Meet 500+ investors, founders and media to grow your business and the blockchain economy

FORUM 2017

OCT 31-NOV 1

Bank of Canada;
New York University (NYU);
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

The author of "Digital currencies: Beyond Bitcoin",
"Can We Predict the Winner
in a Market with Network Effects? Competition in Cryptocurrency Market", "Economics of Private Digital Currency", "Central Bank Digital Currencies"
Partner at Pantera Capital
(a $100M ICO-only fund), cofounder at Evercoin,
ICO Governance Foundation

Invested in FileCoin, Brave, CIVIC, Propy and Lyft. As chief Evangelist for the Java Language and Platform he participated in the first wave of the Internet, and is now fully engaged in the crypto-fueled Internet of value. Master's in Neuroscience from Yale
Partner at BakerHostetler, Founder of Comptegrity
Carol Van Cleef leads a multidisciplinary team representing numerous clients in digital currency launches, ICOs and token-generating events, operating cryptocurrency exchanges and implementing blockchain technology strategies in new and existing businesses.

Founder & Managing Partner at Governing Dynamics, Founder at Celsius Foundation
Israeli-American tech entrepreneur with 30+ patents, $1B+ in raised funds and $3B+
in exit deals. With the Celsius Foundation is building a new Blockchain Platform that enables a new set of financial services to the underserved global population
Jeanensis Capital Markets,
ex US Federal Reserve,
Bank of Japan, advisor at LAToken
Former Compliance Advisor Asset Backed Securities, US Federal Reserve, Bank of Japan, Panelist, Council on Foreign Relations, U.S. White House Business Council Advisory Member, The Aspen Institute, MBA Temple University.
Fellow at PIIE, ex Executive Director at IMF, ex Head of financial stability at Swiss National Bank and head of committee at the Bank for International Settlements
The author of works on blockchain on the financial sector, financial stability, and central banking, optimal design of bond auctions, demand for central bank money, and collateral requirements for OTC derivatives clearing
Founder of LAToken,
Founder at Zalogo, Managing Partner at Avega capital, Director of Founder Institute
LAToken reached top-5
by total market cap at initial token sale and #1 among asset tokenization platforms. Organized 200+ meetups on blockchain and interdisciplinary research -, for 2000+ entrepreneurs
Founder at Science Blockchain, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman RxVantage, board of directors FameBit, Docstoc, HomeHeroes, HelloSociety, DogVacay
Has 20+ years experience with startups as executive, advisor, investor or founder. Greg with Science Blockchain co-founded and invested in more
than 70 companies
Distinguished Senior Fellow, Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy,
Politics and Economics
Professor of Economics, George Mason University

Author of "The Theory of Monetary Institutions", "Free Banking in Britain", and "Competition and Currency". Editor of "The History of Gold and Silver", "The Crisis in American Banking", "African Finance: Research and Reform", and "Free Banking"
Director of Blockchain Innovation Hub at RMIT University. Adjunct Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs
Jason is a 2000 winner of the International Joseph A Schumpeter Prize, has published over 60 articles and six books. Editor of Journal of Institutional Economics,
and Innovation: Management, Practice and Policy. Hirschmann index 30+
Partner at Ridge, Crypto Investor and Founder
Gil Penchina is a serial entrepreneur and prolific angel investor. He is a co-founder of Fastly, Board member at Vouch Financial. Previously he was CEO of Wikia, now a top 50 website and a member of the pre-IPO team at eBay. Before eBay, Gil worked at General Electric, Bain & Co. and started two small technology companies.

Associate Founder
at Singularity University
Advisor, Facebook
Founder, Chairman
at Cambrian Genomics

25+ years in innovation, entrepreneurship & patents.
As a venture strategist Reese has engaged in a dozen company's innovation, start up, financing, development, IPO, boards, mergers and acquisitions.
Professor at Texas A&M University, ex Senior Principal Research Scientist at Yahoo
Expert in theoretical and practical aspects of cryptography and information security, distributed computing, consensus problems, cryptocurrencies and blockchain protocols.
Hirschmann index 40+
Journalist, poet and fiction author, technology reporter for American Banker, Columbia University School of Journalism
Author of "How Money Got Free: Bitcoin and the Fight for the Future of Finance", the most comprehensive narrative yet written of the rise and fall and rise of this disruptive technology
Partner at the Buro,
Board Member at Blockchain Compliance Alliance,
Advisor at Rakugo & Sapien

