Conference Host

Jimmy Nguyen
Jimmy Nguyen
Founding President
Bitcoin Association
Jimmy Nguyen

Jimmy is the Founding President of Bitcoin Association and an award-winning intellectual property & digital technology lawyer. In 2008, Lawdragon named him (at only age 36) one of the 500 Leading Lawyers in America.

Speakers

Adam Kling
Adam Kling
Founder & CEO
FYX Gaming, Inc.
Adam Kling

Adam is the Founder and CEO of FYX, the company behind the leading blockchain eSports title "CryptoFights". He is an entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in building a variety of projects.

Adrian Grenier
Adrian Grenier
Actor | Regional Goodwill Ambassador
North America, UN Environment Programme
Adrian Grenier

Actor, filmmaker, musician, entrepreneur and philanthropist Adrian Grenier is as passionate about embodying compelling characters as he is about developing successful business ventures and leading a campaign for environmentally conscious living.

Ahmed Yousif
Ahmed Yousif
Middle East Lead
BSV Blockchain for Government Initiative
Ahmed Yousif

ICT industry veteran Ahmed Yousif joined the Makkah Municipality in 2015 in Saudi Arabia as a Digital Transformation and Strategic Head. He is also the Middle East Lead for the BSV Blockchain for Government Initiative.

Alex Agut
Alex Agut
CEO
HandCash
Alex Agut

Alex is a product designer and marketer. His passion is making new technologies accessible to everybody by creating amazing products that people love.

Alex Fauvel
Alex Fauvel
Founder & General Partner
Two Hop Ventures
Alex Fauvel

Alex has a keen interest in the underlying technology of Bitcoin, leading him to found the Dutch Bitcoin SV-focused venture capital fund Two Hop Ventures. He is also a member of the Bitcoin SV Technical Standards Committee.

Alex Speirs
Alex Speirs
Head of Communications
Bitcoin Association
Alex Speirs

A graduate of the University of Auckland Business School, Alex has strong groundings in finance and public policy. He joined the blockchain space following a career in journalism, most recently serving as the Editor-in-Chief of GC magazine.

Andy Mee
Andy Mee
Director of Product & Solution Strategy
nChain
Andy Mee

Andy is the Director of Product & Solution Strategy at nChain. He joined the firm in 2017 and has since then been the architect and creator behind nChain's technology platform Kensei.

Antonio Brasse, CPA, CIA, CFSA, CISA, CAMS
Antonio Brasse, CPA, CIA, CFSA, CISA, CAMS
CEO and Co-Founder
BlockQuake
Antonio Brasse, CPA, CIA, CFSA, CISA, CAMS

Antonio is one of the founders and CEO of BlockQuake™, a regulatory-driven digital asset, and cryptocurrency trading platform. His personal trading experience included stocks, options, and forex before delving into cryptocurrency trading.

Becky Liggero Fontana
Becky Liggero Fontana
Lead Gaming Industry Reporter
CoinGeek
Becky Liggero Fontana

Becky joined entrepreneur and CoinGeek founder Calvin Ayre to serve as the Head On-site Reporter. She now conducts exclusive interviews with senior executives and blockchain enthusiasts for CoinGeek.

Brandon Bryant
Brandon Bryant
Software Engineer
HandCash
Brandon Bryant

Aside from his work with HandCash, Brandon is also an adjunct Professor designing and teaching a course on the original Bitcoin protocol at the University of New Hampshire.

Brendan Lee
Brendan Lee
Founder & CEO
Elas Digital
Brendan Lee

Brendan Lee is the Founder and CEO of Elas, a company built to leverage the superpowers of Bitcoin to create the world’s fastest financial and administrative services. Brendan is also Training and Development Manager at Bitcoin Association.

Brian H. Choi, CFA
Brian H. Choi, CFA
Managing Partner & CEO
The Food Institute
Brian H. Choi, CFA

An experienced financial executive in the food & agricultural industry, Brian Choi is the Managing Partner and CEO of The Food Institute, a New Jersey-based food news and market research company founded in 1928.

Bryan Daugherty
Bryan Daugherty
North America Regional Manager
Bitcoin Association
Bryan Daugherty

Bryan is a certified cryptocurrency investigator and the Regional Manager for North America for Bitcoin Association. He helps organizations explore the best use of blockchain for business growth and transformation.

Christian Solomine
Christian Solomine
Board Advisor
BitBoss Corporation
Christian Solomine

Christian is Senior Vice President of Sales for Repay Holdings and also Board Advisor to the BitBoss Corporation, assisting BitBoss with their go-to-market planning for their cashless solution for land-based casinos utilizing blockchain.

Connor Murray
Connor Murray
Co-Founder & CEO
Britevue
Connor Murray

Connor is the Co-Founder and CEO of Britevue, an online review platform where users earn money and digital rewards for their feedback. He also works as an instructor and course content specialist for the Bitcoin SV Academy.

Craig Massey
Craig Massey
Chairman
Satoshi Dojo
Craig Massey

Satoshi Block Dojo, an incubator for BSV tech startups, is the eighth company that Craig has founded. From eight startups, Craig has had five successful exits with four of those for multi-millions, primarily in the B2B, Tech, SaaS space.

Dr. Craig S. Wright
Dr. Craig S. Wright
Chief Scientist
nChain
Dr. Craig S. Wright

Craig is the creator of Bitcoin under the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto. He leads nChain in developing one of the largest blockchain patent portfolios with over 1000 pending applications and over 150 granted.

Daniel Cossi
Daniel Cossi
President
World Esports Consortium (WESCO)
Daniel Cossi

Daniel is a creator of esports legislation and regulations, as well as president of World Esports Consortium, Brazilian Confederation of Esports (CBDEL) and Empire Esports Entertainment Hainan Ltd.

Daniel Lipshitz
Daniel Lipshitz
CEO
Gap600
Daniel Lipshitz

Daniel's view is that Bitcoin SV has the most compelling option to reach mass adoption and enable vast economic progression on a global scale. He founded GAP600, a company that facilitates instant Bitcoin payments & deposits.

Daniel Street
Daniel Street
Co-founder & CEO
Relica
Daniel Street

Daniel is the creative, visionary force behind Relica – a photo-sharing application built utilizing the Bitcoin SV network, allowing users to generate micropayments when others interact with their content.

Dave Perrill
Dave Perrill
Co-Founder & CEO
Compute North
Dave Perrill

A 25-year veteran of the IT and information security industry, Dave Perrill founded and subsequently sold two technology companies including SecureConnect, which was acquired by Trustwave Holdings in 2012.

David Case
David Case
CTO
FYX Gaming
David Case

Drawing from over 20 years of software development experience across logistics, defense, and e-commerce industries, David brings a broad range of technological insights.

David D’Amico
David D’Amico
Group Director, VP Digital Asset Banking
Signature Bank
David D’Amico

David D’Amico serves as Managing Group Director and Vice President of Digital Asset Banking at Signature Bank (NASDAQ: SBNY), a full-service commercial bank. He brings more than 15 years of experience in private commercial banking to his role.

Dennis Schroder
Dennis Schroder
President
SeraScript
Dennis Schroder

Dennis Schroder is the Founder and President of both SeraScript and Arakÿta. SeraScript is a suite of document workflow and WORM based document retention products utilizing BSV Blockchain as its verification layer.

Dr. Dhirendra Shukla
Dr. Dhirendra Shukla
President & Chair
Gray Wolf Analytics Inc.
Dr. Dhirendra Shukla

Dr. Dhirendra Shukla is the co-founder of Gray Wolf Analytics Inc., and also the Professor and Chair of the J. Herbert Smith Centre for Technology Management and Entrepreneurship at the University of New Brunswick, Canada.

Dominic Duffy
Dominic Duffy
Director of Marketing
nChain
Dominic Duffy

Dominic brings a wealth of experience in the fields of computer product development and marketing. He joined nChain as Director of Marketing in 2021, applying his knowledge and expertise in taking nChain’s exciting product portfolio to market.

Donny Deutsch
Donny Deutsch
Former CEO and Chairman
Deutsch Inc.
Donny Deutsch

Donny Deutsch, former CEO and Chairman of Deutsch Inc., is one of the most prominent media and business voices of our time. He hosts On Brand with Donny Deutsch podcast that examine where current events, politics, and pop culture converge.

