ETHLend will be participating in New York blockchain week during May, with a bigger crew then ever. Our Founder & CEO Stani, COO Jordan, CMO Nolvia, blockchain architect Jitendra and growth manager Martin are all going to be there. This is why we're going to organize a local MeetUp for our community members and anyone interested in the overall topic.
ETHLend has an important announcement to make and we will share it during our live session, so stay tuned!
Save the date: Saturday, May 12th
Address: 896 Dekalb Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11221
Our venue is a former bank from early 1900s. Originally built to house the Bankers Trust Company, the Brooklyn Bank venue is a newly renovated event space that features exposed bricks, high ceilings, furnished lofts overlooking the cathedral windows. It's going to be amazing!
Agenda for the evening is the following:
18.00 - Doors open for guests
18.30 - Welcome drinks and networking
19.00 - Opening remarks by Stani Kulechov, CEO of ETHLend
19.10 - ETHLend Keynote followed by Q&A session
19.30 - Rob Viglione, Co-Founder of ZenCash
19.50 - Gregory Van den Bergh, Co-founder of Bankorus
20.10 - Networking and drinks
21.00 - Event ends and doors close
ETHLend is a live dApp (decentralized application) running on the Ethereum main net. With smart contracts we can create a global and secure p2p lending market. Since mid December we have done over 12000 ETH worth of loans, that is a total value of over 10m$.
Please meet our guest speaker Rob Viglione, Co-founder of ZenCash and President of the Zen Blockchain Foundation. ZenCash is a privacy-oriented cryptocurrency focused on usability, with a deep focus in research and development. Rob is also a PhD Candidate in Finance, and his research interests span cryptofinance, venture capital, and asset pricing. He also teaches a “Bitcoin & Blockchain Applications in Finance” course at UofSC and volunteers to help create startup societies with the Seasteading Institute.
We are happy to announce our second guest speaker - Gregory Van den Bergh, Co-Founder and CEO of Bankorus. He's the inventor of China's first robo-advisor system, Gregory worked at Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management and for MAN-GLG, one of the largest hedge funds in the world. Greg graduated from Oxford University, studied at Harvard and has an MBA from the Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business.
Come learn more about blockchain applications, decentralization and tokenization, Smart contracts and how all of this could change the future of FinTech as we know it.
We will also be serving beer, wine and snacks for our guests, so make sure to come on time.