February 27 // Cryptalks: Cryptocurrencies & the Future of Blockchain
Join us as for a night of networking and knowledge, as we discuss the future of blockchain and the current state of the cryptocurrency market with four of the most dynamic players in the space.
Christopher Matta & Michael Kazley: Co-Founders of Crescent Crypto Asset Management. Previously at Goldman Sachs, these investment professionals left to found the leading passive crypto index fund.
James Altucher: An American hedge fund manager, entrepreneur, best-selling author, venture capitalist, and podcaster. He has founded or co-founded more than 20 companies, including Reset Inc. and StockPickr.
Adam Helfgott: Co-Founder and CEO of MadHive, a programmatic video advertising suite that uses blockchain technology to safely allow brands and publishers to work together in new ways by leveraging the inherent trust and verifiability of a blockchain network. He has been an active miner of bitcoins since its inception and has held strategic advisory positions within several leading blockchain companies.
March 26 // Disruptive Technologist: Is Block Chain and Bitcoin our New Banking?
Hundreds of central banks and corporations are incubating the game-changing technology called blockchain—and investors are betting billions on it. Yet only 24 percent of global financial services professionals surveyed in 2017 by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) described themselves as “extremely” or “very” familiar with it. Much of the public is unsure if any of this is legal if they understand it at all. Evangelists say it has the power to upend entire economic systems; others, such as Emin Gün Sirer, a blockchain researcher at Cornell University, warn that while the technical core is “fascinating and disruptive, there’s also a lot of hokum out there.” How to parse the nuance—or get a handle on what a blockchain is?
5 expert panelists share their expertise as attendees eat, drink and ask questions.
Past Event // Crescent Crypto - The Emergence of the Cryptocurrency Asset Class
Interest in cryptocurrencies and the blockchain is growing exponentially, and every industry is rapidly exploring the potential development and implementation of this technology. This webinar focuses on the fundamentals of digital assets, how they fit into wealth management strategies, and investment best practices.