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Hacker | Connect - A Deep Real Estate Technology Dive

  • New York Marriott Marquis (map)

Blockchain and Real Estate (10:30 a.m.)

Blockchain and Bitcoin are poised to transform real estate by cutting out middle men and upping fraud prevention with money 2.0 and smart contracts.

While the real estate industry waits to decide, blockchain proponents say it can shield property records from destruction or tampering and streamline the title transfer process.

Ragnar Lifthrasir, an early pioneer of applying bitcoin and blockchain to real estate, will walk the audience through a successful title and lien platform already using blockchain, and what to expect next from digital currency in the industry.


Hacker Connect is created by and for the real estate technology community. Debate, discuss and define the future of real estate's most pressing tech issues at Hacker Connect. Join more than 400 engineers, developers, designers, product managers, database architects, webmasters, and technology executives from across the real estate space. Build partnerships, connect with peers, tackle thorny tech issues, learn best practices discover innovative breakthroughs and collaborate live during this day-long, tech-first event.

Earlier Event: January 13
San Francisco Blockchain Real Estate Lunch
Later Event: January 18
Toronto IBREA Meetup