Eric Bernhard
Eric Bernhard
General Manager
Fabriik Digital Objects
Eric Bernhard

Eric has experience leading teams in the UK retail landscape, Canadian retail and investment management. He joined Fabriik as VP of Customer before taking the lead on its Tokenization product and the development of Fabriik’s new Digital Objects.

Eric LaForce
Eric LaForce
Technical Co-Founder
Haste Arcade
Eric LaForce

Eric has a Master's in Computer Science from UNC-Chapel Hill with a research focus in interactive graphics. He has developed significant technology products across multiple industries ranging from startups to enterprises.

Eswar Prasad
Eswar Prasad
Tolani Senior Prof. of Trade Policy & Prof. of Economics, Cornell University
Eswar Prasad

Eswar Prasad is the Tolani Senior Professor of Trade Policy and Professor of Economics at Cornell University. He was previously chief of the Financial Studies Division in the IMF’s Research Department and also led the IMF’s China Division.

Francesco Morello
Francesco Morello
Founder
BullishArt
Francesco Morello

Francesco is the founder of BullishArt, a curated NFT gallery that aims to bring NFTs and related services to artists without knowledge of blockchain.

Gary Ma
Gary Ma
COO
Epik
Gary Ma

Gary has worked with some of the biggest brands and celebrity artists, producing large scale Ultra Music style concerts across the world. Now at Epik, he works with the biggest brands and IP to create premium digital merchandise and NFTs.

Geoffrey Hammond
Geoffrey Hammond
Founder and Manager
Aequantium LLC
Geoffrey Hammond

Aequantium futures fund founder Geoffrey Hammond has comprehensive experience in the financial industry including government regulation, futures markets in including brokerage and discretionary trading.

George Gilder
George Gilder
Economist, Writer, Investor & Technology Visionary
George Gilder

George is an American investor, writer, economist, techno-utopian advocate, and co-founder of the Discovery Institute. His 1981 bestseller Wealth and Poverty advanced a case for supply-side economics and capitalism during the Reagan administration.

George Siosi Samuels
George Siosi Samuels
Founder
Honā
George Siosi Samuels

George is the Managing Director of community-tech consultancy Faiā, and founder of blockchain-based accountability platform Honā. Featured by Tech In Asia and Slack, he's passionate about bridging gaps between communities and technology.

Hassan (“Hash”) Qureshi
Hassan (“Hash”) Qureshi
Partner
MNP
Hassan (“Hash”) Qureshi

Hash is a partner of MNP with over 25 years of performing internal audit and information systems/information technology audits. He has extensive experience working with blockchain companies, start-ups and exchanges.

Henry James
Henry James
CEO
Espo
Henry James

In 2021, Henry launched the esports fan engagement platform, Espo, which recently announced its blockchain-compatible metaverse and NFT expansion for the esports community called EspoWorld.

Ian Grigg
Ian Grigg
Financial Cryptographer
Ian Grigg

Ian Grigg built the first digital cash and digital assets exchange back in 1995-1996. He invented the Ricardian Contract to describe any form of digital asset where claims were made about the instrument, and triple entry accounting.

Jackson Laskey
Jackson Laskey
Co-Founder & CEO
Unbounded Enterprise
Jackson Laskey

Jackson is continuously studying and learning Bitcoin to help him steer Unbounded Enterprise, a venture fund investing exclusively in the BSV ecosystem, into a premier position in the future built on Bitcoin.

James Belding
James Belding
Co-Founder & CEO
Tokenized
James Belding

James is the Co-Founder and CEO of Tokenized, as well as the creator of the award-winning Tokenized

James Bowater
James Bowater
Founder & Editor-at-Large
Crypto AM | City AM's Crypto Insider
James Bowater

James is the Founder and Editor-at-large of Crypto AM within London’s renowned financial newspaper City AM. He also founded the London Blockchain Forum as a meeting place for people working in blockchain within the UK.

Jeffrey Baek
Jeffrey Baek
Co-Founder
Peer company
Jeffrey Baek

Jeffery is currently a co-founder at Peer company, building retail services for the Bitcoin ecosystem.

Jeremy Street
Jeremy Street
Co-founder & CTO
Relica
Jeremy Street

Jeremy is a software engineer with over 14 years of professional experience across various sectors, including finance, gaming, telecommunications, and defense.

Jill Malandrino
Jill Malandrino
Global Markets Reporter, Nasdaq
Host, Trade Talks
Jill Malandrino

A veteran reporter with more than a decade of experience, Jill explores the ins-and-outs of the ever-evolving investing landscape, delving deep into the markets, cryptocurrencies, decentralized finance, and trading strategies.

Joe Brusha
Joe Brusha
CEO
Zenescope Entertainment
Joe Brusha

Joe partnered with his longtime friend and occasional writing partner Ralph Tedesco to launch Zenescope Entertainment in 2005. He has written comic series including Grimm Fairy Tales, Neverland, Paradise Court and Man-Goat and the Bunnyman.

Joe Thomas
Joe Thomas
Software Engineer and developer
BitcoinPhone
Joe Thomas

Joe Thomas is a software engineer and the developer of the BitcoinPhone. He is excited to develop software and help businesses leverage the unique properties of Bitcoin SV.

John “Jack” Pitts
John “Jack” Pitts
Co-Founder
SLictionary.com
John “Jack” Pitts

John Pitts and John DiFelice founded information marketplace SLictionary, a groundbreaking micropayments-incentivized dictionary which pays its creative contributors, or "WordSmiths," 70% of seek fees in perpetuity.

Joseph (Joe) MacCallum
Joseph (Joe) MacCallum
Senior Consultant
Enterprise Risk Services, MNP
Joseph (Joe) MacCallum

Joseph (Joe) MacCallum is a Senior Consultant with an Enterprise Risk Solutions practice at MNP. Prior to joining MNP Joe worked with Gray Wolf Analytics, a firm that is focused on Cryptocurrency & Blockchain risk management and MLT (“Missing Link Technologies”) as a part of their Data Analytics team.

Joshua Lim
Joshua Lim
Head of Derivatives
Genesis Global Trading
Joshua Lim

Joshua Lim is Head of Derivatives at Genesis Trading. He previously managed the spot and derivs trading desk at Galaxy Digital and built the treasury and OTC trading desk at Circle. Before crypto, Josh traded equity vol at Goldman Sachs.

Kal Suurkask
Kal Suurkask
CCO
TAAL Distributed Information Technologies
Kal Suurkask

Kal, who has more than 15 years of business experience in leading organizational strategy and product sales, most recently served as Interim CEO and COO of UK-based nChain and CEO of Canadian-based Elevation Public Relations Corporation.

Karen J. Wendel
Karen J. Wendel
President & CEO
TrustChains, LLC
Karen J. Wendel

Karen J. Wendel has over 30 years of C-suite experience in executive and board member positions. Her background is in financial services, including experience in domestic and international regulatory requirements, technology, cyber security, identity, and transaction processing.

Kevin Healy
Kevin Healy
Independent
App Developer & Investor
Kevin Healy

Kevin became interested in Ethereum in late 2016 because of programmable money potential. With the introduction of BSV and sCrypt, he realized that BSV could fulfill the programmable money promises at scale that Ethereum couldn’t.

Kip Wolf
Kip Wolf
Head of Technical Ops. & Portfolio Mngmt.
X-Vax Technology, Inc.
Kip Wolf

Kip has more than 25 years of experience as a management consultant, including leading business process management groups at Wyeth Manufacturing and at Merck Research & Development.

Kurt Wuckert Jr.
Kurt Wuckert Jr.
Chief Bitcoin Historian
CoinGeek
Kurt Wuckert Jr.

Kurt is an entrepreneur from Chicago with experience in Bitcoin mining, business management, and cybersecurity. As CoinGeek’s Chief Bitcoin Historian, Kurt is a wealth of knowledge on all things blockchain.

Lars Jorgensen
Lars Jorgensen
COO
TAAL Distributed Information Technologies
Lars Jorgensen

Lars spent 10 years as COO and Deputy General Manager and Executive Board member in a private bank in Switzerland and held the CFO and head of investment fund administration positions in a private bank in Luxembourg

Lise Li
Lise Li
China Manager
Bitcoin Association
Lise Li

Lise is China Manager for Bitcoin Association. Based in Beijing, her role is to implement a comprehensive strategy for growth of BSV throughout China – a key market for the Bitcoin industry.

