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Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Expert Panel and Networking Mixer
Join us for a Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Expert Panel and Networking Mixer on 7/17 Tuesday, 2018 from 6pm-8pm at General Assembly, 225 Bush St, San Francisco, CA 94104. RSVP Now! An RSVP on Meetup does not grant you a valid RSVP ticket for this event. You must RSVP for Early Bird $10 or General Tickets $15 on Eventbrite RSVP Now at Are you looking to network with professionals who are particularly interested in learning Cryptocurrency and Blockchain? Are you interested in learning from a highly skilled group of leaders about this trending concept that is reinventing our financial system? Come and meet other like-minded professionals. This is also the perfect event for anyone from other industries and backgrounds who wants to network and learn more in general. We encourage everyone to come and enjoy this panel and networking event at General Assembly in San Francisco. RSVP Now! An RSVP on Meetup does not grant you a valid RSVP ticket for this event. You must RSVP for Early Bird $10 or General Tickets $15 on Eventbrite RSVP Now at Event Agenda and Info: 6:00pm to 6:45pm: Networking 6:45pm to 7:10pm: Expert Panel 7:10pm to 8:00pm: More Networking Complimentary drinks from our lead sponsor General Assembly. RSVP Now! An RSVP on Meetup does not grant you a valid RSVP ticket for this event. You must RSVP for Early Bird $10 or General Tickets $15 on Eventbrite RSVP Now at ~~EXPERT PANEL~~ Titus, Richard RICHARD D TITUS - MANAGING PARTNER Named one of the Wired 100 in 2010, serial entrepreneur and executive Richard D. Titus has a passion for technology & innovation. Companies Richard has cofounded and led include Razorfish, Schematic & Videoplaza. His last startup,, was co-founded in 2013 and sold in 2016 to Breezeworks, his fifth exit in a row. He and partner Marissa Kim co-founded ARK in 2017 focussed on advising companies on the blockchain, business strategy and tokenization. Richard is an experienced Blockchain investor and is an active advisor whose completed token sales include AdEx, Blockchain Terminal, PILLAR, HIVE PROJECT, LOCI, PO.ET & SCIENCE. Current ICO’s include 22X, Menlo One, MetaCert, OMEGA ONE and GUARDIAN CIRCLE. Until February 2017, Richard led customer experience for Samsung Electronics (CE / Visual Display division). While there he was the group leader for the global user experience & design teams in addition to US-based product planning & new product development functions for all Consumer Electronics. Richard previously held senior leadership roles at the British Broadcasting Corporation (Future Media Controller) where he launched iPlayer and the BBC mobile service and subsequently served as CEO of Associated Northcliffe Digital the digital holding company of DMGT (the Daily Mail). Richard currently lives in San Francisco with his two children. Christina Gagnier Christina Gagnier leads the Internet, Intellectual Property & Technology practice at Gagnier Margossian LLP, with a specialization in information privacy, blockchain technology, international regulatory affairs and technology transactions. Gagnier has served as a member of the Federal Communication Commission’s Consumer Advisory Committee and California Attorney General Kamala Harris’ Cyber-Exploitation Task Force. Christina has been a subject matter expert on Cyber Exploitation to California's Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST). In addition to her practice, Gagnier is Adjunct Faculty at the University of California at Irvine School of Law, teaching privacy law and serving as clinical faculty for the Intellectual Property, Arts, and Technology Clinic. Patrick Baron Patrick Baron is President of Ambisafe, a blockchain software company founded in 2015 with more than 115 employees globally. Ambisafe has helped launch more than 40 ICOs that raised over $300M cumulatively. Ambisafe also operates, an ICO hosting platform and decentralized security token exchange that uses smart contracts to enforce securities rules. Patrick is an Adjunct Instructor of Blockchain at the FinTech School and is a Consultancy Advisor to Blockchain at Berkeley. RSVP Now! An RSVP on Meetup does not grant you a valid RSVP ticket for this event. You must RSVP for Early Bird $10 or General Tickets $15 on Eventbrite RSVP Now at Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Expert Panel and Networking Mixer at General Assembly on 7/17/18 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT) General Assembly is a pioneer in education and career transformation, specializing in today’s most in-demand skills. As the leading source for training, staffing, and career transitions, General Assembly fosters a flourishing community of professionals pursuing careers they love. Learn more here. By signing up for this event you consent to receive news and emails from General Assembly Our Event Host - David Mitroff, Ph.D. David is a sought-after speaker on a wide range of topics from social media to peak performance. Through his consulting, lectures, training and keynotes David Mitroff, Ph.D. ( has educated more than 25,000 business owners. He is an Instructor for the University of California at Berkeley's Internal Diploma Business program and a Google Mentor for the Google Developers Launchpad program. He has been featured media expert for NBC, ABC, San Francisco Business Times, Hospitality Technology, California Lawyer, and more. Porefessional-Connector-Event Professional Connector: a vision of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. @ProfConnector @DavidMitroff Professional Connector. A vision of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. We organize and promote hundreds of Bay Area business networking and social mixers to specifically target Business Strategies and Small Medium Business Enterprises and provide industry professionals with a chance to make new business and personal connections, build their network, find new clients, and expand their business. We bring the SF Bay Area working community together and strive to promote positive business relationships. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Why & Who should attend this event? Professionals who want to socialize, entrepreneurs, business owners, attorneys, bankers, real estate developers, physicians, technology gurus, sales and marketing experts, and others will greatly benefit from attending and networking with each other at this event. Want to learn more about digital marketing strategies? Join us for the event to find out more. Want to learn more about Cryptocurrency? Join us during the event to find out more. Want to know some traits a successful CEO has or how to Think Like A CEO? Come check out our event and we will talk about this topic. How many people show up? Our events usually see anywhere from 45 to 400 people depending on the venue. We make sure people are open and approachable, regardless of how many people show up. You will be able to meet and talk to anyone; our greeters will be there to make introductions and keep things moving. What to Bring: Bring your business cards. Bring at least one card for the event organizer, so we can enter you in a raffle. How to Dress: This is after work networking, so even if you did not work...pretend and dress like you did! We all look good when we dress professionally. We always take pictures at our events, so you want to look your best! Photography: Our events are photographed for our Websites and Social Media sites. By attending our event, you give us permission to take photographs and use the images. All participants at our events are beautiful people and are subject to be photographed and used to promote future events. RSVP Now! An RSVP on Meetup does not grant you a valid RSVP ticket for this event. You must RSVP for Early Bird $10 or General Tickets $15 on Eventbrite RSVP Now at

