Larry Li, Managing Partner Amino Capital: Predictions for Crypto/Blockchain 2018 #blockchaintech

Larry Li, Managing Partner Amino Capital Larry founded Amino Capital (Formerly known as zPark Capital) in 2012, and he also co-founded TEEC Angel Fund in 2010 (portfolio including ZOOM). His passion is helping entrepreneurs build disruptive products in big data, consumer electronics, drones, enterprise services and et.al. He led investment on fast growing companies, such as Human Longevity Inc., Ozlo, Orah4i, Assemblage (acquired by Cisco – NYSE: CSCO), Orbeus (acquired by Amazon – NYSE: AMZN), Skycatch, and Trustlook among over 100 early stage startups. Larry got his B.E degree from Tsinghua University and M.E degree at University of Florida. Being a successful investor Larry has also been actively giving back to the societies, contributing to many nonprofit communities. He is a board member of UCAHP, a founding contributor of Tsinghua 100 Education Fund, Vice Chairman of TEEC North America, and Vice President of Tsinghua Business School Alumni Association at US West. Larry is a frequent speaker at international investment conferences, and mentor for Stanford incubator programs.

Jack Saba, CoFounder Day One Investments: Predictions for Crypto/Blockchain 2018 #blockchaintech

Jack Saba, CoFounder Day One Investments and Day One Consulting to aid international economic development by bringing the Blockchain to emerging markets. Day One Investments is an emerging Seed and Series A fund that is sector agnostic and Blockchain specific. At Draper University, he worked with over 200 entrepreneurs from more than 50 countries as they navigated business development, leadership, and fundraising challenges.

Sean Bennett, CoFounder/CTO Stronghold: Predictions for Crypto/Blockchain 2018 #blockchaintech

Sean Bennett, CoFounder/CTO Stronghold, an institutional asset management platform for cryptographic assets. Sean is an experienced software engineer with an extensive background in crypto. Having starting experimenting with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in 2011, he would later go on to build and operate a regulations-compliant service in New Zealand for users to store and move USD and other fiat currencies on distributed ledger technologies such as Stellar. Before joining Stronghold, as CTO of LINCD, he architected and managed the execution of commercial blockchain and smart contract implementations across multiple crypto protocols in the financial services and supply chain & logistics industries. Sean regularly leads blockchain related seminars and workshops for both developers and decision makers.

Alex Bessonov, Founder/CEO BitClave: Predictions for Crypto/Blockchain 2018 #blockchaintech

Alex Bessonov, Founder/CEO BitClave Alex is a Senior Engineering Leader and Executive with over 20 years of experience in the Software and Security Industry. Prior to founding BitClave, a blockchain startup, Alex has served as the Founder and General Manager at whiteCryption, a security and cryptography-oriented company. Alex led whiteCryption to millions of dollars of revenue, while at the same time amassing numerous Fortune 500 clients. More recently, Alex has served as the Chief Security Officer at LG Electronics, overseeing all product lines as well as heading a large effort to remodel and centralize the company’s security team. In the past, Alex has also held multiple leadership and engineering positions at companies such as NXP, Microsoft, and eBay.