Lorien Gamaroff
Lorien Gamaroff
Co-Founder & CEO
Centbee
Lorien Gamaroff

Lorien is the founder & CEO of Bankymoon, co-founder & CEO of Centbee, and also serves as a Bitcoin Association ambassador. He pioneered blockchain payments for utility smart metering and is Africa's foremost blockchain expert.

Luke Rohenaz
Luke Rohenaz
Co-Founder & CEO
TonicPow
Luke Rohenaz

Luke is the CEO of TonicPow and an accomplished software engineer with over 20 years of development experience. He is a long-time Bitcoin advocate and regular open-source contributor to the BSV development ecosystem.

Luke Wenceslas Mayernik
Luke Wenceslas Mayernik
Co-Founder & COO
Blarecast Systems Ltd.
Luke Wenceslas Mayernik

Award-winning artist Luke Wenceslas Mayernik is the co-founder and COO of Blarecast Systems, Ltd.—a tech startup empowering artists and content creators to own and monetize their data and intellectual property via Bitcoin-powered solutions.

Marcel A. Gruber
Marcel A. Gruber
Director
Luxica Consulting Corp
Marcel A. Gruber

Marcel is an independent full stack web developer and digital marketing integration consultant whose clients include many notable North American and international organizations.

Marcin Zarakowski
Marcin Zarakowski
Legal Counsel & Public Policy Manager
Bitcoin Association
Marcin Zarakowski

Marcin is an attorney-at-law specializing in IP law, IT law, data protection (CIPP/E), and AML/KYC with a profound knowledge of the legal aspects of blockchain technology. He is the Legal Counsel and Public Policy Manager at Bitcoin Association.

Masatomo Tanaka
Masatomo Tanaka
Developer
TKS Pnt
Masatomo Tanaka

Masatomo Tanaka has over 15 years of experience in web and app development. With his extensive technical experience, Masatomo is planning to develop a blockchain service.

Mohammed Ibrahim Jega
Mohammed Ibrahim Jega
Co-Founder
Dominuem Blockchain Solutions Ltd.
Mohammed Ibrahim Jega

Mohammed is a serial tech entrepreneur, startup mentor, fintech expert, blockchain enthusiast, and startup community volunteer based in Nigeria. He is co-founder and Chief Business Development Officer at Domineum Blockchain Solutions.

Mriganka Pattnaik
Mriganka Pattnaik
CEO & Co-Founder
Merkle Science
Mriganka Pattnaik

Mriganka leads the overall vision and strategic direction, fundraising, and sales of Merkle Science. He previously led growth and business expansion in Southeast Asia and India for London-based retail digital currency exchange Luno.

Muhammad Salman Anjum
Muhammad Salman Anjum
Head of BSV Hub
Middle East & South Asia | Chief Mate, InvoiceMate
Muhammad Salman Anjum

Named a “Top 100 Blockchain Leader in World,” Salman is a Founder and Chief Mate of InvoiceMate, with over 20 years in corporate and entrepreneurial roles. He is featured in “Soul Beats @ UAE” of the Dubai Government and has given TedX Talks.

Nick Hill
Nick Hill
Sales Director
nChain
Nick Hill

Nick is a seasoned iGaming professional that has been in the sector for over 20 years. His recent work has led him into new and innovative technologies and verticals, where he learns how new technologies can benefit the iGaming industry.

Niels van den Bergh
Niels van den Bergh
CEO
mintBlue
Niels van den Bergh

Niels van den Bergh is CEO at mintBlue, an infrastructure provider that allows any company to integrate applications with the blockchain with ease.

Patrick Thompson
Patrick Thompson
Associate Editor
North America CoinGeek
Patrick Thompson

Patrick is CoinGeek's Associate Editor for North America and has reported on the blockchain space since August 2015. He recently created the very first decentralized autonomous organization (DAO) on the BSV blockchain—Gorilla DAO.

Paul Foster
Paul Foster
CEO
Crucial Compliance
Paul Foster

Paul is the CEO of Crucial Compliance and Non-Executive Director of the Gibraltar Betting and Gaming Association. Prior to Crucial Compliance, Paul held Senior Roles at GVC, Ladbrokes Coral, bwin.party and Partygaming.

Paul Rajchgod
Paul Rajchgod
Managing Director of Private Equity
Ayre Ventures
Paul Rajchgod

Paul is the Managing Director of Private Equity at Ayre Ventures, working on investments into companies building on the Bitcoin SV blockchain. Prior to his current role with Ayre Ventures, Paul was an investment banker.

Peter Bainbridge-Clayton
Peter Bainbridge-Clayton
Founder & CTO
kompany
Peter Bainbridge-Clayton

Peter co-founded kompany in 2012 and has overseen the implementation of kompany’s proprietary global live network, which offers users real-time access to official and audit-proof information for regulated and unregulated industries.

Phil Derasmo
Phil Derasmo
CTO & Co-Founder
Queen of Raw
Phil Derasmo

Phil is the CTO and co-founder of Queen of Raw, a marketplace to buy and sell unused textiles, keeping them out of landfills and turning pollution into profit. He was also a former Wall Street techie and Department of Environmental Protection engineer.

Phillip Runyan
Phillip Runyan
Managing Partner
Veridat
Phillip Runyan

Phillip is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Veridat. He is also the Founder and CEO of Hold Gaming, a mobile content and platform development company for mobile gaming, casino content, and eSports.

Rachel Wolfson
Rachel Wolfson
Reporter (Cointelegraph), Author
Public Speaker and Analyst
Rachel Wolfson

Rachel is a reporter for Cointelegraph who has been covering the blockchain and cryptocurrency space since 2017 for publications including HuffPost, Forbes and Bitcoin Magazine. She is also an enterprise blockchain analyst for Quantum Economics.

Rafael LaVerde
Rafael LaVerde
Crypto Economic Analyst
The Crypto Vigilante
Rafael LaVerde

Rafael discovered Bitcoin in 2012 while volunteering on Ron Paul’s presidential campaign. He managed investor relations for BitAngels Network, which helped finance a majority of early Bitcoin startups and was also part of the DApps Fund team.

Richard G. Reinhardt
Richard G. Reinhardt
Special Agent
IRS Criminal Investigation
Richard G. Reinhardt

Richard has been a Special Agent with IRS Criminal Investigation for 23 years. He is currently the Cyber Coordinator for the New York Field Office and previously served as the Cyber Coordinator for the Newark Field Office.

Robert Rice
Robert Rice
Founder & CEO
Transmira, Inc. (Omniscape)
Robert Rice

Robert has over 25 years of experience as a startup executive and advisor. He is the Founder and CEO of Transmira, Inc.—the developer of Omniscape, an XR platform seamlessly blending Augmented and Virtual Reality.

Robin Kohze
Robin Kohze
Co-Founder & CEO
Vaionex Corporation
Robin Kohze

Aside from being the Co-Founder and CEO of Vaionex, Robin is a PhD student of the University of Cambridge and Founding President of the Cambridge Metanet Society.

Rohan Sharan
Rohan Sharan
Product Manager
BlockReview
Rohan Sharan

Rohan Sharan is a product manager and system architect with experience in full stack development. He is currently working as part of BlockReview to create critical applications that solve problems in India by leveraging the BSV blockchain.

Roman V. Livson
Roman V. Livson
CFO
Burkhan World Investments
Roman V. Livson

Roman V. Livson is the CFO of family office investment company Burkhan World, the CCO of investment banking firm Katalyst Securities LLC, and the Managing Member of Burtch LP, LLC. He holds Series 7, 24, and 63 registrations with the FINRA.

Rory MacDonald
Rory MacDonald
Mixed Martial Artist
Professional Fighters League
Rory MacDonald

Canadian mixed martial artist Rory MacDonald is currently competing in the Welterweight division of the Professional Fighters League (PFL), after signing with them in one of the biggest free agency signings in the sport’s history.

Roy Bernhard
Roy Bernhard
Chief Visionary
Fabriik & The Bayesian Group
Roy Bernhard

The Chief Visionary of the Bayesian Group, Roy attended the University of Western Ontario for Computer Science and Harvard University for Business. He is currently the Executive Director and Co-Founder of Hummingbird Lawyers LLP.

