During NYC Blockchain week in May 2018, the BWB summit at the Marriott Hotel in the heart of New York City was ranked as the best Blockchain Week event to attend by Silicon NYC - Tech Beat of NY, and due to that event’s stunning success, BWB is hosting another massive blockchain event here in NYC this August, this time focusing on blockchain, crypto and tokens!
What You’ll Learn
The BWB Token Expo 2018 will provide you with advanced knowledge about everything blockchain, cryptocurrency, and tokenization from experts in the field who are hand-selected by BWB and partners. You will also have access to blockchain experts and professionals that attend the Token Expo from NYC and those that traveled from around the world to be in attendance. The BWB Token Expo 2018 will be focusing in on four themes that BWB feels are crucial to the future success of blockchain.
You'll also learn about the ins and outs of the cryptocurrency market, how and why it moves, where the crypto markets are going, how to recognize trends, and the meaningful applications of blockchain currently getting ready to dominate industries.
Parent Chain: Aiming to strike a balance between “fairness” and “efficiency”.
DApps: The breeding ground for blockchain experimentation is producing incredible results.
Exchange Future: What is the future of cryptocurrency trading? Will mining survive?
August 30, 2018, 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
SPEAKERS TO WATCH
James Robert Collins - Lone Star Capital Cofounder, Former President of NYMEX
Collins served as the President of the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) from 2001-2004, and is the cofounder and CEO of Lone Star Capital, private investment firm, investing in companies that develop innovative derivative products in partnership with major exchanges, asset owners and facility operators.
S. Daniel Leon - Celsius Network Founding President & COO
Leon is the Founding President and COO of Celsius Network, and is an entrepreneur with a proven track record of building small companies into giants of their industries. Celsius is in the process of building banking on the blockchain, enabling users to invest in, sell, and earn interest on their cryptocurrencies.
Jason Qiao - J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Qiao is the former Executive Director of Asset Management at J.P. Morgan, bringing with him a load of experience across the world of finance and blockchain.
Brady Dale - CoinDesk Lead Journalist
Brady Dale is the Lead Journalist at CoinDesk, one of the premier media outlets for all things blockchain and cryptocurrency. He will provide the BWB NYC Token Expo 2018 with unparalleled insight into the future of the technology.
Marat Arguinbaev - Null TX Executive Editor
Null TX (formerly The Merkle) is a premier source for blockchain, cryptocurrency, fintech, and finance news, based out of San Francisco, CA. As the Executive Editor, Arguinbaev has unparalleled access to the news that really matters.
Vanessa Grellet - ConsenSys Executive Director
ConsenSys is the largest company based on the Ethereum Blockchain, with over 1,100 employees working out of their office right here in NYC. Grellet is ConsenSys' Executive Director, and she will share with BWB NYC Token Expo 2018 what she believes is the future of ConsenSys and the future of blockchain and crypto.
100+ CONFIRMED SPEAKERS
BWB NYC Token Expo 2018 is a day filled with innovators, experts, and visionaries from across the world of blockchain and cryptocurrency and plenty of networking opportunities. Here's what's on tap for August 30:
About the Hosts and Organizers
Liaoyuan is the next-generation service platform for Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital in North America. Liaoyuan provides informational and financial support for early-stage startups, by connecting investors and startups of the U.S. and China. Liaoyuan has a service line of talent acquisition, startup event planning, IT consulting & software development and incubation for early-stage projects.
Spark Blockchain Incubator aims to assist enterprises in acquiring relative advantages with the deployment of blockchain technology and fulfilling industrial structural transformation and enhancement, by integrating blockchain into enterprises’ core business.
AstroHash is an exclusive networking event organization focused on the business and technology of Blockchain. Attendees will gain a wealth of insights and information about the state of the blockchain-based economy while networking with over 3,000 senior level decision makers and pioneers within the industrial fields.