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Fall Summit Speakers

Frank Ricotta

Frank Ricotta

Partner, BurstIQ

Frank is an accomplished CEO and Impact Entrepreneur with over 30+ years of experience empowering people, building companies, and creating...

Phil Komarny

Phil Komarny

VP of Innovation, Salesforce.com

Phil Komarny is a long-time expert in the area of blockchain. For the past year he has also been VP of Innovation at Salesforce, easily one of the largest global drivers behind technology entrepreneurship. Phil is also dedicated to working for and with non-profits and educational institutions. A great speaker, we are inviting you to join this session and also the following break-out session where themes from the keynote will be explored in conversation.

Peter Hunn

Peter Hunn

Accord Project Founder and Clause.IO Founder

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

Kieren James-Lubin

Kieren James-Lubin

Founder and CEO of BlockApps

At BlockApps, Kieren leverages his unique mix of technical and business knowledge to help lead engineering, product, and sales activities alike....

Jeffrey Eaby

Jeffrey Eaby

Colorado State Securities Regulator

As the Chief Examiner for Securities, Jeffrey supervises and support the Division of Securities’ Examination Staff who are responsible for...

David Houlding

David Houlding

Microsoft-Principal Healthcare Lead

David Houlding is the Principal Healthcare Lead at Microsoft Azure. David has more than 24 years of experience in healthcare...

Esther Kim

Esther Kim

IBM Blockchain North American Sector Head & Strategic Alliances
Forrest Senti

Forrest Senti

National Cybersecurity Center, Government Initiatives

Forrest Senti is the Director of Business and Government Initiatives for the National Cyber Security Center. He currently runs a...

Paul Thanos

Paul Thanos

U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Director Office Of Finance & Insurance

Paul J. Thanos is the Director for Finance and Insurance Industries at the U.S. Commerce Department’s International Trade Administration.  His...

Tanya Woods

Tanya Woods

Chamber of Digital Commerce, Managing Director, Canada

At the Chamber of Digital Commerce, Tanya is a dynamic leader with a passion for positive systemic change and digital...

Lana McGilvray

Lana McGilvray

Partner at Purpose Worldwide

Lana is a Strategic Marketing Expert, Communications Guru, and Sales Growth Leader.
Lana is an advisor to The CMO Club, Ceresa, GlobalWIB, Ad Fontes Media, Location Sciences and WeRGenZ. One of 60 Global Adobe Insiders. Board roles with BreastCancer.org/BFBC, Drawing Lines, Generousart.org, PechaKucha Austin, AUSAM and Women Advancing.

Hunter Albright

Hunter Albright

Executive Director of the University of Colorado Blockchain Alliance
Bob Tapscott

Bob Tapscott

Speaker, Author, Blockchain Research Institute

Presentation Information Keynote: The Coming Revolution of AI and the Blockchain Mr. Tapscott is a recognized information technology strategist, CTO,...

Gerard Dache

Gerard Dache

President, Government Blockchain Association

Presentation Information Winning Government Blockchain Work Gerard is a Portfolio Manager and has three organizations in his portfolio. One company...

Michael R. Henson

Michael R. Henson

Partner Intellectual Property Practice - Perkins Coie

Michael Henson, a partner in Perkins Coie’s Intellectual Property practice, provides seasoned intellectual property counsel tobusinesses of varying sizes that...

Brent Wadman

Brent Wadman

Partner, Messner Reeves, LLP

Brent has expertise in corporate governance, securities law, mergers & acquisitions, cross-border equity & debt transactions, and corporate risk &...

Nina Nichols

Nina Nichols

Founder, Global Women in Blockchain (GWB)

Nina is the founder of Global Women in Blockchain (GWB) an international umbrella organization designed to activate and accelerate the powerful partnerships of...

Michael Hoke

Michael Hoke

Senior Counsel, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

Senior Counsel at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

David Pope

David Pope

Co-Founder, Wyoming Blockchain Coalition

David Pope is the Co-Founder of The Wyoming Blockchain Coalition, and A Former Member of The Wyoming Blockchain Legislative Task...

Eric Weaver

Eric Weaver

CEO & Co-Founder, Transparen Path, Supply Chain

Presentation Information TITLE: Building Proof: How Blockchain, IoT and People Are Reshaping the Food System SYNOPSIS: Arsenic in your rice. Donkey meat...

Ari Brojde

Ari Brojde

Founder & CEO of Estateably

Ari, heads up Estateably as its Founder and CEO.  Estateably was officially announced as general members of the Linux Foundation’s...

Robert (Bob) Bowman

Robert (Bob) Bowman

Attorney, Husch Blackwell

Bob is an attorney that counsels clients in a wide range of intellectual property matters. I assist clients in obtaining...

Amber Mortensen Hartley

Amber Mortensen Hartley

Chief Corporate Development Officer, BurstIQ

Amber is an experienced Strategy and Innovation Professional with broad knowledge base spanning strategy, operations, innovation, business development, patents and contract negotiation

Stephen Keen

Stephen Keen

Member Investment Management Group, Perkins Coie
David McLaughlin

David McLaughlin

TMC AX Delivery Director for RSM

David McLaughlin is in RSM’s technology and management consulting practice where he serves on ERP implementation teams in a business analyst, project manager, and engagement lead role. He has over 13 years of Microsoft Dynamics AX implementation experience and over 19 years of combined project management and systems management experience in both consulting and user roles.

