PAI Proof of Useful Work (PoUW) Livestream/AMA on June 12th, 2020 at 8:00 pm China Time

PAI Proof of Useful Work (PoUW) Livestream/AMA on June 12th, 2020 at 8:00 pm China Time

Dear PAIyos,

PAI Foundation President Chuck Ng, PAI core contributors Dr. Mark Harvilla and Dr. Andrei Lihu, and PAI special advisor Dr. Yongzheng Jia will host PAI Proof of Useful Work (PoUW) Livestream/AMA (Ask Me Anything) on Beijing time June 12th, 2020 at 8:00 pm (June 12th, at 5:00am US PDT). The AMA will go over the PoUW roadmap and respond to any feedback about it. This event will be conducted through Zoom video conference. All PaiYos are welcome to participate actively.


Register in advance for this AMA:

Ways to participate:

  • PAI Global Community, please go to the PAI Forum:
  • PAI Chinese community, please add the community volunteer WeChat of this AMA, the volunteers will add you to the wechat group according to your situation.
  • PAI Korean/Japanese community, please check Line and Telegram for your respective communities for more information. You can also find info on Naver and Ameba.
  • Volunteers of the AMA Chinese community: PAI Shangjiu and Tony Yuan

Learn more about Proof of Useful Work (PoUW) with the following resources:

  • Read your copy of the PoUW Section from the last tech AMA attached below.

Also, don’t forget to join and invite your social network and get PAI rewards together at:

Thank you for your support!

Questions from the community:

  1. When will the PoUW mainnet launch? How to upgrade PAI’s current hybrid consensus (PoW+PoS) to the hybrid consensus with PoUW (i.e., PoUW + PoS)?
  2. Is there any potential disadvantage or risk to upgrade to PoUW? If so, how do you avoid them?
  3. How does PoUW attract AI training and on-chain computing requestors to join and propose demands? How to motivate miners and validators?
  4. Will PoUW increase market demand for PAI coins? How will it affect PAI’s future market cap?

Hello everyone! The password for the AMA today is: 1675206

See you all soon!

On June 12, 2020, Drs. Andrei Lihu and Mark Harvilla presented a detailed summary of Project PAI’s Proof of Useful Work (PoUW). Below, you’ll find links to the slides used in the presentation, and the repositories where the open-source implementations of PoUW are kept.

We encourage you to try out PoUW for yourself!

You can:

  • Clone the repositories.
  • Explore the code.
  • Build and run the implementations.
  • Modify the code.
    • Submit your proposed changes as a GitHub Pull Request! Project PAI Core Contributors will review your proposed changes and determine whether or not to merge your PR into the master branch.


PoUW Core Implementation:

PoUW Kubernetes:

We encourage you to post any comments or questions you have on this thread. Feel free to share your work as well!