Gilles Fedak is CEO of iEx.ec which just raised $12 million in less than 3 hours on 19 April. Gilles is a research scientist in Desktop Grid Computing at the French National Institute for Computer Science (INRIA) and an authority on high-performance distributed computing via the blockchain.
Yoichi Hirai is Formal Verification Engineer for the Ethereum Foundation. He will talk about his efforts to verify smart contracts and the distributed consensus algorithm at the heart of the new proof-of-stake protocols.
Raphaël Mazet is co-founder of Alice.si, an Ethereum app for social impact. Before his work on Alice, he worked for ten years in corporate relations and digital advocacy in Europe, Latin America and the U.S.
Guy Benartzi is CEO of Bancor. He and his colleague Eyal Hertzog, Bancor’s Chief Architect and Head of Product Development, will talk about fundraising with blockchain tech and the new business cases that are viable as the technology becomes more accessible.