February 19th, 2019
Fenwick & West LLP
555 California St, San Francisco, CA 94103
This event will feature two panels. The first panel will be focused on the intersection of ecosystem versus enterprise. The second panel will discuss the landscape of Crypto Funds in 2019 and beyond.
Education - Advisory - Connection
Ecosystem VS Enterprise
The Blockchain community is divided into two distinct factions. These are the ecosystem and enterprise.
The ecosystem consists of the Blockchain maximalists, early crypto adoptors, and startup founders.
The enterprise consists of corporations such as IBM, Oracle and Microsoft who are working on large scale commercialization of Blockchain technology.
In this panel, we will bring together representatives of both factions to discuss the positive role both parties play in moving Blockchain technology forward.
Crypto Funds Now
In the crazy haze of 2017 many of Crypto funds emerged to take advantage of ICO opportunity. Many of these funds have come and gone as the price of crypto has entered a bear market.
This panel will interview a series of early fund managers that established there prior to the hype and continue lead the industry into the next stage. This panel will discuss:
What drew them to the crypto fund space
What opportunity they saw
What challenges they are currently facing
Their strategy for surviving and thriving
What opportunity they see going forward