Russell Castagnargo
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Russell Castagnargo

As the Director of Digital Transformation for the Colorado Governor’s Office Of Information Technology, Russell drives services that delight OIT customers, thereby enhancing the lives of all Coloradans.  Russell is an eCommerce Revolutionary and the CEO of Wampei, Inc (wampei.com) a company dedicated to bringing electronic peer-to-peer payments to any business, regardless of credit, race,...

Forrest Senti
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Forrest Senti

Forrest Senti is the Director of Business and Government Initiatives for the National Cyber Security Center. He currently runs a program called Secure the Vote, an initiative that runs a collaboration between government, military, academia and industry to solve problems the election community faces by piloting and studying the application of emerging technologies like cybersecurity,...

Paul Foley
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Paul Foley

Paul co-organises the largest blockchain community in Colorado, Colorado Blockchain, as well as was appointed to the Council for the Advancement of Blockchain Technology where he leads the General Regulatory Environment Working Group related to blockchain companies. Paul also runs an angel group Connector Capitaland is actively working on a firm to allow anyone to invest in a portfolio of early-stage...

Kieren James-Lubin
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Kieren James-Lubin

At BlockApps, Kieren leverages his unique mix of technical and business knowledge to help lead engineering, product, and sales activities alike. In founding BlockApps, he designed and implemented many of the user-facing functionalities of BlockApps STRATO and in turn took STRATO to market, creating solutions for Fortune 500 companies in multiple industries.  In addition to this...

John Carpenter
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John Carpenter

John is the co-founder of the Global Blockchain Summit is focused exclusively on Blockchain technologies that support fin-tech, smart contracts, energy, healthcare, IoT, and supply chain solutions, and presented by visionary speakers that have developed Blockchain solutions using leading edge technologies like Ethereum, and Hyperledger.  John is a blockchain solution consultant, President of the Denver...

Robert (Bob) Bowman
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Robert (Bob) Bowman

Bob is an attorney that counsels clients in a wide range of intellectual property matters. I assist clients in obtaining and securing United States and international intellectual property rights through patent prosecution, trademark prosecution and applying for copyright registrations. I also assist clients in managing their intellectual property holdings, as well as maintaining and enforcing...

Armand Gaetan Ngueti
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Armand Gaetan Ngueti

Ngueti Armand Gaetan was recently appointed as the first African Lead at Government Blockchain Association. Blockchain, Bitcoins, distributed ledger technology (DLT) and cryptocurrencies will fundamentally transform how the government interact with its constituents. GBA is committed to helping individuals and organizations understand, implement and benefit from blockchain technologies. Ngueti Armand Gaetan is a Technical Specialist...

Jonathan Lehman
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Jonathan Lehman

Jonathan Lehman is a partner in DLG Consulting and the former Chief Strategy Officer of the GBA, a global professional association connecting professionals and organizations to governments towards comprehensive blockchain adoption. Prior to joining the GBA, Mr. Lehman served in the capacity of a business technology strategist providing innovative and emerging technology solutions ranging from...

Peter Hunn
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Peter Hunn

Founder of the Accord Project and Clause.IO.  Smart contract platforms using blockchain.

Eric Weaver
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Eric Weaver

Presentation Information TITLE: Building Proof: How Blockchain, IoT and People Are Reshaping the Food System SYNOPSIS: Arsenic in your rice. Donkey meat in your ground beef. Salmonella in your child’s shampoo. Sugar water in your grandmother’s insulin shot. Incidents of counterfeit products, contamination, and outright fraud are mushrooming in the food, beauty and pharma sectors — and...

Yev Muchnik
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Yev Muchnik

Yev Muchnik is a corporate attorney specializing in startups, technology and blockchain. She started her career at Squire, Patton, Boggs, after which she moved into the role of General Counsel of a publicly traded technology company and then to a startup private aviation technology unicorn company. Yev is a founding member of Nomos Legal, a...

Nina Nichols
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Nina Nichols

Nina is the founder of Global Women in Blockchain (GWB) an international umbrella organization designed to activate and accelerate the powerful partnerships of women to lead in the education, development, and promotion of blockchain technologies. The group aims to inject much-needed diversity by empowering women through shared business connections and exchanges, associations, meet-ups, virtual town halls, learning events and more....

Pamela Norton
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Pamela Norton

Pamela Norton-Shelpuk is the Founder & CEO of Borsetta, an eco-lux jewelry platform first to certify cultivated diamonds and fine jewelry leveraging the blockchain technology based ledger known as Borsetta. The vision of Borsetta, is to provide the highest level of confidence for consumers, designers, retailers and private label partners with immutable , eco-transparent certification...

James Barry
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James Barry

The changing focus of Blockchains and Crypto Currencies. Over the past year the meaning of a  “Blockchain” has changed as many chains become focused on solving a business problem and crypto currencies outside of the top few struggle to get adoption.  What does the emergence of “Off Chain” applications and “Composable Blockchains” made of disparate...

Bob Tapscott
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Bob Tapscott

Presentation Information Keynote: The Coming Revolution of AI and the Blockchain Mr. Tapscott is a recognized information technology strategist, CTO, speaker (see for example http://hmgstrategy.com/network/people/bob-tapscott), and architect with a diversified background in organisational creation and transformation.  He is a contributing research associate and author for the Blockchain Research Institute.  He is currently on a cross US tour...

Gerard Dache
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Gerard Dache

Presentation Information Winning Government Blockchain Work Gerard is a Portfolio Manager and has three organizations in his portfolio. One company provides consulting services to large organizations and the other business provides support to individuals who want to start a business. Gerard also leads an industry association called Blockchain professionals. He travels all over the world...

Frank Ricotta
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Frank Ricotta

Frank is an accomplished CEO and Impact Entrepreneur with over 30+ years of experience empowering people, building companies, and creating innovative solutions. Frank founded BurstIQ with the mission of making the world a healthier place, one connection at a time. Frank’s achievements span multiple industries, including Defense, Health Care, Cyber Security, and Finance. He holds...

Hans Hultgren
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Hans Hultgren

Hans Patrik Hultgren. President at Genesee Academy and a Principal at Top Of Minds AB. Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence and Big Data educator, author, speaker, and adviser.  Currently working on Business Intelligence and Enterprise Data Warehousing (EDW) with a focus on Ensemble Modeling and Data Vault. Primarily in Stockholm, Amsterdam, Denver, Sydney and NYC. Published...