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Thursday, October 11 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm

BLOCKCHAIN 101

The last decade has seen blockchain technology grow from an anarchic financial experiment to a global engine for organizational and societal revolution.During this panel, we will:

Explore the history of blockchains
Explain the technology that make blockchains possible
Examine exciting new decentralized applications that use blockchain technology to change the world.

Whether you are a developer building for the future of the Internet or a curious enthusiast making sense of the hype, this session will help you understand why blockchain technology just might be the next great coordinating tool for humanity.
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About the Speakers


Remy CarpinitoCEO and Founder,
Esprezzo
Remy is the CEO and Founder of Esprezzo, the blockchain middleware platform making it accessible for all developers to build decentralized applications. Esprezzo is based out of Boston and San Francisco. Prior to founding Esprezzo Remy founded an EdTech company, CampusTap, which serves students and alumni within 40+ universities across the United States. Remy has been invited to speak on numerous blockchain panels globally and recently was part of a global blockchain FinTech delegation that toured China.



Nick EmmonsBlockchain Engineer,
John Hancock
Nick is a blockchain engineer at John Hancock’s LOFT (Lab of Forward Thinking). He has contributed to top blockchain projects working on things like non-custodial wallets and token curated registries. He leads blockchain research at LOFT and conducts abundant research individually as well. His main research topics include curation markets, state channels, governance, privacy, and crypto-economics.



John HargraveCEO,
Media Shower
Sir John Hargrave is the CEO of Media Shower (www.mediashower.com), the media company that helps great blockchain companies reach quality blockchain investors. He oversees a global team of analysts and journalists who rate and review blockchain projects, then present their findings on the premiere investor website, Bitcoin Market Journal (www.bitcoinmarketjournal.com). He is the author of the forthcoming bestseller BLOCKCHAIN FOR EVERYONE (Simon & Schuster, 2019), and a frequent speaker, lecturer, and leader of the New Finance revolution.



Lindsay NuonFounder,
Women of Color in Blockchain
Lindsay began her career in STEM in the US military 15 years ago and has since worked in the US Intelligence Community with government agencies including NCIS, the FBI, and HHS; Fortune 500 companies, one of the hottest Cybersecurity start-ups in the industry toping best-of-lists in Information Weekly Dark Reading, SC Magazine and WSJ. She advises startups and speaks on security, data privacy, and regulatory issues affecting the Blockchain community. Her work involving Social Impact, Social Justice, and Diversity and Inclusion initiatives has been covered in Al Jazeera, CNBC, and quoted in Buzzfeed. She is currently the Co-Founder and Chief Risk Officer for Stranger Labs (a MIT Media Lab spin-out) and the Founder of Women of Color in Blockchain. WOC in Blockchain along with its partners work to enhance the perspectives represented at conferences and companies across the blockchain ecosystem and the tech industry.



Michael BayerCFO,
iZotope
Michael’s past experience includes CFO/COO roles at organizations most recently including iZotope, where he managed Customer Care, Manufacturing, and Business Development as well as Finance and Administration; as well as Mothernature.com, where he managed the firm’s IPO; LightChip and Revivio, where he managed their acquisitions; and a number of other high growth companies across a wide array of technologies including software, mobile, ecommerce, machine learning/AI, healthcare information and cleantech. Michael also co-founded RPM Communications, where he led the launch of a 100,000-user mobile social network. Currently, Michael is a member of the Steering Committee for The CFO Leadership Council, where he chaired the 2014 CFO Technology Conference and is a frequent speaker on and organizer of technology panels.



About Our Partners

Esprezzo
Esprezzo’s goal is to democratize blockchain development, making it seamless for businesses, organizations and modern product developers to build data-rich web and mobile products that are interoperable with blockchain technology. Esprezzo’s blockchain middleware platform and developer tools enable individuals and organizations to optimize business operations and create new business models by integrating business and real-world data with leading blockchains.
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