Sota Watanabe is CEO at Stake Technologies, a decentralized solutions provider focused on realizing Web3, and founder of Plasm Network, a scalable smart contract platform designed to help developers deploy fast and secure applications on the Polkadot network.
May 12th, 2021 | 40 mins 36 secs
blockchain, ethereum, polkadot, web3
This week Jorrin Bruns (Support Engineer, Parity Technologies) speaks with Sota Watanabe, CEO of Stake Technologies and founder of Plasm, a platform designed to help developers deploy fast and secure decentralized applications (DApps) on Polkadot.
They discuss advancing Web3 via cross-chain collaboration, supporting DApp development, and decentralizing the Plasm network. Watanabe walks us through being the first parachain on Rococo, completing the first cross-chain message (together with Acala), bringing Ethereum compatibility and ZK-Rollups to Polkadot, staking and trading DApps, securing a parachain slot, and much more.