Flow Into Web 3.0

The free virtual JavaScript conference to learn about web3 from the builders making it happen.

Exclusively on Twitter Spaces from
Jan 31 - Feb 3, 2022

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Jan 31: Intro to Web3
Feb 01: Web2 to Web3
Feb 02: Industry Opportunity
Feb 03: Infrastructure & Tooling

FIRST-HAND EXPERIENCES

Blue Lava was designed to bring JS developers into the fabric of decentralized finance. Learn about NFTs, Smart Contracts, Tokens, and the infrastructure powering web3 applications so you can start your own journey.

Industry Professionals

Meet JS, blockchain, and smart contract pioneers innovating web3 across fintech, cryptocurrency, ecommerce, web security, transportation, and beyond.

Collaboration

Get to know your peers during our event and sync with them afterwards. Maybe you'll build together in the future.

Simple Format

All you need to get top level content is access to Twitter. Once there, you join our space and you're in!

Short and Sweet

We've been to long-format events. Although they can be insightful, you're busy! We made Blue Lava to cater to your hustle.

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AGENDA

We're making it simple. Blue Lava will be held entirely on Twitter Spaces across 4 days, with 3 hours of content each day. 

  • Monday, Jan 31
    Intro to Web3

    A series of presentations focused on development practices to bring you up to speed with blockchain technology and smart contract development.

  • Tuesday, Feb 1
    Web3 Takeover

    Hear from Product Managers, CTOs, and lead developers at web2 companies integrating web3 solutions in their businesses.

  • Wednesday, Feb 2
    Industry Opportunities

    Venture capitalists, researchers, and analysts discuss the explosion of opportunity and capital pouring into web3.

  • Thursday, Feb 3
    Infrastructure & Tooling

    So you've got the basics down? Now it's time to hear from the companies building the infrastructure you'll use to build.

SCHEDULE

Introduction to Web3
Monday, January 31
Hosted By Jeff Pulver
12:25 - 12:30 ET
5 Mins
Introduction
Introduction
Join Jeff Pulver and team for a breakdown of what to expect for the following talks to come that day. Get your popcorn and lean back.
Jeff Pulver,
Pulver Entertainment
@jeffpulver
12:30 - 01:00 ET
30 Mins
Talk
Smart Contracts You Already Know
Learn the basics of writing smart contracts with JavaScript! Dean walks you through the preliminary steps you can take to get your foot in the web3 door.
Dean Tribble,
CEO, Agoric
@DeanTribble
01:00 - 01:30 ET
30 Mins
Talk
The Best Part
This is the history of the best feature ever added to a programming language, with particular emphasis on E and JavaScript. We will also consider a functional approach to managing concurrency and distributed programming.
Doug Crockford,
President, Virgule-Solidus
01:30 - 2:00 ET
30 Mins
Talk
A Practitioner’s guide to
Hardened JavaScript

Modern JS apps are built from countless third-party modules. Building apps from objects with varying degrees of trust requires a new mindset to defend against unintended side-effects (bugs or attacks). This becomes even more critical in Web3 where objects represent digital assets. Join me for an example-driven tour of basic patterns that will help you write more robust code.
Tom Van Cutsem,
Nokia Bell Labs
@tvcutsem
Web3 Takeover
Tuesday, February 1
Hosted By Santiago Semino
12:25 - 12:30 ET
5 Mins
Introduction
Introduction
Join Jeff Pulver and team for a breakdown of what to expect for the following talks to come that day. Get your popcorn and lean back.
Jeff Pulver,
Pulver Entertainment
@jeffpulver
12:30 - 01:00 ET
30 Mins
Talk
The Transition to Web3
Hear Monika's story bringing her web2 business to web3. Hear how her company's clients are utilizing the platform to begin their own web 3 journeys as well.
Monika Kochhar, SmartGift
@mokochhar
01:00 - 01:30 ET
30 Mins
Fireside Chat
Opportunities and Challenges From Web2 to Web3
Learn about the path transitioning from Web2 to Web3.
Mark Miller,
Agoric
@marksammiller
Industry Opportunity
Wednesday, February 2
Hosted By Vanessa Pestritto
12:25 - 12:30 ET
5 Mins
Introduction
Introduction
Join Jeff Pulver and team for a breakdown of what to expect for the following talks to come that day. Get your popcorn and lean back.
Jeff Pulver,
Pulver Entertainment
@jeffpulver
12:30 - 01:00 ET
30 Mins
Keynote
Venture Capital Funding
Investing in web3 startups the right way.
Miko Matsumura,
Gumi Ventures
@mikojava
1:00 - 1:20 ET
20 Mins
Talk
The Opportunity Portal For Web3
Learn about the opportunities to earn in web3 space via bounties, hackathons, and grants, as well as contributing to DAOs.
Connor O'Day,
Gitcoin
@gitcoin
1:20 - 1:40 ET
20 Mins
Talk
Breaking into Web3 with JavaScript
Discover why JavaScript is incremental to building in web3.
Gavin Birch,
Figment
@Ether_Gavin
1:40 - 2:10 ET
30 Mins
Panel
Roundtable: The Web3 Prospective
Leading venture capitalists in the web3 space discuss current opportunities and their prospective on what the industry will look like as it grows.
Dusan Kovacic,
RBF
@duskovaci

Chris Burniske, Placeholder VC
@cburniske

Sjors Witteveen,
Lemniscap
@sjors_lemniscap

Vanessa Pestritto
Agoric
@vanessadice
Web3 Infrastructure & Tooling
Thursday, February 3
Hosted By Santiago Semino
12:55 - 01:00 ET
5 Mins
Introduction
Introduction
Join Jeff Pulver and team for a breakdown of what to expect for the following talks to come that day. Get your popcorn and lean back.
Jeff Pulver,
Pulver Entertainment
@jeffpulver
01:00 - 01:20 ET
20 Mins
Talk
APIs Over Everything
How developers can take advantage of powerful of powerful APIs to build robust web3 decentralized appliactions.
Nader Dabit,
Edge & Node
@dabit3
01:20 - 01:40 ET
30 mins
Talk
Web3 Developer Platforms
What’s a Web3 developer platform and how can it help me build fast, blockchain-powered applications at scale
Dmitry Shklovsky,
QuickNode
@DIMIDJ
01:40 - 02:00 ET
30 mins
Talk
Functional Programming Techniques
Although JavaScript is historically used to render the front-end,  it can be applied to backend development with engines like node. Tom will walk you through these applications.
Thomas Greco,
Freelance Developer
@tgrecojs
02:00 - 02:30 ET
30 mins
Talk
P2P Data Storage in a Distributed Network
The InterPlanetary File System (IPFS) is a protocol and peer-to-peer network for storing and sharing data in a distributed file system. Learn how to take advantage of this powerful tool as a web3 developer.
Juan Benet,
Protocol Labs / IPFS
@juanbenet
02:30 - 02:50
20 Mins
Talk
Good Data: An Oracle Story
See how Chainlink data provides smart contract developers with access to a secure and reliable source of real-world data to power their unique use cases.
Patrick Collins,
Chainlink
@PatrickAlphaC

BLUE LAVA ERUPTORS

A list of great companies sponsoring the conference.