lead a network access control team at UC Berkeley, where he graduated with a BS in Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering. When not hacking in Spark or writing golang, Bryan can be found learning Rust, riding

Sessions

Spark, GraphX, and Blockchains: Building a Behavioral Analytics Platform for Forensics, Fraud, and Finance

Blockchain technology represents a new paradigm for applications in fintech and beyond. It requires new approaches to age-old problems: How do you track criminals, derive BI insights and fight fraud in a blockchain-powered world? While… Read more