Russell Castagnargo

Russell Castagnargo

Director of Digital Transformation, State of Colorado, OIT

As the Director of Digital Transformation for the Colorado Governor’s Office Of Information Technology, Russell drives services that delight OIT...

Taylor Kendal

Taylor Kendal

Co-Founder Aproflow / Consultant U.S Dept of Education
Thaddeus Batt

Thaddeus Batt

Blockchain & DLT Solution Architect, Colorado Governor's Office of Information Technology
Pamela Norton

Pamela Norton

CEO/Founder, Borsetta

Pamela Norton-Shelpuk is the Founder & CEO of Borsetta, an eco-lux jewelry platform first to certify cultivated diamonds and fine...

Rob Steiner

Rob Steiner

Head of Blockchain/DLT, Wireless Innovation at DISH Network
Al Pisano

Al Pisano

Director-Educational Technology-Stony Brook University
Randall Pires

Randall Pires

Founder Blockchain Ecosystem Advisors

Randall helps to seed, grow, cultivate, and scale the blockchain ecosystem. Blockchain Ecosystem Advisors has proven leaders in blockchain, and...

James Barry

James Barry

CTO and Co-Founder at Dcntral

The changing focus of Blockchains and Crypto Currencies. Over the past year the meaning of a  “Blockchain” has changed as...

Dan Shields

Dan Shields

Founding Partner @ CORE Assembly // Co-Founder @ Aproflow
Donald Valdez

Donald Valdez

Colorado State Representative Colorado House District 62
Justin Schaper

Justin Schaper

CTO at Empiric Health

Justin Schaper is the CTO at Empiric Health and is an expert in creative and insightful healthcare Analytics solutions. He...

James Foy

James Foy

Business Development-Integrationworx Founder-Hispanics and Technology
Dylan Grabowski

Dylan Grabowski

Editor at NEO News Today

Dylan Grabowski is the editor for NEO News Today, a cryptocurrency and blockchain journalist. In addition, he is a whitepaper...

Will Madden

Will Madden

CEO Bridge21

Will Madden moves money.  His company, bridge21, enables individuals and small businesses to send money anywhere in the world and...

Silvan Jongerius

Silvan Jongerius

Managing Partner at TechGDPR

Silvan Jongerius is the Managing Partner of TechGDPR (techgdpr.com), a boutique consultancy for Data Protection and Privacy in tech-centric environments,...

Kevin Krauth

Kevin Krauth

Chief Executive Officer, Orderly Health

Kevin Krauth is the Chief Executive Officer at Orderly Health. He is an entrepreneurial product and finance professional seeking to...

Paul Foley

Paul Foley

SmartCapital

Paul co-organises the largest blockchain community in Colorado, Colorado Blockchain, as well as was appointed to the Council for the Advancement of...

Joseph Gersch

Joseph Gersch

President of Invykta and CSU Blockchain Professor

Joseph Gersch is an experienced Chief Executive Officer and CTO with a demonstrated history of working in the computer software industry. Skilled in Enterprise Software, HP Products, Go-to-market Strategy, Domain Name System (DNS), and Management. Strong business development professional with a PhD focused in Computer Science from Colorado State University.

Brittany Kaiser

Brittany Kaiser

Co-Founder of the Digital Asset Trade Association (DATA)

I’m thrilled to announce my new book “Targeted: The Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower’s Inside Story of How Big Data, Trump, and...

Jared Olsen

Jared Olsen

Representive-Wyoming House of Representatives

Jared is the Representative for House District 11 in the Wyoming House of Representatives. He currently serves on the Joint Appropriations Committee; Blockchain Task Force; Courtroom Security Commission; Governor's Residence Committee; Interstate Compact Adult Offender Task Force; and Criminal Justice Task Force. Jared formally served on the House Judiciary Committee from 2016-2018.

Armand Gaetan Ngueti

Armand Gaetan Ngueti

President, Africa Chapter of the Government Blockchain Association

Ngueti Armand Gaetan was recently appointed as the first African Lead at Government Blockchain Association. Blockchain, Bitcoins, distributed ledger technology...

Yev Muchnik

Yev Muchnik

Founder & CEO, Launch Legal

Yev Muchnik is a corporate attorney specializing in startups, technology and blockchain. She started her career at Squire, Patton, Boggs,...

Jonathan Lehman

Jonathan Lehman

Strategic Advisor, DLGHUB

Jonathan Lehman is a partner in DLG Consulting and the former Chief Strategy Officer of the GBA, a global professional...

JP Batra

JP Batra

CTO, Blue River International

JP is the CTO of Blue River International, Inc. and is leading their digital transformation using blockchain technologies.

John Carpenter

John Carpenter

Co-Founder, Global Blockchain Summit

John is the co-founder of the Global Blockchain Summit is focused exclusively on Blockchain technologies that support fin-tech, smart contracts,...

Hans Hultgren

Hans Hultgren

President, Genesee Academy

Hans Patrik Hultgren. President at Genesee Academy and a Principal at Top Of Minds AB. Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence and...

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Blockchain Research Institute
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Resolution Research
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