Trending Topic Series in Bay Area:
Decoding Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies
Thursday April 5th @ Ripple SF
The technology we experience today continues to be a constantly evolving field, one spectacular development after another. Just when we think we are caught up on the latest innovations, boundaries are pushed to even greater heights. Blockchain technology has become front and center of the tech conversation with its popularity, potential applicability to industries, and the emergence of cryptocurrencies.
The blockchain industry has taken a major share of attention in 2017, as we look toward outcomes in 2018, we want to discuss the latest happenings and demystify the technology and use cases.
As the first event in this topic series across LebNet expansion branches, join us on Thursday, April 5th in San Francisco to decode, discuss, and further understand what the Blockchain phenomenon is all about with Christopher Kanaan (SVP Engineering at Ripple) and our distinguished panelists:
- Alex Malamatinas Managing Partner at Nebari Ventures (Remote form NYC)
- Arnaud Auger, Senior Advisor at L'Atelier BNP Paribas
- Miles Jennings, Senior Associate at Latham &Watkins
We will break down what we really need to know in an interactive open forum, that will tackle the following topics:
What is blockchain?
Use Cases Overview: Store of Value, Currency, Remittance,Supply Chain Management
Identity: Refugees, Government vs. Private
Regulation: including Lebanese Regulation
The Road Ahead: Expectations vs. Maturity, Predictions
Stay on the lookout for possible additional guest speakers.
Date: April 5th, 2018
Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Place: Ripple Offices, 315 Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94104
Fee: $20 / $10 (for student members)
Light food and drinks provided.
See you all there for an exceptional evening of learning and networking!
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