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June 2020

Geoff Goodell About Financial Privacy

Geoff Goodellis a researcher at the Department of Computer Science at University College London and an authority on the interface between computer science, finance and public policy. His talk for Bitcoin Wednesday will cover the range of available options on the subject of financial privacy, from total surveillance as represented by traditional financial institutions to the use of cryptocurrencies and related privacy enhancing technologies.

May 2020

After Silk Road

Lyn Ulbricht is the mother of Ross Ulbricht, the man sentenced to life in prison at the age of 36 for his involvement in Silk Road. The dark web marketplace has made an indelible impact on the industry.

J.P. Thieriot Explained Upholds Digital Money

J.P. Thieriot is CEO of Uphold, a digital money platform that serves 1.7 million customers in more than 184 country and has processed almost $6 billion in transactions.

Qtum

Patrick Dai is CEO of Qtum. He will talk about how Qtum built a smart contract system on top of Bitcoin’s infrastructure.

Security Token Adoption

Thomas Borrel leads the Product Strategy, Product Management and Product Marketing teams across Polymath’s product portfolio. Prior to joining Polymath, Thomas was Director of Product Management at Extreme Networks where he led Extreme’s Software and Cloud offerings.

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Bitcoin Halving

Bitcoin halving is an important event that occurs approximately once every four years.  When it happens, the amount of new bitcoins brought into circulation (through the process known as mining) […]

April 2020

Decentralized Energy

Micha Roon is the CTO of the Energy Web Foundation and the Share&Charge Foundation. He is an authority on energy grid decarbonization, electrical vehicle charging and the tokenization of renewable energy.

The Edge of Energy Systems

Molly Webb is founder of Energy Unlocked, an accelerator for the energy market. She has served as an advisor for the Exergy Foundation, a blockchain platform design to share grid edge energy data.

Ekofolio’s founder Ian Choo Explained Tokenizing Forests

The founder of Ekofolio, Ian Choo, will talk about the role cryptocurrencies can play in forest preservation.

Scytale Ventures

Astrid Woollard is a Partner at Scytale Ventures. a fund investing in blockchain and related technologies.