Slush Tokyo 2018 is back. Speakers have been announced one after another. Today we are announcing the arrival of the CTO of Ripple, Co-Founder of IOTA and the Director of Operations at ConsenSys. These three keynote speakers will share their views on blockchain technology, global cryptocurrency markets, and their explosive growth in Japan. We expect them to have a positive impact on Japanese society and the world.
Stefan Thomas – Ripple
Dominik Schiener – IOTA
Dominik Schiener is the Co-Founder of IOTA, a revolutionary new distributed ledger technology for the Internet of Things, and a non-profit foundation based in Berlin, Germany. He has been involved with Blockchain-based projects since 2011 and has had several startups in Switzerland, the UK and Norway.
John Lilic – ConsenSys
John Lilic is the Director of Operations at ConsenSys, a Brooklyn-based software-production studio.On the for profit side, dedicated to delivering solutions that enable companies across industries and geographies to benefit from simplified technology landscapes, integrated processes, streamlined operations and improved agility and performance the Ethereum blockchain ecosystem delivers. On the non profit side, John is the co-founder of Code to Inspire is a 501c3 filed non-profit committed to educating female students in Afghanistan and improving their technical literacy by teaching them how to code and helping them find employment as programmers.