General Assembly - SF

225 Bush St. (5th Floor) · San Francisco, CA


What we're about

Business and Social Networking Events for San Francisco Bay Area Entrepreneurs and Professionals to create new business and personal connections, find new clients, and identify business opportunities.

Our members include successful entrepreneurs, startup founders, small business owners, business executives, technology gurus, attorneys, bankers, angel investors, real estate developers, franchise owners, local retail and restaurant owners, physicians, and other San Francisco Bay Area professionals. Our events are attended by 45 to 75+ professionals from our groups on Meetup, Linkedin, Biznik, Facebook and more.

Our organizer David Mitroff, Ph.D. ( is the Founder and Chief Consultant of Piedmont Avenue Consulting (, which was built around his networking, marketing, and creative business consulting skills. David invites high level professionals from his expansive network of contacts, internet and social media groups, client portfolio, friends, and you to our networking events. David introduces the right people to each other resulting in greater business and personal growth.

We make our networking events easy by having greeters at the door to not only welcome you - they introduce you to others, along with having events in elegant San Francisco East Bay locations, making it fun to meet new people.

We keep you informed and connected to the best San Francisco Bay Area networking, social, business, music, charity, and after work events - If we post an event, members of the group will be their to enjoy the event with you!

We encourage and support businesses our members represent, however do not allow promoting or recruiting other members to sell third-party products or services. We have a no MLM Policy. (

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