LOS ANGELES, June 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SRAX, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRAX), a fintech company that unlocks data and insights for publicly traded companies through Sequire, its SaaS platform, announced a list of influential industry experts who will speak at the Sequire Decentralized Web Conference.
Event: Sequire Decentralized Web Conference 2022
Date: Thursday, June 23, 2022
Time: 10:00 a.m. ET – 6:00 p.m. ET
The Sequire Decentralized Web Conference 2022 brings together a roster of influential companies making history in the decentralized web industry for a full day of presentations.
In addition to presentations from public companies Blockchain, NFT, Web 3.0 and Digital Currency, this year’s conference features the following speakers:
Beyond Bitcoin: The Investable Universe of Digital Assets
Jeff Dorman is Chief Investment Officer at Arca. Jeff leads the investment committee and is responsible for portfolio sizing and risk management. He has over 17 years of trading and asset management experience at leading companies including Merrill Lynch and Citadel, where he oversaw the trading of over $100 million in equity capital. Jeff was also COO of Harvest Exchange, a FinTech company widely used by asset managers and investors. Jeff is a CFA charterholder and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Finance and Economics from Washington University in St. Louis.
Interview with Brock Pierce by Liz Claman
Brock Pierce is an entrepreneur and venture capitalist with extensive experience building, advising and investing in disruptive businesses. He is credited with pioneering the digital currency market and raising over $5 billion for the companies he founded. Pierce is Chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation and co-founder of EOS Alliance, Block.one, Blockchain Capital and Mastercoin (first ICO). Pierce is an early investor in Bitcoin and one of the biggest investors in the public sale of Ethereum. He is the founder of IMI Exchange, the world’s leading digital currency market for games, with annual sales exceeding $1 billion and investors such as Goldman Sachs, which was sold in 2016 for over $100 million. .
Seasoned professional journalist Liz Claman has reported on every bull and bear market for the past 20 years. Whether on the ground in New York or at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Claman is recognized as one of television’s most respected financial journalists for her tenacity, intelligence and mastery of the financial issues of the day. On the podium, Claman shares insights drawn from his day-to-day experience with the markets and his access to the world’s most influential and powerful business leaders. His expert understanding of today’s biggest headlines — and the people behind them — gives audiences a better understanding of the forces moving the markets and what that means for the future of the U.S. and global economy.
What enterprise-grade blockchain can do for businesses
Mrinal Manohar is the CEO and co-founder of CasperLabs. Previously, he was director and head of the Technology/Media/Telecom sector at a c.$1 billion long-only hedge fund, private equity partner at Bain Capital in Boston, and associate consultant at Bain and Company. He holds an MS from Carnegie Mellon University and has had a passion for computer science since he started programming at the age of 11. He has been personally investing in the blockchain industry since 2012.
The Journey of a Crypto Investor
Scott Walker is co-founder, director and board member of DNA.fund, tea, inc and CasperLabs. A serial entrepreneur, Walker began his career in technology in 1995, founding NetPage Communications, one of the first web hosting companies. He successfully expanded the business and sold it in 1997 to NetGuard Technologies. In 1999, as co-founder and president of www.content.ad, a $50 million+ online “native advertising” agency that is in business and operating profitably today. In 2004, as founder and CEO of mobile game company, Atrinsic, he helped the company grow to $100 million in revenue and 250 employees, raised $30 million, and took the company public. After leaving the company in 2007, Walker became an angel investor and invested in several software companies from 2007 to 2011. In early 2012, he fell in love with Blockchain technology and invested in a Bitcoin mining operation with the legend of cryptography and pioneer Brock Pierce. Together, they acquired several first-generation Avalon mining “ASICS”. Walker then invested in several early-stage public sales, including Ethereum, Mastercoin (Omni), Block.one, Hashgraph, Casper, and dozens more. As a founding LP of Blockchain.Capital with investments in Coinbase, Kraken, etc., Walker is one of the most knowledgeable crypto investors in the industry.
Fireside chat with DEVxDAO founder Timothy Lewis
Timothy Lewis is the founder of DevxDAO, an innovative grantmaking organization with over £250m to distribute to open source development. Tim also co-founded Ikigai Asset Management, a multi-strategy L/S crypto asset hedge fund. With nearly 20 years of IT and digital security experience, Tim is a seasoned developer, network engineer, technology architect and inventor holding multiple patents.
El Salvador’s adoption of digital assets and what it means for the future
Justin Newton is an early internet pioneer, startup veteran, serial entrepreneur, thought leader, and innovator renowned for driving businesses to unicorn ratings while exemplifying the ideals that have defined the Internet revolution, including: freedom of expression, anonymity, decentralized ownership, open infrastructure. , and innovation without permission. As a technology executive, Justin led four consecutive companies to IPOs of over $1 billion. In 1998, Justin helped take AboveNet, a leading Internet infrastructure company, IPO, followed by NetZero, the world’s largest free ISP, in 1999. Since co-founding Netki in 2014 , Justin brought his incredible experience of technology to the world of blockchain. While Netki has established itself as the definitive crypto KYC/AML solution, Justin has become the go-to resource for all things crypto institutionalization, regulation, network security, and adoption.
Fireside chat with Wahid Chammas, President Faith Tribe DAO, and Mario Nawfal, Co-Founder and CEO of NFT Tech
Wahid Chammas is the Founder and Chief Investment Officer of TyreGate Capital Holdings, LTD, a principal wholly-owned holding company of the Chammas family office. Wahid is also the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Real Estate Distressed Investments SAL, a private equity firm investment holding company which invests in distressed real estate in Cyprus and specializes in the purchase of portfolios of non-performing bank loans from Cypriot and Greek banks. He is a managing partner.
Mario Nawfal is an entrepreneur, serial founder and angel investor with an interest in dozens of companies in over 30 countries. He is well known as the founder of the Athena Group of Companies, a business conglomerate of over 15 companies operating in over 40 countries. However, his investments span a wide variety of industries, including events, FinTech consulting, marketing, personal mobility, fitness, e-cigarettes and e-commerce. Nawfal’s deepest influence has been in the blockchain, cryptocurrency, and NFT industries, and more recently promoting and investing in the multiverse. Nawfal has become a sought-after international speaker on all of these topics, as well as on the subject of leading the movement toward a decentralized world.
NFTs are eating Hollywood
Tom Lombardi has over 20 years of experience in investment banking, asset management and emerging technologies, most recently focusing on decentralized financial systems and tokenized incentive structures. He is also an assistant professor of finance at Pepperdine University, teaching digital asset finance to MBA students. Tom’s past experiences include Managing Director at 3iQ, the investment fund manager of the first TSX-listed public cryptocurrency funds with $2.5 billion under management. He was previously a director at Wave Financial, leading the digital asset investment team in Los Angeles, and was the head of growth for the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, working with global companies on how to adopt the technology. blockchain.
More influential industry experts are expected to be added to the event soon. Keep an eye on the conference website for updates: https://sequireblockchain2022.mysequire.com/
Riot Blockchain, Inc, Bit Digital, Inc, Banxa Holdings Inc, Majic Wheels Corp, GreenBox, The Glimpse Group, Perpetual Industries and Bitech Mining Corp are the sponsors of this event.
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