Fintech conference Keynote 2015 will be held in Los Angeles on August 3

Announcements | July 31, 2015 By:

Keynote 2015 will be held at The Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles on August 3.

The event will spotlight the revolutionary “distributed ledger” technology also known as the blockchain, the underlying backbone of popular cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. Keynote 2015 will also look at how this sector is expected to impact the NASDAQ, global banking and the investment arena.

Keynote 2015 will gather representatives from top payments companies such as Paypal, Square, Uber and JP Morgan, along with venture capital groups, investors from the digital currency community, and an audience of 500 financial executives.

Confirmed Speakers are:

  • Peter Smith, CEO, Blockchain.info
  • Will O’Brien, limited partner, Blockchain Capital
  • Caterina Rindi, manager, Swarm
  • Micah Winkelspecht, CEO, Gem
  • Steve Kirsch, CEO, Token.io
  • Brock Pierce, managing partner, Blockchain Capital
  • Aaron Cooper, trial attorney, Computer Crime & Intellectual Property Section, Dept. of Justice
  • Rafe Furst, co-founder, Crowdfunder
  • Brian Klein, partner, Baker Marquart LLP
  • Surash Ramamurthi, chairman, CBW Bank
  • Marco Santori, lawyer, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
  • Michael Whitmire, CEO, Floqast
  • Daniel Palacio, founder, Authy
  • Veronica McGregor, head of U.S. payments group, Hogan Lovells
  • Harry Yeh, managing partner, Binary Financial
  • Femi Olutade, lead payments engineer, Lyft
  • Hemmy So, senior legal counsel, Twitter

The event will be not only be open to those already familiar with the blockchain, but anyone else who is interested in knowing more about this disruptive technology.