Executive with extensive experience executing transformative plans for both large blue chips and nimble start-ups. Investing, advising, and connecting in blockchain and token creation events.
Managing Partner and Co-Founder at The ICO Governance Foundation
20+yrs experience, Stanford GSB /CPA, 3 Exits, 2 IPOs (NASDAQ and LSE). 1st employee, CFO and Board Member at BitFury. Co-Founder at JV with Morgan Stanley/MCP PE. Head of Compliance at Trimble Navigation (NASDAQ). PWC
Executive Director, Center for Blockchain Technologies University College London,
ex Bundesbank, LAToken advisor
Paolo is a leading researcher on blockchain economy, author of such papers as "DebtRank: Too Central to Fail? Financial Networks, the FED and Systemic Risk", "Managing Risk under the Blockchain Paradigm" and others
Professor of Computer Science at New York University
Author of the textbook "Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies", 50+ publications including "On Bitcoin as a public randomness source", "Escrow protocols for cryptocurrencies: How to buy physical goods using Bitcoin" and "Can Unicorns Help Users Compare Crypto Key Fingerprints?"
CEO, Corinthian Partners Investment Bank,
advisor at LAToken

Former Senior Vice President Lehman Brothers
Mentor at the IBM SmartCamp.
Guest Lecturer at Baruch College- China Business Summit, Lecturer, City University of New York
Vice Chairman at Rivetz,
Founder at WatershipBlue Inc,
advisor at LAToken

Pioneer hedge fund investor focused on the cyber security aspects of digital currency and the blockchain. Former Executive Chairman at AirPatrol, Member Board of Advisors, Merriman Capital Member, Chicago Board of Trade
Managing Partner at GVA Capital,
CEO at HACK Temple,
Business Angel of the Year 2012

Investor in AI, blockchain, self-driving tech, includin Blockchain Programmatic Corporation (BPC), Luminar Technologies, Storj. Helping entrepreneurs succeed on a global scale through the smart approach to VC investments, business development, ICO and networking
Venture Capitalist,
CEO & Managing Partner,
Aphaea Capital, Wharton Alumni Angels of Silicon Valley

Leading investments in real estate, blockchain and cryptocurrency ICO. 17 years of combined experience in entrepreneurship, investment, strategy, business development, pricing, M&A and corporate finance with firms such as McKinsey, Adobe, Deutsche Bank, and Google
Founder and Managing Partner at FuturePerfect Ventures
Venture capitalist. Investor in blockchain technology since 2013. 20+ years in digital media, enterprise software,broadband infrastructure, healthcare IT, edtech, mobile & Internet
Chakra Advisors, ex Managing Director and Chief Economist at The Clearing House,
ex Senior Economist at Federal Reserve Bank

20+ years of experience in analysis and research to influence strategic decisions on financial innovation. Advising senior leaders at financial institutions, central banks, and FinTech companies. 40+ publications in academic and industry journals.
President and founder at Chamber
of Digital Commerce

With Chamber leads several key industry initiatives including the Blockchain Alliance, the Global Blockchain Forum, the Smart Contracts Alliance, the Blockchain Intellectual Property Council, the Digital Assets Accounting Consortium.
CEO and Founder of, EIS INC.,,, advisor to, and
John is one of the first Certified Bitcoin Professionals in the world registered with C4 Crypto Currency Certification Consortium. Expert in the areas of Blockchain and Marketing.
Co-Founder of Blockchain Investors Consortium
($1 billion of digital assets under management), Founder and Managing Partner at KrowdMentor

Brad is an entrepreneur, investor, mentor, and advisor. Started and raised to maturityseveral companies over the past 20 years. 10+ successful equity crowdfunding campaigns, which received over $80 million
Director at leading international investment bank
Blockchain & Fintech enthusiast. Banker with 16+ years of experience in the financial services sector in Canada and Switzerland.
Blogger at BiteSizeBitcoin
Certified Scrum Trainer (CST), Angel Investor and Cryptocurrency Enthusiast.
Creator of TheBitcoin.Pub social network.
Blogger at Ivan on Tech
Ivan is a blockchain educator, software developer, and data scientist. Ivan's Youtube channel Ivan on Tech is a truly global phenomenon spreading knowledge about the blockchain technology to hundreds of thousands of viewers all over the world.
Co-Founder, CEO at Pactum, contributing editor to CoinDesk
Daniel is an entrepreneur who helps stakeholders in the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry manage risk with derivatives. He is also a video blogger and contributing editor to CoinDesk.
Founder at Iterative Capital
Chris is offering accredited investors exposure to cryptographic assets. He is former Tech Blogger at Bloomberg, Tech Business Tactics for American Express, GE., Author of "Ethereum and Solidity: Foundations of blockchain and cryptocurrency programming for beginners"
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