Adam Back

Dr. Adam Back is the inventor of hashcash (used in Bitcoin mining) and co-founder and CEO of Blockstream. Adam has worked on e-cash protocols since 1995. He was an architect and cryptographer at Zero-Knowledge Systems, and a consultant to companies such as Nokia and VMware. Adam holds a Ph.D. in computer science from the University […]

Glen Weyl

Glen Weyl is a political economist and social technologist at Microsoft Office of the Chief Technology Officer and the Founder and Chair of RadicalxChange Foundation. His recent book with long-time collaborator Eric A. Posner, Radical Markets: Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society, develops a new social ideology based on radically extending market exchange to […]

Sunayna Tuteja

Sunayna Tuteja is the Head of Digital Assets and Blockchain at TD Ameritrade. With more than ten years of diverse global experience, she has a proven record for building new ventures from scratch and leading the kind of change that is critical in shaping the future of business. In her current role, Sunayna is responsible […]

Michael Tae

Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. Michael joined Broadridge in 2017, and leads Broadridge’s corporate strategy function. He began his career at McKinsey & Company, consulting clients in the financial services industry before moving to Merrill Lynch where he was investment banking Vice President of their Financial Institutions Group. Michael later served […]

Jack Lee

Jack Lee is the Founding Managing Partner of HCM Capital. HCM Capital, founded in 2015, concentrates its investment mainly on the companies applying new technologies or innovative business models, such as blockchain, data technology, to make people living better, or enterprises working more efficiency. HCM, led by Mr. Lee, had invested a number of fintech […]

Raj Dhamodharan

Raj Dhamodharan is EVP Blockchain/Digital Asset Products & Partnerships. In this role Raj is responsible for managing Mastercard’s strategy, products and solutions in the blockchain and Digital assets space. He is also responsible for managing digital platform partnerships.   Previously Raj was responsible for managing Mastercard’s digital payment products and Labs in Asia pacific.   […]

Lee Rainie

Lee Rainie is the Director of Internet and Technology research at the Pew Research Center, a non-profit, non–partisan “fact tank” that studies the social impact of the internet. His Project was described by the American Sociological Association as the “most authoritative source of reliable data on the use and impact of the internet and mobile […]

Thomas J Lee

Thomas is a well-regarded strategist, focusing on both equity markets as well as emerging technologies such as digital assets.  Thomas has over 25 years of experience in macro markets and equity research.  Prior to co-founding the independent strategy research boutique, Fundstrat Global Advisors, he served as Chief Equity Strategist of J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. […]

Brian Behlendorf

Brian Behlendorf is the Executive Director of Hyperledger. Behlendorf was a primary developer of the Apache Web server, the most popular web server software on the Internet, and a founding member of the Apache Software Foundation. He has also served on the board of the Mozilla Foundation since 2003 and the Electronic Frontier Foundation since […]

David Chaum

David is the creator of the xx coin and founder of the xx network, the first consumer-scale, quantum secure online platform that allows you to communicate and exchange value without revealing so-called “metadata”. David Chaum is a pioneer in cryptography and privacy-preserving technologies, and is widely recognized as the inventor of digital cash. His work […]