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Dr. Leemon Baird

Hedera Hashgraph
Co-Founder & Chief Scientist
Dr. Leemon Baird is the inventor of the hashgraph distributed consensus algorithm, and is the Co-founder and Chief Scientist of Hedera Hashgraph. With over 20 years of technology and startup experience, he has held positions as a Professor of Computer Science at the Air Force Academy and as a senior scientist in several labs. He has been the co-founder of several startups, including two identity-related starts ups, which were acquired. He received his PhD in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University, and has multiple patents and publications in peer-reviewed journals and conferences in computer security, machine learning, and mathematics.

My Speakers Sessions

Wednesday, October 17

9:10am CDT

Hedera Cryptoeconomics with Dr. Leemon Baird Trinity Ballroom

2:20pm CDT