Speaker Spotlight | Eric Brown

Eric Brown is the CEO and President of Aliant Payment Systems Inc., the first merchant processing company in the country to accept crypto payments.  Aliant Payments just recently partnered up with the Litecoin Foundation to help bring mass adoption to Litecoin payments.  We asked Eric a few questions about his experience in the payments industry and his thoughts on the […]

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Speaker Spotlight – Arjan Schütte

Arjan Schütte is the Founder and Managing Partner of Core Innovation Capital, a leading venture capital fund investing in financial services companies that empower everyday Americans.  Arjan is a passionate advocate for market-based financial inclusion.  We got the opportunity to ask Arjan a few questions about his perspective on digital money from his many years of experience in the fintech world.  […]

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Speaker Spotlight | Siri Srinivas

  Siri Srinivas is an Investment Analyst at Draper Associates, an early stage capital firm founded by Tim Draper.  We had an opportunity to ask her a few questions from an investors perspective on the future of digital money, blockchain, and cryptocurrency.  You can catch Siri at the State of Digital Money 2018, moderating the panel on Digital Banking Transformation. […]

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Speaker Spotlight | Mike Kane

Mike Kane is the Co-Founder of Hydrogen and the robo-advisor Hedgeable.  We got the opportunity to ask Mike a few questions about the Hydrogen platform, blockchain technology, and his experience in the digital money space.  We’re excited to have Mike join us on the discussion of fintech and the transformation of digital banking at the State of Digital Money 2018: SODM: […]

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Speaker Spotlight | Klas Bäck

  Klas Bäck is the General Manager of International & Payment Strategy at Braintree, a Paypal Service.  We are very excited to have Klas join us on the discussion of payment innovations on a global scale.  We were grateful for the opportunity to feature Klas this week and ask a few questions about his work and his stance on the […]

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Speaker Spotlight | Jesse Lund

We are excited to be welcoming Jesse Lund, Vice President of IBM Blockchain, to the State of Digital Money 2018.  We had an opportunity to ask Jesse a few questions and talk more about his work at IBM Blockchain and his thoughts for the future of digital money:   SODM: You cut your teeth at Wells Fargo for almost two […]

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Speaker Spotlight | Christian Martin

Christian Martin is the CEO of TeraGroup and Executive Director for the Wallstreet Blockchain Alliance.  We are excited to have him return as a speaker for the State of Digital Money 2018.  In anticipation for this year’s event, we took a moment to chat with Christian to learn more about his work in the finance and blockchain world and what […]

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Paul Puey / CEO / Airbitz

Airbitz Paul Puey: Keep It Simple, Keep It Decentralized

In 1997 Paul Puey graduates from the University of California, Berkeley, and “Google” is registered as a domain name. He will spend a decade in Silicon Valley, and another six years running small businesses before becoming frustrated with the inefficiencies of the financial and payment industry. He will discover bitcoin, and will follow the rabbit hole like many before and […]

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