Ryan Byrne
Ryan Byrne
Co-Founder & CEO
BuzzCast
Ryan Byrne

Ryan is an award-winning director and producer with degrees in economics and finance from UCLA and the London School of Economics. In early 2020, he launched BuzzCast, a highly secure, scalable and high-quality virtual event platform.

Saeed Mohammed Ali Alhebsi
Saeed Mohammed Ali Alhebsi
Advisor in AI & Sr. Project Mngr, UAE Ministry
of HR & Emiratisation
Saeed Mohammed Ali Alhebsi

Saeed is an Advisor in AI and Senior Project Manager for the UAE Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MOHRE). He is also co-founder of Startup Lex, a co-founder in Casa Mobili, and an owner of VETC International – all businesses in the UAE.

W. Scott Stornetta, Ph.D.
W. Scott Stornetta, Ph.D.
Partner
Yugen Partners
W. Scott Stornetta, Ph.D.

Dr. Stornetta is considered by many to be the co-inventor of the blockchain. His series of papers and patents, written with Dr. Stuart Haber at Bell Communications Research, laid the foundation for Bitcoin and other digital currencies.

Sean Griffin
Sean Griffin
Director, Communications & Corporate Development
nChain
Sean Griffin

Prior to joining nChain, Sean was the global lead for corporate communications at two publicly traded companies in Canada. He also worked in senior advisory roles within the Government of Canada before joining the private sector.

Shashank Singhal
Shashank Singhal
Co-Founder & CEO
Codugh
Shashank Singhal

Shashank is the co-founder and CEO of Codugh, an API marketplace that allows developers to earn from their code built on BSV Blockchain.

Shaun MaGruder
Shaun MaGruder
Founder & CEO
BlockTrace
Shaun MaGruder

Shaun is a certified virtual currency investigator. He founded BlockTrace in 2018 with the goal of working with governments and companies to solve challenges related to investigating financial crimes involving cryptocurrencies.

Shawn Ryan
Shawn Ryan
Co-Founder & CEO
SmartLedger
Shawn Ryan

A veteran of the technology sales and distribution industry, Shawn is known for advising companies and boards on large-scale, mission-critical technology projects, helping others extend their thinking and drive material business advantages.

Shem Booth-Spain
Shem Booth-Spain
Co-Founder & CEO
Blarecast Systems Ltd.
Shem Booth-Spain

Shem Booth-Spain is a co-founder and the CEO of Blarecast Systems, Ltd., a tech startup focused on empowering artists and content creators to own and monetize their data IP via Bitcoin-powered solutions.

Stephan Nilsson
Stephan Nilsson
Co-Founder & CEO
UNISOT
Stephan Nilsson

Stephan has over 20 years’ experience working with ERP system integrations. As co-founder and CEO of UNISOT, his goal is to solve the top 10 problems in Global Supply Chains through the use of blockchain. He is also a Bitcoin Association ambassador.

Stephanie Benedetto
Stephanie Benedetto
CEO & Co-Founder
Queen of Raw
Stephanie Benedetto

Corporate attorney turned fashion tech and sustainability entrepreneur, Stephanie is the Co-Founder of Queen of Raw, a marketplace to buy and sell unused textiles, keeping them out of landfills and turning pollution into profit.

Stephen Stonberg
Stephen Stonberg
CEO
Bittrex Global
Stephen Stonberg

After a 25-year career working in financial markets, Stephen left the traditional world of finance to get involved in crypto and blockchain. He now serves as CEO of Bittrex Global, one of the top 10 digital asset exchanges in the world.

Steve Lawrence
Steve Lawrence
CEO
EHR Data
Steve Lawrence

As CEO of EHR Data, Steve provides overall corporate leadership and vision for this new healthcare startup focused on transforming the way data is used and shared to improve healthcare outcomes and reduce costs.

Steve Shadders
Steve Shadders
CTO
nChain | Technical Director, Bitcoin SV Infrastructure Team
Steve Shadders

Steve Shadders has been involved in Bitcoin infrastructure since early 2011. He is passionate about the future role of Bitcoin in reshaping the world and contributes his ecosystem-wide perspective to support the realization of Satoshi's vision.

Stuart Haber
Stuart Haber
Principal
Stuart Haber Crypto, LLC
Stuart Haber

Stuart co-invented the blockchain technique for ensuring digital records integrity in 1990, and co-founded Surety, spun off from Bellcore to offer digital time-stamping services—the first commercial deployment of a blockchain—in 1995.

Sunny Fung
Sunny Fung
Co-initiator MetaID
Founder, ShowPay
Sunny Fung

Sunny Fung’s goal is to build an interconnected, user-centered, value-free-flow MetaNet where 7 billion people can use MetaID-based applications daily in the future.

Taylor Searle
Taylor Searle
Strategic Advisor
Built By Gamers
Taylor Searle

Taylor leads the strategic integration of Bitcoin technology at Built By Gamers, a premier esports organization working to bring mass adoption of Bitcoin economy to the traditional esports audience.

Ty Everett
Ty Everett
Founding President
Project Babbage
Ty Everett

Ty Everett is a long-time digital privacy advocate and leading blockchain pioneer. Through his work across the MetaNet ecosystem, Ty is empowering businesses and creators with new tools and technologies that make integrating Bitcoin simple.

Tyler Farnsworth
Tyler Farnsworth
CMO
Built by Gamers
Tyler Farnsworth

Tyler is Chief Marketing Officer of Built By Gamers, a leading eSports organization. He is passionate about telling incredible stories, building and leading award-winning teams, and helping brands connect with the people they serve.

Victor Tang
Victor Tang
CTO
NiftyCo
Victor Tang

Victor heads development and design at NiftyCo, democratizing NFTs on the BSV chain in a way that allows artists and art lovers to create, exchange and control access to their artwork safely and securely with minimal barriers to entry.

Wendy Diamond
Wendy Diamond
Founder & CEO
LDP Ventures
Wendy Diamond

WEDO Founder and CEO Wendy Diamond is an internationally renowned social entrepreneur and impact investor, humanitarian and an animal advocate. She has been a featured keynote speaker at the United Nations, Davos, and Harvard University.

William Callahan
William Callahan
Director of Government & Strategic Affairs
Blockchain Intelligence Group
William Callahan

William J. Callahan III is a law enforcement veteran with 20+ years in the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). He joined Blockchain Intelligence Group as the Director of Government and Strategic Affairs in 2021.

Xiaohui Liu
Xiaohui Liu
Founder & CEO
sCrypt Inc.
Xiaohui Liu

Xiaohui Liu is the founder and CEO of sCrypt Inc., a company dedicated to providing integrated on-chain smart contracting solutions on BSV. Previously, he was a co-founder and the chief scientist at blockchain startup ContentBox.

Zach Resnick
Zach Resnick
Managing Partner
Unbounded Capital
Zach Resnick

Zach co-founded Unbounded Capital in 2018. Unbounded Capital invests in the Bitcoin (BSV) ecosystem via early stage equity in companies building on top of Bitcoin as well as asset and derivative exposure to Bitcoin itself.

Zachary Weiner
Zachary Weiner
Founder
VXPass.com
Zachary Weiner

Zack is the founder of VXPASS, a digital vaccination verification and administration platform built on the BSV blockchain. Zack has 15 years of software development experience, including the last 4 years spent in the blockchain sector.

Professor Nouriel Roubini
Professor Nouriel Roubini
Prof. of Economics, New
York Univ. Stern School of Business & CEO, Roubini Macro Associates, LLC
Professor Nouriel Roubini

Aside from his academic and business roles, Dr. Roubini is a highly respected economist and widely cited by the media. He served in a variety of consultancy and advisory roles including at the White House, the IMF, and the World Bank among others.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Former Trader
Risk Specialist and Best-Selling Author
Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Nassim studies probability and is a Distinguished Professor of Risk Engineering at NYU's Tandon School of Engineering. A prolific author, his multivolume essay covering broad facets of uncertainty, the Incerto, is published in 43 languages.

Dr. Jürg R. Conzett
Dr. Jürg R. Conzett
Founder & President
MoneyMuseum (Switzerland)
Dr. Jürg R. Conzett

Dr. Conzett is the Founder & President of Switzerland's MoneyMuseum. He has crafted investment policies for top financial institutions before becoming an independent investment manager in 1990.

