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Speakers on the Rise of Bitcoin

by Maddie Glading
Diane Swonk Greg Williams Michael Steep

If you’ve been watching Bitcoin’s rise over the past six months, you’re probably wondering what the popular cryptocurrency means for your business. These speakers talk about Bitcoin, blockchain, and how to take advantage of the Fintech wave:

To better understand how bitcoin could affect the global marketplace:

  • Diane Swonk, World-renowned economist and former member of the Federal Reserve Board and the Council of Economic Advisers for the White House

For a talk on how to change your business model to take advantage of inventions including bitcoin:

  • Mike Steep, Executive Director, Stanford Engineering Center for Disruptive Technology and Digital Cities, and Former SVP of Global Business Operations at PARC Xerox

To hear how bitcoin and blockchain will shake up the ways we do business:

  • Tom Wheeler, former Chairman of the FCC and legendary telecom executive 

For an overview of what bitcoin is, how it began, and how it will evolve:

To hear from an expert on big advances in fintech and other areas—and what might be the next “bitcoin”: 

  • Neil Jacobstein, Chair of the AI and Robotics Track at Singularity University

To learn what those covering the financial industry think of bitcoin:

  • Jon Steinberg, CEO of Cheddar, who regularly reports from the NY Stock Exchange floor

Let me know if you’d like to talk more about having a top blockchain expert speak at your next event. And, if you’re interested, check out our latest blog “Blockchain 101: What It Is and Why It Matters.”

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