Revolutionizing Blockchain: The Fantom Foundation Journey with CEO Michael Kong

In this insightful interview, Michael Kong, CEO of the Fantom Foundation, delves into the intricacies of blockchain technology and the pivotal role of the Fantom Foundation in advancing the field.

Kong highlights Fantom’s unique ABFT consensus protocol, its compatibility with Ethereum (EVM), and the future potential of integrating AI with blockchain.

And so much more! Video and audio formats available now!

If you want the interview in the podcast format, please visit the link below. Enjoy!
https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/constantinkogan/episodes/Revolutionizing-Blockchain-The-Fantom-Foundation-Journey-with-CEO-Michael-Kong–Ep–74-e2h39c8

TIMESTAMPS

01:36 Michael’s journey
08:00 Challenges faced when building Fantom Foundation community
13:08 How is the ABFT protocol different from Ethereum or other EVM-based chains?
21:30 How to ensure fairness and security in the presence of dishonest nodes?
26:06 Fantom technology in traditional businesses and how can it improve transactions?
31:39 A case study of a traditional company that uses Fantom as their blockchain of choice
35:56 If an exchange, government, or large corporation wants to work with Fantom, what are the first steps they should take?
42:14 What will be the key drivers of new user adoption in the future?
46:49 Fantom grants and conditions
49:07 Where to apply for a Fantom grant or potential collaborations?
50:05 What will be the biggest trend in blockchain technology?
53:47 Meaning of life to Michael Kong