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April 2017

Eyal Hertzog

Eyal Hertzog is co-founder, Chief Architect and Head of Product Development of Bancor. An experienced consumer Internet entrepreneur, Eyal has raised over $100m from leading venture capital firms, including Accel, Benchmark, Polaris, DAG Ventures and Highland Capital. Eyal founded Contact Networks, one of the first social networks, in 1999, and Metacafe in 2003, a pioneer in online video with over 50 million active users at its peak.

March 2017

Guy Benartzi

Guy Benartziis CEO of Bancor, which aims to make it easy for anyone to launch their own Ethereum-based cryptocurrency. He was previously CEO of the multiplayer game company Mytopia. He has been active in the sector since 2012 and has helped introduce numerous local currencies.

Jeff Garzik

Jeff Garzik’s company Bloq is specialized in open-source blockchain solutions for the enterprise.  He has been an important contributor to Bitcoin software since he learned about the project in 2010, and is one of the best-known developers in the entire industry.

Rikiya Masuda

Rikiya Masuda is European Branch Director of bitFlyer, currently Japan’s biggest Bitcoin exchange. Before coming to bitFlyer he worked for seven years for Japan’s second largest bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation.

Dimitri Chupryna

Dimitri Chupryna is co-founder of Token-as-a-Service, a venture based on the Ethereum blockchain that is designed to allow investors to participate in the rise of Blockchain markets without the technical barriers and financial risks associated with trading cryptocurrencies.

TAAS recently launched its crowd sale on 27 March 2017.

February 2017
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Joachim de Koning

The Internet of Coins: An Environment for Personal Finance During Bitcoin Wednesday on 1 March, 2017, Joachim de Koning, co-founder of The Internet of Coins, will present his plan to […]

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Profile: Brian Crain of Epicenter and Tendermint

Cosmos: The Network for Blockchains Converting one type of cryptocurrency to another usually requires going through a centralized intermediary like an exchange.  The Cosmos project plans to offer an alternative […]

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Profile: Evan Schwartz of Interledger

Interledger: Because The World Will Never Agree on One Blockchain Ripple was one of the first blockchains to offer its users the ability to transact in different currencies, so it […]

January 2017
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Iskander Smit of Info.nl

Why The Blockchain Is Interesting for My Company Iskander Smit is Innovation Director of the Amsterdam-based creative technology agency, Info.nl.  He will be the host of Bitcoin Wednesday on 1 […]

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Profile: Adam Vaziri of Diacle

Regulation in the EU for Digital Currency Operators: Practical Implications Despite the fact that transactions on the Bitcoin blockchain are completely transparent, many politicians around the world continue to mislead […]