Mark Reid

EVENT: Discussing Random Numbers on Ethereum

Press release   •   Jun 04, 2019 16:01 BST

Generating random numbers in deterministic blockchain systems is a challenge. There are several approaches to solve the task on Ethereum blockchain, some of them are even patented- and yet inefficient and insecure. Hidden and unknown problems of the most popular methods like including commit & reveal, block-hash usage and oracles will be discussed, with following explanation on how to create a better pseudorandom number using Ethereum contracts.

Schedule for the event:

6:30pm Doors Open and Networking
7:00-7:30 Presentation by Gleb Urvanov
7:30-8:00 Q&A
8:00-8:30 Networking
9:00pm Doors close

Pizza will be provided.


Gleb Urvanov

Block Unison is an Ethereum engineering studio and consultancy, with focus on DeFi. We partner with you from design through delivery to ensure you are satisfied. Our approach is to understand your business and needs. If you work with us once, you will likely never leave.

This event is sponsored by Starfish Mission

Starfish Mission is a hub for emerging tech communities with a focus on blockchain/Web3 and AI, based out of the mid-market area in San Francisco. As an organization, and network, Starfish is committed to creating spaces and learning networks for a community of builders, and doers.

Offerings at Starfish include coworking and office space, curated industry events, and education.