Thomas Lee
Thomas Lee
Managing Partner & Head of Research
Fundstrat Global Advisors
Thomas Lee

Thomas is a Managing Partner and the Head of Research at Fundstrat Global Advisors. He is an accomplished Wall Street strategist with over 25 years of experience in equity research and has been top-ranked by Institutional Investor since 1998.

Thomas Moser
Thomas Moser
Alternate Member of the Governing Board
Swiss National Bank
Thomas Moser

Thomas is an Alternate Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank and holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Zurich. From 2006 to 2009, he was Executive Director at the IMF in Washington, D.C.

Urs Birchler
Urs Birchler
Professor of Banking, IBF
University of Zurich
Urs Birchler

Urs is Professor of Banking at the University of Zurich's Institute of Banking and Finance. He was a member of the Executive Board at the Swiss National Bank for several years, which he also represented in the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision.

Ian Grigg
Ian Grigg
Financial Cryptographer
Ian Grigg

Ian Grigg built the first digital cash and digital assets exchange back in 1995-1996. He invented the Ricardian Contract to describe any form of digital asset where claims were made about the instrument, and triple entry accounting.

Dr. Craig S. Wright
Dr. Craig S. Wright
Chief Scientist
nChain
Dr. Craig S. Wright

Craig is the creator of Bitcoin under the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto. He leads nChain in developing one of the largest blockchain patent portfolios with over 1000 pending applications and over 150 granted.

Pēteris Zilgalvis, J.D.
Pēteris Zilgalvis, J.D.
Head of Unit
Digital Innovation and Blockchain DG CONNECT, European Commission
Pēteris Zilgalvis, J.D.

Pēteris Zilgalvis has been a member of the California State Bar since 1991. He has held positions in civil service, and has served as law advisor and environmental specialist for the World Bank at various points in his career.

Simon Kofe
Simon Kofe
Minister for Justice, Communication & Foreign Affairs
Tuvalu
Simon Kofe

Simon Kofe is the Minister for Justice, Communication & Foreign Affairs for Tuvalu. He is a key leader in the initiatives of the South Pacific island nation to create a National Digital Ledger on the BSV blockchain.

Marc Geiger
Marc Geiger
Executive Partner
IBM Global Business Services
Marc Geiger

Marc is an Executive Partner at IBM Global Business Services and has been conducting transformational consulting mandates at the interface between business and IT in the financial services sector for over 20 years.

Aaron Jervis
Aaron Jervis
General Manager
ReefIT
Aaron Jervis

With 20+ years in the IT Industry, Aaron Jervis has pretty much seen it all when it comes to IT in the SMB space. Founding Reef IT in the early 2000’s, Reef IT have gone from strength to strength, building a reputation for quality service.

Adam Kling
Adam Kling
Founder & CEO
FYX Gaming, Inc.
Adam Kling

Adam is the Founder and CEO of FYX, the company behind the leading blockchain eSports title "CryptoFights". He is an entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in building a variety of projects.

Ahmed Yousif
Ahmed Yousif
Middle East Lead
BSV Blockchain for Government Initiative
Ahmed Yousif

ICT industry veteran Ahmed Yousif joined the Makkah Municipality in 2015 in Saudi Arabia as a Digital Transformation and Strategic Head. He is also the Middle East Lead for the BSV Blockchain for Government Initiative.

Alex Agut
Alex Agut
CEO
HandCash
Alex Agut

Alex is a product designer and marketer. His passion is making new technologies accessible to everybody by creating amazing products that people love.

Alex Fauvel
Alex Fauvel
Founder & General Partner
Two Hop Ventures
Alex Fauvel

Alex has a keen interest in the underlying technology of Bitcoin, leading him to found the Dutch Bitcoin SV-focused venture capital fund Two Hop Ventures. He is also a member of the Bitcoin SV Technical Standards Committee.

Angela Holowaychuk
Angela Holowaychuk
CMO & Exec. Board Member
TAAL Distributed Information Technologies
Angela Holowaychuk

Angela is the CMO for TAAL. Over the last 15 years, she has found herself at the forefront of emerging technologies, holding executive management positions within the fintech, regtech and most recently, blockchain sector.

Ari Last
Ari Last
Vice President of Business Development
Simplex
Ari Last

Ari is the VP of Business Development at Simplex, the leading FIAT infrastructure provider for the crypto ecosystem. He has 20 years of experience in international sales and business development at leading media companies and start-ups.

Armen Azatyan
Armen Azatyan
CEO & Co-Founder
TDXP
Armen Azatyan

Armen is CEO & Co-Founder of TDXP. To build their app, the team tried Ethereum, Bitshares, EOS, and considered Cardano, Waves and Tron. However, due to a lack of stability and high fees on Ethereum and EOS, the company decided to build on BSV.

Becky Liggero Fontana
Becky Liggero Fontana
Lead Gaming Industry Reporter
CoinGeek
Becky Liggero Fontana

Becky joined entrepreneur and CoinGeek founder Calvin Ayre to serve as the Head On-site Reporter. She now conducts exclusive interviews with senior executives and blockchain enthusiasts for CoinGeek.

Bernhard Müller
Bernhard Müller
General Manager & Chairman
Centi Ltd.
Bernhard Müller

Bernhard is the Chairman and General Manager of Centi Ltd (https://centi.ch) which plans to revolutionize payments in stores and online through leveraging Bitcoin’s full potential.

Brandon Debattista
Brandon Debattista
Senior Legal Counsel
MGA
Brandon Debattista

Brandon occupies the position of Senior Legal Counsel in the Malta Gaming Authority’s legal team. He is also heavily involved in matters relating to distributed ledger technology as part of Malta Gaming Authority's innovation team.

Brendan Lee
Brendan Lee
Founder & CEO
Elas Digital
Brendan Lee

Brendan Lee is the Founder and CEO of Elas, a company built to leverage the superpowers of Bitcoin to create the world’s fastest financial and administrative services. Brendan is also Training and Development Manager at Bitcoin Association.

Brett Anquetil
Brett Anquetil
CTO
Smart Systems
Brett Anquetil

Brett is head of technology for Smart Systems and Be Collective. He has a proven track record of leading technology teams that have built critical business systems for some of the world’s leading technology organizations.

Brian Beveridge
Brian Beveridge
Independent Consultant & former Partner
MNP
Brian Beveridge

Brian is an independent consultant focusing on digital transformation and emerging technology. He provides high-level advisory consulting to a wide range of clients, including organizations in the cryptocurrency and blockchain sectors.

Bryan Daugherty
Bryan Daugherty
North America Regional Manager
Bitcoin Association
Bryan Daugherty

Bryan is a certified cryptocurrency investigator and the Regional Manager for North America for Bitcoin Association. He helps organizations explore the best use of blockchain for business growth and transformation.

Dr. Catherine Lephoto
Dr. Catherine Lephoto
Independent Consultant; Technical Advisor
Sesiu Fund
Dr. Catherine Lephoto

Dr. Catherine Lephoto received her doctoral degree in Molecular Biology & Microbial Genetics. She has worked in South Africa, USA and Europe and is currently educating herself on blockchain technology.

Charles Miller
Charles Miller
Writer, producer & podcast host
CoinGeek
Charles Miller

Charles is a technology journalist who writes and makes films for CoinGeek and hosts the weekly CoinGeek Conversations podcast. He is a former BBC television producer and is currently studying for a PhD in History at the University of Roehampton.

Connor Murray
Connor Murray
Co-Founder & CEO
Britevue
Connor Murray

Connor is the Co-Founder and CEO of Britevue, an online review platform where users earn money and digital rewards for their feedback. He also works as an instructor and course content specialist for the Bitcoin SV Academy.

Dr. Daniel Diemers
Dr. Daniel Diemers
Partner & Co-Founder
SNGLR Group
Dr. Daniel Diemers

Daniel studied economics at the University of St. Gallen HSG and has a Ph.D. in "Virtual Communities". In 1997 he won the European Honeywell Futurist Award and his book "Virtual Triad: Cyberspace, Cyborgs and Artificial Intelligence" was published in 2002.

Daniel Keane
Daniel Keane
Co-Founder & Managing Director
Predict Ecology
Daniel Keane

Daniel is the co-founder and managing director of Predict Ecology, an environmental and ecological consulting firm with a focus on rigorous science, real-world data, and predictive modeling.

