Brussels / 2 & 3 February 2019


Matthew Hodgson

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Matthew is project lead for, an open standard for secure decentralised communication. His day job is at New Vector, the startup that hires most of the core Matrix dev team and supports the open source reference implementations of Matrix. Matthew spends his life obsessing about making Matrix a ubiquitous comms layer for the web, whilst creating open source communication apps which outperform the centralised proprietary alternatives and giving users back complete control over their communication.


Title Day Room Track Start End
Matrix in the French State
What happens when a government adopts open source & open standards for all its internal communication?
Saturday Janson Communications 14:00 14:50
Breaking the 100 bits per second barrier with Matrix
An entirely new transport for Matrix for really terrible networks.
Sunday H.1309 (Van Rijn) Real Time Communications (RTC) 10:40 11:00