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East Bay Alumni: Non-Fungible Tokens – Disruptive Innovation?

DAR, Chapter Events, East Bay
Sep
29

Virtual |
September 29, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm

NFTs (Non-fungible tokens) are gaining tremendous traction and momentum, becoming the latest new and big thing. What are they? What has enabled their fast growth? What are the underpinning technologies? What investment opportunities do they offer?  What are the most promising applications?  What are the potential career opportunities? 

The East Bay Chapter of the Berkeley Haas Alumni Network, together with the Berkeley Haas Alumni Cryptoeconomics Interest Group, cordially invite you to join us for a stimulating panel discussion with 3 NFT visionaries and practitioners.  

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Panelists:

  • Eric Arsenault, Head of Ecosystem and DAO at Rarible, a leading NFT marketplace. Eric is a pioneer of DAO (Decentralized Autonomous Organization).
  • Nitin Gaur, Founder & Director of IBM Digital Asset Labs, CTO of IBM World Wire, Research and Portfolio Manager of the digital asset & DeFi fund Portal Asset Management.

  • Layne LaFrance, Product Lead, Flow, a blockchain that supports the next generation of games, apps and digital assets & Co-Founder of CryptoKitties at Dapper Labs.

Moderator:

  • Coco Kee, Haas FTMBA ‘02, Managing Partner, Co-Founder of Kee Global Advisors, a Fintech/blockchain/digital & crypto assets advisory and investment firm. 

The Haas Cryptoeconomics Interest Group is run by Haas alumni interested in decentralized technology, its applications and cryptoeconomics.  For information about the group and this event, please contact Zhanara Amans, (zhanara_amans@yahoo.com),  Greg Howell (gwhowell@berkeley.edu) or Coco Kee (cocokee@berkeley.edu)