Daniel Lipshitz
Daniel Lipshitz
CEO
Gap600
Daniel Lipshitz

Daniel's view is that Bitcoin SV has the most compelling option to reach mass adoption and enable vast economic progression on a global scale. He founded GAP600, a company that facilitates instant Bitcoin payments & deposits.

Daniel Skowronski
Daniel Skowronski
General Manager
Fabriik Exchange
Daniel Skowronski

The GM of Fabriik, Daniel has extensive experience in financial services, trading, artificial intelligence and technology. He became fascinated with blockchain and digital assets in 2016, leading to him co-founding a digital asset exchange in 2017.

 Danny Pehar
Danny Pehar
CEO
Web Safe Inc.
Danny Pehar

With more than 20 years experience in the cybersecurity industry, Danny has become one of its foremost experts. As a keynote speaker, he uses his own storytelling formula to educate organizations on the ever-relevant world of cybersecurity.

David Grider
David Grider
Director & Lead Digital Asset Strategist
Fundstrat Global Advisors
David Grider

David is a Director and Senior Research Analyst at Fundstrat Global Advisors. Previously, he worked at PwC in the Financial Instruments, Structured Products & Real Estate group performing investment valuation consulting.

Dean Little
Dean Little
Co-Founder & Lead Developer
Bitping
Dean Little

With over 15 years of professional experience, Dean is a seasoned developer with many innovative ideas and the broad skillset required to make them happen.

Dominic Duffy
Dominic Duffy
Director of Marketing
nChain
Dominic Duffy

Dominic brings a wealth of experience in the fields of computer product development and marketing. He joined nChain as Director of Marketing in 2021, applying his knowledge and expertise in taking nChain’s exciting product portfolio to market.

Eileen Brown
Eileen Brown
Blogger
ZDNet
Eileen Brown

Eileen has been writing about social and technology innovation at ZDNet since 2011. She is interested in the technical aspects of the immutable blockchain and Bitcoin protocols with a focus on scalability and throughput capability.

Eli Afram
Eli Afram
Co-Founder
Amleh
Eli Afram

Eli has been a long time advocate of Bitcoin technology and its potential for revolutionary positive change. A postgraduate programmer, analyst, and writer, with a keen interest in cryptography and economics.

Ella Qiang
Ella Qiang
Southeast Asia Manager
Bitcoin Association
Ella Qiang

Ella has been actively involved in the Bitcoin SV ecosystem from the very beginning and continues to work to advance BSV adoption, specifically in Southeast Asia, through her role as Southeast Asia manager at Bitcoin Association.

Dr. Eva Porras
Dr. Eva Porras
Honorary Research Collaborator
Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
Dr. Eva Porras

Dr. Porras is a passionate writer, researcher, university professor, manager, and administrator with more than three decades of experience in the academic field and the for-profit business sector.

Frank Vertolli
Frank Vertolli
Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Net Conversion
Frank Vertolli

Frank is co-founder and Managing Partner of Net Conversion, where he developed Conversionomics. He spent his early career years with Universal Parks & Resorts in a variety of progressive marketing and analytical roles.

Geoffrey Weli-Wosu
Geoffrey Weli-Wosu
Founder & CEO
Domineum Blockchain Solutions Ltd
Geoffrey Weli-Wosu

Geoffrey is the founder and CEO of Domineum Blockchain Solutions, a distributed ledger technology company providing blockchain-as-a-service solutions to assist governments and companies in integrating blockchain into their operations.

George Siosi Samuels
George Siosi Samuels
Founder
Honā
George Siosi Samuels

George is the Managing Director of community-tech consultancy Faiā, and founder of blockchain-based accountability platform Honā. Featured by Tech In Asia and Slack, he's passionate about bridging gaps between communities and technology.

George Zarya
George Zarya
Founder & CEO
Bequant
George Zarya
Gu Lu
Gu Lu
Co-Founder
Bitcell Technology Inc.
Gu Lu

Gu Lu is an entrepreneur with an impressive track record in the gaming industry, having worked as a game developer for more than a decade. Since 2019, he’s been exploring ideas for building game products on the BSV blockchain.

Harry Büsser, CFA
Harry Büsser, CFA
Managing editor
HandelsZeitung and Editor-in-chief at magazine «Millionär»
Harry Büsser, CFA

Harry is the CFA Managing editor at HandelsZeitung and Editor-in-chief at Millionär magazine. He is an award-winning journalist and a best-selling author. He wrote about blockchain and cryptocurrencies for the first time in 2014.

Hassan (“Hash”) Qureshi
Hassan (“Hash”) Qureshi
Partner
MNP
Hassan (“Hash”) Qureshi

Hash is a partner of MNP with over 25 years of performing internal audit and information systems/information technology audits. He has extensive experience working with blockchain companies, start-ups and exchanges.

Dr. Holger Vogel
Dr. Holger Vogel
Financial Engineer & Avaloq Developer
Basler Kantonalbank
Dr. Holger Vogel

Dr. Vogel is a financial engineer and Avaloq developer for FR & Compliance teams, and worked two years as part of a digital asset project as an in-house consultant and analyst. He holds a PhD in Macromolecular Chemistry.

Husen Kapasi
Husen Kapasi
Blockchain Lead
PwC Europe
Husen Kapasi

Husen Kapasi is Blockchain Lead at PwC Europe (Advisory) with focus on Enterprise Blockchain. He leads the 300-member PwC Europe Blockchain community across Europe and drives Blockchain in supply chain topics across PwC Global Network.

Ian Lee
Ian Lee
VP of Business Development & Founding Team Member
Merkle Science
Ian Lee

Ian is part of the founding team at Merkle Science and regularly conducts training on the topic of crypto-compliance and crypto-forensics for regulators, law enforcement and corporate enterprises.

Jack Liu
Jack Liu
Founder
RelayX
Jack Liu

Jack is a creative artist passionate about realising a real-time economy for people around the world.

Jackson Laskey
Jackson Laskey
Co-Founder & CEO
Unbounded Enterprise
Jackson Laskey

Jackson is continuously studying and learning Bitcoin to help him steer Unbounded Enterprise, a venture fund investing exclusively in the BSV ecosystem, into a premier position in the future built on Bitcoin.

Jacob Salk
Jacob Salk
President
BitcoinSV.Exchange
Jacob Salk

Jacob Salk is a seasoned venture & finance professional with a restructuring investment banking and corporate finance background, largely focused on internet, technology and cannabis, with experience as both operator and investor.

James Belding
James Belding
Co-Founder & CEO
Tokenized
James Belding

James is the Co-Founder and CEO of Tokenized, as well as the creator of the award-winning Tokenized

James Bowater
James Bowater
Founder & Editor-at-Large
Crypto AM | City AM's Crypto Insider
James Bowater

James is the Founder and Editor-at-large of Crypto AM within London’s renowned financial newspaper City AM. He also founded the London Blockchain Forum as a meeting place for people working in blockchain within the UK.

Jiang Jie
Jiang Jie
Lead Developer
Sensible Contract
Jiang Jie

Jiang has 10 years of experience in server program development in the internet and game industries. He learned about Bitcoin technology in 2014 and is now Lead Developer of Sensible Contract, a smart contract solution on BSV.

Jim Duffy
Jim Duffy
Host, Crypto-Standard Podcast Contributor
The Scotsman
Jim Duffy

Jim loves crypto assets, blockchain technology potential and the capacity they have to create change. He invests in blockchain companies, does podcasts to educate new folks in the space and is an advocate for more women in crypto.

Joe DePinto
Joe DePinto
Co-Founder & CMO
Haste
Joe DePinto

Joe co-founded Haste, the world's first Instant Leaderboard Payout arcade. His vision for Haste is to have the platform serve as a fun and entertaining visual representation of micro transactions, and how they can empower new business models.

John Brackens
John Brackens
CTO
Esports Entertainment Group
John Brackens

John has spent the last decade helping companies develop services and scale infrastructures in the Esports and gaming industry – from indie to AAA. Currently, John is responsible for all aspects of the technology strategy for Esports Entertainment Group.

John “Jack” Pitts
John “Jack” Pitts
Co-Founder
SLictionary.com
John “Jack” Pitts

John Pitts and John DiFelice founded information marketplace SLictionary, a groundbreaking micropayments-incentivized dictionary which pays its creative contributors, or "WordSmiths," 70% of seek fees in perpetuity.

Jordan Forssman
Jordan Forssman
COO
CYBAVO
Jordan Forssman

Jordan is a cybersecurity veteran who co-founded the blockchain-focused company XREX in 2018 before joining CYBAVO in 2021. His early interests focused on estimating the cost of cyber (in)security & translating that into frameworks for managing risk.

Juan Ignacio Ibañez
Juan Ignacio Ibañez
Centre Administrator
UCL's Centre for Blockchain Technologies
Juan Ignacio Ibañez

Juan Ignacio Ibañez is the Centre Administrator of University College London’s Centre for Blockchain Technologies. His research focuses on triple-entry accounting, blockchain, supply chains, energy and climate.

Kirsteen Harrison
Kirsteen Harrison
Environmental & Sustainability Advisor to the Board
Zumo
Kirsteen Harrison

Kirsteen is an environmental specialist with a Masters degree in Environmental Technology, and experience in developing net zero strategies in multiple sectors. She is passionate about decarbonising crypto whilst bringing the benefits of crypto to everyone.

Konstantinos Sgantzos
Konstantinos Sgantzos
Scientific Advisor, Bolooba | Former Researcher & Intl.
Lecturer, Univ. of Thessaly
Konstantinos Sgantzos

Konstantinos Sgantzos is a multi-lateral thinker who takes interest in philosophy and science. He holds an M. Sc. in theoretical physics, biochemistry and bioinformatics respectively.

Krzysztof 'Chris' Fonał
Krzysztof 'Chris' Fonał
CTO
Code Poets
Krzysztof 'Chris' Fonał

Chris Fonał is a computer scientist and engineer who started his coding journey when he was 11. Currently, he serves as the CTO of Code Poets – a software house specialized in blockchain technology and bioinformatics.

Kurt Wuckert Jr.
Kurt Wuckert Jr.
Chief Bitcoin Historian
CoinGeek
Kurt Wuckert Jr.

Kurt is an entrepreneur from Chicago with experience in Bitcoin mining, business management, and cybersecurity. As CoinGeek’s Chief Bitcoin Historian, Kurt is a wealth of knowledge on all things blockchain.

Lee-Ann Johnstone
Lee-Ann Johnstone
CEO & Founder
AffiliateINSIDER
Lee-Ann Johnstone

Lee-Ann has almost two decades of digital marketing and affiliate experience gained within the retail, payments, eSports and gaming industries. She is an award-winning digital marketing strategist and affiliate performance marketer.

Lin Zheming
Lin Zheming
Co-Founder & CEO
Mempool | DotWallet
Lin Zheming

Lin Zheming is the CEO of Mempool and DotWallet. With over 15 years of professional experience in product design and marketing in the booming Chinese market, Zheming helps developers get more exposure and reduce costs by using various SDKs and APIs.

Lise Li
Lise Li
China Manager
Bitcoin Association
Lise Li

Lise is China Manager for Bitcoin Association. Based in Beijing, her role is to implement a comprehensive strategy for growth of BSV throughout China – a key market for the Bitcoin industry.

Lorien Gamaroff
Lorien Gamaroff
Co-Founder & CEO
Centbee
Lorien Gamaroff

Lorien is the founder & CEO of Bankymoon, co-founder & CEO of Centbee, and also serves as a Bitcoin Association ambassador. He pioneered blockchain payments for utility smart metering and is Africa's foremost blockchain expert.

Luke Rohenaz
Luke Rohenaz
Co-Founder & CEO
TonicPow
Luke Rohenaz

Luke is the CEO of TonicPow and an accomplished software engineer with over 20 years of development experience. He is a long-time Bitcoin advocate and regular open-source contributor to the BSV development ecosystem.

Marcin Zarakowski
Marcin Zarakowski
Legal Counsel & Public Policy Manager
Bitcoin Association
Marcin Zarakowski

Marcin is an attorney-at-law specializing in IP law, IT law, data protection (CIPP/E), and AML/KYC with a profound knowledge of the legal aspects of blockchain technology. He is the Legal Counsel and Public Policy Manager at Bitcoin Association.

Matthew Dickson
Matthew Dickson
CEO & Co-Founder
BitBoss
Matthew Dickson

With his legal background, Matt was invited to be on the Gaming Standards Association blockchain workgroup. He has also worked with testing labs to help write testing standards that allow for the inclusion of blockchain technologies.

Matthew Gardiner
Matthew Gardiner
Advisory Board Member
Lysis Group
Matthew Gardiner

Matthew is the founder of A1 AI. He consults on new centres of gravity for financial institutions at the intersection of digital assets, DeFi, AI, Cloud and APIs.

Dr. Maximilian Sinan Korkmaz
Dr. Maximilian Sinan Korkmaz
Managing Director
Stabilwerk Bau and P2P Software
Dr. Maximilian Sinan Korkmaz

Dr. Korkmaz is a passionate structural engineer and published author of numerous scientific articles and a technical book. He is exploring “better ways of construction” at Stabilwerk, which is looking to use Bitcoin SV's power in that industry.

Meghann Chilcott
Meghann Chilcott
Vice President of Integrations
EHR Data
Meghann Chilcott

Meghann has more than 22 years of experience in the healthcare and information technology sectors. In the ongoing technology shift from legacy platforms, she champions the use of blockchain, business intelligence (BI), machine learning, and AI.

Michael Hudson
Michael Hudson
Founder & CEO
Bitstocks
Michael Hudson

Michael is the Founder and CEO of Bitstocks, the first Bitcoin market advisory firm of the City of London. In understanding the intricacies of modern finance, he discovered blockchain's power and Bitcoin's role in building the future.

Dr. Mohamed Al Hemairy
Dr. Mohamed Al Hemairy
Head, Technology Transfer Office & Chair,
University of Sharjah
Dr. Mohamed Al Hemairy

Dr. Mohamed has 17 years of experience in intellectual property, innovation & technology transfer. His research interests include blockchain & cryptocurrency technologies, advising many blockchain-based startups and entrepreneurs.

Mohammed Ibrahim Jega
Mohammed Ibrahim Jega
Co-Founder
Dominuem Blockchain Solutions Ltd.
Mohammed Ibrahim Jega

Mohammed is a serial tech entrepreneur, startup mentor, fintech expert, blockchain enthusiast, and startup community volunteer based in Nigeria. He is co-founder and Chief Business Development Officer at Domineum Blockchain Solutions.

Muhammad Salman Anjum
Muhammad Salman Anjum
Head of BSV Hub
Middle East & South Asia | Chief Mate, InvoiceMate
Muhammad Salman Anjum

Named a “Top 100 Blockchain Leader in World,” Salman is a Founder and Chief Mate of InvoiceMate, with over 20 years in corporate and entrepreneurial roles. He is featured in “Soul Beats @ UAE” of the Dubai Government and has given TedX Talks.

Nick Hill
Nick Hill
Sales Director
nChain
Nick Hill

Nick is a seasoned iGaming professional that has been in the sector for over 20 years. His recent work has led him into new and innovative technologies and verticals, where he learns how new technologies can benefit the iGaming industry.

Nick Jones
Nick Jones
CEO & Co-Founder
Zumo
Nick Jones

Nick has worked at the cutting edge of the digital industry since 2000 when joined the UK launch team at Goto.com. He subsequently held senior positions at Yahoo! including launching Europe’s first mobile advertising solution.

Nick Seymour
Nick Seymour
Founder
Farmo
Nick Seymour

Nick is an agtech entrepreneur who manages an organic beef cattle property in Australia. He has patents for two IoT products including the Water Rat trough level monitor and a remote gate senso.

Nino Landerer
Nino Landerer
Head Capital Markets & Infrastructure
State Secretariat for International Finance SIF
Nino Landerer

Nino heads the Capital Markets and Infrastructure unit in the State Secretariat for International Finance in the Federal Department of Finance. He is an expert on payments and financial market infrastructure with a focus on technological innovations.

Patrick Thompson
Patrick Thompson
Associate Editor
North America CoinGeek
Patrick Thompson

Patrick is CoinGeek's Associate Editor for North America and has reported on the blockchain space since August 2015. He recently created the very first decentralized autonomous organization (DAO) on the BSV blockchain—Gorilla DAO.

Paul Chiari
Paul Chiari
Founder
WeatherSV & MetaStreme
Paul Chiari

Paul has been an I.T. professional for over 30 years. He is the founder of WeatherSV and MetaStreme, and the director of Tableland IT Pty LTD.

Paul Roach
Paul Roach
CPO & Co-Founder
Zumo
Paul Roach

Paul is the Co-founder and Chief Product Officer at Zumo. He has worked in product development for 15 years and blockchain for the past 5 years.

Peter Bainbridge-Clayton
Peter Bainbridge-Clayton
Founder & CTO
kompany
Peter Bainbridge-Clayton

Peter co-founded kompany in 2012 and has overseen the implementation of kompany’s proprietary global live network, which offers users real-time access to official and audit-proof information for regulated and unregulated industries.

Phillip Runyan
Phillip Runyan
Managing Partner
Veridat
Phillip Runyan

Phillip is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Veridat. He is also the founder and CEO of Hold Gaming, a mobile content and platform development company for mobile gaming, casino content, and eSports.

Phuong Dinh
Phuong Dinh
Founder & President
Mijem Inc.
Phuong Dinh

Phuong is the Founder and President of Mijem Inc. He has 10 years of experience working on projects for Fortune 500 companies and co-founded cityfest.ca. He is passionate about being involved in impactful technology and projects.

Rafa Jiménez Seibane
Rafa Jiménez Seibane
CTO
HandCash
Rafa Jiménez Seibane

Rafa is a software engineer. He’s an expert in building innovative products quickly, combining cutting-edge technologies with an agile and lean mindset. His goal is to build products that allow us to use money as never seen before: The New Money.

Richard Groome
Richard Groome
Executive Chairman
ALT 5 Sigma Inc.
Richard Groome

Roger Groome is a market disrupter. After 36 successful years in securities, completing over 600 financings that raised over $4 billion, and sitting on 30+ boards, he now uses his expertise to grow companies looking to make a difference.

Robert Rice
Robert Rice
Founder & CEO
Transmira, Inc. (Omniscape)
Robert Rice

Robert has over 25 years of experience as a startup executive and advisor. He is the Founder and CEO of Transmira, Inc.—the developer of Omniscape, an XR platform seamlessly blending Augmented and Virtual Reality.

Robin Kohze
Robin Kohze
Co-Founder & CEO
Vaionex Corporation
Robin Kohze

Aside from being the Co-Founder and CEO of Vaionex, Robin is a PhD student of the University of Cambridge and Founding President of the Cambridge Metanet Society.

 Roger Wurzel
Roger Wurzel
CEO
DLT Finance Group
Roger Wurzel

Roger Wurzel is CEO of DLT Finance Group, leading the building of a fully regulated environment for financial institutions to trade and store digital assets. He bridges the traditional world of investment banking and the new world of digital assets.

Roy Bernhard
Roy Bernhard
Chief Visionary
Fabriik & The Bayesian Group
Roy Bernhard

The Chief Visionary of the Bayesian Group, Roy attended the University of Western Ontario for Computer Science and Harvard University for Business. He is currently the Executive Director and Co-Founder of Hummingbird Lawyers LLP.

Ryan Byrne
Ryan Byrne
Co-Founder & CEO
BuzzCast
Ryan Byrne

Ryan is an award-winning director and producer with degrees in economics and finance from UCLA and the London School of Economics. In early 2020, he launched BuzzCast, a highly secure, scalable and high-quality virtual event platform.

Sam Brown
Sam Brown
Chief Commercial Officer
Hero Gaming
Sam Brown

Sam has been in iGaming since 2004, working across numerous verticals on both operator and supplier side. He channels his passion for gambling into his role as the Chief Commercial Officer of Hero Gaming.

Seth Halloran
Seth Halloran
Senior Network Engineer
Prime Technology Services
Seth Halloran
Simit Naik
Simit Naik
Director of Commercial & Strategy
nChain
Simit Naik

Simit hails from a career in financial services and consulting, holding senior positions in Visa, NHS, Experian and Logica. His main focus is to help enterprises and institutions understand the benefits of building payments systems on Bitcoin SV.

Stephan Nilsson
Stephan Nilsson
Co-Founder & CEO
UNISOT
Stephan Nilsson

Stephan has over 20 years’ experience working with ERP system integrations. As co-founder and CEO of UNISOT, his goal is to solve the top 10 problems in Global Supply Chains through the use of blockchain. He is also a Bitcoin Association ambassador.

Steve Shadders
Steve Shadders
Technical Director
Bitcoin SV Infrastructure team
Steve Shadders

Steve Shadders has been involved in Bitcoin infrastructure since early 2011. He is passionate about the future role of Bitcoin in reshaping the world and contributes his ecosystem-wide perspective to support the realization of Satoshi's vision.

Sunny Fung
Sunny Fung
Co-initiator MetaID
Founder, ShowPay
Sunny Fung

Sunny Fung’s goal is to build an interconnected, user-centered, value-free-flow MetaNet where 7 billion people can use MetaID-based applications daily in the future.

Tatjana Meier
Tatjana Meier
Blockchain Practice Leader
IBM Services Switzerland
Tatjana Meier

Tatjana is a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and since 2018 leads the Blockchain Practice for IBM Services in Switzerland. She is passionate about how new technology such as blockchain can support the sustainability efforts of companies.

Dr. Thomas Dünser
Dr. Thomas Dünser
Director of the Office for Financial Centre
Innovation (SFI) Govt. of Liechtenstein
Dr. Thomas Dünser

Thomas Dünser is Director of the Office for Financial Centre Innovation for the government of Liechtenstein. He previously worked for the Prime Minister, where he was responsible for the development of the Blockchain Act.

Tina Balzli
Tina Balzli
Attorney-at-law, LL.M. (NYU), LL.M. (NUS)
Legal Fintech & Blockchain Expert
Tina Balzli

Tina is a renowned and trusted legal Fintech and Blockchain expert and Attorney-at-law. She is currently a Partner at PwC Switzerland, heading the Legal Banking, Fintech and Blockchain Department.

Torje Vingen Sunde
Torje Vingen Sunde
CTO
Abendum AS
Torje Vingen Sunde

Torje is the CFO of UNISOT and the CTO of Abendum. He worked previously with KPMG as an auditor. He was also in the Officer Candidate School and student pilot trials of the Norwegian Air Force.

Urs Bernegger
Urs Bernegger
Head of Trading & Credit Platform
SEBA Bank AG
Urs Bernegger

Urs is an expert of global Foreign Exchange Markets. He has spent more than three decades building and managing voice and electronic trading businesses out of Switzerland and the US.

Valentin Ade
Valentin Ade
Journalist
Finanz und Wirtschaft
Valentin Ade

Valentin is an editor with the leading Swiss economic media publication “Finanz und Wirtschaft”. He writes about banks and financial service providers, the financial center of Switzerland and the digitization of the industry.

Zach Resnick
Zach Resnick
Managing Partner
Unbounded Capital
Zach Resnick

Zach co-founded Unbounded Capital in 2018. Unbounded Capital invests in the Bitcoin (BSV) ecosystem via early stage equity in companies building on top of Bitcoin as well as asset and derivative exposure to Bitcoin itself.

Zachary Weiner
Zachary Weiner
Founder
VXPass.com
Zachary Weiner

Zack is the founder of VXPASS, a digital vaccination verification and administration platform built on the BSV blockchain. Zack has 15 years of software development experience, including the last 4 years spent in the blockchain sector.

Dr. Craig S. Wright
Dr. Craig S. Wright
Chief Scientist
nChain
Dr. Craig S. Wright

Craig is the creator of Bitcoin under the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto. He leads nChain in developing one of the largest blockchain patent portfolios with over 1000 pending applications and over 150 granted.

Congressman Darren Soto
Congressman Darren Soto
U.S. Representative (FL-9)
Congressman Darren Soto

Elected in 2016, Darren Soto represents Central Florida in Congress. He fights every day to create high paying jobs, increase access to higher education, and ensure clean water, land, and air for his constituents.

Douglas Rushkoff
Douglas Rushkoff
Author & Host
Team Human
Douglas Rushkoff

An author and documentarian, Douglas Rushkoff was named one of the world’s 10 most influential thinkers by MIT. His talks are a culmination of his pioneering work, and an infallible source of what’s to come.